Taste of Cuba and the Caribbean

Enjoy a taste of Cuba & the Caribbean on this 11 day cruise from Havana to Cartagena. Explore pristine & remote destinations including Isla de Providencia.

11 Days
Havana to Cartagena
From (CAD)
$ 10,395
Dates & Pricing

2019 Havana > Cartagena

Caribbean playground

Island hopping around the Caribbean is the essence of this itinerary as you spend 11 days on board Scenic Eclipse living out your luxurious island fantasies and discovering the wonders of this spectacular region.
Cuba’s well-preserved cities of Havana and Cienfuegos are waiting for you to explore. While the remote islands and atolls off the coast of Central America and the coastline of Costa Rica are perfectly suited for exploring in ultra-luxury on the World’s First Discovery Yachts.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
201C
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
Havana
Return City:
Cartagena

Selected Itinerary

11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Havana

    Step back in time and welcome to Havana where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening as you are entertained by a performance of Cuban music and dance. The overnight stay allows time at leisure for you to explore by day and by night. Please book your flight to arrive prior to 1pm.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Havana

    Havana is a fascinating city with a faded façade that is the perfect start to your cruise.

    Take a walking tour of Old Havana, follow in the footsteps of Hemingway or visit the house of the artist Fuster. Alternatively, learn about the Cuban staples of rum and cigars or take a ride in a 1950’s vintage car on a panoramic tour of the city.

    Take a Scenic Discovery bicycle tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Maria la Gorda

    Today visit the World Heritage-listed biosphere reserve of Península de Guanahacabibes and the stunning beaches of Maria La Gorda.

    Take a walking tour of the national park or take a bird watching tour. Alternatively explore the nearby pristine Cabo Saint Antonio National Park.

    Take a Scenic Discovery excursion hiking in the national park or a kayak excursion along the coastline.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Cienfuegos

    Founded by French emigrees, Cienfuegos is known as the ‘pearl of the south’.

    This evening at the historical Teatro Tomás Terry witness a moving gospel choir performance.

    With an overnight stay you will have plenty of time to experience the charms of this small city and discover the local music scene.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Cienfuegos

    Visit a local artist’s studio and witness some entertaining street performers.

    Take a walking tour of the historic centre or discover Jardín Botánico. Alternatively, visit Playa Girón and the museum for the Bay of Pigs skirmish.

    Take a Scenic Discovery bicycle tour of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - At sea

    Relax on board or take a class in Scenic Epicure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Isla de Providencia

    Take a tour of the island.

    Take a Scenic Discovery hiking excursion to the top of Morgan’s Head, snorkel nearby Crab Cay and its pristine waters or snorkel the coastline and secluded bays of the island.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Puerto Limón

    Explore the Veragua Rainforest or visit the Jaguar Rescue Centre and the Sloth Sanctuary. Alternatively, take a highlights tour including the Tortuguero Canals or visit a banana and coffee plantation.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Portobelo

    Portobelo on the coast of Panama was an important port during the time of the Spanish conquistadors.

    Travel on the Trans Isthmus Railway to visit the Museum of the Canal or explore the World Heritage-listed ruins of Fort San Lorenzo.  Alternatively tour the World Heritage-listed Casco Viejo historic centre.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - San Blas Islands

    Spend the day relaxing in this archipelago, home to the Guna people and surrounded by crystal clear water and coral reefs swarming with marine life, pristine sandy beaches and coconut palms.

    Scenic Discovery excursions are available from snorkelling, paddling by kayak to relaxing on a beach with a chef-prepared picnic.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Cartagena

    Marvel at the first glimpses of this charming city as you cruise into port this morning. Bid farewell to the crew as you disembark after breakfast taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise. Please book your flight to depart after 12pm.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Your all-inclusive cruise features:
  • Only 228 guests on board
  • 100% spacious Verandah Suites
  • Butler service for every guest
  • Up to ten on board dining experiences, from casual to fine dining
  • Scenic Epicure culinary program
  • Complimentary beverages all day, every day
  • Discovery Leaders / Cruise Directors to guide and assist
  • Engaging education and entertainment program
  • Exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Scenic Discovery excursions

Pricing & Availability