Miami & Havana
Cuba and the Cays
6 Days | April-August, 2019
Starting At $Custom
Norwegian Sky is the largest ship visiting Cuba, offering 4-day cruises that overnight in Havana and unlimited drinks to all guests. U.S. Tours Voyages opens the door to the Cuban spirit with a nice Little Havana Pre-Cruise package, and then NCL opens the door to Cuba’s soul in Havana. Come and be captivated by her larger-than-life culture, sultry rhythms and weathered beauty. Come and stroll along the evocative Malecón, the quintessentially Cuban thoroughfare. This is your chance to visit Havana with a smaller investment of both time and money.
Miami Pre-Cruise Package Includes:
Norwegian Sky Cruise Package Includes:
Day 1 – Arrive Miami, FL
Arrive in Miami and check into your hotel for an overnight stay. Tonight, you enjoy dinner at La Carreta, known for Cuban classics like ropa vieja & picadillo served in a hacienda-style setting. After dinner, you stop in Domino Park for live music, mojitos and ice cream.
Day 2 – Miami – Little Havana – Set Sail
After breakfast this morning, you will meet a local guide for a Little Havana Art Tour. Little Havana boasts a thriving arts and culture scene with a distinctly Cuban flair. The streets are colorful with both painted and mosaic tile murals. They depict symbols of Cuba, like tropical fruit, musical instruments, dominos, and cigars, while others illustrate Cuban legends, from poet and revolutionary Jose Marti to the singer Celia Cruz who once performed in the neighborhood.
This afternoon you board the Norwegian Sky, the largest U.S. cruise ship offering cruises to Cuba. The ship sets sail at 5:00 pm. From the moment you step aboard, you’ll see that the Norwegian Sky offers something for everyone. Your options are nearly limitless with 10 dining options, 11 bars and lounges, an onboard spa and a casino that has all of your favorite games and slots.
Day 3 – Havana, Cuba
Colorful clothes blur by you as dancers move to the beat of salsa. Wisps of cigar smoke swirl above the heads of locals enjoying a game of dominos. Chilled glasses clink in rhythm to trumpet notes as you savor mojitos and live jazz. Be among the first to explore Havana with Norwegian and experience the sabor of Cuba. Stroll colorful attractions as bright classic cars cruise wide boulevards. Learn the secret of the country’s famed cigars or see the 16th century fort, Castillo De Los Tres Reyes Del Morro, overlooking the entrance to Havana Bay. Immerse yourself in artistic masterpieces and get a taste of delicious local cuisine. Cruising into Cuba with Norwegian is more than a vacation – it’s historic.
Day 4 – Havana, Cuba
The door to Cuba’s soul, Havana captivates with its larger-than-life culture, sultry rhythms and weathered beauty. Take a relaxing stroll along the evocative Malecón, the quintessentially Cuban thoroughfare and get lost among the Baroque facades and colonial cobblestone streets of Old Havana. Visit the grandiose Capitolio Nacional and explore the world-class art collection at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, which showcases everything from colonial-era paintings to countless masterpieces from Cuba’s famed Vanguard period. Enjoy a friendly game of dominoes with the locals. Sip a daiquiri at Hemingway’s favorite haunt, El Floridita, happen upon a live jazz group and simply savor the eclectic moment in this unique corner of the Americas.
Day 5 – Great Stirrup Bay, Bahamas
Enjoy a visit to Great Stirrup Cay, the idyllic island paradise reserved just for Norwegian Cruise Line guests. Stroll along soft, white-sand beaches and enjoy the many activities we have to offer. Snorkel and see underwater delights, kayak in crystal-clear water, then get revved up on a WaveRunner® adventure. The fun is endless here. Grab a bite at our new 8,500- square foot beach buffet and simply relax in your private beachfront cabana. This tropical paradise is just for you. Take advantage.
Day 6 – Return to Miami, FL
This morning, the ship docks in Miami. Upon docking, you will disembark and return your group to their motorcoach, or transfer to the airport for your travel home.