Visit Cuba

Visit Cuba

Experience what only Cuba can offer through its culture, history, natural beauty, and people, with the following tours.

Please call 800-321-2121 to book one of these tours.

Colors of Cuba »

This 5-night program will showcase Cienfuegos, known as the "Pearl of the South" on the shores of bay of the same name; the colonial-style postcard destination town of Trinidad; and Havana, the most colorful capital. Explore the Trinidad area in the Escambray mountains and meander through the elegant historical center of Cienfuegos. Then venture to the city to take in Havana's rich culture and history by visiting various community projects, art galleries and even taking a salsa lesson. This people to people program will give you a thorough and interactive insight into Cuba's people and history, including the importance of its customs and culture.

Havana Getaway »

Experience the best of Havana from its glorious architecture, fascinating community projects and welcoming people on this 4 night getaway. This people-to-people program will allow you to interact with local people from all walks of life to truly understand this island nation. Visit a community project involving residents of all ages to learn about Havana's recent preservation projects and history, and embark on a day trip to Cuba's Las Terrazas region to visit the site of the earliest surviving coffee plantations in Cuba and see native flora and fauna.

Varadero Getaway »

Base yourself in the exclusive tropical peninsula of Varadero on this 4-night program. Spend each day discovering a new destination such as the Matanzas province, the metropolitan yet classic soul of Havana, driving across the island to the south and seeing the wonderful panoramas along the way. The famous Bay of Pigs and its site museum is a historical highlight, and a visit to the Crocodile Breeding Center in the Zapata swamp area lets you get up close and personal with Cuba's flora and fauna. This journey takes you to experience Cuba with local flair and beyond the obvious!

Booking a Cuba Tour/Package

All Cuba tour packages are booked through AAVacations reservation representatives at 800-321-2121. The Cuba tours are supplied by Cuba Travel Services (CTS). All packages must include air; land only packages are not available for Cuba tours.

  • Cuba tours require booking at least 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cuba tours cannot be placed on hold; customers are automatically registered for the tour once purchased. A $300.00 non-refundable deposit per person (including infants under 2) is required at the time of booking.
  • The remaining balance of the tour is due 90 calendar days prior to departure. In the event the final payment is not received 90 days prior to departure, the booking is subject to cancellation. If money collected on the package exceeds the deposit then a Future Travel Credit may be requested based on the cancellation policy below.
  • Hotel rooms for Cuba tours are based on a maximum occupancy of two; you must book an additional room for more than 2 occupants (including infants under 2). Special requests can be made but are not guaranteed.
  • Pre-Departure Protection Waiver is not offered for Cuba tours
  • Customers must be 18 years or older to purchase a Cuba tour package


Change and Cancellation Penalties

  • Revision Fee: A handling fee of $50 per transaction will be charged for any altercation or revision made to a confirmed reservation. This is in addition to standard AAVacations change fees of $50 per person.
  • Name Changes and Corrections: any name changes at least 30 days in advance will incur a $150 per person name change fee, $50 per transaction handling fee and the standard AAVacations $50 per person change fee. Name changes are not permitted within 30 days of departure.
  • Decrease in passengers: a decrease in number of passengers will be treated as a cancellation, remaining travelers are responsible for all original charges
  • Voluntary date changes:

The following chart applies to voluntary date changes and fees:

Change Date Change Fee
Greater than 60 days $50 per booking + the standard AAVacations $50 per person change fee. Any changes to the date of a Cuba tour must be within 180 days of the originally scheduled trip departure. Otherwise the booking is treated as a cancellation.
60 to 31 days A penalty of 40% of the total tour price will apply + the standard AAVacations $50 per person change fee. The new departure date for a Cuba tour must depart within 180 days of the originally scheduled trip, and the remaining balance of 60% may be applied to a new booking. Otherwise the booking is treated as a cancellation.

30 days

No changes – nonrefundable

The following chart applies to a cancelled Cuba tour booking:

Cancellation Date Cancellation Charge
Up to 91 days prior to departure $300 per person cancellation charge for the tour + standard AAVacations cancellation charges.   FTC will be issued for the remaining balance, if applicable.
90 to 61 days prior to departure 50% per person cancellation charge for the tour + standard AAVacations cancellation charges. FTC will be issued for the remaining balance.
60 to 15 days prior to departure 100% per person cancellation charge for the tour + standard AAVacations cancellation charges. FTC will be issued for the remaining balance.
14 days or less prior to departure Entire package is non-refundable.

Effective as of April 11, 2017