b'Best of CubaCamaguey, Trinidad, Remedios, HavanaEmbark on a transformational journey from Central toMonday - TuesdayTRINIDAD Western Cuba, where the vibrant tapestry of history, traditionDrive to Trinidad for two nights. and artistic expression intertwine. Be immersed in authenticStroll the cobblestone streets while meeting artists and artisans experiences, from the breathtaking landscapes that showcasein Colonial Trinidad de Cuba and learn the history and evolution natures brilliance to the rich cultural heritage in each city andof the sugar industry in the Valley of the Sugar Mills. town. Engage with warm-hearted locals, forging meaningful connections that reveal the true spirit of the country. Embrace the best of Cuba on a comprehensive journey through CubasWednesday - ThursdayREMEDIOS past and present. Drive through the Escambray Mountains to Santa Clara for a short visit and lunch, then continue to Remedios for two 9 nights|Arrivals at Ignacio Agramonte International nights in privately owned B&B accommodations.Airport in Camaguy; 2 Nights in Camaguy; 2 Nights in Trinidad;The colonial town of Remedios is home to an intangible UNESCO 2 Nights in Remedios; 3 Nights in Havana; Departures fromWorld Heritage tradition, the Parrrandas of Remedios, Cubas Jose Marti International Airport, Havanaoldest festival. Although the colorful celebration takes place over only a few days around Christmas, preparations occupy the two Saturday - SundayCAMAGUYrival neighborhoods all year, for the best costumes, ornate lighted Flight arrivals at 10:15 AM in Camaguy for two nights.displays and floats, and exuberant fireworks, music and parades. Discover Camagey, one of Cubas most captivating gems. AsWell examine the history of Remedios and its festivalthe largest one of the seven original Spanish settlements, Camagey holdsParrandas in Cuba, and meet the individuals who design and a significant place in Cuban history. Renowned as the hub of aconstruct the myriad parts that make up this unique street festival, region devoted to cattle breeding and the sugar industry fromwhile we connect with the daily lives of Cubans in a small town.the 18th to 20th centuries, Camageys heritage is as diverse as it is fascinating. Wander through. Immerse yourself in theFriday - SundayHAVANA vibrant arts community that thrives within this cultural haven. Explore Havanas rich history, its well-preserved colonial ar-Explore the UNESCO World Heritage SiteCamageys windingchitecture in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old Havana. colonial streets and main squares - by pedicab, an intimateDelight in the citys cultural heritage - a captivating fusion of introduction to the pulse of the citys streets and residents.Afro-Cuban, Spanish and Caribbean influences - its vibrant Stroll the historic streets, stopping in at galleries to meet artists,music scene, traditional rhythms, and thriving art galleries. musicians and entrepreneurs. Experience enriching exchanges as you support individual Cubans who take pride in sharing their culture, traditions Nicknamed The Texas of Cuba, the Camaguy region produc- and stories with you as you immerse yourself in the vibrant es most of the Cubas beef and dairy products. Experiencerhythms, colors and tastes of Havana and experience all that traditional Cuban rural life and learn how farmers and ranchersCubas largest city has to offer.use sustainable, organic practices to grow an array of produce, raise cattle, sheep and horses. Enjoy farm to table dining on fresh, seasonal produce. For detailed day-by-day itineraries, please visit www.conservancytravel.org/cubaContact Us|journeys@conservancytravel.org9'