Zapata Peninsula

Matanzas

Matanzas is also called La Ciudad de los Puentes (The city of bridges) and La Atenas de Cuba (The Athens of Cuba).

Description

Swim and snorkel in the tropical waters of the Caribbean Sea on a tour to Guamá. Discover the beautiful countryside of Matanzas Province, and cross Treasure Lake (Laguna del Tesoro) by motorboat. Visit a crocodile breeding farm and much more.

Program

  • Pick up at your accommodation or hotel in Varadero.
  • Inclusion of tour guide.
  • Leave Varadero heading south through the country side
  • Enjoy the green landscape and the different crops we grow in Cuba
  • Stop in “La Finquita” for a break, there you can try sugar cane juice.
  • Go through Australia town where Fidel Castro set up his military headquarter during the Bay of Pigs invasion
  • Stop in la Boca de Guama, optional with an extra charge visit the crocodile farm and/or the village representing the Cuban natives.
  • Lunch in a restaurant nearby that offers bread and butter, vegetables salad, pork, crab, fish, chicken, dessert, coffee (prices vary depending on choices)
  • Drive to the Bay of Pigs to enjoy the beach (free time to swim)
  • Visit Cave of the Fish (free time to swim)
  • Return to the Hotel in Varadero