Prince Regent River Cruise

I had a great time....the boat was terrific. The staff gave 100% effort all the time. Great locations, great food, great fun and great company....

J Harrison | Sydney, Australia
 

Cuba

Cuba

Take an adventure holiday in CUBA with World Expeditions, one of the world’s leading travel companies.

Cuba is an extraordinary, enigmatic country and strikingly different from its Caribbean neighbours – with an eclectic mix of historical occupations adding to its appeal. Colonised by the Spanish from the 15th century, much of the indigenous populations were wiped out and replaced by African slaves. The British ruled for a short period in the 19th century, before the US took control of the island in 1902. Despite its many revolutions and somewhat turbulent history, Cuba today is a place of peace, beauty and ancient intrigues.  Havana, Cuba’s capital city is a declared World Heritage Site and an exciting city full of music and colourful culture. In contrast the countryside is peaceful with beautiful vistas of soaring mountains carpeted in thick rainforests, gentle waterfalls, sandy beaches, exotic flora, sugarcane fields and citrus groves.


Featured Adventures

Cuba by Bike

Cuba is a Caribbean gem that is ideally suited to cycle touring and discovery. From the cobbled streets of Havana to the crags of Vinales, and the beautiful Caribbean Coastline, this trip offers everyone with an adventurous spirit the chance to immerse themselves into Cuba's vibrant culture.
12 days |

Cuba on Foot

Combine Cuba's stunning heritage and spectacular scenery on a series of hikes
15 days |

Mexico and Cuba Explorer

This journey traces Mayan archaeological and cultural attractions of Mexico and colonial architecture and Latin American flavour of Cuba. This unique itinerary takes in the memorable highlights and picturesque scenery of Mexico and Cuba.
16 days |
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The Weather in Cuba

Cuba is a hot sub-tropical climate all year round. Most rain falls between May and October and hurricanes can occur in autumn (August to November). Humidity varies between 75 per cent and 95 per cent. Cooler months are January to April when the least rain falls.November-April is the preferred months to travel to Cuba, when the day temperatures are in the 70s-80s F/23-32 C, with nights in the 60s-70s F/15-27 C. Trade winds keep things tolerable when the heat and humidity rise, and it's usually warm and sunny. September-October is the peak of the hurricane season. August can be stiflingly hot -- no wind and little rain. We recommend you pack lightweight cottons and linens most of the year; the high humidity makes it unwise to wear synthetics close to the skin. Light waterproofs are advisable all year round.

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