Travelers will see Plaza de Revolution on a panoramic bus tour of Havana and spend Sunday on a walking tour of Old Havana. // © 2016 iStock
May 14-21, 2016; May 21-28, 2016; Oct. 1-8, 2016; Oct. 8-15, 2016; Oct. 15-22, 2016
This fam is offered at a specially discounted rate of $1,890. Agents can bring a companion starting from $2,390. Agents who sell 10 passengers on a regular departure will receive their money back.
Group IST, which has been operating people-to-people Cuba cruises for the last two years, is offering travel agents a discounted rate on a weeklong sailing from Havana to Cienfuegos onboard the luxurious 25-cabin Panorama II. In Havana, travel against will take a bus and walking tour, as well as drink cocktails at one of Ernest Hemingway’s favorite properties: Hotel Ambos Mundos. Other highlights include visiting a tobacco farm in Vinales Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; meeting environmentalists at Guanahacabibes National Park; learning about turtle breeding and snorkeling islands near Cayo Largo; meeting local artists in Trinidad; and visiting the local farmers’ market and local musicians in the historic center of Cienfuegos. The cruise includes round-trip airfare from Miami to Cuba, the cruise itself, people-to-people programming, port charges, taxes and all meals.