For Educators

We at SST take education very seriously so we've built out a trip special for educators!

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All-inclusive Cuba Tour Built Special for Educators

This package is made by teachers, for teachers.

You'll spend about half of your time doing typical cultural exchange activities like:

  • Touring Old Havana's parks, plazas and fortresses with a Cuban architect
  • Viewing Cuban art history in museums and visiting contemporary undiscovered Cuban artists in their homes.
  • Walking the Malecón on the weekend to drink and talk and dance with Cubans at 'Havana's longest bar'

And about half your time engaged in programming specific to educators:

  • Visit a Casa de la Cultura - Cuba's magnet program for theater arts. See the kid's performances and even get up on stage!
  • Go to Habana Compas Dance and see a neighborhood organize into a dance troupe of women of all ages!
  • Tour Muraleando and walk the mural lined streets to the recovered water tank/art space and hear about a community project that combines ecology with children's art education!
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Take Your Education to the Hills and the Beaches!

You won't just stay in Havana for a week (even though there is plenty there to do and see). You'll also take your educational trip to the tropical hills and Caribbean beaches around Havana for a couple of overnights into the provinces.

  • Spend a couple of days in and around Las Terrazas and a night in Soroa hiking nature trails to waterfalls, visiting botanical gardens and even take a zipline canopy tour!
  • Spend a couple of days and a night in a boutique hotel on the beaches of Playas del Este.
  • Pass another couple of days and a night in and around Playa Larga where you can tour the Bay of Pigs Military Museum, visit a crocodile and snorkel and SCUBA at Cuba's pristine Southern reef!
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How much does it cost?

8 Days/7 Nights from $1560

July 28th through August 4th

Minimum of 6 necessary for trip to make.

All-inclusive means:

  • Full-time (12 hours a day), bilingual Cuban guide
  • All transport - airport to airport and throughout itinerary
  • All accommodations (double occupancy)
  • All meals
  • All activities, entrance fees and equipment rental (unless otherwise stated on your itinerary
  • Honorariums, speaker fees and expert guide tips for all Cuban personalities
  • Legal documents, visas and travel health insurance documentation
  • A personal mini water filter

Not included

  • International airfare
  • Food and drink between meals
  • Transport home is you stay out past your guide's bedtime (typically 9PM)
  • Tips for guide and chofer

*Southern Star Travel makes sure our travel professionals are tipped at least the minimum expected amount but we believe that if American's are bringing tipping culture to the developing world it should be representative of service rendered and not just added as a flat fee. Read more about tipping

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