• Home
  • Caribbean
  • Cuba
  • Havana

Havana

Cuba’s capital city, Havana is home to over 2.1 million residents and is one of the most popular holiday destinations for people all around the world, since the city reopened for tourism in the 1990s. Havana has subtle yet noticeable hints of both African and Caribbean cultures and heritage. The city has also often been called the Rome of the Caribbean. Havana is all about the mouth-watering cuisine, heart-warming music, colourful festivals and lush beautiful natural sights. The traditional Spanish architecture, warm-tropical climate, and the lively culture all add to the magnetism of the city. Just simply strolling though the gorgeous streets of Havana is a magical and serene experience.

Visiting Havana gives you a chance to indulge in a lot of activities; the theatres, fine art museums and music festivals are some must-see places if you are an art fanatic. You can visit various heritage sights and learn more about the history and culture of Havana. You can visit famous tourist attractions and admire the intricate details of the beautiful architecture. Or you can simply enjoy and relax on the tropical beaches. There is something for everyone here.

Hotel Melia Cohiba

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£899*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Hotel Melia Habana

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£999*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Hotel Nacional De Cuba

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£999*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Hotel Presidente

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£952*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Iberostar Parque Central

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£1299*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Memories Miramar Hotel

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£999*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Tryp Habana Libre Hotel

Bed And Breakfast

7 Nights

Starting from

£999*pp

Inc. flight & hotel

Best Time to Visit Havana
Havana experiences generally warm and tropical climate all year round, but the months of January and February are still considered as the best time to visit.

Where to Stay in Havana
There are lot of accommodation options for you to choose from. You can stay at a lush exclusive hotel, a holiday resort or you can choose from some of the more pocket-friendly options too. You can also rent a villa or an apartment if you want more privacy.

Dining Out Options in Havana
Havana is famous for its mouth-watering cuisine. You can visit some of the best local restaurants and eateries for an am zing experience. However, if you want a more sophisticated dining experience you can visit some of the best fine-dining restaurants like- Otramanera, El Cocinero, Riomar, La Esperanza and many more!

Shopping Options in Havana
Havana’s shopping experience is a bit different and a lot more unique than any other commercial holiday destination. You won’t find any streets lined with big designer outlets. The local markets here in Havana are full of artisans and aficionados, inimitable clothing, unique household items, cigars, rum and leather goods.

Havana Popular Hotel Deals
Hotel Nacional de Cuba, Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana, Hotel Santa Isabel and Hotel Gran Caribe Plaza are some of the best and top-rated hotel in Havana, offering great discounts to their guests. You can get your hands-on further deals and discounts when you book your holiday with Blueberry Travels.

Havana Travel Advice
Because of the ongoing COVID-19 situation, it is essential that you follow the safety rules and regulations at all times. Make sure to wear a mask, sanitize your hands regularly and maintain social distancing to safeguard yourself and others.

Havana Travel Etiquettes
Because of the pandemic, we have been receiving a lot of calls from our customers. If you have a holiday booked with us, you are requested to call for any queries 3 days (72 hours) prior to your travel. This will help us serve you better and work more efficiently.

Nightlife in Havana
Tropicana club, Centro Cultural “El Sauce”, Mio & Tuyo are some of the best local bars and clubs in Havana. Visit these clubs to party and dance the night away enjoying the best food and drinks.

Havana COVID-19 update
Keep checking in with your airlines for any new COVID related announcements or updates. You can also keep checking the official tourism sites of your destination to get any new updates.
Like most countries, Havana has also amplified its safety measures, due to the Corona Virus. It is important that you comply with all the rules and regulations, wear masks and maintain social distancing at all times.

Havana Travel Facts:

Time Zone: GMT -5 hours
Dialling Code: Havana (+53) 7
Language Spoken: Cuban Spanish, also known as Cubano is the major language of Cuba.
Currency: Cuban Peso (CUP), convertible pesos (CUCs) which is worth seven times to local Cuban peso. £1 GBP is around 36.0335 CUP. Cash is King. However, major credit cards are accepted at the leading branded hotels, except US American Express and Diner’s Club cards.
Weather: Weather remains pleasant around the year in Cuba. Average temperatures range from 22 °C in January and February to 28 °C in August. The heaviest rainfall in October month and light rainfall from February to April months.
Havana Main Airport: José Martí International Airport (IATA: HAV, ICAO: MUHA)
Flight Information: Direct flights take 10 hrs 9 mins (from London) and 9 hours, 50 minutes duration from London Gatwick airport.
Passport & Visa Requirement: If you're travelling on a British Citizen passport, you’ll need a Cuba Visa also known as a Cuban Tourist card (valid for an only 30-day stay in Cuba) before travel and it costs around £39 per person payable to HAVIN BANK by postal orders.
Please note: The Cuban consulate only accepts tourist card applications by post.

why-customer-book-with-us

Why customers want to book with us?

MyTravelDeals provides the best services and fulfils all your flights, hotels & holiday requirements. Some of the reasons why customers want to book with us :

  • Fly now pay later
  • Hundred of destination to choose from
  • Book with low deposit
  • Easy booking and cancellation policies
  • Amazing offers and discounts
  • 24 hr travel guides
  • ATOL Protected
Request Quote