Santiago Day Tours

Cuban Adventures operates these day tours of Santiago de Cuba.

Historic Walking Tour of Santiago Cespedes park in Santiago de Cuba with Santiago Cathedral

After meeting your local tour guide at 9.30am at the Parque Cespedes (in front of the Casa Grande Hotel) you will wander through the historic centre of Santiago, which was Cuba's capital before it was moved to Havana.

After that you will venture to the Padre Pico stairs, the Balcon de Velazquez, the Moroccan influenced and oldest house in Cuba - that of Diego Velazquez, the recently restored Cathedral, the original Casa de la Trova in Cuba, the Emilio Bacardi Museum (apart from being the founding father of this famous rum brand, Bacardi was the first mayor of Santiago de Cuba), the Casa Heredia, the very first library in Cuba, the Dolores concert hall, and the pleasant tree-lined social meeting place for locals call the Boulevar.

  • Duration: 9.30 – 2pm
  • Lunch: 1 – 2pm
  • Cost: $52 USD - with lunch, a drink, and all entry fees included.

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Classic Car Tour of Santiago A beautiful yellow classic car in Santiago de Cuba

This is a tour by car that takes you to places around Santiago that are further away from the centre. Starting at 2pm (after lunchtime) this classic car tour takes you to the 'best of the rest' in Santiago. We go to the sculpture of 26 July, the Plaza de la Revolucion, the famous cemetery of Santa Efigenia, the Rum Museum, the Museum of Tobacco, and finally we end at the Hotel Casa Granda for a cocktail on the roof with some local traditional music.

  • Duration: 2pm - 5pm
  • Cost: $52 USD - with a drink, transport, and all entry fees included.

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Sierra Maestra Treks Pico Turquino hike - one of the treks in the Sierra Maestra, Cuba

Check here for our range of hikes in the Sierra Maestra mountain range adjacent to Santiago, including the hike to Cuba's highest mountain, Pico Turquino.