About us
About us

Cuba is one of the most beautiful and exotic holiday destinations. Every year, Cuba welcomes thousands of travelers from across the world. VaCuba is here to make your travel and stay in Cuba absolutely fun and convenient. With expert recommendations and detailed information, VaCuba enriches your holiday booking experience and ensures your comfort and convenience.

VaCuba is the latest online booking platform for flights, hotels, vacation rentals, cabs, events, activities and more. We aim at easing the customer’s booking experience with a user-friendly website and an easy to use mobile app. With advanced search features, travelers can now obtain real-time information and check the availability of hotels and cabs on the go. In addition, our well-organized a comprehensive database of Cuba tourism related services truly make your tour delightful and enticing.

Similarly, VaCuba has a vast network of booking services and we extend our services to reserve your space for concerts, paladars, jazz venues and night clubs. Enjoy plenty of user recommendations and photographs to decide how and where you should put up in Cuba.

VaCuba is your virtual agent with an array of search tools. You can be sure of finding the right accommodation and transportation options. We offer an array of options, if you wish to attend events, and enjoy special promotions by reserving a space for you and your family.

Make the most of your stay in Cuba. We promise to enrich your travel to Cuba with nothing but the best!

Your Credit Card will be charge after all your vouchers have been confirmed by all providers between 48-72 hours.

Refund Policy (Upon confirmation & payment):

With in 24 hours: Are 100% Refundable
48 Hours : 95% Refundable
72 Hours : 90% Refundable
After 72 hours -up to 30 Days: A credit in your favor will be available for any future reservation with us, based on the cancellation date.
All refunds must be requested in writing within 24 hours.
After 30 days no refunds will be made. Refunds will not be made to third parties.
We will process refunds by check; if it is a domestic purchase in the(USA).
Wire transfers: Need to be previously requested by the customer and an additional fee will be charge for banking services; which will be deducted from the total amount of Your total refund.

Unused Services:

VaCuba should not be held responsible for any unused portion of your trip.

Force Majeure (Acts of God)

VaCuba should not be liable for any losses, damages, claims, delays or misc expenses. Resulting from any events beyond our control, such as, strikes, terrorist attacks, wars, riots, earthquakes & whether conditions.

On line Booking: You can book directly all services of your choice. By selecting each item. All items are subject to availability. Services need to be confirm with all providers.

Please Complete the following areas in order to process your reservation:
Log In Information: Enter your email information.
Details: You must enter all your personal or business information. Just fill all the blank areas.
Billing Information: Enter your billing information.
Payment information: Enter your credit card information.
Place Order: Must agree to the terms and conditions payment & privacy policy.
Must Print your order for your records.

A pre-confirmation email will be sent to your email between 48-72 hours. Prior final payment will take place. At this time you must verify all items in your reservation. At this point You still can make any last minute changes or additions to your order. If any of the items of your choice is not available at the time of your booking. You will be offer additional alternatives similar to your original selection.

Any changes or additions:

Need to be Re-Submitted at this point before your final credit card payment will take place.

Please don’t forget to:

Print your Reservation: If all items are available and confirmed. Your reservation voucher must be presented to all different carriers for All services to be rendered.

The use of our Website indicates a complete acceptance without exclusion of all conditions contained herein.
By Completing all confirmed bookings you accept that you have read and understood the terms and conditions.


Any current reservation that needs to be modified after final payment have been made are subject to availabilities, fees & conditions from our providers.

Additional Conditions:

Insurance: VaCuba recommend that all passengers should carry additional insurance in case of pre-existing medical conditions as well for any damages or losses.
The airline carrier includes at the time of purchase ( a basic Travel insurance).

In the case of Hotel overbooking:

VaCuba will assume the responsibility to relocate all passengers to a similar or higher category.

Travel Documentation:

All Passengers must verify all travel documents to make sure they are current and valid.
Prior Departure. Visa must be requested 48 hours prior departure. Visa is for 30 Days.


You can contact us by visiting our Website and send us an email or call us ++1 305 649 3491.

Agreement with you:

VaCuba offers a variety of travel related products & services.
Each supplier has its own terms and conditions that are applicable to your particular Arrangement. In addition to our general terms & conditions.
VaCuba.com is athird party booking agent acting as an intermediary offering products & services.

Your Agreement with Us:

Your acceptance of these of these terms and conditions. By booking your arrangement with us or using our website, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this agreement and any additional terms and conditions of any supplier that are applicable to your booking. Including payments of all amounts when they are due. You agree that any violation of such terms and conditions may result in (a) the cancellation of your reservation (b) your forfeiture of amount paid for your reservation or purchase © you being denied access to the applicable travel related product or service.
You represent and warrant that (a) you have the legal age to use our services and website and can create binding legal obligations in connection with your use (b) you are legally authorized to act on behalf of those you represent and accept these terms and conditions on their behalf, and (c )the information supplied by you or members of your group is true and correct.
You are responsible for informing such other persons of all terms and conditions applicable to their travel arrangement. You understand that you are financially responsible for any use of our services or website by you and those using your name or account.

You agree that this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida without regard to principles of conflicts of law should it become necessary for any party hereto to engage in litigation to enforce the terms of this Agreement. The Parties acknowledge that this Agreement is being entered into in Miami-Dade County, Florida and that the jurisdiction to enforce the terms of this Agreement shall exist in Circuit Court in Miami-Dade County, Florida. The Parties choose as their venue on any such action/litigation the State of Florida Circuit Court, in and for the 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County.

You agree to comply with all laws and regulations and is subject to any necessary approvals in order to comply with all laws including, but not limited to: the Trading with the Enemy Act of 1917, the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, the Cuban Assets Control Regulations of 1963, the Cuban Democracy Act of 1992, the Helms–Burton Act of 1996, and the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000.


You agree you will only use our website or services to make legitimate reservations or purchases and shall not make speculative, false or fraudulent reservations. You agree that you will only use our website and services in compliance with applicable law.
Without our prior written permission, you may not (a) access, monitor or copy any content or information on our website using any "robot," "spider," or other automated or manual device or program, (b) deep link to any portion of our website, or (c) "frame" or incorporate any portion of our website into any other website.


When you purchase your ticket, you agree to specific rules and/or restrictions that apply to your selected Airline & Flight/Fare. Most Fares are not- refundable. Any changes to your flight reservations, as well as, cancellations and no-show will incur additional charges. Airline tickets are not-transferable. Rules and restrictions are imposed by the airlines and are subject to change. In Case of cancellations by the airline alternatives will be those provided by the Airlines under Airline rules and conditions. Cancellations charges depend on specific Airline rules/restrictions that apply to your selected flight/fare.

Child Policy:

Infants rates apply for ages up to 1-11 months. Children rates apply for ages 2-11 years. Children 12 years and older must always booked as adults. Unaccompanied children 5- 11 year and children 12 years older must always be booked as adults.

Departure Taxes:

In some cases, departure taxes are payable to the government in the country departed and no-refundable.

Luggage policy:

Each Airline can change their luggage policy at any time without previous notification. Please ensure to verify with the carrier of your selected choice their Luggage policy Prior your trip. There is not a standard policy. Every Airline is subject to their own Terms & Conditions.

Airport & Security:

You are fully responsible for calling the Airline Prior departure to confirm you fly Schedule and security regulations.

Traveler’s Obligation:

Before You board the ship, You must:

  1. Pay Your Cruise Fare.
  2. Agree to comply with all requirements of U.S. law and regulations and all Carrier instructions with respect to this Cruise, including the specific limitations, restrictions and conditions on activities applicable to Travelers traveling from the United States to Cuba, regardless of nationality.
  3. Agree to comply with all requirements of U.S. law and regulations and all Carrier instructions with respect to this Cruise, including the specific limitations, restrictions and conditions on activities applicable to Travelers traveling from the United States to Cuba, regardless of nationality.
  4. Bring all necessary travel documents such as passports, visas, proof of citizenship, re- entry permits, minor’s permissions, medical certificates showing all necessary vaccinations, and all other documents necessary for ports of call in the countries to which You will travel.It is the Traveler’s sole responsibility to obtain and have available when necessary the appropriate valid travel documents. All Travelers are advised to check with their travel agent or the appropriate government authority to determine the necessary documents. You will be refused boarding or disembarked without liability for refund, payment, compensation, or credit of any kind if You do not have proper documentation, and You will be subject to any fine or other costs incurred by Carrier which result from improper documentation or noncompliance with applicable regulations, which amount may be charged to Your stateroom account and/or credit card.PASSPORT REQUIREMENT WHEN MINORS TRAVEL WITH ONE ADULT ON VOYAGES GOVERNED BY U.S. WESTERN HEMISPHERE TRAVEL INITIATIVE (“WHTI”) (includes travel within BERMUDA, CANADA, CARIBBEAN, MEXICO, UNITED STATES)When minors are traveling with only one adult 21 years of age or older, Carrier requires that all passengers must be in possession of a valid passport. Carrier has implemented this requirement so that Your party remains together should an emergency arise that requires one or more in your party to be disembarked in a non-U.S. port. Carrier cannot guarantee that all members of Your party will be allowed to disembark with only a WHTI-compliant document or birth certificate.
  5. Arrive at least two hours before the scheduled or amended sailing time and have with You all required documentation. Attach a completed Fathom Travel luggage tag to each piece of baggage.
  6. Be sure that You and any person in Your care are fit to take the Cruise.
    (a) Upon boarding the ship, You must register a valid credit card or other acceptable payment method at the passenger services/purser’s desk to cover any charges to Your stateroom account.
    (b) Prior to disembarking the ship, You must pay in full all amounts charged to Your stateroom account.
  7. Carrier shall not be liable for refund, payment, compensation or credit of any kind, nor damages resulting from Your failure to comply with any of the requirements set forth above.


Carrier may visit a variety of ports in different countries around the world. At any given moment there are likely to be “trouble spots” in the world in terms of war, terrorism, crime, Act of God, civil commotions, labor trouble, and/or other potential sources of harm. Local conditions and infrastructure may also create hazards to Travelers while off the ship. Accordingly, it may be necessary to change, cancel or terminate the scheduled cruise or any activities related to the cruise, including without limitation shore excursions or Impact Activities and port visits. Although Carrier endeavors to provide reasonable protection for Your comfort and safety onboard its ships, Carrier cannot guarantee freedom from all risks associated with war, terrorism, crime or other potential sources of harm. Carrier reminds all Travelers that they must ultimately assume responsibility for their actions while ashore. The United States Department of State and other similar government agencies regularly issue advisories and warnings to travelers giving details of local conditions in specified cities and countries according to such agency’s perception of risks to travelers. Carrier strongly recommends that Travelers and their travel agents obtain and consider such information when making travel decisions. Although unlikely, the ship may be confronted by actual or threatened war, warlike operations or hostilities. Carrier has the absolute right and sole discretion to respond to safety concerns of any kind, including but not limited to sailing with or without lights, deviating from customary practices or rules and regulations concerning navigation, cargo or other matters in time of peace, or sailing armed or unarmed and with or without convoy.

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, VaCuba collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. VaCuba’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how VaCuba’s visitors use its website. From time to time, VaCuba may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

VaCuba also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. VaCuba does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors choose to interact with VaCuba.com in ways that require VaCuba to gather personally-identifying information. VaCuba collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with VaCuba. VaCuba does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your or other details to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you enter information on our site.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To improve our website in order to better serve you.
  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • To quickly process your transactions.
  • To ask for ratings and reviews of services or products.
  • To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries).

How do we protect your information?

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.

We do not use Malware Scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order or enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

Do we use 'cookies'?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.

Understand and save user's preferences for future visits.

Keep track of advertisements.

Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, such as hotels, home rentals or flight providers, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.


Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en

We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following:

Remarketing with Google AdSense

Google Display Network Impression Reporting

Demographics and Interests Reporting

DoubleClick Platform Integration

We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting out:

Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. - See more at: http://consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf

According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:

Users can visit our site anonymously.

Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes:

On our Privacy Policy Page

Can change your personal information:

By logging in to your account

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, VaCuba may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in VaCuba.com sole discretion. If any changes occur, VaCuba.com is responsible for notifying the customers about such changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?

We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?

It's also important to note that we allow third-party behavioral tracking

Do we let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins collect PII from children under 13?

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.

Fair Information Practices

The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

We will notify you via email

Within 7 business days

We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.


The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:

Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.

Send you additional information related to your product and/or service.

Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:

Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.

Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.

Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.

Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.

Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.

Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us.

Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email.

and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.


2994 NW 7th St

Miami, FL 33125

United States


+1 305 649 3491

Last Edited on 2017-08-03

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About Cuba

Cuba is a standout amongst the most looked after get-away destinations. Individuals from everywhere throughout the world come to visit this excellent Caribbean island nation. VCBA permits you to explore Cuba through the eyes of an insider. The warm-hearted people who love to share their experiences are one thing that will make you wish to stay here forever. VCBA helps you discover the very real life of Cuba. You get a chance to

  • Meet artists, musicians and dance groups
  • Enjoy the school tour with a hearty interaction with students
  • Meet successful entrepreneurs and Historians in Cuba who help you explore the royal history
  • Tour around with an expert guide
  • Enjoy the local cuisine

Cuba works as a double economy. The hard cash you will trade and use in Cuba is the Cuban convertible peso (CUC$). In Cuba, you can trade cash at the airplane terminal, banks, and hotels at CADECA. CADECA is an official cash trade office in Cuba. You can also check with VCBA staff or visit www.xe.com for the most recent rates of money conversion. Tax of 13% is levied per exchange.

CUC dollars are not accessible for trade outside of Cuba. You should trade your cash to CUC upon your entry in Cuba. In like manner, if you have an overabundance of CUC dollars upon your return flight, you should change them before you leave Cuba. Foreign cash, including US dollars, may not be utilized to make buys in Cuba.

It is critical to bring adequate cash all through your stay since there is at present no real way to wire cash to Cuba aside from in outrageous crises. There are presently no budgetary connections between the US and Cuba which is the reason US residents can't pull out money from ATM's, utilize their cards or wire cash. Cuban dollars are not some portion of the global cash trade. Along these lines, you will be not able to get it or offer it back at any other place.

Between the US and Cuba, there are no financial dealings at present which makes it difficult for US citizens to withdraw cash here. Thus, it is suggested to carry a Travelers Checks to Cuba. In any case, they must be traded at certain hotels in Havana only. We don't encourage voyagers to rely upon Travelers Checks as a fiscal asset while in Cuba.

Travellers to Cuba are permitted to bring portable PCs or laptops with them which need to be kept in small bins for security checks. Security, for safety checks, may some of the time request your Passport number for which you should be ready. Only Verizon and Sprint have telephone arrangement with them in Cuba. Cell phones aren’t available for renting purposes in Havana. The normal net connection speed in Cuba is generally slow. You can buy hourly Wi-Fi at hotels if you need to check your emails or messages on an urgent basis.

For the most part, your U.S. mobile phone, messaging and PDA based Internet won't work in Cuba. Any telephone calls might be set from your visitor room in every inn. Ask about rates before making any calls, as they are by and large extremely costly and must be paid for in hard cash. Likewise, please take note that satellite telephones are not permitted in Cuba.

As you would anticipate from an island, fish assumes a solid part in the food of Cuba yet there are a lot of various national and customary dishes that merit looking at. It shocks no one to discover that the Spanish and their cooking has impacted the primary dishes of Cuba. The colonization of Cuba by Spain has assumed an enormous part in the cuisine generally served up yet Cuban cuisine has additionally been affected by Africa and the Dutch. Another figure in the general taste of Cuban food is identified with the tropical atmosphere that the island encounters. This gives a specific taste and style to a considerable lot of the dishes which is absent in comparative dishes from different parts of the world.

Paladares are one of the most ideal approaches to appreciate the local Cuban cooking. Trips to Paladares are at your own cost however, some Paladares are incorporated in the itinerary. In spite of the fact that vegan and other unique vegan communities are still to a great extent new in Cuba, we'll do all that we can to address your Issues.

Flights to Cuba from the United States are to a great degree regulated. Just authorized voyagers like the ones going through VCBA can secure a seat on the chartered flights which take off from the United States. Explorers will have the capacity to discover flights to Cuba online through the VCBA. Our organization is U.S. - based and flights are regularly flown by some of the major commercial aircraft players like American Airlines, Delta and others.

Just Cuban nationals are permitted to buy a ticket for over 30 days up to a maximum of 90 days stay. Non Cubans may just buy a 30 day ticket. For Non Cubans, in the event that they choose to further stay past the 30 days, they should buy another one-way ticket with Havanatur at any of their workplaces situated in the city, and in addition an augmentation on their medical insurance and their visa.

Upon landing to Cuba, you will advance towards the immigration section with your visa and international ID or your passport. Make a point to completely fill the blue customs and white health related form before landing. Cuban born voyagers likewise require an extra entry form to be filled. Be set up for inquiries they may ask, and a photograph will be taken amid the registration procedure. You will then hand over your health and customs form to a designated official.

Not just Cuba, any foreign land you go, it is advisable to take the bottled mineral water and stay away even from aerated or alcoholic beverages. No medical and health coverage is being provided by VCBA. Prior to planning to visit Cuba, you must contact Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding the information about the compulsory vaccinations.

It is best to drink filtered water while in Cuba. You will locate that both shining or sparkling and still water are accessible here in Cuba. Water is filtered in the lodgings and eateries. Also, it is alright to drink refreshments with ice wherever we take you on the visit. It is additionally not important to utilize filtered water to brush your teeth, as the faucet water has likewise been cleansed. Servings of mixed greens and natural products are likewise adequate to eat at all suggested eateries.

Embassy of the United States and Consular Services in Havana:

Embassy of the United States, American Citizen Services Unit

Calzada, between L and M, Vedado, Havana, Cuba

Phone: 011-53-7-839-4100 • Fax: 011-53-7-839-4247


Working Hours: Monday–Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Closed on U.S. and Cuban federal holidays)

We make the procedure simple. You can just shortlist one of our Cuba Tours and we deal with the rest. American's with a longer validity passport as an international ID can go to Cuba, if they are going under a permit given by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). Licenses can be for training, family visits (principally Cuban Americans) or People-to-People programs. VCBA gives approval to the greater part of the members under the People-to-People permit that we have received from the Office of Foreign Assets Control. By going with VCBA, you are authorized and approved to go to Cuba.

It is unlawful, and still much directed by the U.S. Branch of Treasury for Americans to go to Cuba autonomously. You are allowed to photo practically anything in Cuba aside from government structures and military work force. Also, you have to ask for consent before taking somebody's photograph. In the event that you take the photo of local people in Havana or pose with them, be set up to tip 1 CUC or more. This is the way they make their living.

Voyagers may experience men and ladies, disparagingly known as Jineteros, who casually take advantage of the dollar economy by benefitting off of associations with vacationers. Cuba is among the most secure nations to visit, particularly for ladies. Savage crime is not at all present. If for any reason, help is required, police remain a noticeable asset for voyagers. You should show just a duplicate of your passport and lodge the first report. Abstain from carrying unreasonable amount of cash and jewelry with you and watch out for any costly things like mobiles and cameras.

In spite of the fact that Cuba is, for the most part, an extremely safe place to travel (more than different parts of the world), it is constantly best to watch out for your belongings and be careful with pick-pockets and tote snatchers. You may see a few children or more seasoned grown-ups begging around in the city. They, some of the time can be found selling cleanser, pens and so forth.

Inns are furnished with safes or lockers and may charge an everyday expense. Check with the front desk area for their locker related services. It is prudent to leave your precious items including your travel permits in the safe. A duplicate of the travel permit ought to suffice for ID purposes. You will, however, require your travel permit for exchanging cash.

Spanish (Castilian) is the official dialect. The lion's share of Cubans just know Spanish, however in bigger urban communities and visitor territories, English is all the more normally talked. The greater part of the tours designed by VCBA are driven by professionally sound, local Cuban guides who are bilingual and will fill in as your interpreter while you are in Cuba.

Debit and credit cards issued by U.S. banks can't be utilized when in Cuba. We do prescribe bringing at least $100 every day. It's constantly less demanding to carry your cash with you as opposed to getting bound in cash crunch. Americans are permitted to carry $400 worth of Cuban products of any sort with them.

A phone call from a hotel costs $2.40 on a minute basis. It is prudent that you generally check rates before making a global call, as rates can switch contingent upon where you are calling from. We prescribe trading money at the CADECA at the airplane terminal subsequent to clearing the mandatory customs zone. By and large, the trade rates that you will get at a CADECA are comparative and superior to those at the global banks which charge a bigger commission.

Travelers going with VCBA are flying out to Cuba legitimately and ought not to be worried about having their passport stamped by Cuban migration. When flying from the U.S. to Cuba on a contract flight (non-business) the TSA Pre-Check won't show on your ticket. In the event that you have Global Entry, it is related with your visa and will work upon your arrival into the U.S., as it would when you are returning back from any other travel destination.

Any American going to Cuba will require a legitimate passport. It's recommended that your passport should be valid for no less than six months subsequent to going on a VCBA program. You must get it renewed if it is nearing expiry.

If you are a correspondent or columnist going with VCBA going for news-casting purposes, please note you will require a unique press visa to enter the island as a U.S. journalist.

A Cuban "travel card," is required for all guests making a trip to Cuba. This is a two-section card, where Cuban immigration authorities will take one half upon landing in nation, and the other half upon flight.

If you are a Cuban American born in Cuba, you may require a different visa. You can call VCBA for more details regarding this.

It's appropriate to list Cuba on the standard customs declaration upon your return to the U.S, just as you would upon returning from any other international destination.

When flying from the U.S. to Cuba on a charter flight (non-commercial) your TSA PreCheck will not display on your boarding pass. Unfortunately, this means that you will not be able to proceed through the TSA PreCheck security line at the airport as you normally would.

If you have Global Entry, it is associated with your passport and will work upon your return into the U.S., as it would returning from any other international destination.

For more information on TSA PreCheck, Global Entry, and other trusted traveler programs, please visit the Department of Homeland Security website.

Cuban Born Travelers:

Cuban born voyagers needn't bother with a travel Visa. They rather have to go with a green card or an American identification. They likewise need to go with a substantial Cuban international ID or HE-11 Visa. At times a "habilitacion" might be required. The Cuban travel permit or passport is substantial for a long time of 6 years and it likewise needs 2 prorrogas.


Cuba requires that all the guests who come to Cuba have a Cuban Tourist Card (Visa) to enter the nation. We can help with the application procedure required in getting the Visa. The Travel Visa has a cost of $85.00 (subject to change without notice) and it is the voyager who has to completely fill out the form with dark ink and no mix-ups or errors. In the event that an error happens, the traveller needs to buy another Visa. The Travel Visa is punctured in two segments out of which one is for entering in the nation. The migration delegate will keep one punctured segment and the second segment will be handed over to the traveller upon his departure from Cuba.

Working hours in Cuba regularly begin around 8am-and end around 5:30pm amid the weekdays. Banks are open from 8am-3pm for public dealing. If visiting a specific historical center is imperative to you, it is best to call ahead to affirm whether it will be opened at the time when you are planning to visit or not. Americans have no confinements on what they may buy in Cuba.

Cuba is not considered a shopping hub. For the most part, you'll experience state-run shops or hotel souvenir shops, where costs of all items are fixed. Such areas offer extremely essential necessities, alongside things like lager, espresso, or rum. To discover the timetable and area of the business sectors, ask your Cuban guide or hotel attendant.

You can purchase "tourist art" in the city of Havana. These pieces don't require export duty. When obtaining neighborhood art from an exhibition; remember to verify the genuineness of the depiction or figure. You ought to get a receipt to show to Cuban customs department.

Cleared by northeasterly exchanging winds, Cuba appreciates a tropical atmosphere, with year-round great climate. VCBA runs a full choice of guided little Cuba visits year around. Pick your tour out of the given options available, your flight date and before you'll know it, you'll be in Cuba.

Winter / Spring

Cuba's vacationer high season is ordinarily amid its drier season from December through mid-April. Temperature normally is 69.8 °F in January. Costs are somewhat higher amid the winter and spring. Remember that climate in Cuba can get cool during the evenings amid December, January, and February. So, make certain to pack a sweatshirt, sweater, or a light coat for your trek.


Temperature is just modestly higher amid the mid-year. The hottest month is that of August. Summer guests appreciate lesser number of visitors and going to Cuba is frequently more affordable.


Temperatures start to cool somewhat and the pinnacle season crowd still haven't arrived. The official hurricane season in Cuba keeps running from June through November, with more rain happening amid these months because of typhoon movement. As indicated by the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association), Cuba encounters the most reduced recurrence of hurricane and typhoons than different parts of the Caribbean.

The stormy season in Cuba commonly keeps running from May to November and the dry season is amongst December and April. Remember that it might, however, rain at any time. So, it is savvy to dependably be rain equipped when making a trip to Cuba. The temperatures in Cuba can go from the 60's in the winter to the 90's in the mid-year months. You should wear comfortable and cool dresses. It is regular to see AC in eateries, hotels or lodges and other indoor offices. Remember that not all spots have AC in Cuba. Always remember to have your mosquito repellent handy as the tropical climate likewise is a home to a ton of mosquitos at night and at sunrise.

A few things to consider bringing are:

  • Prescription medications in their unique, drug store issued bottles
  • Walking shoes
  • Sunblock and hat or cap
  • Shaving cream
  • Razor
  • Sunglasses
  • Insect repellent
  • Contact focal point arrangement
  • Toothpaste
  • Cigarette lighters
  • Light rain coat
  • Dental floss
  • Bandages, creams and treatments
  • Toothbrush
  • Toilet paper or tissues for open restrooms
  • Feminine cleanliness items
  • Hair dryer
  • Light rain coat
  • Dental floss
  • Bandages, creams and treatments
  • Toothbrush
  • Toilet paper or tissues for open restrooms
  • Feminine cleanliness items
  • Hair dryer

All visitors to Cuba must hold a legitimate international ID in their name with a relating travel visa or travel card. Travel visas must be issued by the Cuban Embassy in the U.S. and hence not from any outside nation.

The accompanying things are exempted from taxation.They are:

  • objects for individual utilization
  • individual adornments
  • cameras or camcorders
  • sports things
  • angling supplies
  • 2 containers of spirits
  • one cigarette carton
  • Up to 10 kilos of prescription medication.

Things that are disallowed in Cuba are opiates and guns, with the exception of appropriately approved chasing or hunting weapons.

To export centerpieces or collectibles, the relating approval ought to be looked for from the National Register of Cultural Items of the Heritage Department in the Ministry of Culture.

It is a necessity for travellers to bring cotton and comparable sort clothes to deal with the Cuban weather. It is suggested that fine woolen and gabardine attire should be brought for use amid the winter months and for aerated and cooled conditions. Amid the stormy season, a light water proof coat is suggested. More formal garments are required for theaters, live performances or shows, night clubs and formal settings.

Photographs and video film perhaps can be openly taken, with the exception of the limited and assigned ranges that are of a military sort. Exhibition halls have their own particular directions.

Wi-Fi is not accessible in many spots. In any case, bigger lodging networks and eateries may have it for a little charge.