Cuba Connections

April 14-20, 2018

Our most popular program for the artist, the traveler, and cultural enthusiast alike. A special blend of people-to-people exchanges and workshops allowing each participant to explore Cuban arts and culture from every angle. Includes amazing opportunities for dance, music, and photography workshops tailored to your level and experience as well as exciting exchanges with artists and entrepreneurs throughout the island.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Dance, Dance, Dance! Transform your dancing in a short time!
  • Immerse yourself in Cuban culture as you spend time DAILY
with our team of local artists & guides!
  • Be inspired by local performances & workshops
  • Open exchange and dialogue with Cubans who share some of the same interests as you … learn directly from them about their every-day lives, opinions, and goals for the future.
  • Experience Cuba’s natural beauty as it connects to the Orishas of the Yoruba Pantheon, accompanied by experts in Afro-Cuban traditions...
What's Included
  • Choose from a 4 or 7 Day Program!
  • Shared Accommodation in ocean-side hotel in Havana
    • Single upgrade available upon request
    • Roommate matching may be available, however the single supplement is payable if a roommate match cannot be arranged.
  • MetaMovements Letter of Certification/Travel Affidavit
    • Certification that all activities fulfill the visa requirements set forth by the United States
    • Certification that all activities comply with current regulations put forth by both the Cuban & US Governments
  • Group airport transfers included​ for those who arrive by the pre-designated time
  • Luxury motorcoach and personal driver for all transportation to scheduled programming
  • All Meals excluding 4, so you have the opportunity to explore other local cuisine to your interest
  • Pre-tour briefing & program orientation
  • On-the-ground support from expert Cuban guides and friendly Cuban hosts
  • Full time daily schedule of activities, that fulfills U.S. requirements
    • Daily immersion in dance, music & arts!
    • Workshops & Performances in styles such as Afro-Cuban, Cuban Contemporary and Cuban Salsa or Casino
    • Visit important historical locations including Old Havana and other UNESCO World Heritage Sites, as well as urban and rural Cuban living environments
    • Meet celebrated artists and view their art, in their home studios and at local crafts markets
  • Cultural Exchange with locals including fellow dancers and musicians
  • Engaging Tours -- get off the beaten path and see Cuba through the eyes of our local team
  • Nightly Outings & Parties
  • 24 hour emergency assistance available during the trip
  • Translation for non-Spanish speaking travelers
  • Opportunities to customize your program, by signing up for private lessons or other add-ons
Not Included
  • Flights
    • Some travelers prefer not to worry about arranging their flights.  Let us do that for you!  If you choose, MetaMovements will research, select and purchase flight on your behalf.  You will then be invoiced for flight & fee with your land package. ​
    • Otherwise, MetaMovements will advise you on the recommended arrival & departure times.
  • Visa
    • ​MetaMovements will advise on current visa regulations. Where available, MetaMovements can arrange the visa on your behalf.  You will then be invoiced for the visa & fee with land package. 
  • Cuban Health Insurance
    • Typically included in the cost of your flight​
  • Single Supplement - $400 ​
    • This option arranges a single room in all the accommodation throughout the tour.
    • Room shares may be possible but the single supplement is payable & will be added to the final invoice if a room share cannot be arranged.
  • Tips & Gratuities
  • Optional Activities
    • Additional food and beverages, and activities (outside of program).
  • Spending Money​
Program Details & Registration Deadlines
Trip Dates: Choose from TWO options
April 14 - 20, 2018 (7 days/6 nights)
April 14 - 17, 2018 (4 days/3 nights)
 
Deposit: Place a $500 non-refundable deposit
Application: Complete your application below!
Payment Plans Available! 
RESERVE EARLY & SAVE
$3299
LAST CHANCE!
$2299/ 4 Days
Register after 1/1/2018

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