MAY 2016

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN CUBAN DANCE 

 

MEET THE FOUNDERS!

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE HISTORY!

LEARN FROM THE MASTERS!

DANCE WITH AMAZING DANCERS FROM CUBA & AROUND THE WORLD!

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Join us for a journey through time, living the history with those who made it!  From Son to Rumba, from Danzon to Afro-Cuban, and beyond…experience each of the important roots in a uniquely traditional way. 

Who are the Founders?
What's Included
Land Package
 
  • Accommodations in a boutique ocean-side hotel in the Mirmar neighborhood of Havana (or equivalent).

  • All meals, except for 4 “paladar” dining experiences (to explore the cuisine in Cuba’s blossoming private dining industry.)

  • Transportation on a motorized, air conditioned tour bus & tour guide (includes airport transfers).

  • A full-time schedule of program activities that meet the US travel regulations.

  • U.S. Department of the Treasury license & MetaMovements letter of certification

  • Welcome reception and pre-tour briefing

  • Knowledgeable, friendly MetaMovements Tour Leader

  • Expert Cuban Guide and Host

  • Translation for non-Spanish speaking travelers

  • Music & Dance workshops with Cuban artists

  • Exciting tours to the most important historical sites, and to the unique locations that most U.S. travelers have never seen.

  • Thought-provoking presentations by Cuban experts, and interactive people-to-people exchanges with the locals, all hand-picked by our experienced staff with your particular interests in mind 

  • Access to Cuban Health Insurance for any medical emergencies

Charter Air Package
 
  • Includes charter airline tickets, Cuban health insurance, and all applicable taxes

     

    (We expect that the government will release the exact prices within the coming months. We will notify all registered travelers as soon as information is released. (Travelers are welcome to ask about airfare from other locations as it becomes available )

Not Included in Land Package
  • Cuba visa ($75)

  • Cuban exit tax (~ $30)

  • Private Room Upgrade Option Available ($350 - 7 nights)

  • Optional out-of-program activities…  For example, a night-time trip to the Tropicana or a visit to the art museum.

  • Additional drinks, snacks, and meals outside the scheduled meals

  • Tips & gratuities

Special Tour Features

  • Learn from Los Fundadores- the Founders of Casino Salsa as well as from the TOP instructors of today!

 

  • Experience behind-the-scene encounters with the Founders & other masters (EXCLUSIVE to MetaMovements travelers).

 

  • Visits the homes and families of the dancers in our special “A Day in the Life” program, for a first-hand glimpse of what daily life is like for young artists in the capitol.

 

  • Immerse yourself in the Cuban music & dance scene during one of its most iconic events- CubaDisco 

 

  • A new way to learn about the ancient Afro-Cuban traditions through our “Orishas in Nature” program, venturing outside the urban hub-bub of the city, and exploring the orishas’ natural environment—the ocean, the river, the mountain, and sacred flamboyan.

 

  • Special Extension Programs Available:

    • Havana's New Entrepreneurs

    • Dance & Music Intensive

 

 

Tour Date(s)

(2 options available)

(Special Extension Programs also available

May 17-24, 2016

8 days/ 7 nights

8 days/ 7 nights

May 20-24, 2016

5 days/ 4 nights

Tour Pricing

8 Day Land Package

5 Day Land Package

Charter Flight Package 
(MIA- HAV)
Charter Flight Package 
(NYC-HAV)

$2995

$2295

Estimated $600- $800

Estimated $900 - $1000

Optional Items
Single Room Upgrade
Extension Options

Stay in a Casa Particular and learn more about Cuban daily life.

  • Breakfast included

  • (A variety of meal plans are available upon request for lunch &/or dinner)

  • A full-time schedule of program activities that meet the US travel regulations is included.  

  • Additional activities and transportation can be arranged for additional cost.

$350

+3 days: Tues, May 24 –  27     

+7 days: Tues, May 24 –  31  

+10 days: Tues, May 24 – Jun 3

 

Contact Us for pricing      

 

For those interested in extending their stay, MMCC will be offering 2 options:

 

“Havana’s New Entrepreneurs”

Get an insider’s view of Havana’s blossoming private sector, including meetings with a wide range of small business owners and social entrepreneurs, to learn about their visions for the future and how you could participate! 

 

“Dance & Music Intensive”

Continue your immersion into Cuban Dance & Music with additional days of workshops, performances and exchanges with artists.  You will also have time to explore the city outside of the main program hours.  In the evenings, you can continue dancing and exchanging with the locals!

Place a $500 non refundable deposit

 & fill out your paperwork and you'll be on your way!

We're here to answer your questions!

Contact us and we'll make sure to be in touch within 48 hours.

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  1-888-982-META (6382) 

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