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Want to visit Cuba and learn more about its history and culture from an expert? Keen to explore the northern tip of the Island in and around Havana, but looking for a luxury experience? Premium yacht charter company, The Moorings, has launched a unique new 7-day holiday that combines five star accommodation on a yacht (complete with private captain, chef and host) with an intimate look at the people and culture of Cuba by private tour guide. The only travel company in the UK to feature sailing in the north, this new experience means there is no need to move hotels during the week – the yacht is the means of transport and a luxurious base to retreat to each night.

Available weekly between March and May 2017, this Cuban crewed yacht charter explores the region between Havana and Varadero on the north of the island. Throughout the week, guests will disembark the yacht, meet their personal local guide and driver and head out to learn more about Cuba and its history and culture. Highlights include: visiting a local artists tile work in neighbourhood of Jose Fuster; a visit to Revolution Square; a walking tour of Old Havana; an evening stop at the Buena Vista Social Club; a tour of local tobacco farm to meet family and workers; a visit to Hemmingway’s home and much more. Two days of relaxing are spent enjoying some smooth day and sunset sailing in pristine cruising grounds, stopping to explore snorkeling spots and finding the perfect island for a picnic lunch.

The Moorings 5800 flagship catamaran is air-conditioned and features five guest cabins, all with private en-suite bathroom and room for up to 10 guests. No experience is needed as the yacht comes complete with private captain, chef and host.

A seven night Moorings 5800 private charter in Cuba costs from £3038pp (based on 10 sharing) including captain, chef, host and all meals, snacks and beverages on they yacht. All tours and attractions in the itinerary are included plus private local tour guide and driver. Flights are extra and can be arranged by The Moorings.

For more information call 033 0332 1520 www.moorings.co.uk

  • The tour operates out of two marinas, Marina Hemingway in Havana and Gaviota Marina in Varadero. The itinerary will operate Havana to Varadero one week and in reverse the next.
  • A visa is required from the UK for travel to Cuba.
  • The Moorings, the world’s premier yacht charter company, has delivered unmatched quality, service and attention to detail since 1969. Top of the line sail-it-yourself bareboat yachts, all-inclusive luxury crewed yachts with captain and chef, and innovative power yacht charters are available throughout the world. The Moorings is a proud member of TUI Group.

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