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August 2017

Jul 31- Aug 6

August Cuba Connections Tour

This tour is the most popular program for the artist, the traveler, and cultural enthusiast alike -- designed as a special blend of people-to-people exchanges and workshops allowing each participant to explore Cuban arts and culture from every angle. It 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

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  • Enjoy personalized dance or music workshops from friendly, knowledgeable professionals who will help you feel the Cuban rhythms with the greatest of ease... whatever your level of experience!

  • Immerse yourself in the dance and music of the island, from the Afro-Cuban roots to the Salsa of today, observing breath-taking performances, and getting behind the scenes to meet the artists.  

  • Meet celebrated artists and view their art, in their home studios and at local crafts markets

  • Visit important historical locations including Old Havana and other UNESCO World Heritage Sites, as well as urban and rural Cuban living environments

  • 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.

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* Program Details

* Program Prices & Registration Deadlines

* Testimonials

Program Details

Aug Program Details

Travel Dates

July 31 - Aug 6

(7 days/6 nights

Sample Itinerary


Casa Particular 


Daily Breakfast

What's Included

  • Double Occupancy Accommodations

(* single upgrade available.  Single upgrade applied if registering as single traveler)

  • Daily breakfast included

  • MetaMovements letter of certification that your program will meet all current US & Cuban travel regulations.

  • Friendly MetaMovements Tour Liaisons to assist you before, during and after your trip

  • Airport transfers for those who arrive at a pre-arranged group flight time

  • Pre-tour planning and packing guidance

  • Welcome reception and orientation

  • 24 hour emergency assistance available during the trip

  • Translation for non-Spanish speaking travelers

  • Exciting tours and educational people-to-people exchanges, hand-picked by our experienced staff with your interests in mind (as presented in personal interest surveys)

  • Transportation to all INCLUDED activities in the program

  • Entrance fees to all INCLUDED items in the program

(Optional activities are additional cost)

  • Opportunities to customize your program, by signing up for private lessons or other add-ons

Program Costs & Deadlines

Aug Prices

Land Package Price

Based on double occupancy

Late Registration Fee (after Jul 3, 2017)

(add $200 to regular land package)


Register by July 3 

Optional Add-ons

*Single room upgrade        


NOTE: Single upgrade will be charged if registering as a single traveler  & we are unable to match a roommate

*Program extension

Varies- Contact us for details

*Flight & Visa Booking & Coordination

Save time by letting us research!

Not Included / Other Costs


* Price varies based on departure location and vary daily

* MetaMovements offers a service to research & book flight on your behalf


* Price varies based on airline (~$75-$120)

* Where available, MetaMovements offers a service to book visa on your behalf

Cuban Health Insurance

* Typically priced between $25-$50

* Sometimes included in cost of flight

Tips & Gratuities

* MetaMovements will provide typical ranges


​ Spending money

* Additional food and beverages and activities (outside of program)

* Varies from traveler to traveler, spending guide available upon request!

How to Register

* Complete an application <HERE>

* Place a deposit <HERE>

* Select Cuba Connections Tour Deposit

* Let us know if you'd like MM to book your flight

* Complete an interest survey <HERE>

* Stay tuned via email & Facebook for updates!

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