Here are some tips to Travel by Viazul Bus in Cuba from Bed and Breakfast in Cuba. Bus travel is an efficient way to get to know the main cities of the island. Prior to your 11 days tour, plan your own route and it will be easier to get tickets on the dates and hours you want.
Tourism in Cuba is growing, that means more visitors trying to catch a bus to get around the island. Although bus travel in Cuba is not the only way to go from one city to another, it is very effective.
Viazul bus network is the main bus company available for visitors from other countries. It goes through the main cities in comfortable vehicles. The buses depart from the station on time and there are always two drivers, even in short routes. If you are looking for the best cost-effective way to visit the island, this could be the best option.
Besides the number of tourists increasing, the availability of busses is still the same, so you will need to buy the tickets with in advance. There are two options to do it:
Tip: If you are going to buy the tickets on the station go to the website and take note of the timetables. Do it prior your trip to the island.
This bus company will take the tourists to the most popular destinations in Cuba. We’ll give you a route for traveling in this buses that will take 11 days, starting in Havana. You must have an 80 dollars budget per person for the bus tickets.
When you arrive in Havana the first thing to do is go to the station if you don’t have the tickets yet. The first stop will be Vinales, and then you’ll go to Cienfuegos, Trinidad, and Varadero. From this last stop, take the bus back to the capital city.
Spend the first night in Havana and the next day take the bus from Havana to Vinales. This is one of the most popular routes, so you need to arrive early at the station. The buses' itinerary to this destination is the following:
We recommend you to stay in Vinales 2 nights before taking the bus again to Cienfuegos. Here are some activities to do while you are in town:
You could stay just one night in Cienfuegos, this will give you enough time to visit these places:
Next, the bus service Cuba will take you to Trinidad, where you can stay 3 nights.
During this time in Trinidad, you must visit the colonial town center. There you’ll find some markets to buy souvenirs. Other activities and places to go are:
In two days in Varadero, you have time to practice some water sports and visit some places around town. After arriving at the bus station Varadero go to:
This is the last stop, where you’ll spend the last days in Cuba. Until 2019 you can enjoy all the activities around the city to celebrate the 500 anniversary of Havana. There is a lot to do and places to see in the capital:
Take this itinerary to travel by Viazul Bus in Cuba and enjoy an 11 day tour. You’ll get to know some of the most popular towns in the island. Contact us to book your accommodation for this trip.
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