Enjoy the Cuban scene and lifestyle the famous writer and journalist Ernest Hemingway experienced when he lived here. This tour will take you back in time and show you Havana through Hemingway’s eyes, unmasking curiosities and enigmas about the city’s cultural life of the 60s.
Whether you’re just curious about Hemingway’s life, or you’ve read every single one of his works, including the Novel-prize winning novel The Old Man and the Sea, set in the Cuban fishing town of Cojimar, there’s no doubt this tour will be a window into Cuba’s cultural and intellectual scene of the 60s. In just half a day, you’ll stop by the restaurants, bars, and hotels the famous writer and journalist used to visit during his stays in Cuba, which have been preserved and have become an important part of our rich cultural patrimony.
The tour starts with a stop at the modern Finca la Vígia, the house where the larger-than-life author wintered for more than 20 years. Then you’ll continue to Cojímar, a fisherman community the writer used to frequent and depart on his fishing trips. After a guided tour, you’ll stop at Las Terrazas restaurant, one of Hemingway’s favorites spots in Cojimar. Then you’ll head to Old Havana for visits to the famous Floridita Bar, where Hemingway enjoyed his daiquiris, and to La Bodeguita del Medio bar, where he enjoyed his mojitos. The tour will continue with a visit to the Ambos Mundos Hotel where you’ll visit the room Hemingway used to book when staying in the city. End the tour with a delicious optional lunch in one of Hemingway’s favorite bars.
Pick up at the hotel in collective service. Visit to Hemingway Museum at La Finca La Vigía. Panoramic tour in Cojimar. Visit to Las Terrazas with a cocktail included. Floridita and Bodeguita del Medio bars. Entrance fee to Ambos Mundos Hotel Ernest´s bedroom.
Tips, medical insurance, lunch (on a supplement of 17usd) or any other service non mentioned above.
Meeting point and meeting time:
Pick up from 9.00AM
physical activity level:
Standard : Standard Accommodation
6 hours from pick-up time
private option available:
Payment accepted via credit card or wire transfer. Prices in US Dollar and subject to change. All hotels and services will be in specified or similar category. Itinerary subject to change or modifications based on weather conditions, changes in transportation schedule or any other situation beyond our control.
Cancellation policy: Cancellations made up to 14 days before the vacation or tour starting day will be subject to a 30% cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 14 days of the starting day will be subject to a 30% cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 48 hours of vacation or tour date can't be refunded and might only quality to be re-scheduled on an individual case basis, subject to availability and vendor penalty fees.