The quickest way to get from Varadero to Havana is to taxi which costs $95 – $120 and takes 1h 51m. How far is it from Varadero to Havana? The distance between Varadero and Havana is 116 km. The road distance is 141 km. 5 дней назад
Enjoy a day trip from Varadero to Havana , the Cuban capital. Admire the historic buildings and old cars still in use on the cobblestone streets.
Transport between Varadero and Havana : 1.) Taxi: Fast, efficient and expensive. Official cost is 90 CUC one way. Travel time about 1.5 hours and they’ll take you right to your doorstep.
Cuba in general, and Varadero in particular, are very safe places for travellers. Elsewhere in Cuba is much different. It is, however, arguably the safest country in the Caribbean for travelers, including single females. Use your common sense and you’ll be fine.
The price of Combo meal in fast food restaurant ( Big Mac Meal or similar) in Santiago de Cuba is 4.01 CUC.
Havana is not a dangerous city, especially when compared to other metropolitan areas in North and South America. There is almost no gun crime, violent robbery, organized gang culture, teenage delinquency, drugs or dangerous no-go zones.
If you are planning to visit Havana on a weekend trip ( 2-3 days ) or exploring 3 days in Havana as part of a week-long beach vacation ( 3 days – Havana – 3 days Varadero/Trinidad combo), then you are in the right spot. You will find that in three days you will be able to explore most of the tourist areas in Havana.
340 CUC/boat for up to 4 anglers. Additional pax 30 CUC/persons, up to 4 persons extra, 8 total. You can fish at two companies: Marina Chapelin and Marina Gaviota.
Most recommended Varadero hotels Meliá Internacional. $187+ $187+ Iberostar Selection Varadero . $269+ $269+ Occidental Arenas Blancas. 6.3 Good. $126+ Royalton Hicacos Resort & Spa. $184+ $184+ Blau Varadero – Adults Only. 9.1 Excellent. Iberostar Bella Costa. 5.1 Okay. Brisas del Caribe. 5.7 Okay. Sol Palmeras. 10.0 Excellent.
Come out and playa: 6 of the best beaches in Cuba Varadero. With heart-melting destinations like Cienfuegos and Trinidad on the south coast, you know it’s going to be a good scene down there. Playa Ancon & La Boca. Playa Paraiso. Cayo Rico. Baracoa. Playa Los Pinos.
Private Taxis Coco Taxi – Yellow coco taxis are for tourists (you’ll pay in CUC), black and yellow are for locals (you’ll pay in pesos). You can safely negotiate the price ahead of time in either type. You’ll spend $5 for most trips within the city, which is a decent price. Cuba Taxi – These are state-run taxis .
Because they can reach speeds of up to 40mph and lack any sort of safety features, including seatbelts, “coco” taxis can be pretty dangerous. They are, nevertheless quite popular with tourists so if you choose to ride on one, be aware of the risk.
Eating raw or undercooked food is a serious health risk and should be avoided at all costs. Dishes containing beans and roots are typically safe to eat in Cuba since they need to be cooked anyway. Keep an eye out for bananas, yucca, pumpkins, sweet potatoes, frijoles negros (black beans) and other potajes.
1. Re: Is Varadero worth it ? Probably not; in the same way that Playa Pilar no longer is. It’s a nice beach, but Cuba has lots of very nice beaches.
Cuba is generally safer than Mexico , e.g. Varadero is much more secure than Cancun. Cuba has a more authentic real-life experience vs Mexico’s more touristic experience.