Cuba is the largest of Caribbean islands. It features a stunning topography, beautiful and enticing beaches, plenty of opportunities for fun and adventure, as well as a pristine setting for unwinding and refueling. You will be captivated by the warmth and genuineness of its people.
Cuba is the ideal vacation destination during the winter months. Cuba features a climate that is tropical, moderated by northeasterly trade winds that blow year-round. Its drier season falls between November and April and its wetter season occurs May to October. Cuba is prone to frequent hurricanes, which are most common in September and October. The official language is Spanish. ...
Cuban culture is a melting pot of mostly Spanish and African culture. Cuban cuisine is a fusion of Spanish and Caribbean cuisine although it may be considered blander than some other Caribbean cuisine's.
Cuba features many national parks and reserves. However, a majority of tourist activity centers on the large and all inclusive resorts that offer the opportunity to luxuriate amidst sand and sun and to participate in the many water sport activities and variety of tours.
Cuba provides special opportunities to authentically experience its culture and people. Cuba is a vacation destination that remains undiscovered by many and features many regions and places on the island that have not yet been touched by tourism. For the more adventurous, you can have a truly authentically Cuban experience.
It is important to be aware that you will need to purchase a "tourist visa card" upon arrival to the Cuban airport and that upon departure you will be required to pay a departure tax. Be sure to have money set aside for these costs as the airport does feature ATMs.
With a gregarious people who proudly share their culture, music, culinary delights and history, a vacation to Cuba is unforgettable vacation experience.
The currency used is the Cuban Peso.
The temperature ranges from a low of 20°C to a high of 32°C depending on the time of year.
The voltage used is 110V or 220V.
The official language of Cuba is Spanish but English is also spoken.
The time zone in Cuba is GMT (UTC) -5.
Documents required to visit Cuba
Canadian Citizens please click here
Non-Canadian citizens please contact the consulate or embassy for information.