Experience Jazz in Cuba
Support of the Cuban People


35th International Jazz Festival of Havana!

January 12 – 19, 2020

Back by popular demand! Join KJAZZ Public Radio and fellow jazz lovers for their annual jazz adventure to Havana, Cuba! Sponsored by famed Cuban musician Chucho Valdes and the Cuban Institute of Music, the International Jazz Festival of Havana showcases some of the biggest names in jazz, along with talented new artists. Enjoy the rhythm of Latin jazz in venues scattered throughout Havana. In addition to the festival, we’ll visit the National Museum of Fine Arts, Hemingway’s haunts, and attend a special jazz workshop with Cuban musicians. Stroll the famous Malecón, wander in the picturesque historic center of Havana, lounge in a doorway in your fedora and ride in a classic convertible, all to the sultry sounds of Cuban jazz!

Expedition Highlights

With KJAZZ radio host Jose Rizo
An expert bilingual Cuban guide
A four night pass to the Havana Jazz Festival!
A jazz workshop directed by respected Cuban jazz artists
A rumba session
Accommodations as listed in itinerary
Multi-course traditional meals highlighting Cuban cuisine in Havana’s hottest paladars!
Bottled water daily and national drinks (local beers and mojitos)
Transport by private motor coach while in Cuba
All entrances as listed in your itinerary
Airport transfers while in Cuba
Special insider “Support of the Cuban People” experiences
Earthbound Expeditions makes an annual contribution to Carbonfund
A tax deductible donation to KJAZZ
Gratuities for your driver and guides

Trip Facts

8 Days/7 Nights
$4,150 per person double occupancy land
$775 Single Supplement (waived if you are willing to share & a roommate is found)
Trip begins: January 12, 2020 in Havana, Cuba
Trip ends: January 19, 2020 in Havana, Cuba

Optional Group Air: $945 per person from Los Angeles to Havana with American Airlines.  Note: This flight departs January 11th on a red-eye to Havana. Includes: Cuban government emergency medical insurance plan up to $1,000

KJAZZ and Earthbound travel alumni save $100 * Pay your final balance by check and save $100 * Reserve by September 20 and save $50

Legal Cuba travel operated under the general license, Support for the Cuban People. OFAC has amended this general license to require that each traveler utilizing this authorization engage in a full-time schedule of activities that enhance contact with the Cuban people, support civil society in Cuba, or promote the Cuban people’s independence from Cuban authorities and that result in meaningful interactions with individuals in Cuba. The traveler’s schedule of activities must not include free time or recreation in excess of that consistent with a full-time schedule in Cuba. For a complete description of what this general license authorizes and the restrictions that apply, see 31 CFR § 515.574.


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