2019 Cuba Cultural Trip

Cuba Trip
Date and Time
Sat, 07/27/2019 (All day) to Sat, 08/03/2019 (All day)

Join Temple University Harrisburg on an exciting 8-day trip to explore the culture, history and healthcare systems of Cuba! Activities include travel to Havana, Trinidad and Cienfuegos.


  • Old Havana

  • Plaza of the Revolution

  • Colon Cemetery

  • Modern Havana

  • La Cabana fortress

  • Literacy Museum

  • Valle de los Ingenios

  • Museum of the Revolution

  • Hemingway’s House & Museum

  • & many more cultural experiences!

  • Hospitals, Medical Schools and Mental Health Clinics (to be determined)

Estimated Cost*

$2,800 Double Occupancy
$2,950 Single Occupancy

Trip Costs Include:

  • Roundtrip airfare between Philadelphia and Havana (medical insurance & exit taxes included)

  • 5-night stay in Havana

  • 2-night stay in private homes in Trinidad, Cuba

  • English speaking guide

  • Daily breakfast, 5 lunches, and 3 dinners

  • All activities/excursions include air-conditioned coach transportation

*Estimated cost pending total # of participants - total cost could decrease

Apply here:

Register Today!

For more information contact:

Ritamarie Trippett


Price includes: RT air between Philadelphia and Havana including exit tax in both cities; 5 nights in Havana with breakfast; 2 nights in private homes in Trinidad, Cuba with breakfast and dinner. Welcome and farewell dinners; 3 additional lunches. Program of visits and excursions as outlined in the program; transportation by air conditioned bus for transfers in/out, all excursions and scheduled activities, and between cities and provinces; English speaking guide accompanies group throughout. Medical insurance included with flight ticket; service and mailing fees. 


Terms: Participant applications, travel affidavits and flight reservation forms must be submitted along with $500 per person deposit 90 days prior to date of departureAdditional participants may be added on a space-available basis up to 45 days prior to travel. Applications after that will be considered based on hotel availability and flight space with a $75 late fee. All deposits are non-refundable though participants may be substituted. Final invoices will be issued once all hotels in Cuba are confirmed, with every effort to insure that these are issued no later than 45 days prior to date of departure. Final payment will be due 30 days prior to date of departure. Travel packets will be issued when payment is complete and all paperwork and passport information has been received. Final program is frequently available from the tour operator only 10 days prior to date of departure once all program activities have been approved and secured.


U.S. Legal authority: All participants must provide completed and signed application, travel affidavit and flight reservation form. 


Passport: Clients must complete passport information on the application and send a clearly readable copy of the passport. All passports must be valid 6 months beyond the end date of the program in Cuba or participant must indicate that a new passport is being obtained. Non-U.S. passport holders must provide evidence of residency or multiple entry visa. Cuban born participants who arrived in the United States after January 1, 1971 require a valid Cuban passport for travel and a residency card or U.S. passport for travel to Cuba.


Trip cancellation/interruption/baggage insurance: Cancellation insurance is strongly advised.



Please email TUHCUBA19@temple.edu with any questions. Upon Application approval, we will send you a "Common Grounds Education & Travel Services Application Form" for completion to submit with your $500 deposit. 

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