Cardiology 2018 Special

This is an opportunity to travel legally to Cuba and engage in an exchange with professionals like you from Cuba and other countries in the Americas Get off the beaten track and discover a charming country. You and your companion(s) will be welcome and discover a world you have heard plenty about. . Four days of scientific exchange, six full days of fun and exploration of the highlights and the hidden gems of Havana. Interact with experts in all things Cuban, and have true "insider" experiences.  

Havana

  • Exchange Cardiology Ideas
  • Learn and debate new trends
  • Compare findings
  • An experience for the family
  • Art safari
  • Practice salsa dancing
  • Visit Hemingway's haunts

ITINERARY

June 4

  • Afternoon
    • Airport pick up by your Amigo – responsible for the coordination of all the activities while you are in the country -  and proceed to check in at your boutique hotel
    • Brief city orientation tour
    • Welcome cocktail on the grounds of the "legendary" Hotel Nacional
    • Ride one of Havana’s iconic vintage convertibles along the Malecón (Havana’s seawall) to experience the sunset over Havana 
  • Evening
    • Welcome dinner at a one of the top restaurants in Havana
    • Unscheduled - entertainment recommendations and reservations will be provided 

June 5

  • Morning
    • Walking architectural tour of Old Havana (a UNESCO World Heritage site) accompanied by your knowledgeable guide
  • Afternoon­
    • Unscheduled time for relaxation or unguided exploration
    • Event registration
  • Evening
    • Event registration
    • Event welcome cocktail
    • Unscheduled - Try innovative Cuban cuisine. If you are in the mood experience the nightlife of contemporary Havana with an evening out at a very trendy locale

June 6

  • Morning
    • Cardiology event
    • Spouse option.
      • Learn new salsa steps and tour Havana
  • & Afternoon
    • Cardiology event
    •  Spouse option: 
      • Experience the interior of the house of a former sugar baron
      • Visit an art project initiated as a tribute to Barcelona’s Parc Gaudi, which has become a destination in its own right
      • Discover the modernist architecture of the western districts of Havana
    • Unscheduled time for relaxation or unguided exploration
  • Evening
    • Unscheduled - dining/entertainment recommendations and reservations will be provided 

June 7

  • Morning
    • Cardiology event
    • Spouse option: 
      • Experience a private Cuban Art Safari – possibly in the company of a respected local art curator
      • Visit multiple artist studios
      • Get access to invitation only private art gallery
  • Afternoon
    • Cardiology event
    • Unscheduled afternoon to accommodate last minute requests
  • Evening
    • Cultural Gala for the event participants

June 8

  • Morning
    • Cardiology event
    • Spouse option: 
      • A day in the life of Hemingway. A tour of the famous author favorite haunts in Havana and it's famed vill 
  • Afternoon
    • Cardiology event farewell event - with a live band 
  • Evening
    • Unscheduled - you may consider a romantic dinner at a top restaurant overlooking the estuary of the Almendares River and the Bay of Havana. Followed by an outing to dance in Havana. 

Day 5

  • Morning
    • At leisure, until it is time to travel to the airport

PRICE  

Participant - USD1,783

Companion - USD1,532  

ACCOMMODATION  

Starting at USD125/night

NOTE:

  1. Prices include: All experiences; conference registration, trip management fee; all internal transportation; staff and concierge services; all, breakfasts, lunches and a welcome dinner
  2. Airfare and drinks are not included
  3. Itinerary fully compliant with US travel regulations
  4. Prices subject to change based on rates at the time of confirmation

Please let us know if you if you prefer alternate accommodations or if you require assistance securing your travel visa and airfare. We will be happy to assist you.