Tours from Canada
Cuba Education Tours (2278 E. 24th Ave., Vancouver, BC V5N 2V2, tel. 877/687-3817, www.cubafriends.ca) offers “solidarity” and special-interest tours.
Quest Nature Tours (491 King St., Toronto, ON M5A 1L9, tel. 416/633-5666 or 800/387-1483, www.questnaturetours.com) offers birding and nature tours.
Real Cuba (Box 2345, Swan River, MB, R0L 1Z0, tel. 306/205-0977, www.realcubaonline.com) offers special theme trips, including bicycling, walking and bird-watching, and photography workshops.
WowCuba (430 Queen St., Charlottestown, PE, C1A 4E8, tel. 902/368-2453, www.wowcuba.com) specializes in bicycle tours of Cuba, but has other programs, including scuba diving.
Several companies offer air-hotel beach packages, including: Signature Vacations (tel. 866/324-2883, www.signaturevacations.com); Sunquest Vacations (tel. 877/485-6060, www.sunquest.ca); and Transat Holidays (tel. 866/322-6649, www.transatholidays.com).
© Christopher P. Baker from Moon Cuba, 5th Edition