January 25- February 1, 2020

Each year Galeria Cubana offers a specialized trip to Cuba tailored to those interested in Arts & Culture. Traveling with Galeria Cubana provides a rare opportunity to meet artists represented by the gallery, as well as locals and see how they live and work in a changing Cuban economy.


Galeria Cubana would like to cordially invite art lovers to join our gallery for a very special, customized tour focused on the spectacular art and culture of Cuba!

Our tour will take us from Havana, to Cienfuegos then to Trinidad, Cuba! We will visit the private studios of renowned Cuban artists, tour museums with eminent art historians, enjoy the island's unique musical styles, experience the vibrant sights and sounds of Havana and the cobblestone streets of small country towns, while savoring traditional Cuban food and spirits at the island's finest restaurants and markets.

Your journey will be hosted by Gallery Director Michelle Wojcik and coordinated by Charles Bittner, an expert on Cuban culture and professor of Sociology at St. John's University. Throughout the week, you will also be accompanied by an experienced local tour guide.

$3985 / $4485 per person (double/single occupancy)includes:

-five nights at the four-star NH Capri Hotel de Habana

-two evenings at a private guesthouse in Trinidad, Cuba

-all ground transportation within Cuba

-guided tours, seminars, lectures

-entrance to Cuba's preeminent museums and music clubs,

-several private concerts and dance performances almost all your meals including libations

(flights to/from Cuba not included)


20 people maximum. Sign up today! $1,500 to secure your place (refundable until Oct.10).

For questions or to register, contact Charles Bittner at or 617-833-1435.

Travel to Cuba is authorized under Galeria Cubana's general people-to-people license.

This trip will provide a rare opportunity to experience various parts of the island while meeting local artists living and work in a changing Cuban economy. Our travel is compliant with U.S.regulations with a full time itinerary including visits to artist studios, museums, as well as historical sites.

Galeria Cubana has been leading tours to Cuba since 2012. Some travelers say it is a life changing experience!

A radio series done on our first trip of this kind aired on WBUR, Boston public radio in January 2013. Click the link to your right to listen to the story.