EL FLORIDITA – 200th Anniversary Celebration – La Habana, Cuba 3-7 October 2017

Visit Offical El Floridita Page here. 

Tales of the Cocktail, in Collaboration with El Floridita, Julio Cabrera and Lian Calvo Serrano, is thrilled to invite you to celebrate the bicentennial of El Floridita’s 200th Anniversary as part of a once in a lifetime trip to Havana, Cuba from October 3rd – 7th, 2017.

Itinerary:

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 3 OCTOBER

  • Depart Miami via chartered flight at 7:30AM – Check in at 4AM
  • Arrival : 8:45AM
  • Check in at Hotel Telegrafo
  • Recharge/Rest time
  • 3PM – A ROAD TRIP – [TBA]

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY 4 OCTOBER

  • 9 :00-11AM – Welcome at El Floridita
  • Noon- 2PM – Lunch at Restaurant Floridita – Menu selection: Filet of Steer
  • 2:00-6PM- Free afternoon
  • 6:00-7:00PM: A Tour of the Malecon . A classic car tour from Habana’s Malecon to Restaurant El Aljibe
  • 7:00PM-9:00PM – Dinner at Aljibe: Menu Selection: the Famous Chicken al Aljibe
  • 9:00-10:00 PM- Transfer to La Chorrera
  • 10:00PM-12:00AM : A Bohemian evening at La Chorrera: Daiquiri Tastings and Artistic presentation by URARTE
  • 12:00AM Transfer to Hotel Telegrafo

DAY 3 – THURSDAY 5 OCTOBER

  • 9:00-12:00 PM – King of Kings Competition, El Floridita : Round 1- Competition to take place inside of El Floridita and and viewable to public outside via live transmission screens.
  • 12:00-12:30PM – Open Air Lunch: Boxed Lunch from Palmares [Sandwiches, finger foods and drinks]
  • 12:30-3:00PM – Tour of The Historic Center of Old Havana; Walking tour of Old Havana and Bar hop [Bodeguita del Medio, Sloppy Joe’s, Two Brothers + The Museum of Rum]
  • 4:00- 5:00PM – Launch of commemorative Havana Club product celebration the 200th Anniversary of El Floridita – Restaurant El Floridita [ By Invitation]
  • 7PM: Transfer Hotel Telegrafo to Tropicana Cabaret
  • 8:00-11PM : Dinner and a Show with selected menu at World famous Tropicana Cabaret

DAY 4 – FRIDAY 6 OCTOBER

  • 9:00-11:30 AM – King of Kings Competition: Final Round
  • 12:00- 12:30 PM Crowning of King of Kings – Restaurant El Floridita
  • 12:30 PM- Transfer to Restaurante 1830
  • 1:00-3:00PM – Lunch at Restaurant 1830
  • 3:30PM – Transfer to hotel
  • Free Time

DAY 5 – SATURDAY 7 OCTOBER

  • Departure Habana for Miami – 9:30AM – Check in 6:00AM

COSTS:

OPTION 1: For US citizens requiring a visa + traveling with group from MIAMI

Flight, Visa and Double Occupancy Hotel Telegrafo, Bicentennial Celebration – $1613.000 USD

Note: all the activities in the itinerary are covered in the price.

Please note: While Single Occupancy is available through Travel Agent, Aero Paradise Travel [ see below] for an additional $400.00 USD, we encourage comradery and will work with pairing all solo travelers .

PAYMENT DEADLINES + HOW TO RESERVE

IMMEDIATE DEPOSITS
$450.00 USD DEPOSIT [$350.00 REFUNDABLE [through 12 September], $100.00 USD NON REFUNDABLE] to Reserve, Flight, Hotel and Program attendance. Payment made via bank transfer to:

Aero Paradise Travel, Inc
1110 East 8th Avenue, 2nd floor,
Hialeah, FL
Wells Fargo
Routing: 528700390
Account: 3171303625

IMPORTANT: To avoid any unnecessary complications, do not reference Cuba [ i.e. El Floridita, Cuba, Havana, etc] Any use of “Memo” line on transfers may only state “TRAVEL.”

IMPORTANT: Copy of your scanned passport as well as your permanent address are required to be emailed to aeroparadiset@gmail.com in conjunction with your deposit.

Contact: Monica or Rebeca at Aero Paradise Travel, Inc: (305) 456-3711 or aeroparadiset@gmail.com
FINAL DEADLINE FOR PAYMENTS of BALANCES DUE [Total costs less deposits]:
12 SEPTEMBER 2017
Flight, Visa and Double Occupancy Hotel Telegrafo, Bicentennial Celebration – $1263.000 USD ***
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES : TO BE PAID AT MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
$25.00 Cuban Tax will be paid at Miami Airport [ One-time fee at departure only]
$20.00 Baggage Fee will be paid at Miami Airport [ One-time Fee at departure only]
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OPTION 2: For our International colleagues and those NOT requiring a visa nor flights to Havana

Double Occupancy Hotel Telegrafo and Bicentennial Celebration – $1350.000 USD ***

Note: all the activities in the itinerary are covered in the price.

Please note: While Single Occupancy is available through Travel Agent, Aero Paradise Travel [ see below] for an additional $400.00 USD, we encourage comradery and will work with pairing all solo travelers .

PAYMENT DEADLINES + HOW TO RESERVE

IMMEDIATE DEPOSITS
$400.00USD DEPOSIT [ $350.00 REFUNDABLE [through 12 September], $50.00 USD NON REFUNDABLE] deposit to Reserve Hotel and Program attendance .
Payment to be made via bank transfer to:
Aero Paradise Travel, Inc
1110 East 8th Avenue, 2nd floor,
Hialeah, FL
Wells Fargo
Routing: 528700390
Account: 3171303625

IMPORTANT: To avoid any unnecessary complications, do not reference Cuba [ i.e. El Floridita, Cuba, Havana, etc] Any use of “Memo” line on transfers may only state “TRAVEL.”

IMPORTANT: Copy of your scanned passport as well as your permanent address are required to be emailed to aeroparadiset@gmail.com in conjunction with your deposit.

Contact: Monica or Rebeca at Aero Paradise Travel, Inc: (305) 456-3711 or aeroparadiset@gmail.com
FINAL DEADLINE FOR PAYMENTS of BALANCES DUE [Total cost less deposit]:
12 SEPTEMBER 2017
Double Occupancy Hotel Telegrafo and Bicentennial Celebration – $950.000 USD ***

***Due to the nature of the reservation systems of Charter Flights and Hotels in Cuba, there will be no refunds issued for any cancellation after Final payments 12 September.