Old Havana Tour for Photographers

Capturing Cuba Soul: One-Day Old Havana Tour for Photographers

Capturing Cuba Soul: One-Day Old Havana Tour for Photographers

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Join us on a thrilling photography journey with our exclusive Havana tour as we explore the rich heritage, vibrant culture, and captivating scenery of Havana. This expedition is curated specifically for photographers from around the world, whether amateur or professional, looking to frame the essence of Cuba in their lenses.

Morning Session: Old Havana, El Capitolio, Gran Theatre (3 hours)

Old Havana: Start the day amidst the colorful streets of Old Havana. Lose yourself in the maze of cobblestone alleys and Spanish colonial architecture that offers endless photographic opportunities. Capture the daily lives of the locals, classic cars, and the rustic charm that defines this UNESCO World Heritage site.

El Capitolio: Next, visit the iconic El Capitolio, a symbol of Cuban nationhood and an architectural marvel. Its neoclassical façade, detailed sculptures, and grand dome provide countless angles to challenge your photographic skills.

Gran Theatre: Conclude the morning at the Gran Theatre, a masterpiece of Cuban baroque architecture. Here, you can capture the elegance and artistry that resonate with Havana’s rich cultural heritage.

After the morning session, relish in the authentic Cuban flavors at a local ‘paladar’ for lunch. Mingle with your fellow photographers, share your morning experiences, and savor dishes prepared with fresh local ingredients.

Afternoon Session: San Isidro Neighborhood and the Malecon (Flexible Duration)

San Isidro Neighborhood Tour: The afternoon session will take you to the emerging art district of San Isidro. This lively neighborhood, with its street art, galleries, and creative spirit, is a treasure trove for photographers seeking something off the beaten path. Engage with local artists and uncover hidden gems that tell the story of modern Havana.

Way Back Along the Malecon: As the day winds down, journey back along the Malecon, Havana’s iconic seafront promenade. The play of golden light on the waves, the silhouette of fishermen, and the backdrop of historic buildings make it a perfect spot to capture some last unforgettable shots.

What’s Included:

  • Expert local guide with knowledge in photography
  • Transportation throughout the Havana tour
  • Authentic Cuban lunch at a local paladar
  • Opportunities for critique and discussion with fellow photographers
  • Assistance with photography permits and access to special locations

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or an enthusiastic hobbyist, this one-of-a-kind Havana tour offers a vibrant tableau of experiences to frame through your lens. Immerse yourself in the history, culture, and beauty of Havana and create images that will resonate for a lifetime.

Book now and bring your camera and creativity to experience Havana like never before!

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  • What to wear
    Comfortable seasonal clothing and shoes
  • Included
    Photo Assistance
  • Not Included
    Entrance Fees
    Local Flights

Tour Plan

Morning Session
Begin the day with an engaging introduction to the Havana tour, where you'll meet fellow photographers and receive an overview of the day's agenda. Then, embark on an exploration of Old Havana's colorful streets. Here, the colonial architecture and lively street scenes provide endless photographic opportunities. A local expert will be on hand to offer guidance on composition and technique as you capture the essence of daily life in this UNESCO World Heritage site.
Next, you'll visit the iconic El Capitolio, an architectural marvel and symbol of Cuban nationhood. Challenge yourself to find new angles and perspectives of its grand neoclassical façade and intricate sculptures. Then, make your way to the Gran Theatre, a stunning example of Cuban baroque architecture. The elegance and artistry of this historic site will resonate with your creative vision, and you'll conclude the morning session with inspired photographs and reflections.
Enjoy a midday break with a traditional Cuban lunch at a local paladar, where you can share experiences and photos from the morning and refuel for the afternoon's adventure.
Afternoon Session
The afternoon takes you to the San Isidro neighborhood, an emerging art district that brims with creativity and innovation. Explore galleries, capture vibrant street art, and engage with local artists. This off-the-beaten-path experience allows you to uncover the modern, artistic side of Havana and provides unique photographic opportunities.
As the day winds down, you'll journey along the Malecon, Havana's iconic seafront promenade. The golden light on the waves, silhouettes of fishermen, and backdrop of historic buildings set the scene for unforgettable shots. Reflect on your day as you capture the essence of Cuba's vibrant culture and beauty.
Wrap up the tour with a farewell gathering, sharing final thoughts and experiences, and perhaps planning future collaborations with newfound photography friends. Whether you're a seasoned professional or an enthusiastic hobbyist, this one-day Havana tour offers a rich tableau of experiences to frame through your lens, guided by the expertise of local photography enthusiasts.

Tour Location

Havana's diverse landscape offers a unique blend of the historical and the contemporary, making it a photographer's dream. The cobblestone alleys and vibrant facades of Old Havana transport you to a bygone era, filled with colonial charm.

The iconic El Capitolio stands as a beacon of Cuba's nationhood, while the nearby Gran Theatre showcases the elegance of Cuban baroque architecture. Transitioning to the modern side of the city, the emerging art district of San Isidro bursts with creativity, street art, and innovation. Finally, the Malecon, Havana's seafront promenade, merges the city's rich past with its dynamic present, offering sweeping views of the sea, fishermen's silhouettes, and a skyline filled with historic buildings. Together, these locations form a rich tableau, allowing photographers on this Havana tour to capture the captivating essence of Cuba.