Taste of Little Havana

Highlights

  • Dance the day away at an iconic nightclub

  • Taste the freshest guava pastelitos

  • Uncover the secrets of Little Havana and Cuban identity

  • Learn about the exotic tropical fruits found in South Florida

  • Visit the Domino Park and take a stroll down Cuban Memorial Blvd

  • Indulge in artisanal gourmet ice-cream or sorbet

Summary

Enjoy a sensorial and immersive journey through Miami's vibrant Little Havana neighborhood, tasting the Cuban influence along the way.

Tour info

Duration
2 hours 30 minutes
Group Size
10
Pricing (From)
Commentary
English
Meeting Point

Agustin Gainza Arts & Tavern, 1652 S.W 8th Street, Miami, Florida, US

123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

Enjoy a sensorial journey through Miami’s vibrant Little Havana neighborhood, and see how the Cuban heritage has shaped this part of town with its music, art, food, architecture and lifestyle- from a cigar factory, to the iconic Domino park, to the Cuba Ocho Art Museum. You will also taste some of the best cuban delicacies outside of Cuba.

 - Commence where the people of Miami meet to drink Cuban coffee and swap stories  
 - Dance the day away at an iconic nightclub, famed for its Cuban-style food & drink  
 - Taste the freshest guava pastelitos , baked dailyWatch cigar rollers at a factory 
 - Uncover the secrets of Little Havana and Cuban identity  
 - Learn about the exotic tropical fruits found in South Florida, whilst sipping on some refreshing guarapo  
 - Visit the Domino Park and take a stroll down Cuban Memorial Blvd  
 - Indulge in artisanal gourmet ice-cream or sorbet  
 - Enjoy a picadillo-stuffed empanada at one of the oldest restaurants in the area 
  
Taste authentic Cuban cuisine at some of the best family owned and operated Cuban restaurants in the area! Sample the local cuisine- from guava pastries to chicken plantain cups to flan ice cream with tropical flavours. Whilst you eat, listen to the stories of the locals producing these tantalising treats.

This isn't simply a food experience, but a time to immerse yourself in Cuban identity and history. Learn about spiritual beliefs the community practices, including Santeria, and feel the latin vibe with the local artists playing traditional cuban music. You will also watch the skilled Cuban cigar rollers, and generations past playing domino.

What’s included?

  • Diverse collection of food tastings

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Knowledgeable & local guide

  • Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places

  • Additional food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend local favourites along the way

  • Gratuities (optional)

Frequently asked questions

Things to know

Before you book

  • This is a walking tour

  • No transport costs are included. Your guide will help you get around on the day

  • You must be 18 years of age or older

Before you go

  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes

  • Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Cancellation Policy

    Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

About operator:

Travel Curious, based in Shoreditch/London, researches, creates and owns immersive, cultural tours and experiences in cities throughout the world. We provide our tours and experiences as a service to the travel industry and are privileged to name some of the biggest global brands as our partners