cooking class

Get to know Cuban Countryside

Get to know Cuban Countryside

Duration:9 hours total
Includes:1 meal, Snacks and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am from Soroa, so it holds a special place in my heart. My family is still living in the area. I believe that responsible and authentic tourism helps visitors engage with a deeper Cuba and in turn allows for locals to further advance their work. My goal is to help show my community in an eco-friendly way to visitors from far and wide.
Jorge & Jorge
Jorge & Jorge
Jorge & Jorge
Jorge & Jorge

What we’ll do

We meet in Havana and grab a private taxi to Soroa, about an hour from the city. Once we arrive, we meet Alexander, a local farmer who tells us all about how he maintains his farm. That's where we pick the fruits and vegetables for our lunch later in the day. Before lunch, we do a walking or horse trail through the farm and up the river. We then go to my house in the countryside, where my mother…

What else you should know

I´ll arrange for transportation to Soroa, but it´s not included in the price. Transportation costs can range from 35-60 per person, depending on the number of guests. We´ll coordinate this separately.

What I’ll provide

Homemade lunch
Farm-to-table meal with Cuban family
Coffee, juices and rum
Delicious fruits

What to bring

During the rainy season (May-October), make sure to have mosquito repellent and water resistant hiking clothes.
It´s important to go with the passport, as the local authorities sometimes ask for it

Jorge & Jorge
cooking class
$55 per person
$55 per person