About Us

CUBA CANDELA is the leading provider of private luxury tours conducted under the “support for the Cuban people” travel license. We specialize in highly curated custom journeys, delivering a full suite of services including travel documents, luxury accommodation and exclusive experiences.


Our Mission

Our mission is to deliver impactful and authentic luxury experiences with world-class service, through a socially conscious model that is respectful and sustainable to local communities.


Our Core Values

Inspired. We feel inspired for doing good in the world.

Service. We live and breathe exceptional service. It's in our DNA.

Authenticity. We regard cultural immersion as fundamental to the spirit of travel.

Impact. We seek to positively transform the lives of our clients and our local partners.

Accountability. We uphold the highest standards of ethical conduct and professionalism.

Innovation. We continuously discover and create magic moments of experiential travel.

Respect. We believe in respect for all people, across community, creed, and country.


Why Travel with CUBA CANDELA?

Custom Travel

You never forget your first time. Do it right. 

Tailor-made private journeys for you and yours are the only way to truly experience the magic of Cuba.

Service Quality

We are one of the few companies in the Cuba travel industry with reviews.

Trust the recommendation of our past guests.

Unique Experiences

Our itineraries are fueled by passion, insider access, authentic local interactions and island magic.

We do luxury experiential travel like no one else.

Luxury Accommodation

Our lodging portfolio offers the finest in accommodation, from private villas to luxury boutique gems.

Socially Conscious

Travel with us and feel good about supporting the local economy and local communities.


We handle everything from the moment you land until the moment you leave.

Cuba Travel Experts

We've been recognized as industry leaders by Forbes, Bloomberg, NY Times, Vogue, Esquire, Huffington Post, Travel Weekly, Travel Market Report, Business Jet Traveler, Travel Age West, CNBC, ABC News, The Fiscal Times, US News, Money Inc and Skift.