Reviews

From Our Travelers

★★★★★

Everything was flawless from the initial contact to the end of our trip.
★★★★★
This is the perfect tour for those who want to enjoy getting to know the [Cuban] people and their culture.
★★★★★
[Cuba] is a challenging place to travel, but [Cuba Candela] made it easy.
★★★★★
I was afraid going through a tour company would give me the ‘touristy’ experience of Cuba, but it was the exact opposite.
★★★★★
We had the best looking vintage taxi tour in all of Havana.
★★★★★
Our guides were delightful, [our visits] were off-the-beaten-path, unique experiences of local culture, natural wonders, and heritage.
★★★★★
Wonderful trip. Guides, accommodations and drivers were A+. Nothing was overlooked and everything was done to make us feel incredibly welcome.
★★★★★
The people-to-people interactions we had in Cuba helped to change our perspective not just on Cuba, but on our own lives.
★★★★★
Cuba Candela has mastered the art of tourism!
★★★★★
By far one of the best spring break trips that I have ever been on!
★★★★★
I have already recommended [Cuba Candela] to several friends, and would absolutely use them again if I go back to Cuba.
★★★★★
Beautiful scenery, wonderful & warm people in an energetic and vibrant culture found nowhere else.
★★★★★
What an incredible way to experience Cuba by getting the opportunity to go into people’s homes and appreciate the unique culture through a legitimate people-to-people adventure.
★★★★★
After having heard of other experiences friends have had on their trips to Cuba I can honestly say ours was unique. For your next trip to Cuba, Cuba candela is the way to go!
★★★★★
By far the best trip I’ve ever been on. No exaggeration.
★★★★★
Unlike other tour companies, Cuba Candela is not afraid to show its clients both sides of Cuba—the Hemingway tourist bars and the authentic Cuban experience.
★★★★★
If you want to gain a deeper understanding of Cuba, and Cubans, this is the group for you.
★★★★★
If it was possible to give this review more stars, I would.
★★★★★
Their local accommodations, staff and experiences are top notch. I would highly recommend Cuban Candela for an amazing experience in Cuba!
★★★★★
All around customer service was top notch!
★★★★★
I feel that we saw all aspects of Cuba - the city, ocean, mountains, farms, cars, people, food, etc. Being & staying with local people made the experience unique from other trips I’ve taken and gave our group a greater sense of what it’s like to be a Cuban!
★★★★★

CUBA CANDELA provided travel services for 137 Harvard students and friends visiting Cuba during Harvard's Spring Break in March 2016.