Vista Hermosa Farm

Itinerary: Regla Ferry – Guanabacoa – Vista Hermosa Farm Tour – Bahía neighborhood – Casablanca - Casablanca ferry - CicloCuba.

  • Route type: Mainly paved roads and a short section of dirt road, aceptable for all bicycle types.
  • Total route distance: 28 km
  • Highest point: 58 meters
  • Traffic Level: Moderate
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Difficult Level: Moderate (Good physical fitness required).
  • Minimum # of riders required: 4
  • Reservations: Minimum 48 working hours in advance

Route:

09:00 am – Pickup & adjustments of bicycles at CicloCuba. Meet your guide.

10:00 am – Depart for the Regla ferry. Arrival in Regla and ride to the village of Guanabacoa and the Vista Hermosa farm.

11:30 am – Reception by the farm’s team with a taste test of fresh fruit from the farm and delivery of information about the ranch by one of its specialists. You’ll learn about the installations, the project, and receive and exchange information about the cooperative agricultural movement in Cuba, farm life and more.

Walking tour of the farm to discover the types of animals raised there as well as vegetable and fruit crops. Visit to the stables included.

Observe the artesan cheese elaboration center where goat and cow’s milk cheeses are produced, as well as pork sausage. Brief explanation of the processes with the specialist who prepares the products.

Take your choice of a horseback ride or a horse & buggy to get to a hiking path leading to a hill within the farm limits to reach the Beautiful View Lookout, where you can appreciate flora & fauna, and even an ocean view. You can also see the Valley facing the mountain, a great photo opportunity. Return to the ranch for lunch.

13:30 pm – Return to Havana via the towns of Bahía and Casablanca where you’ll take the ferry back across the bay.

14:30 pm – Return your bikes to CicloCuba.

Price per person: $55 usd
Minimum: 8 pax

Includes:
- Guide, bicycles, farm activities & lunch.

Route Map:

Route map for Cycling To Finca Vista Hermosa by Abel Pez on plotaroute.com