A valid passport is required for entry into Cuba. A tourist card (or visa) must also be carried throughout your stay. For more travel information, visit travel.gc.ca
Spanish is the official language of Cuba; however, there are several other languages spoken across the island.
Cuba has two official currencies: the Cuban convertible peso (CUC) and the national peso. Transactions almost always take place in CUC.
Climate & Beaches
Visitors can enjoy all year round with its sub-tropical climate. The rainy season is from May to October and from August to October is the dry season. Between January and April, the weather is cooler with less rainfall.
Varadero is home to more than 10 miles of picturesque white-sand beaches, all perfect for long days of relaxation. The water is known for its warm temperature, making it perfect for swimming.