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Experience the exceptional diving opportunities of Cuba’s remote Jardines de la Reina and spend time soaking up the culture and atmosphere of Havana, the country’s vibrant capital city.

2 recommended locations:

Jardines de la Reina

This impeccably managed marine reserve bursts with life, and is supported by habitats such as seagrass beds and mangroves. Highlights include six species of shark and even American saltwater crocodiles.

  • Ideal for viewing: Caribbean reef shark, silky shark, whale shark, lemon shark, American crocodile
  • Excellent for: Liveaboard diving, Diving & adventure, Shark diving, Reef diving, Underwater photography


No visit to Cuba would be complete without experiencing the culture, history, music and people of its vibrant capital city. A veritable cocktail for the senses, Havana is the gateway to this intriguing country and its many treasures.

  • Excellent for: City stopover

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Dive trips

Cuba is one of the Caribbean’s most thrilling dive destinations, offering plentiful shark encounters and stunning reefs. Take in the wonders of the remote Jardines de la Reina by liveaboard and immerse yourself in the culture of Havana, the country's vibrant capital.
1 recommended trip. Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your requirements.

Cuba Liveaboard

Promising unparalleled adventure, this trip combines all that is best about Cuba - above and below the water. Spend time in Havana and take in the country’s most exciting diving in the remote Jardines de la Reina.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 11 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £4,175 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

When to go

Cuba can be dived year-round, but is best visited from November through to May each year.


  • Dry Season

    Nov to May: The dry season brings cooler water, but exceptional visibility and plentiful shark encounters.
  • Hurricane season

    Jun to Oct: Warmer waters, however marine life is less prolific and hurricanes are possible.

Wildlife events

  • Nov to Nov: November is the best month for whale shark sightings in Jardines de la Reina.