Fly Fishing in Ciénaga de Zapata

Programme summary

  • Day 1: Welcome to Havana
  • Day 2: Colonial  and Hemingway ´s tour
  • Days 3 Transfer to Ciénaga
  • Days  4, 5,6 and 7: Full-day fishing sessions
  • Day 8: Full day fishing + transfer back to Havana
  • Day 9: Departure

General Programme

Day 1: – Welcome to Havana

  • Arrival at Havana’s José Martí International airport. Meet & Greet and assistance by a Havana Unique representative.
  • Transfer to the Hotel in Havana / 2-night accommodation at 5-star hotel.

Day 2: – Colonial and Hemingway´s tour

  • Morning private walking tour of Old Havana (See Havana Unique tours)
  • Afternoon private tour  “Havana of Hemingway” (See Havana Unique tours)

Day 3: – Transfer to Ciénaga de Zapata.

  • Morning at leisure to enjoy the city.
  • 1:00 pm: Meet in hotel lobby for pick-up and transfer to Ciénaga de Zapata (2-hr drive from Havana. Briefing with fishing staff.

Days  4, 5 ,6 and 7: – Full-day Fishing

  • 6:00 am: Wake-Up call, breakfast
  • 6:30 am: Transfer to fishing area.
  • 7:30 am: Fishing sessions (2 days fishing in Río Hatiguanico and 3 days fishing in Las Salinas de Brito).

Note: In case of bad weather on the sea (Salinas de Brito), the fishing sessions can alternatively take place in Río Hatiguanico river.

Day 8: – Full-day fishing session + transfer back to Havana

  • 6:00 am: Wake-Up call, breakfast
  • 6:30 am: Transfer to fishing area.
  • 7:30 am: Fishing session
  • Late afternoon transfer back to Havana

Day 9: Departure

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to international airport.

The package includes:

  • 3-night accommodation in double room at 5-star hotel in Havana (on arrival and departure), breakfast included.
  • 5-night accommodation at Bohío Don Pedro, Villa Guama or Playa Larga hotel, on Full Board basis
  • Walking Colonial tour in Old Havana
  • Tour “Havana of Hemingway”
  • 5 full-day fishing sessions
  • Fishing license/permission
  • Highly specialized fishing guide
  • Transfers (Havana hotel – Ciénaga de Zapata hotel – Havana hotel)
  • Boat transfers: Las Salinas de Brito (Flat-bottomed boat moved by handle); Rio Hatiguanico (motor boats).

The package excludes:

  • Fishing tackle
  • Transfers (Ciénaga de Zapata hotel – fishing area – Ciénaga de Zapata hotel) (to be paid locally, about CUC 25.00 round trip)
  • Havana airport tax (CUC 25.00 to be paid at the airport before leaving)
  • Tips, personal expenses; and drinks other than stated above.
  • Anything not explicitly mentioned above.

Note: Prices are based on 2 people sharing a std double room in Havana and Ciénaga de Zapata.

The Fishing in Ciénaga de Zapata

Rio Hatiguanico

  • Tarpon
  • Snook
  • Black bass

Las Salinas de Brito

  • Bonefish
  • Permit
  • Tarpon
  • Snook



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