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Cuba Scene U.S. citizens still need to jump through a few hoops to visit Cuba, but as visitors from around the world know, the island offers fascinating opportunities for cultural exchange... and some simply amazing beaches. Havana is a balance of old-world architecture and contemporary nightlife. The UNESCO World Heritage town of Trinidad is a vision of Spanish colonial architecture and makes a great base for a visit to the hauntingly beautiful Valley of the Sugar Mills.

Things to do in Cuba: Old Havana • Jardines De La Reina • Bay of Pigs • Peninsula de Zapata National Park • Alejandro de Humboldt National Park • Plaza Mayor • Vara Diving • Isla de la Juventud • Cuevas de Bellamar • El Nicho Waterfalls • Fabrica De Arte Cubano • Old Square (Plaza Vieja) • Sierra del Rosario Biosphere Reserve • Castillo de San Pedro de la Roca • Parque el Cubano

Highly rated hotels in Cuba: Cayo Guillermo Resort Kempinski Cuba • Royalton Hicacos Varadero Resort & Spa • Iberostar Heritage Grand Trinidad • Pullman Cayo Coco • Iberostar Selection Holguin



Cuba's electricity is 110V 60Hz and uses plug types A & B
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Great Circle Distance between Heathrow and José Martí International Airport is 4,651 miles, with a flight time of approx 9.5 hrs. Cuba's IATA airport code is HAV.


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Climate: The subtropical climate divides the year into two major seasons: A wet season from May to October with average temperatures of 30°C in July and August, and a dry season from November to April with temperatures dropping to 20°C in February. Hotter weather is observed in the east with heavy rainfall at the end of the summer, during September and October, with the possibility of hurricane. The best time to visit Cuba from a climatic viewpoint: At the end of August could be a good time, the hot weather decreases as well the flow of tourists.

Covid-19 Data for Cuba

Data (updated weekly) from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control on the geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases & deaths.








BA Tier Points Earned

Route 1LON‑MAD
(BA) ba
MAD‑HAV
(IB) ib


TOTAL
(SGL)
TOTAL
(RTN)
Economy2070 90180
WTP2090 110220
Business40140 180360
First40140 180360
 
Route 2LON‑MIA
(BA) ba
MIA‑HAV
(AA) aa


TOTAL
(SGL)
TOTAL
(RTN)
Economy7020 90180
WTP9020 110220
Business14040 180360
First21060 270540
 
Route 3LON‑MAD
(BA) ba
MAD‑MIA
(AA) aa
MIA‑HAV
(AA) aa

TOTAL
(SGL)
TOTAL
(RTN)
Economy207020 110220
WTP209020 130260
Business4014040 220440
First4021060 310620
 

Economy Tier Points shown are based on fully flexible fares. 'Low' Economy earns 50% of the shown amount. 'Lowest' Economy fares earn 25% of shown amount.

When journey is booked in World Traveler Plus or First and those cabins don't exist on particular legs, the next cabin down will be used on those legs for points collection.

When booking with BA, tier points can be earned on the following Oneworld Oneworld Alliance ® airlines:
asAlaska Airlines, aaAmerican Airlines, baBritish Airways, cxCathay Pacific, ayFinnair, ibIberia, jlJapan Airlines, mhMalaysia Airlines, qfQantas, qrQatar Airways, atRoyal Air Maroc, rjRoyal Jordanian, s7S7 Airlines, ulSriLankan Airlines



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