Information about Cuba
Population: 11.242.628 (2009)
Capital: Havana 2.135.498 hab. (2011) inhab.
Official Languages: spanish
The flag carrier of Cuba is Cubana de Aviación (CU).
Main cities: Havana, Santiago de Cuba, Holguín, Camagüey, Cienfuegos, Matanzas, Pinar del Rio, Ciego de Avila, Bayamo and Guantánamo
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Cuba in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Cuba, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Cuba - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial PracticesCurrency: Cuban peso (CUP) Cuban convertible peso (CUC)
Time Zone: (GMT-5) Summer Time (GMT-4)
Vaccination data up to may 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, MMR vaccine, Hepatitis A