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VII Photography Contest in the Zapata Swamp

The Foto al Vuelo contest will be held in Matanzas from November 15th to the 20th, 2021.

Alongside international photographers you will be able to capture beautiful photographs of birds in their natural habitat in one of the most significant Ramsar (humid areas) locations, of the Caribbean Sea, the Zapata swamp, an astonishing and magnificent part of nature.


It is not necessary to be a professional photographer or have the latest photography equipment to sign up. In a friendly atmosphere, all you will need is an upbeat spirit to be part of the most fantastic landscapes of nature and engage in a unique experience of observing and learning about the fabulous Cuban fauna.



In total 10 awards:

– A total of 9 Prizes will be awarded: 3 prizes for each category in contest (1st, 2nd and 3rd place of each category).

– The Gran Prize: to the maximum accumulator of the 3 categories in competition.

*The Grand Prize will be granted with three nights (with a companion) at the Cubanacan Group`s hotel, on an all-inclusive basis.


Contact us by email, phone, or by our social medias, it will be a pleasure for us answer your questions

6 days
Bird Watching
  • Destination

  • Departure


Day 15th: Havana - Playa Girón

  • 08:30 - Transfer from Comodoro Hotel to Playa Girón.
  • 11:30 - Arrival at Playa Girón. Welcome with a cuban cocktail.
  • 12:00 - Chek-in - Accommodation & Lunch.
  • 16:00 - Accreditation. Technical council with the contestants.
  • 19:00 - Opening dinner & activity of the event.

Days 16th, 17th & 18th: Playa Girón

  • 06:30 - Departure to the trails: Includes 2 trails, one in the morning and other in the afternoon. Snort, The Salinas, The Hondones community, Enigma of the Rocks, The Bermejas, The Peat & St. Thomas.
    • Lunch at local restaurants.
    • Return to the place of accommodation.
  • 19:30 - Dinner and other activities.

Day 19th: Playa Girón

  • 06:30 - Morning to make the photographs’ selection which will on competition in each category.
  • 12:00 - Lunch.
  • 13:00 - Beginning of the Jury’s work.
    • Enjoyment of different recreational activities in area.
    • Closing activity, Awards Ceremony & Traditional Cuban Dinner with show.

Day 20th: Playa Girón - Havana

  • Breakfast & Check-out.
  • 10:00 - Departure. Return to Havana.
  *According to your interests, we can create other variants of participation.


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DOBLE € 549

DOBLE € 58

€ 30

SINGLE € 611


*included transfers in-out *nights at Comodoro hotel

*Havana airport - Comodoro hotel OW

    *Included all the Services described in the Program:
  • Transfer Havana-Playa Girón-Habana.
  • Welcome Cocktail.
  • 5 Nights of Accommodation in Playa Girón Hotel in All Inclusive.
  • 6 Trails, with Local Guides and daily transportation.
  • Inauguration and Official Closing Activities of the Event.
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