Demand for charters has far outpaced supply as yacht managers and captains untangled the red tape that had tied everyone’s hands in a kind of tourism hostage situation. For the current winter season, we’re finally starting to see serious availability — and in fact, several yachts offering Cuba itineraries are from such top builders as Benetti, Trinity, Feadship and Westport.
The thing to keep in mind is that Cuba still comes with conditions. Yes, the yachts and crews are international-caliber, but the Cuba charter experience is still an evolving concept.
For starters, last-minute bookings are virtually impossible.