12/24/13 - AIN (Havana) - Foreign Boats now Have Easy Access to Cuban Marinas
Foreign yachts cruising near Cuba, which would like to moor at any Cuban
marina may do so by just filling out a form available on Cuban web sites.
The requests may be filled at the Cubatravel.cu and Gaviota.cu websites,
according to the Cuban Tourism Ministry, explained that once a yacht owner
registers at any of the websites and receives authorization to dock his
boat, he is authorized to visit other marinas on the Island without any
The marinas offer fuel and repair services, as well as stores to replenish
food and drink stocks in the boats. In order to ease procedures for
foreign boats dispatch at Cuban marinas, the Cuban Council of Ministers
adopted a Decree last October which rules the management of maritime and
harbor services in these facilities.
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