19 days in Haiti Itinerary

19 days in Haiti Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Port-au-Prince
— 3 nights
2
Montrouis
— 2 nights
3
Les Cayes
— 3 nights
4
Petit Goave
— 3 nights
5
Jacmel
— 2 nights
6
Cap-Haitien
— 2 nights

3
nights
Port-au-Prince

Port-au-Prince ©
Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, gives most visitors their first taste of the country, along with all of its rugged and lively charm.
Explore Port-au-Prince's surroundings by going to Village Artistique de Noailles (in Croix-des-Bouquets), Bassin Zim (in Hinche) and Place Saint-Pierre (in Petionville). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Musee du Pantheon National Haitien, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame Cathedral Ruins, explore the world behind art at El-Saieh Gallery, and take an in-depth tour of The Bureau of Ethnology.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Port-au-Prince trip website.

London, UK to Port-au-Prince is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from London in May: high temperatures in Port-au-Prince hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Montrouis.

Things to do in Port-au-Prince

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Petionville, Village Artistique de Noailles, Bassin Zim
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Marche de Fer ©
Marche de Fer
Bassin Zim ©
Bassin Zim
Musee du Pantheon National Haitien ©
Musee du Pantheon National Haitien

2
nights
Montrouis

Montrouis ©
Montrouis is a coastal communal section in Haiti, located in the department of Artibonite, south of Saint-Marc. On the 5th (Sun), get outside with Kay Piat and then get engrossed in the history at Museum Ogier-Fombrun.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Montrouis online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port-au-Prince to Montrouis takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Les Cayes.

Things to do in Montrouis

Outdoors Museums
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Museum Ogier-Fombrun ©
Museum Ogier-Fombrun

3
nights
Les Cayes

Les Cayes ©
Les Cayes, often referred to as Aux Cayes, is a commune and seaport in the Les Cayes Arrondissement, in the Sud department of Haiti, with a population of 71,236. Take a break from the city and head to Grotte Marie Jeanne and Cascade Touyac. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Les Cayes: Fort des Oliviers (in Saint-Louis-du-Sud), Saut-Mathurine (in Camp Perrin) and Fort des Anglais (in Zanglais). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Gelee Beach.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Les Cayes trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Montrouis to Les Cayes in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Petit Goave.

Things to do in Les Cayes

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cascade Touyac, Fort des Oliviers, Saut-Mathurine, Fort des Anglais, Grotte Marie Jeanne
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Grotte Marie Jeanne ©
Grotte Marie Jeanne
Cascade Touyac ©
Cascade Touyac
Saut-Mathurine ©
Saut-Mathurine

3
nights
Petit Goave

Petit Goave ©
Petit-Goâve is a coastal commune in the Léogâne Arrondissement in the Ouest department of Haiti. Petit Goave is known for beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Kokoye Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Petit Goave vacation planner.

Drive from Les Cayes to Petit Goave in 2 hours. May in Petit Goave sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 12th (Sun), you'll travel to Jacmel.

Things to do in Petit Goave

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Kokoye Beach ©
Kokoye Beach

2
nights
Jacmel

Jacmel ©
Sitting sheltered from the elements in a wide bay, Jacmel has gained a reputation as a welcoming and peaceful coastal town.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Jacmel Arts Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jacmel Beach, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bassin Bleu. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Marche de Fer.

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You can drive from Petit Goave to Jacmel in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Jacmel can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cap-Haitien.

Things to do in Jacmel

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bassin Bleu ©
Bassin Bleu
Jacmel Beach ©
Jacmel Beach
Jacmel Arts Center ©
Jacmel Arts Center

2
nights
Cap-Haitien

Cap-Haitien ©
Haiti's second city, Cap-Haitien offers an atmosphere at odds with what you'll find in the capital.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate the long history of National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers, make a trip to Citadelle Laferrière, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Milot, and finally explore the historical opulence of Sans Souci Palace. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Heros de Vertieres and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Cap Haitien.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Cap-Haitien online day trip planner.

Drive from Jacmel to Cap-Haitien in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Jacmel in May, you will find days in Cap-Haitien are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 17th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Cap-Haitien

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Milot, National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers
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Citadelle Laferrière ©
Citadelle Laferrière
Sans Souci Palace ©
Sans Souci Palace

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