5 days in Haiti Itinerary

5 days in Haiti Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jacmel
— 2 nights
2
Cap-Haitien
— 1 night
3
Port-au-Prince
— 1 day

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 19th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Jacmel Beach and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bassin Bleu.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jacmel journey planning site.

Newark, USA to Jacmel is an approximately 13-hour combination of car and flight. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Newark in December: high temperatures in Jacmel hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cap-Haitien.

Things to do in Jacmel

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

1
night
Cap-Haitien

Cap-Haitien ©
Haiti's second city, Cap-Haitien offers an atmosphere at odds with what you'll find in the capital.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Cap Haitien and then contemplate the long history of Citadelle Laferrière.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cap-Haitien 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. When traveling from Jacmel in December, plan for slightly colder days in Cap-Haitien, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Port-au-Prince.

Things to do in Cap-Haitien

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Citadelle Laferrière
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Citadelle Laferrière ©
Citadelle Laferrière
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Cap Haitien ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Cap Haitien

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Village Artistique de Noailles, delve into the distant past at Papillon Enterprise, thenlook for gifts at Comite Artisanal Haitien, and finally examine the collection at Musee du Pantheon National Haitien.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Port-au-Prince travel route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Cap-Haitien to Port-au-Prince takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Cap-Haitien, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Port-au-Prince, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port-au-Prince

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Village Artistique de Noailles
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Musee du Pantheon National Haitien ©
Musee du Pantheon National Haitien
Village Artistique de Noailles ©
Village Artistique de Noailles
Papillon Enterprise ©
Papillon Enterprise

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