Discover one of the most symbolic locations on the island of Haiti with this tour of Citadelle Lafferière, one of the biggest fortresses in America.
Citadelle Laferriere Tour
At 8 am we'll pick you up from your hotel in Cabo Haitiano or the Labadee cruise terminal, to head to Citadelle Laferriere. Along the way, we'll stop in the village of Madeline, where we'll enjoy an organic breakfast including a coffee, cacao and fruit.
Then we'll make our way to Milot, and here we'll visit the Sans Souci palace ruins. The palace itself was built in 1813 as the royal residence of King Henri I of Haiti. We'll walk to Bonnet a L'Eveque mountain where you'll choose whether to go up to Citadelle Laferriere by foot or by horse.
Once at the summit, we'll discover an impressive fortress constructed in 1820 and explore the different sites around the structure while admiring the stunning views. Did you know that it is surrounded by 365 canyons?
Afterwards, we'll head back to Madeline for a delicious lunch consisting of rice, beans, meat, salad, fruit and traditional sweet treats.
We'll arrive back at the meeting point at 3 pm.
Pick Up Information
Upon booking, you can choose whether to be picked up at your hotel in Cabo Haitiano or at the Labadee cruise terminal. If your hotel isn't within the pick up area, we'll contact you to agree on a meeting point.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
|Adults||Children between 2 and 10 years old||Children under 2 years old|
|Tour in English||
Tour in English
Children between 2 and 10 years oldUS$ 75
Children under 2 years oldFree
The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.
Pick up and drop off at hotel or cruise terminal.
Transport by minibus.
English speaking guide.
Breakfast and lunch.
Horse ride (optional).
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Cap Haitien local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).