Currency

Haitian gourde (HTG)

Daily Costs

Budget: Less than US$100

  • Double room in a budget hotel: US$50–70
  • Cheap street food and markets for self-catering: US$10–20
  • Public transportation: US$5–10

Midrange: US$100–150

  • Double room in midrange hotel: US$70–130
  • Lunch and dinner in local restaurants: US$20–40
  • Internal flights: around US$85

Top end: More than US$150

  • Double room in a top-end hotel: from US$130
  • Meal at a fine-dining restaurant: US$30
  • 4WD rental: around US$100 a day

Bargaining

Haggling with street vendors, artisans and moto-taxi drivers is part of daily life in Haiti. Do your best, don't take it too seriously and keep in mind they likely need that extra dollar more than you do.

Money

There’s a useful cluster of banks and ATMs along Rue 10-11A.

Banque de L’Union Haïtienne

Sogebank Has an ATM open during banking hours.

Unibank