Day 1 Port-au-Prince Arrive at any time in Port-au-Prince. Included airport transfer to the start hotel.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Arrival Airport Transfer (0.33-0.50 hours)
Day 2 Port-au-Prince/Jacmel (1B, 1D) Travel to Jacmel, tour the city, and watch the city come alive with carnival preparations. Visit a local grassroots project, the G Adventures-supported Art Creation Foundation for Children. In the evening, hit the town and take in the music and street parties as carnival kicks off.
Jacmel City Tour
Art Creation Foundation
Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s), 90km)
Day 3 Jacmel (1B, 1D) Get into the heart of Jacmel's Carnival and take in the creativity and colours of giant papier-mâché masks, choreographed dance troupes, and local music at the annual Sunday parade. Learn about regional traditions, Haitian history, and local culture while reveling in the celebration.
Jacmel Carnival Parade
Day 4 Jacmel (1B, 1L, 1D) Visit the breathtaking pools and cascades of Bassin-Bleu before capping off the day with a beach barbecue.
Day 5 Jacmel/Cap-Haïtien (1B, 1L) Drive back to Port-au-Prince before boarding a flight to Cap-Haïtien.
Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 93km)
Plane (1.00 hour(s))
Day 6 Cap-Haïtien (1B, 1L, 1D) Visit the famous Citadelle Laferrière, a UNESCO-designated mountaintop fortress. After, visit the sugarcane fields and learn to make famous Haitian rum.
Citadelle Laferrière Visit
Rum Distillery Visit
Day 7 Cap-Haïtien/Port-au-Prince (1B) Enjoy a walking tour around Cap-Haïtien including the cathedral and main city market. Learn to make kasav, a traditional food of the native Taino people. Fly to Port-au-Prince in the afternoon.
Cap-Haïtien Walking Tour
Kasav Making Demonstration
Plane (1.00 hour(s))
Day 8 Port-au-Prince (1B) Enjoy an included city tour focusing on Haitian history, culture and the vibrant local arts scene. Visit the Iron Market (Marché en Fer). Meet a Vodou priest at Noailles and see the fascinating iron-working community of Croix-des-Bouquets. Fill up on Creole cuisine and culture along the way.
Port-au-Prince City Tour
Day 9 Port-au-Prince (1B) Depart at any time.