Located on the northern coast of Haiti, Cap-Haïtien is a vital port city to the island of Haiti. The island’s long history as a capital of the north of Haiti led to the construction of the city’s palace and Citadel; two must-see attractions in Cap-Haïtien.
Cap-Haïtien is a world away from the rest of Haiti, but in a way that means you will have more laid back space to stretch out in while you stay in the northern city. It is a great escape from the norm.
Compared to the hustle and bustle of Port-au-Prince, Cap-Haïtien offers a more relaxed atmosphere to travelers. That atmosphere makes the city a great place to spend a holiday. After exploring the palace and Citadel, the beaches offer the chance for water sports and