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The Citadelle

Milot, Cap-Haitien, Haiti
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Citadelle Laferriere Sightseeing Tour from Cap-Haitien
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Milot, Cap-Haitien, Haiti
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Reviewed 1 week ago

During our December 2016 visit to Haiti, we went to the Citadelle to show our teenagers that part of haitian history that few people know. The Citadelle is worth visiting: built on top of a mountain, amazing views of the surroundings and the sea, perfectly...More

Thank Annabelleambroise
Reviewed 1 week ago

Citadel of King Henry is a impressive structure that has become symbolic of the enduring claim on freedom by the Haitian people. Planned by the King and a European-trained Haitin architect, It is an astounding structure to visit and well worth the somewhat arduous trip...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour to The Citadelle was well planned. We had a guide who was knowledgeable and patient. Horse back ride was intimidating for a novice like myself, but it was fun.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a truly magical place and different side of Haiti... a wonderful day trip if you like adventure, history, local feel and marvelous enchanting views to cherish for a lifetime.. i booked this tour via CODEVI 809-489-6000. A van takes you up hill to...More

1  Thank Yvette R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Citadelle Laferrière could be by itself a reason to visit Haiti. The place is not only impressive but the views from the top are second to none. When I went up it was sunny but I think the fortress will look spectacular also with clouds,...More

1  Thank detxebe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time to Haiti and I think the country should be learned better to everyone in the world - its history, culture, geography....can teach you a lot and might surprise you many times. Citadelle is the gem of Haiti. It's located in Cap-Haitian, once a...More

3  Thank Hailey K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing construction from 1806-1817? Going up on walk with friends was the best part of the visit. 45min intensive walk. And when you reach the Citadelle, Oh My God what an amazing view. You feel like dominating the world. If you are visiting...More

Thank Hamid A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A review is simply not needed, go read the history, then go see this place as it's astonishing! They say it's the 8th wonder of the world and as someone whose seen pretty much all the others I'd have to agree. Haiti is a great...More

Thank K-Channel111
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Highlight of my trip in Haiti.It takes me around 2 hours including the travel time from the foot to the top and to the foot again just to see this iconic and magnificent structure in Milot.What tips i can give are;make sure to pre-plan...More

Thank archsael
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Sadrac Guerrier is an excellent guide and can arrange your stay,travel. Sadrac picked me up at Port aux Prince Airport, we took the Soge Bus.. Nice air conditioning, stayed in Cap at Master Commander Hotel $50 per night. Sadrac arranged Motorcycle Taxi to the Upper...More

Thank Carlton T
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Rose W
20 March 2017|
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Response from SaraBPasquini | Reviewed this property |
I would budget more than that with a guide for 4 people. The horses are $10 each rt and the guides and the guys who take you up on the horses all ask for a tip. If I remember correctly the entrance fee for my family of 4... More
Kelly M
27 February 2017|
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Response from StephLimage | Reviewed this property |
It is always open . Bring lots of water , bring snacks and bring small Haitian money to tip your guide and buy some small things from the locals to support them . Go only during day light best in the morning before it gets... More
21 January 2017|
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I would say no more than 50 American dollars