Haiti is a country rich in culture, you might not think it but you can expect beautiful mountains, white sandy beaches, secluded waterfalls, rural areas which most outsiders have never been to and also the spectacular UNESCO site of Citadelle Laferrière. Tourism infrastructure is improving every year.
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Due to the location of Haiti, you can expect a year round tropical climate throughout the year. Haiti is covered in mountains and these areas are much drier than the lower regions. There is no best time to visit Haiti, rainy season generally starts in May so you might want to avoid this period. During December to April the weather is usually sunnier and over the year temperatures are usually over 80 degrees.
You will get a really authentic experience visiting Haiti, we recommend starting in Port-au-Prince and from here venture out and explore more of the country. Meet local people and see a different side to the country which you might not see in the media. This will be a life changing experience and a holiday like no other and on our Haiti travel guide you can also get top tips for the best things to do, places to visit and where to stay.
There are so many things to do in Haiti, here are our highlights:
Haiti has some of the most incredible islands in the Caribbean
Haiti might be a developing country but tourism is increasing every year and what might suprise you is this country has fantastic nightlife. If you would like to sample we have put together a list of the best bars and night spots you should add to your itinerary.
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