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Discover Cayenne in Haiti!

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Cayenne in the region of Nord-Ouest is a town located in Haiti - some 105 mi (or 170 km) North of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.

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Local time in Cayenne is now 09:42 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "America / Port-au-Prince" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago de Cuba, Guantánamo, Vieux Caille or Cap-Haïtien. When in this area, you might want to check out Voute l'Eglise, Trou Sardines, Tresor, Timothee, Ti Fabre and Aux Palmistes as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Labadee's Dragon's Breath Flight / Zip Line is the longest flight line in the world over water

Labadee Haiti

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Small view of Beautiful Labadee Haiti

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Interesting facts about this location

Fort de Rocher

Fort de Rocher (sometimes called Fort de la Roche or Dovecote) was a seventeenth-century fortress on the Caribbean island of Tortuga, "Ile de la Tortue" Northwest of Haiti. It was built and utilized by buccaneers as the primary defense of the island to prevent encroachment of Spanish forces. The fortress lies in ruin today, with only the foundations remaining.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.02, -72.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Forts in Haiti, Tortuga (Haiti)


Port-de-Paix (Pòdepè or Pòdpè in Kréyòl) is a city and the capital of the département of Nord-Ouest in Haïti on the Atlantic coast. It has a population of 250,000 (2009 census). Formerly a large exporter of bananas and coffee, Port-de-Paix is now a centre for smuggled goods from Miami, Florida, USA. The area around the town was given the name "Valparaíso" by Christopher Columbus after landing here on December 6, 1492, and still contains many attractive beaches and locations.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.02, -72.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Haiti, Nord-Ouest Department, Populated places established in 1665, Populated places in Haiti

Nord-Ouest Department

Nord-Ouest (English: North-West, Haitian Creole: Nòdwès) is one of the ten departments of Haiti as well as the northernmost one. It has an area of 2,176 km² and a population of 445,080 (2003 Census). Its capital is Port-de-Paix. With the exception of Tortuga Island and the coastal area near Port-de-Paix, the northwest is mostly arid and barren. Port-de-Paix, which was once a large exporter of coffee and bananas, now imports goods and produce from Miami.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.02, -72.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Departments of Haiti, French words and phrases, Nord-Ouest Department

Port-de-Paix Airport

Port-de-Paix Airport is in passenger numbers, the third airport in Haiti and is located in the city with the same name, Port-de-Paix, on the north coast of Haiti. The airport does not have radar, nor is it a radio controlled aerodrome. The air traffic control center functions without these. The runway has recently been characterized as a gravel strip.

More reading: Port-de-Paix Airport homepage
Located at 20.02, -72.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Haiti

Les Trois Rivières

The Les Trois Rivières is a river of Haiti.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.02, -72.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Haiti

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