The Central Plateau is where Expedition Ayiti began.  This route was the first route established by EA.  Features offered include intimate cultural interaction with Haitian communities, seeing a large section of the country, experiencing Citadelle Laferriere and Sans Souci Palace, visiting Zanmi Lasante (Partners in Health Medical Complex in Cange made famous by Dr. Paul Farmer and Mountains Beyond Mountains), and spending time at the beautiful Cormier Plage beach resort.  


Below is a standard itinerary, but all hikes can be customized to fit the needs and desires of your group.  Contact us to schedule your hike!


Standard Central Plateau Itinerary


Day 1:  Port-au-Prince

  • Arrive Port-au-Prince in the morning

  • Tour the city

  • Visit the National Museum of Haiti (MUPANAH)

  • Overnight at Villa Mamika Hotel


Day 2: Travel to Central Plateau - Pignon


Day 3:  Hike to Lamare

  • Begin hike early in the morning

  • Roughly 12 miles

  • Overnight in Lamare


Day 4:  Hike to Gran Latanier

  • Begin hike early in the morning

  • Roughly 10 miles

  • Overnight in Gran Latanier


Day 5:  Hike to Ran

  • Begin hike early in the morning

  • Roughly 12 miles (climb and descend mountain)

  • Overnight in Ran


Day 6:  Citadelle Laferriere

  • Early morning ride from Ran to Pignon

  • Take truck to Dondon

  • Climb mountain to the Citadelle

  • Descend mountain and visit Sans-Souci Palace

  • Overnight in Cap Haitien


Day 7:  Beach Day


Day 8:  Depart Haiti

  • Fly out of Cap Hatien in early afternoon


Cost:  $1,300 USD*


3.5% Fee Added for Payment Made by Credit Card

*Includes in-country transportation, food, lodging, and guide services.  Does not include airfare, extra food, snacks, beer, souvenir items, etc.

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