Citadelle Laferriere Sightseeing Tour from Cap-Haitian
"The historic tour starts when your tour guide picks you up in your Hotel in a 4x4 car to transport you to your first stop - the City of Milot. At this stop visit the ruins of the Sans Souci Palace the Residence of King Henry Christophe. Your guide will give you some history on the ruins before moving on to the next stop. You will be driven to the parking car of the Citadelle. The road is paved by limestone; the access to the fortress can b while your guide explains the story behind this majestic fort. You will also visit the artillery museum with the unique concentration of 18th century cannon in the continent. Going down from la Citadelle enjoy a delicious Haitian-style lunch at a restaurant located in Milot. Listen to Haitian folklore and see a Tambour show while eating. After Lunch you will be drive back to Cap Haitian for a short visit before heading back to your hotel."""
Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Waterfalls and Horseback Riding Tour
"The first stop Rancho Los Cacaos is just a 10 minute air conditioned bus ride from the pick up location at Amber Cove. After a brief safety chat and gear up you'll be matched with a horse that's just right for you! Then when everyone is saddled ride along a lush trail through tropical vegetation and majestic trees up to one of the highest hilltops in the area and 2 panoramic viewing areas. The group will dismount near the top to enjoy some fresh fruit juice and hike to the first clearing where grab a piece of locally grown fruit
"At 8:30am the tour will depart from all hotels in Puerto Plata by bus to the base at the Monster Truck Safari Outback. This truck sits 14 people comfortably in the rear to enjoy the outdoors while taking pictures and videos of splendid
the first 15 minute stop is at the plantation of fruit coffee and cacao and to toast drinks for the journey. The second stop is at Barabas where you we will see the manufactured souvenirs and some savage animals such as snakes and birds. Observe how the process of coffee goes from the dry grain until it is ready to drink. It will show you how people live in the field. You will also see typical lunch buffet. You will then return to your hotels in Puerto Plata by bus at around 4pm."
The Cockburn Town Beach offers beautiful white sand, clear water, and a British Colonial Architecture backdrop.
The beach is quite narrow, and there can be a bit of surf when the ocean swell is high....
Margaritaville has its own pool area and swim up bar. The pool is free to cruise passengers and covers a large area. The pool is surrounded by cabanas (for rent) and numerous lounge chairs. Liz and I...
Be careful if you venture off the beach area into the trees just up the hill. We were attacked by hundreds of the burrs that fall off the trees and never got them out of our towels or shoes. Also, if...