Haiti food and Spirits Festival- Gout & Saveurs Lakay - 2016 (September 15th-19th 2016)
PACKAGE 1 DETAILS:
Day 1: Thursday September 15th 2016
All day Arrivals.
Ground Transport from Airport to Karibe Hotel.
Check in at Karibe Hotel.
06h00 PM: Opening Cocktail for international guests, local and international chefs, sponsors and Press at Karibe Hotel.
08h00 PM: Optional departure for “Petion-Ville and Port-au-Prince by Night” (@ $79.00 USD diner included, drinks not included)
08h30 PM: Arrival at “Vintage Kinam” Restaurant at Kinam Hotel for dinner including a welcome cocktail, Acra and a creole buffet while enjoying a Haitian troubadour band.
11h00 PM: Departure for the weekly live “RAM” band performance at the historic Oloffson hotel set in a genuine Gingerbread Mansion(Option to return to Hotel is also available for those who are tired). The irresistible rhythm of the “Rasin” (Grassroots) musical genre based on Haitian folk songs with harmoniously mixed typical countryside and modern electronic instruments is often called “Voodoo Rock”. This spellbinding experience will not let you indifferent even if dancing alone.
Approximately 12h30 AM: Return to Hotel
Day 2: Friday September 16th 2016
Breakfast at Hotel
09h30 AM: Departure for Rural One Day Tour.
10h30 AM: Visit the “Rhum Barbancourt” distillery with its unique conversion of sugar cane juices into spirits.
11h30 AM: Departure to the Sugar Cane Museum.
12h00 AM: Arrive at the Museum. Guided tour of the sugar cane processing throughout the centuries. Other pavilions dedicated to Haiti’s history and its musical patrimony also available for visit.
12h30 PM: Lunch at the Museum’s “Le relais de Chateaublond” restaurant including Haitian cuisine and cocktails recipe demonstration and tasting with troubadour bands.
02h00 PM: Departure for the nearby municipality of “Croix des Bouquets”
02h30 PM: Arrival at the artist village of “Noailles” where artisans convert recycled metal into works of art. Free time to visit the sculpture making process and for souvenirs shopping.
04h00 PM: Return to Hotel.
07h30PM: Dinner at “Village Gourmand” Event at Hotel Karibe (local drinks included).
Day 3: Saturday September 17th 2016
Breakfast at Hotel
09h30 AM: Departure for PAP One Day Tour.
Visit of midtown Port-au-Prince neighborhood of “Bois Verna” with Gingerbread houses to be seen on the way down to “La Place des Héros de l’Independence” at the “Champ de Mars” Public Park.
Visit of earthquake affected downtown Port-au-Prince with a stop at the newly restored “Iron Market” with its large display of arts and crafts. Time available for shopping.
11h30 AM: Stop at the National Pantheon Museum “Mupanah”, for a guided tour of this rich collection of Haiti’s historic patrimony.
12h30 PM: Lunch at the Museum’s Restaurant “Jardins du Mupanah”(drinks not included).
02h00PM: Departure for the city of Pétion Ville, originally a residential area that became the location of choice for most upscale retail and service commercial activities after the earthquake in 2010.
03h00PM: Arrival at “L’Observatoire” Restaurant located at 3000 feet altitude with a spectacular view of the greater Port-au-Prince area seven municipalities, La Gonave Island and the border lakes while enjoying the cool mountain air in a nice setting.
04h00PM: Return to Karibe Hotel.
08h00 PM: Diner under the Stars at “Asu” Rooftop Lounge at Karibe Hotel (drinks included).
Day 4: Sunday September 18th 2016
Breakfast at Hotel.
Airport departures depending on flight schedules.
Arrival at PAP International Airport 3 hours before flight departures.
End of our services.
PACKAGE 2 DETAILS:
08h00 PM: Optional departure for “Petion-Ville and Port-au-Prince by Night” (@ $79.00 USD diner included, drinks not included).
02h30 PM: Arrival at the the artist village of “Noailles” where artisans convert recycled metal into works of art. Free time to visit the sculpture making process and for souvenirs shopping.
Day 4: Sunday September 19th 2016
08h00 AM: Departure to the Royal Decameron All Inclusive Beach Resort.
10h00 AM: Arrival at Resort with reception cocktail.
Day at the Beach including lunch and access to all Resort.
04h30 PM: Departure to Hotel Karibe.
Evening at Leisure.
Day 5: Monday September 19th 2016
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