If you are looking for a truly unforgettable adventure, come join the “Port-au-Prince, Haiti Marathon” for a week in the beautiful Island of Haiti!
Now on our 6th Annual, the Port-au-Prince, Haiti Marathon continues to expand to more markets around the world. We look to welcome 1,000 participants in 2019, with over 60% of them traveling from outside of Haiti.
Through our package, we take the hassle out of the event travel for our traveling participants. Once in Haiti, we make it easy for our runners to just kick back, relax and enjoy the best Haiti has to offer. Simply book your flight to Haiti and when you get there, leave the rest up to us. Before your big race day (and for those who are hooked and want to stay a little longer), you can engage in a number of activities such as sunbathing, horse back riding, swimming, water sports, hiking and many more. Oh, and let’s not forget the dancing, local music and the spectacular delicious finger licking good Haitian cuisine.
At the heart of the Caribbean, Haiti offers originality with its unique history and vibrant crafts culture. Its charm is always and further accentuated by lush tropical vegetation, the coral reefs visited by thousands of multicolored fish, waterfalls, caves, sinkholes, and many other treasures! has a population of approximately 10 million and provides the warmest welcome anyone could ever want. The land is mostly mountainous with beautiful clean white sand beaches and gentle waves all over the island.
Haiti should be experienced slowly. Once called the “Pearl of the Antilles”, there is no doubt that Haiti is one of the most beautiful places on earth. There is absolutely something for everyone there.
Proceeds from this tourism income will benefit the locals by providing them with temporary paid jobs in Transportation, Logistics, Lodging, LGH Marathon, Tour Guides, Posters, Cooks, and etc.
Port-au-Prince, Haiti marathon and our partners have worked diligently to provide all of our participants a safe and secure stay in Haiti. While in Haiti if you choose to, you will have the opportunity to travel to various parts of the island, including, but not limited to areas such as: Port-au-Prince, Jacmel, Les Cayes, Arcahaie, Cap-Haitien, Grand-Goave, just to name a few.
While in Haiti, you will be staying at one of the country’s top luxurious hotels located in the capital Port-au-Prince, one of Haiti’s most important residential districts. Partner Hotel for the 2018 race is Royal Oasis.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access
- Two Queen beds
- Swimming pool
- Individual Air Conditioning
- Direct dial telephone
- Satellite TV
- Electronic Safe
- Iron and ironing board
- Handicap accessible rooms, cribs and extra beds (available upon request)
Breakfast and dinner will be provided at our Partner hotels each day in a safe and clean restaurant.
If you have any dietary restrictions that we should be aware of please make these known to us prior to your departure for Haiti by emailing us at [email protected] with the word DIET on the subject line.
All Partner hotels have 24hr security. Our transportation comes with a local guide and translator each day we travel.
Electricity, Internet and Cell Phones:
There is 24hr electricity and unlimited Internet access at all of our partner hotels. You are welcome to bring laptops and smartphones, as you will be able to communicate to folks back home through “Viber” “Skype” “Whatsapp” and others when connected to WiFi.
Day 1 – Thursday, March 14, 2019
Arrival at PAP Int’l airport – Travel from the airport in PAP to Partner Hotels in Petion Ville
Check in / Welcome Dinner (Haitian Cuisine at Partner Hotels’ restaurants)
Night out on the town – Entertainment shows with the traditional music group RAM at the Oloffson Hotel.
Day 3 – Saturday, March 16, 2019
Breakfast at Partner Hotels. Depart to the marathon’s Race Eve EXPO (10AM-3PM) – Race Eve Dinner (4PM-7PM with cultural experiences, entertainment, etc.)
Day 5 – Monday, March 18, 2019
Breakfast at Partner Hotels
Depart for Airport
Check-in/Duty-free souvenirs/Depart for home
Day 2 – Friday, March 15, 2019
Breakfast at Partner Hotels. Depart for the 1 day outing – Visit to the national pantheon museum (Mupanah) (Great for history buffs).
Relax at the beach in Grand Goave (Taino Beach) and depart late afternoon return to partner hotels for dinner. Optional – 3 – 5K warm-up run around the beach area.
Day 4 – Sunday, March 17, 2019 (Race Day)
Depart from partner hotels at 4:30AM to the race START. Full marathon takes off at 5:00AM followed by the half marathon at 5:30AM. Depart from the FINISH of the race at 2:00PM to partner hotels for dinner and your recovery process.