Lascahobas
in Arrondissement de Lascahobas of Centre, Haiti

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.830 and -71.936 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 49' 49" and W -71° 56' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Gourde - HTG
Spoken languages:
Haitian, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:39 PM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 5:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Haiti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 2019-02-18 09:03:10

Touring Lascahobas

Lascahobas in Arrondissement de Lascahobas (Centre) with it's 7,574 residents is a town located in Haiti about 33 mi (or 53 km) north-east of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital place.

Time in Lascahobas is now 12:39 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Lascahobas, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Haiti is Toussaint Louverture International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 53 mi (or 85 km), North.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Comendador, Hinche, Jimani, Port-au-Prince and Neiba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Videos from this area

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World's largest school solar laptop-charging OLPC deployment: Lascahobas Haiti

Published: September 15, 2011
Length: 27:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruce Baikie

World's largest single-school solar laptop-charging deployment EFA-CAP school, Lascahobas Haiti Direct Current Project 1 year of preparation 8 days of deployment 2.4 Kilowatts PVs 500...


Solar PV System for Charging Haiti School Children Laptops

Published: October 12, 2011
Length: 07:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruce Baikie

World's Largest Solar PV system for laptop recharging project in Lascahobas Haiti - deployed by students from IIT in Chicago. 2.4KW system - 500 laptops - recorded on a Flip.


Como dizia meu amigo Paladino, aqui o peido é seco

Published: December 12, 2012
Length: 26:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: HumGiga

Bem vindos ao canal do HumGiga , canal parceiro da loja JustGames e da Network BroadBand, Links na descrição. Aqui você irá encontrar preços justos, qualidade e agilidade no envio da...


Eau potable et aménagement de bassin versant à Belladère (projet binational financé par ACDI )

Published: March 20, 2014
Length: 00:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ASSODLO, ONG haitienne

Le projet binational, Haiti et République dominicaine, a touché la région frontalière du département du centre d'Haïti et a bénéficié du financement de l'agence canadienne pour le...


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Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 27:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DINI MOCUZELER

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Zanmi Lasante

Zanmi Lasante is a sister organization to the Boston-based Partners In Health that operates out of Cange in central Haiti. The name, Zanmi Lasante, means Partners In Health in Kreyòl. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It was built in 1985 to treat patients incapable of paying hospital fees.

Located at 18.9356, -71.9933 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Partners in Health, Mission hospitals

Lake Péligre

Lake Péligre (French: Lac de Péligre) is the second largest lake in Haiti, and is located in the Centre Department. Tracy Kidder describes it as "beautiful, blue waters set among steep, arid mountains". {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It was created as a result of the construction of the Peligre Hydroelectric Dam on the Artibonite River in 1956–1957. The project was designed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and financed by the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

Located at 18.9083, -72 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Haiti, Centre Department

Péligre Dam

The Péligre Dam is a hydroelectric dam located off the Centre Department on the Artibonite River of Haiti. It is the largest dam on the island of Hispaniola consisting of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The dam was created as a flood-control and an energy-providing measure in the Artibonite river valley as part of the Artibonite Valley Agricultural Project in the 1930s. The dam was completed in 1956 thus creating Lake Péligre (essentially a large reservoir) in the process.

Located at 18.9, -72.0394 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dams in Haiti, Hydroelectric power stations in Haiti, Centre Department, Dams completed in 1956

Belladère

Belladère is a town in the Lascahobas Arrondissement, inside the Centre Department of Haiti. Its border crossing to Comendador (Elías Piña) is one of the four chief land crossings to the Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.8667, -71.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haiti, Centre Department, Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings, Communes of Haiti

Guayamouc River

The Guayamouc River, Riviere Guayamouc, is a river in central and eastern Haiti. It rises on the Massif du Nord and flows generally southeast for 113 km into the Artibonite River at the border with the Dominican Republic. It is notable for producing the fertile plain of central Haiti. Notable cities on the Guayamouc include Hinche.

Located at 18.98, -71.86 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Haiti

Mirebalais Arrondissement

Mirebalais is an arrondissement in the Centre Department of Haiti, with 164,910 inhabitants. Postal codes in the Mirebalais Arrondissement start with the number 52. The arondissement consists of the following municipalities: Mirebalais Saut-d'Eau Boucan-Carré

Located at 18.8333, -72.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arrondissements of Haiti, Centre Department

Rivière de Fer à Cheval

The Rivière de Fer à Cheval is a river of Haiti.

Located at 18.8333, -72.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Haiti

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ville de Lascahobas, Las Caobas, Las Cahobes, Lascahobas, Laskawobas