in Acul du Nord of Nord, Haiti
- Cap Haitien International Airport (9 mi)
- Port-de-Paix Airport (47 mi)
- Toussaint Louverture International Airport (71 mi)
- Jacmel Airport (97 mi)
- Santiago Municipal Airport (99 mi)
- Cibao International Airport (106 mi)
- Gregorio Luperon International Airport (107 mi)
- Constanza Dom Re Airport (109 mi)
- Las Américas International Airport (185 mi)
- National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers (Unesco heritage, 30 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 19.608 and -72.213 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 19° 36' 30" and W -72° 12' 47"
- 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: 11:59 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:28 am and 7:07 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bundera Bundera
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Milot in Acul du Nord (Nord) with it's 5,534 citizens is a place in Haiti about 74 mi (or 120 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital city.
Current time in Milot is now 11:59 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports near Milot, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Haiti is Cap Haitien International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North. 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 30 mi (or 48 km), East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Okap, Fort Liberte, Hinche, Gonayiv and Dajabon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016.6 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Thursday, 18th of April 2019
27°C (80 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 19th of April 2019
27°C (81 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 20th of April 2019
27°C (81 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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Eglise Baptiste de la rue 14 K Cap-Haitien a Semence Dominicale 12 Avril 2015
La célébration de la Pâques revêt toujours un cachet spécial a la Première Eglise Baptiste du Cap-Haïtien. Cette tendance s'est encore confirmée le dimanche 5 Avril 2015. Bezatha Productio...
Healing The Children First Medical Trip To Haiti
Surgical Trip to Hopital Justinien, Cap Haitien, Haiti Leader Don Van Nimwegan April 30-through May 9 2010 The thrust of the trip will be to work side by side with Haitian colleagues at...
A drive through Cap Haitien.3gp
The clip starts following one of the famous "tap-tap" taxis (a pickup truck with benches inside). It's called a tap-tap, because the driver works with someone in the back of the truck who...
La Rivière Dorée, devant la Voûte à Minguet Dondon, Haïti
Courte vidéo montrant la Rivière Dorée à proximité de la Voûte à Minguet, à Laguille, Dondon (Nord d'Haïti). Tournée par Jean Vilfort Eustache le 21 juin 2007.
Sèpantye k ap chante e chache manje nan Poledam, Dondon (30.7.12).wmv
Diverses observations de charpentiers (sèpantye, melanerpes striatus) tapant du bois, cherchant leur nourriture et chantant à tue-tête, faites le 30 juillet 2012, dans la cour de la résidence...
Dondon (Haïti) - traversée de 'Dlo Bouk' à moto
Traversée à moto, le mardi 10 avril 2012, du principal cours d'eau longeant le Dondon, i.e. la Rivière Dorée ou 'Dlo Bouk' qui, sur son cours, un peu plus bas en laissant le Dondon est...
Haïti - Citadelle Laferrière & Sans-Souci Palace
A trip to Haïti (before the 2010 earthquake) with a visit to the Citadelle Laferrière and the Sans-Souci Palace, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The road trip to the North, and also the...
Citadelle Laferrière -
The Citadelle Laferrière is a large mountaintop fortress in northern Haiti, approximately 17 miles (27 km) south of the city of Cap-Haïtien and five miles (8 km) uphill from the town of Milot....
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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.
Cap-Haïtien (Okap or Kapayisyen in Kréyòl) is a city of about 190,000 people on the north coast of Haiti and capital of the Department of Nord. Previously, named as Cap-Français, Cap-Henri, and le Cap, it was an important city during the colonial period, serving as the capital of the French Colony of Saint-Domingue from the city`s formal foundation in 1711 until 1770 when the capital was moved to Port-au-Prince.
Nord Department (Haiti)
Nord (English: North, Haitian Creole: Nò) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It has an area of 2,106 km² and a population of 872,200 (2002). Its capital is Cap-Haïtien.
Battle of Vertières
The Battle of Vertières (in Haitian Creole Batay Vètyè), the last major battle of the Second War of Haitian Independence, the final part of the Haitian Revolution under François Capois. It was fought between Haitian rebels and French expeditionary forces on 18 November 1803 at Vertières. Vertières is situated in Nord, Haiti, its geographical coordinates are 19° 44' 0" North, 72° 13' 28". By the end of October 1803, Haitian rebels had already taken over all the territory from France.
Marmelade is a town and former duchy in the Artibonite Department of Haïti. It is the chief town of the Marmelade Arrondissement, which also includes the commune of Saint Michel de l'Attalaye. Marmelade is the home town of Président René Préval. During the years following his first tenure, Préval initiated rural development projects in Marmelade, including a manufacture of bamboo furniture.
The Citadelle Laferrière or, Citadelle Henry Christophe, or simply the Citadelle (in English, spelled Citadel), is a large mountaintop fortress in northern Haiti, approximately 17 miles south of the city of Cap-Haïtien and five miles (8 km) uphill from the town of Milot. It is the largest fortress in the Americas and was designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a World Heritage Site in 1982—along with the nearby Sans-Souci Palace.
Fort Riviere was a mountain fort on the summit of Montagne Noire, on the north coast of Haiti, located to the south of Grande-Rivière-du-Nord and 20 miles south of Cap-Haïtien. An old French bastion fort, it was the site of the 17 November 1915 overwhelming and quick defeat of the Haitian rebel force called the Cacos.
The Sans-Souci Palace was the royal residence of King Henri I (better known as Henri Christophe) of Haiti, Queen Marie-Louise and their two daughters. It was the most important of nine palaces built by the king, as well as fifteen châteaux, numerous forts, and sprawling summer homes on his twenty plantations. Construction of the palace started in 1810 and was completed in 1813. It is located in the town of Milot, Nord Department. Its name translated from French means "carefree.
Bahon is a town in Grande-Rivière-du-Nord Arrondissement, Nord Department, Haiti. It is located on the Grand Rivière du Nord (river). It was formerly (1915) located on the railroad south from Cap-Haïtien.
Milot is a town in the Nord Department of Haiti, 12 miles south of Cap-Haïtien. It is the site of Sans-Souci Palace, one of Haiti's most revered landmarks. The Citadelle Laferrière, Haiti's most well-known landmark, is five miles (8 km) by road to the south. The town also hosts a hospital, Hôpital Sacré Coeur, run by the Sovereign Military Order of Malta and the Crudem Foundation, Inc.
Cap-Haïtien is an arrondissement in the Nord Department of Haiti. It has 240,708 inhabitants. Postal codes in the Cap-Haïtien Arrondissement start with the number 11.
Parc St. Victor
Parc St. Victor is a football stadium in Cap-Haïtien, Haiti. It is the home stadium of AS Capoise and Zénith of the Ligue Haïtienne. The stadium holds 7,500 spectators.
1842 Cap-Haitien earthquake
The 1842 Cap-Haitien earthquake occurred at 17:00 local time on 7 May. It had an estimated magnitude of 8.1 on the surface wave magnitude scale and triggered a destructive tsunami. It badly affected the northern coast of Haiti and what is now the Dominican Republic. Port-de-Paix suffered the greatest damage from both earthquake and tsunami. Approximately 5,000 people were killed by the effects of the earthquake shaking and another 300 by the tsunami.
Justinien University Hospital
L'Hôpital Universitaire Justinien is the main hospital in the second largest city in Haiti, Cap-Haïtien. It is located close to the center of the city near the Place d'Armes Cathedral. The hospital is named after Justinien Etienne, a local magistrate who spearheaded and oversaw the construction of the hospital. Justinien Hospital began as a hospice in 1890 and was later transformed into a hospital in 1920 during the United States occupation in Haiti.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Milot.
- Fort Liberte
- San Fernando de Monte Cristi
- Laguna Salada
- San Juan de la Maguana
- Santiago de los Caballeros
- Puerto Plata
- Concepcion de La Vega
- Santa Cruz de Barahona
- Matthew Town
- San Jose de Ocoa
- Les Cayes
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: