in Arrondissement des Cayes of Sud, Haiti
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 18.193 and -73.746 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 18° 11' 35" and W -73° 44' 45"
- 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: 11:49 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 7:14 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -10.457 and 105.705 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2019-08-25 07:23:13
Delve into Les Cayes
Les Cayes in Arrondissement des Cayes (Sud) with it's 125,799 habitants is a city located in Haiti about 96 mi (or 154 km) west of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital town.
Current time in Les Cayes is now 11:49 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Les Cayes. The closest airport in Haiti is Les Cayes Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jeremie, Miragoane, Jacmel, Port-au-Prince and Gonayiv. 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: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015.6 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 26th of August 2019
29°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 27th of August 2019
28°C (82 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 28th of August 2019
28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Proyecto Paz Latinoamerica, Un Gol por Les Cayes - Project Peace Latin America, A Goal for Les Cayes
Un Gol por Les Cayes, Haití - Misión Cumplida! El primer proyecto de Proyecto Paz Latinoamérica (PPLA) en Haití, apoyando el campamento inter-escolar de fútbol, 230 niños recibieron...
Prisoners starving in Haiti
The death toll in Haiti could climb by another 6000 a missionary from Perrysburg said Friday after spending 2.5 weeks in the earthquake ravaged region. Between 4000 - 6000 prisoners locked...
Archangel Airborne Flight Mission Team 2010-2011 - 9 min version
A film documentary of Archangel Airborne Flight Mission Team's work in Haiti. This 501 (c)(3) non profit organization uses aviation resources to transport clinicians, specialists, critical...
CRP Vision with LSM Intro.MPG
Telling the story and giving an overview of the Cancer Redemption Project in Les Cayes, Haiti. To see more, check out these websites: http://cancerredemption.com/ and http://loving-shepherd.org/
Vetivè, kokenn plant ! - Haiti
Haïti, plus grand producteur mondial d'un ingrédient clé dans les parfums et fragrances industrielles. dans la Plaines des Cayes.
Haiti Orphan Children Pray for Mike Fox
On a trip to Haiti, Mike Fox is pulled into a room and surprised by the Children gathered to pray for him and his arm.
Takeoff from Les Cayes.wmv
Decollo dall'aeroporto di Les Cayes (Haiti) con un LET 410 diretto a Port au Prince.
Chitons at columbus cove labadee haiti
chitons at columbus cove labadee haiti. Chitons have teeth capped with iron and Magnatite. which makes them magnetic. so this raises the questions? do they stick to refrigerators? do they...
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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.
Sud (English: South, Haitian Creole: Sid) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It has an area of 2,794 square kilometres and a population of 745,000 (2002). Its capital is Les Cayes. A significant part of the population in this department is of mixed race, people of Arabs descent and from the Indian subcontinent.
Île à Vache
Île à Vache (French, also expressed Île-à-Vaches, former Spanish name Isla Vaca, both translated as Cow Island) is a small Caribbean island lying off the south-west peninsula of Haiti near the town of Les Cayes. Administratively it is part of the Sud Department. It is about 8 miles long, 2 miles wide, with an area of 20 square miles .
Cavaellon is a rural town located in the Sud Department of Haiti. Its nearest neighbouring towns/cities are Nan Cotie (12km north), Saint-Louis-du-Sud (20km southeast), and Les Cayes (16km west). The town is most famous for being the birthplace of both Benito Martínez Abrogán, Cuba's oldest-ever person, and George Valris, a famous Caribbean artist.
Port-Salut is a coastal town in the Sud Department of Haiti and the hometown of Haiti's deposed president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide who was born there in 1953 and the Prime Minister Jean-Marie Cherestal. Port-Salut is a popular destination for local Haitians as well as tourists to a certain degree seeking relaxation and tranquility due to the beautiful beaches that the town is surrounded by. The area has yet to be discovered on a mainstream tourist level.
The Acul River is a river of Haiti.
Ravine River (Haiti)
The Ravine River is a river of Haiti.
Rivière de Cavaillon
The Rivière de Cavaillon is a river of Haiti.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Les Cayes.
- La Maquina
- San Antonio del Sur
- Fort Liberte
- San Juan de la Maguana
- Santa Cruz de Barahona
- San Fernando de Monte Cristi
- Morant Bay
- Port Antonio
- Matthew Town
- Santiago de Cuba
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cayes, Ville des Cayes, Aux Cayes, Les Cayes, Los Cayos, Okay, CYA, レカイ, 르카예, Le Kajus, Ле-Ке, لے سائیس, 萊凱