The Ministry of Tourism of Haiti, the Haiti Tourism Association (ATH) and the National Network of
Solidarity Tourism Operators (RENAPROTS) have issued a statement and would like to express their sympathies to all the victims of
Hurricane Matthew that severely affected the southern peninsula of Haiti on the 3rd and 4th October.
"As a nation we are already working relentlessly to bring support to our fellow citizens in this difficult time.
We would also like to inform all international partners, and persons interested in visiting our beautiful and
unique destination of the following:
- Port-au-Prince and Cap Haitien international airports are open and fully operational since Oct 5th.
- 90% of our tourism infrastructure has not been affected and is ready to welcome guests.
- Traveling to Haiti for leisure, business or to visit friends and families is a positive and constructive
way to support the economy as it promotes employment and sustainability.
To all Haiti lovers, we urge you to continue to visit us and experience our culture, cuisine, art & crafts, and
historical attractions, helping us drive resources to the most needed areas in a sustainable manner.