Mélange Travel & Lifestyle Magazine April 2017 - Page 264

PLACES OF INTEREST Saut-d’Eau Waterfalls Haitians trek 60 miles north of Port au Prince to the Saut-d’Eau Waterfalls which is believed to have religious and voodoo properties. The falls are a holy place and the site of a religious pilgrimage where people come to ask favours of the Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel. A three-day festival is held here in July every year with voodoo and catholic rituals being performed.