The Bassin Manbo Tour


The scenery at Bassin Manbo is both breathtaking and peaceful as the falls combine both power and beauty. The cascading Falls at Bassin Manbo is one among the most beautiful waterfalls in Haiti and in the Caribbean. The trail leading the falls provides a breathtaking scenery and our Tour Ambassadors will tell you legendary stories all along the way. One intriguing fact about Bassin Manbo is that there are several dozens falls and basins waiting for you to enjoy.




This tour is nicknamed ” Photographic Tour ” because of the many opportunities it unfolds to photograph the three miles long creek,13 magical cascades and the 12 basins of Bois-de-L’anse. The name Bassin Manbo may sounds mysterious but its magical beauties are openly discovered as you explore the beautiful scenery and landscaping along the creek that lead you the basins. Whether you are hiking or horseback riding your way to the basins, you will absolutely enjoy the serenity and tranquility of the area. Once you there, you will be amazed by the immerse of the sumptuous and incredible white and blue rock formations, towering white waterfalls, beautiful plunge pools and the tropical plants which dresses the mountain. As you are hiking your way up to the cascades which resemble a giant staircases, you will look down to several hundreds feet down to where you started.

Time: 8 AM to 5 pm

Pick up and drop off at the same location

Duration: 5 to 6 hr or Full day

Getting there: 4X4, mini bus, horseback riding

What to wear: comfortable clothing, good hiking shoes or boot

Who can go on this tour

kids 14 Y/O and older

What’s included:
all your transportation, tips, gratuities, entrance fees to all parks, picnic style or lunch,

What’s not included:
travel insurance, medical coverage,

What to take with you:
Your camera, some cash for souvenirs

What’s Included

  • The expertise of DNH Tour certified tour ambassador for the duration of the tour
  • A small, friendly group of 6-15 people
  • All admissions — at no extra cost
  • Free purified bottle of water
  • All tips for guides and driver
  • Guaranteed tour price, locked in the moment you make your deposit
  • Flexibility should you need to transfer, or cancel/reschedule your tour
  • Fine print: You are responsible for the cost of your drinks and free-time sightseeing.

Frequently asked questions

Will I get back to the ship on time?

Yes. Although the cruise lines would like you to believe that independent tours carry this risk, we are well aware of your ship’s departure time, and our tours are designed to get you back to the ship with time to spare.

How do I book shore excursions?

If you know which tours you want to take, you can reserve them directly through our web site by adding them to your shopping cart and checking out just like you would do with a typical online purchase. If you are uncertain which tours you would like to take or want some advice or guidance on your tours, just email us.

How do I receive my booking confirmation and voucher?

Shortly after you reserve a tour, we will e-mail your confirmation which will include your tour vouchers as well as instructions on how and when to meet up with your guide for each tour.

When should I reserve my shore excursion?

Because some tours book up well in advance of the tour departure date, we recommend reserving your excursions as far in advance as possible.

Where do I go to start my tour?

Your booking confirmation will contain clear instructions on where and when to go to start each of your tours. It will also include instructions on what to do in the very unlikely event that you encounter difficulties in meeting up with your guide.

What is your cancellation policy?

With very few exceptions, you can cancel a tour up to 7 days in advance of tour departure and receive a full refund. The few exceptions to this rule are clearly noted in the tour description. If you would like to cancel a tour, simply email us, and we will be happy to assist you. Once you are within the 7 day tour departure window, the tour becomes non-refundable. This is because our operators have set aside space to accommodate your request and will often not be able to fill that space with another customer so close to departure.

What currency are the excursion prices shown in?

All prices are in US Dollars.

Will you refund my money if I miss my tour because the ship is late or cannot make it into port?

Yes. You will receive a full refund for your tour if you cannot make a tour departure due to a ship delay or a missed port call. You will of course also receive a full refund if weather or an equipment problem prevents the tour operator from delivering the tour. Simply let us know within two weeks of date of the tour, and we will issue a full refund.

Am I expected to tip the Guide/Driver?

Tipping is not encouraged and therefore it is not advisable.

How do I make changes to my tour reservations?

If you need to make changes to your reservation or to cancel a tour, just email us for immediate response.

Are children’s prices available?

Yes. Many of our tours offer children’s prices for children under the age of 12 years.

Are there any age restrictions on tours?

For most tours, there is no minimum age for children  can always additional sites or activities to your existing itinerary as long as you have a group of 6 participants of more.

Do you recommend for physically challenged passengers?







$79.99 per person  Moderate We recommend wearing light, comfortable clothing and rubber soled walking shoes. Sun glasses and sun screen (bio-degradable) are also suggested.
Group discount available  Must a be able to climb rock  Buy local and Makouti
 walking at least a mile  Sun glasses

*Important message: All participants must be physically fit and able to walk long distance in the sun.

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