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outside Jacmel, Jacmel 9110, Haiti
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are in Haiti you MUST go to Bassin Bleu! It was incredible! The water is so blue and gorgeous. We had a guide from our hotel and we hired a guide named Luckson once we got there. The hike is easy and quick...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Grace F
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Nice eco touristic destination. The lack of services and Equipment are problems in order to optimize the management .

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank pierrelombion
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I'm comfortable in Haiti and speak the language, but even without that this day was an amazing experience. Our guide Antoine was intuitive and experienced and spoke great English. He took pictures, carried bags and kept all of us safe. Bassin Bleu is an active...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank adventureawaits419
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

An adventure and workout to get to. I took a private driver and paid a $ 2 entrance fee. There were 2 guys that went with us but no mention of them being guides or payment price. I felt very uncomfortable with one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mkayd
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Bassin Blue is one of Haiti’s hidden waterfalls. Three cooling ponds that is worth the 650 feet elevation climb on the northwestern country side overlooking a scenic view of Jacmel. We made our way through a flowing river, small streams, unpaved rocky gravel roads, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kenfish
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I so Loved the drive thru waters and over the gorgeous mountains. A bit of a hike to the Bassin; but, the scenery is lovely. Wear sneakers, and coded water sneakers. The waterfall was lovely, and water was refreshing and cool.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The scenery was beautiful - the basins are crystal clear and gorgeous for swimming. You can get some very nice fresh coconuts to drink too! My only complaint is that the guide (guides are mandatory to enter we were advised when we arrived) became very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Had a great time here. Guide made sure I was safe and spent as much time there as I wanted. Waterfalls are beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kemi A
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Now, no one tells you what you will go through to get to this paradise and it was all worth it... You will walk quite a bit and hike to get there.... and not to mention to get down to the waterfall, you mush go...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank clairefs
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

It was a bitter sweet trip. When we got to bassin bleu there was a lot of people wanting to be out guides. I wanted only one but somehow we ended up with 3. When we got to the first bassin they told us the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank andrwea305
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Tourist292027
31 July 2018|
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Response from jpmpinmontreal | Reviewed this property |
HI, there isa nominal fee to access the site but you are required house guides get to the various pools. The walk is not easy, and if it has rained in the past days the bassin will not be blue, but rather a murky brown. The... More
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Julia T
19 May 2018|
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Response from laurie-anne n | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julia! Well when I went with my friend to bassin we went early in the morning and it was the first day of carnaval in Jacmel so it was perfect no tourists at all ! I would not be able to tell you wether it was because... More
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smingram2018
18 April 2018|
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Response from laurie-anne n | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry i have just seen your question.. Bassin bleu is in the south near jacmel and labadee is north, if you go by bus from north to south you will need 7hours ... but from labadee i would suggest you take a small fisher... More
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