Gonaïves lies in the north of Haiti, part of Artibonite Department. With a population of 300,000, it has become recognized as Independence City. It was in Gonaïves Haiti achieved her independence from France in 1804.
Originally an Indian village called Gonaibo, it is now the commercial centre and port of the fertile Artibonite Plain, with a natural harbor; coffee, cotton, sugar, bananas, mangoes, and cabinet woods are exported.
Closest Airport to Gonaïves The closest airport to Gonaïves is Port-de-Paix Airport (PAX). Distance from Port-de-Paix Airport to Gonaïves is 56,6 kilometers (35.2 miles).
Other airports near Gonaïves
Cap Haitien International Airport CAP 60,8 km (37.8 miles)
Toussaint Louverture International Airport PAP 105,2 km (65.4 miles)
Jacmel Airport JAK 135,5 84,2
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