La Citadelle La Ferriere is a Large fortress in the mountain in situated in North Haiti nera a city called Cap Haitien. The building here is an old, built by a general in the Haitian army named Henri Christophe. The Citadelle was constructed to defend the newly independent country from the enemy. The location is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Haiti. The fortress is the largest fortress in the Americas and was selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a World Heritage Site in 1982. This mountaintop fortress is became an icon of Haiti.
The body of General Henry Cristov brought into the fortress of La Ferrier. There he was buried and stone walls have become the last refuge for the king. The Citadelle can be seen nearly from anywhere in the Northern side of the country.
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