To choose the Dominican Republic is to plan the trip of your dreams on heavenly beaches under a burning sun that rests only at night. Samana offers you an exotic destination in the northeast of the country, on the peninsula of the same name.
Looking out over the Atlantic Ocean, the city of Samana is the perfect place to relax in the sun in the comfort of an all-inclusive hotel, while having the opportunity to engage in a multitude of exciting activities.
Popular for its verdant landscapes and mountainous terrain that gives stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean, Samana is as perfect for couples who want a romantic holiday as it is for lovers of nature and adventure.
Humpback Whale Watching
Among the things to do during your vacation in Samana are scuba diving, exploring caves, excursions by Jeep, discovering the national parks, and humpback whale watching.
The destination is famous for its humpback whales that offer great shows to wildlife lovers. People also go to Samana to stroll in his small harbor, perched on the edge of the Bay of Samana, and to shop in its public market and meet local artisans.
Those wishing to explore the country can travel to the town of Puerto Plata, three hours from Samana by road, where they can surf and discover Dominican culture in a historic and enchanting setting.
Another must-see in Samana is the small island paradise of Cayo Levantando, home to one of the most luxurious all-inclusive resorts among all the countries belonging to the Grand Bahia Principe chain. Whether or not you stay in the hotel, the island – accessible by boat as part of excursions – is a must see. It boasts some of the best beaches in the country.