Activities in Las Galeras

Tourism has grown significantly in Las Galeras in recent years, yet it remains a quiet fishing village.  Fishing is important to the local community and a popular activity for those who visit this town on the Samana Peninsula.  Scuba diving and snorkeling are other ways that tourists spend their time in the water, while horseback riding, ATV tours, and hiking are top land activities. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

Mountain biking is growing in popularity in Las Galeras. However, do not expect it to be easy.

If you like the idea of exploring a new environment with the wind in your face, there's a place that can help make it happen. Navigate to this page dedicated to bike and scooter rentals if you need additional details.

Diving

Las Galeras Diving

Las Galeras is known for some adventurous sites, making it a great location for intermediate and skilled divers.

There are several dive services and at least 9 interesting dive sites in the area. For more in-depth coverage of scuba diving in this area check out this page.

Shopping

If there are some people who love to shop traveling with you, they might be interested to know that more than 4 retailers operate in this area. Click here to find our page about shopping in Las Galeras.

Sightseeing

Whale Museum Of Samana

Yet another great way to spend some of your time is discovering the area's sights and natural beauty. Interesting sights include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. To read our page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, go to this page.

Snorkeling

Dominican Republic Snorkeling

If you are intrigued by the idea of underwater sightseeing you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Las Galeras. For more information about snorkeling, read this article concerning snorkeling options.

Tennis

If you want to play some tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. However, there's only one property where you can play tennis in this area.

 

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