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. 


Las Galeras Diving

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

You'll find a couple of dive operators and at least 9 different dive sites in the area. For more in-depth coverage of scuba diving in this area read this page.


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Whale Museum Of Samana

Sightseeing is also a great activity for anyone visiting Las Galeras. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors To read a more detailed discussion of this specific topic, navigate to this article about area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.


The Dominican Republic Snorkeling

If you love snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Las Galeras. To get more information on snorkeling opportunities, read this article.


If you like to play tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. However, there's only one property in the area where you can play tennis.


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