Some of the most adventurous dive sites in the Dominican Republic can be found in the waters that surround Las Galeras, which makes this the perfect destination for divers who want to ensure their dive is even more of an adventure than usual. Here, you're sure to encounter high cliffs with drops of up to almost 150 feet.
You'll find one dive operator, some dive shops, and at least 9 different dive sites to choose from.
The dive shops worth looking into are displayed in the table below.
|Dive Academy||(809) 538-0127||Central Las Galeras|
|Las Galeras Divers||(809) 538-0220||Central Las Galeras|
If you want to go diving, you should consider Scubaquatic Samana. Having been open since only 2007, Scubaquatic may be a young company, but it is also a prolific one. Locations are sprouting up all over the country, including this one, where vacationers can sign up for dive instruction and excursions, as well other watersports activities as well. They are found within Samana, 9.7 mi. South West of central Las Galeras.
The table below has a few details concerning the only dive service we are aware of that operates in this area.
|Scubaquatic Samana||Dive Service//12576||(809) 468-4055||Samana, 9.7 mi. South West of Central Las Galeras||Hispaniola|
View the following table to see some information concerning some of the area's major dive sites.
To learn more about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out this exhaustive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.
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