The center of tourism on the Samana Peninsula, Las Terrenas has a bit of a European vibe about it. Still, activities that revolve around nature reign supreme. ATV tours, hiking, whale watching, scuba diving, and sailing are all great ways to pass the time here, but you can also take advantage of some excellent shopping and a fun nightlife.
Las Terrenas is abundant in both intriguing geological formations as well as rich in marine life. Divers of all interests will be able to find their own spot here.
You'll find two dive operators and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. To read a more detailed discussion of scuba diving, read this page.
If there are some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they may be interested to know that at least 10 retailers are located in this area. You can go to this extended discussion if you need details on shopping in Las Terrenas and nearby.
If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Las Terrenas. Navigate here to find our page regarding local snorkeling opportunities.
Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to discover there's one in the area. Click on this link to visit our article concerning this topic.
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