Activities in Samana

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A collection of small hotels surrounded by plenty of green space makes Samana the perfect destination for tourists interested in nature tours, eco-adventures, or a simple vacation that allows you to getaway from the busyness of resort areas.  Still, tourism is growing here, and there is a good variety of activities available no matter what type of visit you're planning.

Many of the activities in Samana will have you spending time outdoors.  These include hiking through the mountains, rock climbing, caving, horseback riding and four wheeling for adventure-seekers, whale watching and sailing for the curious, and scuba diving for those with experience. 


Samana Diving

The Samana Peninsula is surrounded by plenty of dive sites that are abundant in coral and other marine life. Additionally, deep dives, wrecks, and caves allow for experienced divers to develop the skills even more.

You'll find one dive service to choose from. Click on this link to read our discussion of diving opportunities in this area.

Sailing and Boating

Samana Sailing and Boating

Details concerning local providers that will help you spend some time on the open water can be seen right below.

Boating Opportunities In Samana
Name Phone Location
Escape Tours Samana (849) 206-9361 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Samana
Moto Marina Tours (809) 538-2302 Central Samana
Whale Samana (809) 538-2494 Central Samana

If you'd like to find out about charter operators and local marinas see this page.


Shopping in Samana

If you have some foks who enjoy exploring new shops traveling with you, they might be interested to know that the area has more than 4 retail stores just waiting to be explored. To visit our detailed page about shopping in Samana, go to this page.


Whale Museum Of Samana

Also plan on spending some time experiencing the culture, sounds and sights of Samana. Interesting sights include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. will frequently the area's waterfall and other natural attractions. Navigate to this extended discussion dedicated to area sightseeing attractions if you want to find more information.

Details concerning a firm that will show you the most interesting local sights can be seen in the table below.

Sightseeing Services In Samana
Name Phone Location
Marivanna Tours (809) 538-3087 Central Samana
Tour Samana With Terry (809) 538-3179 Central Samana

Other Activities

The chart directly below shows some details concerning one other type of activity.

Other Activities In Samana
Name Type Phone Location Island
Baseball Stadium Sporting Event Venue -- 0.9 mi. West of Central Samana Hispaniola

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