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.

There is one dive service to choose from. Click here to visit our article about diving in this area.

Sailing and Boating

The following table enables you to learn some details regarding firms that will enable you to get out on the open water.

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 want to read about local marinas and charter options see this page.


Shopping in Samana

If there are some folks who enjoy window shopping traveling with you, they might be interested to know that there are at least 4 retailers in this area. Click here to see our page regarding shopping in Samana.


Whale Museum Of Samana

Another great activity is spending some time soaking in the culture, sounds and sights of Samana. Among other things, the area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. have fun visiting the area's waterfall and other natural attractions. Anyone who needs to get more information about area sightseeing opportunities can do so by going to this page.

The following table summarizes some details concerning a firm that will guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.

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

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