Activities in Samana

Photo credit: © Orlando Kairus, MD

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 operator to choose from. To navigate to our detailed page about scuba diving in this area, go to this page.

Sailing and Boating

Samana Sailing and Boating

Be sure to look at the following table for details on firms that can help you enjoy some time on the 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'd like to learn about charter operators and marinas navigate to this page.


Shopping in Samana

If there are some folks who enjoy window shopping traveling with you, they're not totally out of luck -- there are more than 4 retail stores to browse in this area. To reach our full guide to shopping in Samana, click here.


Whale Museum Of Samana

Most visitors spend some time exploring the sights and sounds of life in Samana. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. might the area's waterfall and other natural attractions. Click on this link to find our page regarding area sightseeing and attractions.

Check this table for information concerning a firm that can 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

Other Activities

Information about one other option is shown below.

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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