YOU CAN EDIT THIS PAGE! Just click any blue "Edit" link and start writing!

Santa Barbara De Samana

From Wikitravel
Revision as of 15:39, 2 April 2014 by (talk) (Get in)

Hispaniola : Dominican Republic : Eastern Cibao : Santa Barbara De Samana
Jump to: navigation, search
Santa Barbara De Samana

Default Banner.jpg

Santa Barbara De Samana is a city in the Samana Peninsula, Dominican Republic.

Get in

Fly in to Samaná El Catey International Airport (IATA: AZS, ICAO: MDCY) + 1/2hr drive.

There is a Caribe Tours busline connecting Samaná to Santo Domingo via the highway, as well as a longer route running from Santo Domingo and stopping in San Francisco de Macoris and a few other places before arriving in Samaná. Guaguas run these routes too.

Get around

Rental car, Taxi, Bus, four wheeler's and motorbikes.

Airport Transfers Services [1] When you travel to Samana into El Catey airport it is important to know what transport options you have to get from and to the airport. There are a variety of companies that actually offer the service. It is important that you select a reliable and dependable company.


Humpback whale watching from January until March. At peak season there are usually about a hundred whales in the bay at any given time.


A large number of secluded beaches to explore. Horse back riding. Four wheeler and motorbiking. Whale watching.

It is possible to visit Los Haitises national park for several hours and then go to the beach at Cayo Levantado for about $50 USD--just go to the marina around 9am.



Restaurants range from typical Dominican to Italian and French cuisine's.


Roadside bars, restaurants and booming late night bars.


Accommodation choices range from hostel to five star. There are a few new large hotel complexes, a number of medium sized hotels and villas and private home for rent.

  • Hotel Ballenas. Located in Samana, Dominican Republic, Hotel Ballenas is nestled into the hillside, surrounded by palm tree forests,and blessed with spectacular ocean views.You will fall in love with our private beach, swimming pool and jacuzzi. Luxuriate in one of our rooms or villas, each with private terraces and expansive views of the ocean.
  • Docia Backpackers, Teodore Chasereaux street, number 30, Samana, Dominican Republic. Good budget accommodation; about $25 USD/night for a double room.

Get out

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!