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Playa Frontòn y Playa Madama
El tour empieza alrededor de las 9:30 de la mañana. Saldremos a visitar la majestuosa y salvaje Playa Frontón. Aquí podrán hacer snorkeling en sus aguas cristalinas o relajarse a la sombra de sus palmeras de coco. Luego visitaremos Playa Madama y su cueva. Aquí podrán bañarse en sus aguas cristalinas.
Whale Watching in Samana
For 2 months a year in Samana Bay you can see the whale watching that comes every year to show up and die. It's easy to see the male beams cutting down the male guests, and once they're pregnant, you can see the females with the whales. It is a beautiful experience that is done with the utmost respect for the environment and whales. We will tell you the story of the whales, where they come from, why, for what, their measurements, how much they weigh and at the end of the tour you will learn more about these beautiful animals. The boats intended for this tour respect the animals and approach them from 3 to 3 and with enough distance so as not to disturb them and to be able to see them preferred. Departs from Samana Bay at 8:30 AM and returns around 4 PM. We spent some time in the sea in search of the groups of whales and then you go to Cayo Levantado to eat and enjoy a swim. The food is free buffet with typical Dominican Creole food, then you can relax on the beach and we arrive approximately back to Samana Bay around 4pm.
Disfruta de los Haitises y Cayo Levantado
Que haremos: ¡¡Conoce los Haitises y Cayo Levantado en una sola excursión!! Si estás de visita tengo en Samaná como en Las Terrenas uno de los lugares que no te puedes perder es la visita a los Haitises, es un parque natural precioso y único en el país. La excursión la haremos en barco saliendo desde Samaná hacia los Haitises, llegando a la hora de comer a Cayo Levantao donde habrá buffet con comida criolla de la zona, teniendo tiempo para descansar en la playa y darse unos baños en esta isla única. La excursión incluye, bebidas en el barco, la comida en Cayo Levantao con una bebida incluida y el barco para realizar el tour.
Vive tu aventura en quad
La excursión de quad es una aventura fantástica y muy divertida. Acompañados de un guía local certificado por Ministerio de Turismo pasarán un día en la naturaleza de Las Galeras, degustando productos locales y un rico almuerzo en la playa y disfrutando de un recorrido de montaña, jungla y playa en quadrimoto. El día empieza con una presentación y explicación del guía acompañante. El recorrido es de montaña para los más valientes y de campo y ruta normal para los menos adventureros. Después se visitará una plantación donde se explicarán y degustarán varios productos locales. El camino sigue hacia Caño Frío (un río de agua dulce y cristalina) y Playa Rincón (considerada entre las 10 playas más bellas al mundo). Aquí disfrutarán de un rico almuerzo en la playa acompañados del sonido del mar. El recorrido sigue hacia Boca del Diablo (fenómeno geológico natural - guyser). Todo el recorrido se hace con medidas de seguridad y siguiendo las indicaciones del guía (7 años de experiencia y certificado en primer auxilio en lugares remotos) 三
Observación de ballenas y Cayo Levantado
La experiencia empieza a las 9 am y termina alrededor de las 3:30 pm. En catamarán con refrigerio incluído saldremos a buscar las ballenas para poderlas observar mientras brincan, muestran sus grandes colas o nadan en la superficie del agua. Luego de esta experiencia unica visitaremos el Cayo Levantado, una de las islas más lindas de República Dominicana. Después de un rico almuerzo dominicano incluído con bebidas, podrán disfrutar de su maravillosa playa de arena blanca y aguas cristalinas.

All activities near Samaná Province

Los Haitises y Cayo Levantado
El día empieza a las 9:00 cuando nos encontraremos al muelle de Samaná y nos subiremos al catamarán. Aquí podrán disfrutar de un cómodo y divertido viaje en catamaran con refrigerio incluido acompañados de nuestro staff que habla varios idiomas. Después de 45 minutos de navegación llegaremos al Parque Nacional Los Haitises, donde visitaremos sus místicas cuevas tainas donde todavía se pueden encontrar pintogramas antiguos. En Los Haitises se pueden observar tres diferentes tipos de manglares (blanco, negro y rojo). Después de la visita a una pequeña playa, empezaremos el recorrido hacia el Cayo Levantado pasando por la Isla de Las Aves, donde podrán observar diferentes tipos de aves. Después de 45 minutos de navegación en catamaran llegaremos al maravilloso Cayo Levantado. Aquí disfrutaremos de un rico almuerzo con pescado, pollo, ensalada, pasta, arroz, tostones, fruta y bebidas. Y después de almuerzo? Un buen baño o una rica siesta en la paradisíaca playa del Cayo Levantado. Alrededor de la 16 de la tarde volveremos al muelle de Samaná para desembarcar de nuestro catamarán después de un día lleno de aventuras y recuerdos maravillosos.
Limon Waterfall like a local
Do you want to help us to improve the lives of the Families of El Limón? The profit is for the families and to improve children's education. This is a social project with the NGO Projects for Children. El Salto del Limon is a waterfall in the middle of a valley in the province of Samaná (Dominican Republic). The Walk lasts around 2h (1h one way + 30min return + 30min relax). you will walk along a hike beginner level path, explaining the local tree species (pineapple, coconut, cocoa, almonds) and seeing and tasting its fruits. You can swim in the two waterfalls and take pictures. On the way back, you will be able to eat typical food (rice with chicken, beans and salad) with a family from the community and learn how these powerful women live from their natural environment. Other things to note food included in price walk. comfortable and sporty footwear, rivers and areas with mud will cross
Playa Frontòn y Playa Madama
El tour empieza alrededor de las 9:30 de la mañana. Saldremos a visitar la majestuosa y salvaje Playa Frontón. Aquí podrán hacer snorkeling en sus aguas cristalinas o relajarse a la sombra de sus palmeras de coco. Luego visitaremos Playa Madama y su cueva. Aquí podrán bañarse en sus aguas cristalinas.
Local cacao farm & secret waterfall tour
We will meet you in the little village of El Valle, and bring you directly to a secret waterfall called El Cataño. It is a beautiful hike to the waterfall and during the walk Alejavier will tell you everything about the trees, local fruits and the history of the old village. Once we arrive to the waterfall we invite you for a meditation session and than you can jump into the spectacular natural pool of the waterfall. Later on we continue our tour to Federico who has a spectecular cacao farm with loads of cacao beans and coffee beans. Federico will show you how he makes the best cacao you ever tasted! First you can try the roasted beans than enjoy a mug of warm cacao with real & intense flavours. Coffee lovers don't worry! We can prepare you a delicious coffee from his coffee beans. As a bonus treat we will try his famous pan the coco! The coconut bread, which is my favourite thing in the Dominican Republic. If you fall in love with it as well you can buy a whole bread for takeaway ;) After this lovely local experience we will bring you to the best spot of the impressive beach of Playa el Valle with a little river, where you can enjoy the rest of your day.
Hike at sunrise or sunset to the majestic Limon Waterfall
Do you want to help us to improve the lives of the Families of El Limón? The profit is for the families and to improve children's education. this is a social project of the NGO Projects for Children. Watch the sunrise or sunset in El Limon Waterfall and feel the soul of old Tainos. We'll walk 1.5-mile(2,5 km) among palm trees crossing a small river. We will stop at the top of the mountain to enjoy el Limon Waterfall getting to know the rural Dominican culture, enjoying the different sounds of the waterfall and drinking a delicious organic coffee in front of a bonfire. Sunrise Hike (6:30am) Your guide will be Cesar. You will walk early in the morning before the sunrise with the sounds of the wild nature and we will arrive to have breakfast Sunset Hike (4:30pm) You will walk in the evening before the sunset and have dinner with the family of Cesar If you come on full moon, the experience will be EVEN MORE AMAZING! (All the Experiences are for 2 People Minimum, if you are alone, you need a group this day or book for 2 people) - Is the hike hard? This hike is rated "easy". We take it slow, and rest often to make sure it's enjoyable for all skill levels. Other things to keep in mind: - we provide Dinner/Breakfast, water and coffee - wear comfortable, sporty footwear as rivers and muddy areas will be crosed - you can swim in the two waterfalls and take a lot of pictures
Whale Watching in Samana
For 2 months a year in Samana Bay you can see the whale watching that comes every year to show up and die. It's easy to see the male beams cutting down the male guests, and once they're pregnant, you can see the females with the whales. It is a beautiful experience that is done with the utmost respect for the environment and whales. We will tell you the story of the whales, where they come from, why, for what, their measurements, how much they weigh and at the end of the tour you will learn more about these beautiful animals. The boats intended for this tour respect the animals and approach them from 3 to 3 and with enough distance so as not to disturb them and to be able to see them preferred. Departs from Samana Bay at 8:30 AM and returns around 4 PM. We spent some time in the sea in search of the groups of whales and then you go to Cayo Levantado to eat and enjoy a swim. The food is free buffet with typical Dominican Creole food, then you can relax on the beach and we arrive approximately back to Samana Bay around 4pm.
Samaná Whale Watching with Local Experts
We will meet you at Malecon in Samana at 8:30 AM (the exact meeting point and other details are provided in the confirmation message). First we go to observe the whales in their own habitat. After observation, we will go for a typical dominican lunch to Cayo Levantado Island. After lunch you will have free time to enjoy the beach, walk around the island, playing volleyball or just relaxing in the shadow. Around 4:30 PM we will return back to Samana community where the experience finish. Other things to note This is an experience to see close the whales. No swimming or touching them. In case you would like to make a private trip and not be joining a group, please contact us and we will send you prices and other details. We have also options of whale watching from Punta Cana, Sabana de la Mar/Miches and other places.
Salto del Limón Natural Park
If you are tired of doing excursions where you see and live the same as all tourists, you have to live this experience. You can visit the Cascada del Limón with a local guide, with more than 8 years of experience doing this route. We will leave from the coffee area, we choose this route because the views are more spectacular and the waterfall can be seen from the mountain in front, leaving a super beautiful panoramic view. On the way, different fruits will be tasted, depending on the time of year, such as coconut water, pineapple, cocoa. And different plants will smell, such as orange leaf, timacle, oregano etc. A unique experience, not only to see the Limón Waterfall, but also to know the fruits, plants, vegetation and birds of the area. Comfortable and sporty shoes are recommended, you will cross rivers and areas with mud The excursion includes Dominican Creole food and a drink to choose between water, juice or soft drink, which will be made at the end of the excursion in one of the restaurants in the area with a natural pool to crown the day, or before leaving if the excursion it was done in the afternoon. The route has a low-medium difficulty and the excursion lasts approximately 2:30 hours with 30 minutes to rest.
Hike + Kayak Los Haitises National Park
This Hiking Trail + Kayaking Tour start from Caño Hondo/Sabana de La Mar port. We will hike around 3 hours along the Humid Forest in the Los Haitises National Park. You will learn about the medicinal plants of this area, see the broadleaf rain forest primary and secondary Los Haitises National Park mountains and at the same time reach the spring of the Jivales River from which the waters of the natural pools of Eco-lodge Caño Hondo. (We have also an option of only hiking in the Rain forest for Trekking lovers) Then we take the equipment required for your safety (Lifejackets, etc), kayaks and going through mangrove swamps. You will see some bird-filled mangroves, rolling hills of lush vegetation. Through the mangroves and Land at the open San Lorenzo Bay, from where you can photograph the rugged forest landscape. The national park’s name comes from its original inhabitants, the Taino Indians. In their language “Haitises” translates to highlands or Hills, a reference to the coastline’s steep geological formations with Limestones. Kayaking it is 2 hours. In case you will like this trip short we have a second option: Only Kayaking in Los Haitises 4 or 2 hours. The Tour finishes at the starting point in Los Haitises National Park. We Recommend this trip early in the morning to see Manatees, crustaceans, and dolphins.
Disfruta de los Haitises y Cayo Levantado
Que haremos: ¡¡Conoce los Haitises y Cayo Levantado en una sola excursión!! Si estás de visita tengo en Samaná como en Las Terrenas uno de los lugares que no te puedes perder es la visita a los Haitises, es un parque natural precioso y único en el país. La excursión la haremos en barco saliendo desde Samaná hacia los Haitises, llegando a la hora de comer a Cayo Levantao donde habrá buffet con comida criolla de la zona, teniendo tiempo para descansar en la playa y darse unos baños en esta isla única. La excursión incluye, bebidas en el barco, la comida en Cayo Levantao con una bebida incluida y el barco para realizar el tour.
Horse back riding salto del limón
Join me on a great adventure that you will never forget! You will get to experience one of the most best adventure places in the Dominican Republic were you will create some of the most amazing memories that you won't ever forget! You will enjoy one of the most beautiful places in the Dominican Republic. You have five different beaches to choose from. You have outdoor dining, food, bathrooms and Wi-Fi and guarantee excellent customer service. The Horse ride will lasts around 35mins (35 mins one way + 35min return + 45 min relax). you will ride along a hike Beautiful local tree species (coconut, cocoa, almonds) You will get to see.You can swim in the two waterfalls and take pictures. On the way back, you will be able to eat topical food (rice with chicken, beans and salad) at AEC restaurant if you would like to do so. (Other things to note) *food is not included in price of the horse ride. *comfortable and sporty footwear, rivers and areas with mud will cross. I can't wait to see you so just click the link down below to get started on creating new memories.
Vive tu aventura en quad
La excursión de quad es una aventura fantástica y muy divertida. Acompañados de un guía local certificado por Ministerio de Turismo pasarán un día en la naturaleza de Las Galeras, degustando productos locales y un rico almuerzo en la playa y disfrutando de un recorrido de montaña, jungla y playa en quadrimoto. El día empieza con una presentación y explicación del guía acompañante. El recorrido es de montaña para los más valientes y de campo y ruta normal para los menos adventureros. Después se visitará una plantación donde se explicarán y degustarán varios productos locales. El camino sigue hacia Caño Frío (un río de agua dulce y cristalina) y Playa Rincón (considerada entre las 10 playas más bellas al mundo). Aquí disfrutarán de un rico almuerzo en la playa acompañados del sonido del mar. El recorrido sigue hacia Boca del Diablo (fenómeno geológico natural - guyser). Todo el recorrido se hace con medidas de seguridad y siguiendo las indicaciones del guía (7 años de experiencia y certificado en primer auxilio en lugares remotos) 三
Let's grow love in the heart of the jungle
More than human, you will have a spiritual experience of self discovery and healing in the jungle. We will meet in Samaná to go to el valley. We’ll walk through this magical place, drinking pure water on the way to the “el castaño” waterfall and having a face mask with clay from the river. On the way back we will see a chinola farm and we will go to Federico’s place, a typical dominican house where this gentleman will welcome you like home! You will feel the love in his hot cacao drink with coconut bread that he makes. You will also meet people from the community. We continue our journey walking through the river and trees and listening to all kind of birds going to the beach. We will return to Samaná when the sun sets.
Observación de ballenas y Cayo Levantado
La experiencia empieza a las 9 am y termina alrededor de las 3:30 pm. En catamarán con refrigerio incluído saldremos a buscar las ballenas para poderlas observar mientras brincan, muestran sus grandes colas o nadan en la superficie del agua. Luego de esta experiencia unica visitaremos el Cayo Levantado, una de las islas más lindas de República Dominicana. Después de un rico almuerzo dominicano incluído con bebidas, podrán disfrutar de su maravillosa playa de arena blanca y aguas cristalinas.
Haitises y Cayo Levantado catamaran privado
Soy una española que hace unos años visitó esta Bahía con el fín de ver las ballenas me enamoré del sitio Y a partir de entonces luché por crear una empresa que hoy en día tengo para que los turistas como yo puedan disfrutar con calma y en agradable compañía en un barco confortable de tan maravilloso espectáculo