Relax and explore with holidays in Samana
Originally settled by freed slaves in the 1800s, Samana is a jewel on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, where a huge range of beaches and gorgeous countryside await you. The town itself offers a vibrant nightlife and an array of bustling cafes and restaurants. Ideal for a family holiday, a romantic escape or a fun filled break with friends, this breath taking coastal town has something to offer everyone. Spend the day relaxing on one of the many tranquil beaches, or explore the surrounding countryside with an exciting jungle trek, Samana holidays are ideal for those looking to relax or nature lovers with a real sense of adventure.
Explore the Dominican Republic with holidays to Samana
The beaches of Samana are perhaps the main attraction, beautiful white sand stretches for miles with the crystal clear water, ideal for a refreshing dip. If you’re looking for some surfing opportunities then the nearby beaches of Playa Bonita and Cozon are the places to go. With bigger waves and slightly rougher currents than the surrounding area, these spots have long been popular with surfers and other water sports enthusiasts. If you’re looking for a more tranquil beach experience then Las Terrenas, El Portillo and Playa Popy provide calm and shallow waters, brilliant for a splash if you’re travelling with young children. The beaches in this area are also well known for scuba diving and snorkelling; discover an incredible range of brightly coloured sea creatures and breath taking coral structures. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced diver, there are some brilliant sites to explore.
There are also some great excursions to make to the surrounding countryside. El Limon Waterfall is just a short distance away and offers a really unique swimming experience. The 40 metre fall ends in a large deep plunge pool, perfect for cooling off after trekking through the jungle.
Alternatively take a boat out to the Los Haitises National Park, where you will get the chance to explore sprawling rainforests and mangrove swamps. A guided tour will give you an insightful look at the rare plant spices that can be found on the reserve.
Great prices on Samana holidays
An incredible holiday in Samana is just around the corner. Take it easy on the beach, soak up the local culture and amazing landscape; there’s something for everyone in Samana. Holidays of this kind don’t come along that often, so make sure you get a great deal for your money. Book your excellent value holiday to Samana with lastminute.com today!