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Samana-Dominican Republic

The stunning area of Samana may very well be one of the Dominican Republic’s best kept secrets.  Home to rugged natural beauty and pristine beaches, Samana offers a wealth of wonders to experience.  Located on the north east coast, the peninsula of Samana will delight nature lovers and adventurers with its unique environment of verdant mountains, long stretches of white sand beaches, and turquoise waters.  Discover charming little towns, breathtaking landscapes, and serene settings perfect for a romantic vacation.

Samana offers many exciting activities and unique adventures.  Discover underwater wonders at excellent dive sites, capture the vibrancy of the sea with snorkelling, explore evocative caves, practice your rock climbing skills, or enjoy horseback riding along beaches and through jungles.  Whale watching in Samana is also an experience not to be missed.  Witness the awe-inspiring majesty of humpback whales as they rise from the water during the mating season from January to March and revel in unforgettable moments that will leave you breathless.

Discover more of the exotic flora and fauna of this ecological paradise at the Los Haitises National Park where you can explore mangrove swamps, islets, and caves.  Other natural attractions include Salto El Limón Waterfall and the Paraíso Caño Hondo eco-tourism project with incredible inland streams.  Another place worth visiting is the islet of Cayo Levantado, with its white sand beaches flanked by tall coconut trees.  A popular location for a full day’s outing, Cayo Levantado is also the perfect place to experience whale watching at its finest.

If you are looking for action and adventure in a natural paradise, Samana, Dominican Republic is the perfect vacation destination.  Discover this amazing gem for yourself.  Once you do, you will surely want to return.

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Language spoken in Samana
Spanish. English widely spoken in most areas.
Currency and exchange used in Samana
The Dominican Republic Peso is the local currency, although Canadian dollars are recommended. Most hotels have a money exchange office on site, although not all will exchange Canadian travel cheques. Visa and Mastercard cheques and credit cards are widely accepted. Regrettably, American Express cheques and credit cards are not commonly accepted.
Voltage in Samana
110V or 220V (Adapters may be required at select hotels and are available on a very limited basis. We suggest you bring your own.)
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Samana weather
Weather in Samana
The average temperature in Samana is 27 degrees Celsius (80 degrees Fahrenheit) with seasonal fluctuations of 4 – 6 degrees depending on the month. While on vacation in Samana, most months of the year visitors should pack clothes for swimming and warm weather. For December and January some nights may require a light garment. While the average temperature in Samana makes this an ideal vacation destination we recommend that you apply plenty of sunscreen, drink lots of water and relax.
Avg. J F M A M J J A S O N D
High 29.0°C 30.0°C 30.0°C 31.0°C 32.0°C 33.0°C 33.0°C 33.0°C 33.0°C 32.0°C 31.0°C 30.0°C
84.6°F 85.1°F 86.4°F 87.3°F 88.7°F 90.5°F 90.7°F 90.9°F 90.7°F 90.0°F 87.1°F 85.3°F
Low 19.0°C 19.0°C 20.0°C 21.0°C 22.0°C 23.0°C 23.0°C 23.0°C 23.0°C 22.0°C 21.0°C 20.0°C
66.4°F 66.7°F 67.8°F 69.1°F 71.2°F 73.0°F 73.6°F 73.4°F 72.9°F 72.0°F 69.1°F 67.3°F

 
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Documents required to visit Samana
Documents needed to visit Samana
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