Discover the natural habitat of the majestic humpback whale in the dazzling waters surrounding Samana, Dominican Republic. Each winter, thousands of humpback whales migrate from the frigid North Atlantic Ocean to the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea to mate and give birth to their young. One of the places where they gather is Samana Bay, where more than 1,500 humpback whales visit. Each winter, as many as 300 can be spotted at any given moment during the prime mating season from January to March. Witnessing this inspiring spectacle is an unforgettable experience and will surely be one of the most memorable highlights during your Samana vacation.
Boat tours and whale watching excursions are available in Samana so that visitors can experience this exhilarating adventure. Travel with professional guides to some of the best whale gathering spots and capture the impressive sight as massive humpback whales rise from the water in spectacular form.