Samaná Peninsula: Places to Explore

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  • Las Galeras

    Sleepy Las Galeras, a dot on the map between two protected and undeveloped green mountain capes, is the endearingly unkempt North Coast sister of Las Terrenas. Despite its tucked-away location in eastern... Read more

  • Las Terrenas

    Las Terrenas is the main tourist base on the Samaná Peninsula. It, rather than Santa Bárbara de Samaná, the peninsula's biggest town, is the true center of a visit to the region.... Read more

  • Santa Bárbara de Samaná

    The official name of the city is Santa Bárbara de Samaná; but these days it's just called "Samaná." An authentic port town, it's just getting its bearings as a tourist zone, and compared to Las Galeras... Read more

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