Dominican Republic - Peninsula de Samana (PDF Chapter)
This is the Península de Samaná chapter from Lonely Planet’s Dominican Repub-lic guidebook.
This sliver of land is the antithesis of the Dominican-Caribbean dream in the southeast, where resorts rule. Far more laid-back, Samaná offers a European vibe as strong as espresso; where escape is the operative word.
- take in the spectacular sight of majestic humpbacks breaching and diving in Bahía de Sa-maná
- dine precariously above a stupendous blue sea on the edge of the country at El Monte Azul in Las Galeras
- lose yourself for hours on the gorgeous sun-toasted sands of Playa Rincón
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Samaná, Las Galeras, Las Terrenas.
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