Samana Whale Watching and Barcadi Island from Santo Domingo

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From $204.00

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 11 hours

Departs: Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Humpback Whale Excursion from Santo Domingo where we will arrive at the Samana dock where we will board the boat and enjoy a light riding school, with a thematic guide where he will explain the origin of the mammal and from where they move. We will also observe the performances of the humpback whales in the sanctuary.

We will observe how they mate, look for partners or are born in the warm waters of the Samaná Bay. With patience and the help of good boat/boat captains, you will have the joy of listening to the song of the males while they look for love. Having the opportunity to observe these whales in their temporary habitat is another demonstration of how lucky we are to live in this country. After such a special experience, what better way to spend the afternoon than in one of the most beautiful beaches in the world: Cayo Levantado. Here good food and relaxation await us in a unique destination. The perfect way to end an unforgettable day.

What's Included


Official Tourist Guide on the Boat


Transportation with air conditioning

Visit to Barcadi Island

What's Not Included

Everything that is not mentioned in the service


Lobster Service

Photography Service



Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • YOUTH: Age: 12 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 70

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Your guide will be waiting for you at the pier once you arrive from your pick-up point
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Our staff currently maintains all measures against COVID19 and other diseases
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Santa Barbara de Samana
After your pick up in Santo Domingo we will go to the north area where we will arrive at Santa Barbara de Samana where we will meet our staff and captain.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Samana Bay
We will begin the journey aboard a boat through the bay of Samana, where we will observe whale watching accompanied by a guide on board who will give talks about whales.

• Admission Ticket Free

Then we will arrive at Barcadi Island, also known as Cayo Levantado, there we will have recreation on the beach and a typical Dominican lunch and enjoy the local beach.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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