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Whale Watching: Full Day Tour from Punta Cana by Airplane

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Take a flight to explore the best of Samana during whale-watching season. Hop in a boat and marvel at Whales in the Bay and relax at the beach in Cayo Levantado.

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  • Enjoy a short plane ride to Samana and discover the area with a professional guide
  • Admire the wonderful humpback whales in Samana Bay
  • Enjoy Panoramic view of the town Of Samana while
  • Savor an included Dominican lunch By the Beach
  • Benefit from included hotel pickup and drop-off in Punta Cana/Bávaro, Uvero Alto or Bayahibe


Begin your day early in the morning with pickup at your accommodation in Punta Cana/Bávaro, Uvero Alto or Bayahibe. Head over to Punta Cana Airport, then fly to Arroyo Barril Airport in Samana. Enjoy drinks and snacks during the approximately 35-minute flight. Upon arrival in Samana, you'll be transported to the ship that will take you to Samana Bay for the sighting of humpback whales. Admire these magnificent animals in their natural habitat during whale season from January 14 to March 31. After whale watching, enjoy lunch in Cayo Levantado and relax on the beach for the rest of the day. After a wonderful day in Samana, begin to head back to Samana Airport for your return flight to Punta Cana. When you arrive at Punta Cana Airport, your bus driver will be waiting for you to take you back to your accommodation.


Hotel pickup and drop-off in Punta Cana, Uvero Alto or Bayahibe (depending on option selected) Land transfers in Punta Cana and Samana Roundtrip airfare from Punta Cana to Samana Professional guide (English, Spanish, Russian, German, or French) Lunch Whale watching Horseback riding to El Limón Waterfall

Important Information

  • Horse riding available on Mondays and Fridays only
  • Relax at Cayo Levantado beach on Wednesdays only
  • This tour may be operated by a multilingual guide
  • This tour is not recommended for participants with back problems, pregnant women or people with mobility impairments
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • For the Punta Cana/Bávaro pickup option, hotel pickup and dropoff in the Punta Cana, Bávaro, Cap Cana, and Veron areas are included in the price
  • You will receive your exact hotel pickup time confirmation after booking
  • Please bring a valid ID card, driver's license or passport

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