Dominican Republic Beach Activities
Perfectly positioned on the Samana Peninsula in the heart of the Dominican Republic's most pristine natural environment, Balcones del Atlántico offers something for everyone. While you're staying at this luxury Dominican Republic beach resort, you'll find all kinds of perfect island activities to enhance your vacation. From sailing activities to kite surfing and world-class Dominican Republic diving to whale watching, rainforest tours, and other exciting ecotourism activities, Balcones del Atlántico provides a gorgeous natural haven to enjoy all of these and more. It’s no wonder visitors from all over the world come to Balcones del Atlántico for their family getaways, honeymoons, and even diving vacations. Explore this beautiful Caribbean setting while you stay at one of the finest luxury resorts in the Dominican Republic.
Popular Activities on Dominican Republic Beaches:
With nearly a kilometer of soft, glistening Dominican Republic beaches, guests can do everything from building sand castles to playing beach volleyball, not to mention just sitting back and soaking up some of that amazing Caribbean sunshine. And since Balcones del Atlántico has its own stretch of beach, guests are just moments from their favorite beach activities.
?Diving activities are also very popular in the Dominican Republic. People from all over the world plan diving vacations here because the island offers such a wide variety of snorkeling and scuba diving opportunities where guests can experience some of the world’s most amazing underwater sights. From Caribbean pirate shipwrecks to rare tropical fish, this is one activity you won’t want to miss.
Seasoned divers have many different options including calm reefs close to shore, wild areas that haven’t been explored much, and everything in-between. Resort diving information can be found for people of all types. So whether you’re an experienced diver with a thirst for adventure, a family or group seeking the ultimate diving vacation, or you’re simply interested in taking scuba lessons in paradise, the island offers diving activities for everyone.
If you’re standing on one of the Dominican Republic’s many idyllic beaches, looking out over the ocean, chances are you’ll see a sail boat silhoutted against the vibrant Caribbean sky. That’s because this island offers all sorts of amazing sailing activities, including windsurfing, parasailing, and of course, sailing on the Caribbean Sea!
?No trip to the Dominican Republic is complete without a whale watching adventure. Samana Bay is one of the best places in the world to see Humpback whales. See the male whales jump as they show off for the females or catch a glimpse of a baby calf swimming alongside its mother! Visitors interested in watching the whales should plan their trip anywhere from mid-January to the end of March.
Looking forward to checking out the local shops, restaurants, and nightlife? Not far from the Balcones Del Atlántico lies the beautiful town of Las Terrenas. This bustling city lies right alongside the water, offering spectacular views as well as a variety of shopping, dining, and more.