Yet relatively few people know about them, much less visit them. That is not changing quickly despite Samana's own international airport near the little village of El Catey, 5 miles west of Sánchez. El Catey International has only modest air traffic and it tends to he highly seasonal, unlike the country's other beach resort areas.
Playa Bonita - Small, idyllic and with few people so far
Cayo Levantado - A popular cruise ship stop just off Samana City
Playa Las Flechas - Small picturesque beach with a unique history
Playa Las Galeras - The beach at the end of the Samana road
Playa Rincon - Rated by Conde Nast Traveler as one of the world's 10 best beaches