The under-water wildlife is a real delight for divers. There are barracudas and turtles, though you are most likely to encounter different types of crustaceans. In winter, during mating season, you will often see humpback whales in Samana Bay.
Careful: it bites!© Vladimir Golubev / 123RF
This creature is also known as the Devil Ray.© lilithlita / iStock
This marvel of nature is sadly under increasing threat.© Anobis / 123RF
Although this large carnivorous fish can reach lengths of up to 2m, this diver does not seem to be too concerned!© Richard Whitcombe / 123RF
Many dolphins live in the waters around the Dominican Republic.© Epicstockmedia / 123RF