Santo Domingo to Amanera resort

The drive from Santo Domingo to the Amanera resort at Playa Grande takes about 3 hours or less.

The information below also applies to transfers from Santo Domingo to Cabrera or Rio San Juan. 

To get from Santo Domingo to Amanera or vice-versa you have the following options:

Santo Domingo to Amanera private transfer

The most reliable option because we operate our own vans and buses 24/7/365, come rain or shine. After leaving Santo Domingo airport or your hotel in downtown Santo Domingo, the first half of the drive takes you north to the town of Nagua then you head west. It's a good road all the way.

A comfortable coach for a larger group to get from Santo Domingo to Amanera
Larger buses for larger groups
Most of our passengers on the route from Santo Domingo to Amanera ride is our 6-seater vans
Archive photo of Cocotours 6-passenger van

Santo Domingo to Amanera by luxury SUV

On this route we offer the option to upgrade to a premium SUV such as a late-model Chevolet Suburban, Cadillac Escalade or a Mercedes.

Santo Domingo to Amanera by plane

Not practical. The closest airport to the Amanera resort is the Samana El Catey airport which is one hour's drive east of Amanera and one hour's drive north of Santo Domingo airport. It makes more sense to be driven overland.