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Carretera Samana Toll Road

Atlantic Tourist Boulevard, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
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The only reason why I'm giving this a 5 is because the road is well paved and the views are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
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I Love Driving!

Exceptional road in the Dominican with stunning views of the diverse landscape. It offers... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Umiujaq, Canada
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Atlantic Tourist Boulevard, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only reason why I'm giving this a 5 is because the road is well paved and the views are gorgeous. All tolls accept US $ but not at the best exchange rates. You are better off paying in local currency. This particular toll was...More

Thank 3Guapas
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Exceptional road in the Dominican with stunning views of the diverse landscape. It offers beautiful, lush vegetation, alongside gorgeous beaches and grand hills to drive through. I drove this strip from Las Terrenas to the El Catey airport several times and thoroughly enjoyed each outing....More

Thank onebadkitten
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view of the coast.... The road are in good condition...the road is through the mountains...but like every road you need precaution in your drive... Is the faster way to arrive to Las Terrenas.

Thank Dayra J
Reviewed June 3, 2017

It was a smooth and breath taking ride through the Boulevard. It cuts 45 -60 minutes of commute, but maybe is the view that hypnotizes you into believing the trip is shorter. If you enjoy the beauty in Nature, this should be your route to...More

Thank Lechemi816
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We live in Santiago and had heard of this new road but believed it was only a limited distance coming out of Santo Domingo. We passed by and decided to give it a shot. The travel time is significantly reduced on an autobahn/interstate quality road...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

we flew into las America international airport. and rented a car to get to samana because I could not find a flight to the airport near Portillo. it is a new road no holes all tolls to get to grand Bahia portillo was around 1300...More

Thank Luis M
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This road is one of the most beautiful and secure roads in Dominican Rep. Not many trucks in this road because of the high prices comparing to other roads. From Santo Domingo to the town of Las Terrenas you will cross Los Haitises National Park,...More

Thank Carlos E
Reviewed March 26, 2017

This is a fast effecient highway with spectacular views of the ocean and local topography! Best done in a taxi so you could stop and take pictures!!

Thank ranger170
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Very nice scenic views. New highway pleasure to drive but very steep in places Super views not rushed with lots of traffic 562 Columbia peso toll or around $15 seems a bit high for a toll

Thank icub4udo
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

There are 3 tolls from Santo Domingo to Sosua. Totally worth going this route instead of the other way. The first toll was $57 RD 2nd toll was $183 and the 3rd was $215. So it was about $20 USD. DEFINITELY WORTH THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY...More

Thank Jaguar_Prowl
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Melisa M
March 20, 2017|
Response from 19_Genady_57 | Reviewed this property |
Pesos better if you want to get change.
July 1, 2016|
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Response from happy1000dr | Reviewed this property |
Hey there...depend were you come from..Punta Cana to Las Terrenas around 1300 peso around $28 US one way...from Sanchez to Las Terrenas/which is around 23km you pay 525 peso ...around 13 US which is the most expensive part... More