Thing to Do in Miches

Adventure sports and outdoor activities reign supreme in Miches. The area's many waterways, mountain routes and natural reserves lend themselves to nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. Listed below are the best Things to Do in Miches.

Hiking

Hike to mountain cascades, to the tallest waterfall in the Caribbean, through cacao forests or into dense humid forests. Miches offers some of the best hiking in the Dominican Republic.

Kayak

Maneuver through mangrove canals at Los Haitises National Park or kayak across Laguna Limon to the sea. Both sites have local outfitters that rent kayaks and offer guide services.

Whale Watching

Every year, from January to March, thousands of humpback whales fill Samana Bay to mate. Daily boat excursions leave from Miches for this unforgettable experience.

Horseback Riding

Saddle up for horseback riding along the beach, in the Oriental Mountain range or through national forests. Miches offers riding, for all levels, among diverse landscapes.

SUP

Stand Up Paddle Board the sea, mangrove canals or lagoons. In Miches you can SUP waves or glassy tranquil waters in an unforgettable, tropical setting.

Paragliding

At 1,000 ft above sea level, Montana Redona sits between the Oriental Mountains and the Samana Bay. With sheer drops to the coast, there's no better place to take a leap of faith and fly!

 

Drive the Highway

The 70 mile long Miches Highway snakes between the mountains and the sea. Just driving this scenic thoroughfare, through small towns and countryside, is an experience unto itself.

 

Take the Ferry

This humble ferry makes 4 daily trips between Sabana de la Mar and Samana. The hour long ride is a unique, local experience. Soon, new renovations will allow for vehicles to ride as well.

 

Mountain Bike

Rip up coastal paths and mountain routes in the deep countryside. The town of El Cedro, just outside of Miches, has a local outfitter who knows all the trails.