About Las Galeras

Las Galeras is a Dominican Municipal district of Santa Barbara de Samana, Samana province. It is on the east coast of the Samana Peninsula, on the Rincon Bay that is found between Cabron and Samana capes.

Las Galeras, in English The Galleys (a galley was a war ship where prisoners and slaves were used to move the ship), because two galleys stayed here during the 16th Century