Puerto Galera and Boracay Island: Comparison

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“It’s More Fun in the Philippines” because there are many beautiful places and tourist destination that you will enjoy here. The people are hospitable for their visitors, they entertain people and most of all they respect every person staying at their place. Puerto Galera White Beach and Boracay is some of the beautiful and famous beaches you can find in the Philippines that you will enjoy.

Puerto Galera is a soothing vision of shimmering seas surrounded by lush mountains. It is considered one of the most beautiful and developed beach resort community in the country. Puerto Galera White Beach is the most popular beach especially among Filipino tourist. Puerto Galera’s natural landscapes both above and under water are its foremost tourism asset.  There are many beaches and coves, named and unnamed mountains and forests with orchids, known and unknown; waterfalls and rivers ideal for picnics, sports and the spectacular dive sites very close to shore and Puerto Galera Bay which is now regarded as one of the most beautiful in the entire country. But water is certainly the main attraction of the island. Crystal clear and shimmering especially during the hot summer months, the sea framing Puerto Galera is ideal for swimming, sailing, surfing, snorkeling and scuba diving. Boracay Island is a great place for just lazing around. Seven km long, it is only one km wide at its narrowest point. There is a beautiful beach on the west coast with very fine white sand, particularly near Balabag. The water is quite shallow, however. For snorkeling the east coast is better but beware of rips. There are scores of little sandy bays scattered around the island; they make an attractive alternative to the ever-popular White Beach. Boracay is also well known for its now very rare gleaming white puka shells, said to be the best in the world. For years puka...
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