What to do in Puerto Galera

Fill your senses with the enchanting haunting waters of one of the most Beautiful Bay in the world. World class diving, snorkelling,sailing, windsurfing, kayaking & various water sports.

But most of all, the magnificent mountains, springs, waterfalls,streams and rivers that

cascade into the open sea.


  • Puerto Galera is just 2 to 3 hours away from Manila. The bus travel time from the South Super Highway to the Calabarzon Highway all the way now to Batangas Port is 2 to 3 hours. The ferry ride to Puerto Galera normally takes 1 hour. A private transfer, with private car or van and connecting chartered ferry, is less travel time, more convenient but more expensive. More information on        HOW TO GET TO PUERTO GALERA.


  • There are many beaches and coves,  waterfalls and rivers ideal for picnics and sports,  and spectacular dive sites close by.


  • The channel between Puerto Galera and Verde Island, known internationally as the Verde Island Passage, is “the center of the center of the world’s marine biodiversity” according to American scientists – making Puerto Galera’s underwater world a favorite amongst dive enthusiasts.  Puerto Galera also has the biggest number of dive schools in the entire Philippines offering both PADI and BSAC courses in different languages. http://www.puertogalera.org/


Top things to do:

1.  Visit Tukuran Falls

2.  Scuba dive, Snorkelling, Kayaking & Wakeboarding (Book through Bahay Isla)

3.  Visit Mt. Malasimbo

4.  Visit Tamaraw Falls

5.  Climb Mt. Halcon

6.  Site seeing (Paintball, go-Karting, shooting range and ATV).

7.  Golf at the Ponderosa Golf Club

8.  Learn to sail or join the Regatta and other events at The Puerto Galera Yacht Club.

8.  Zipline & Aerial Adventure Parks 

9.  Visit and buy handicrafts at The Baclayan Mangyan Village (20 mins walk from Santo Nino).




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