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Willy's Rock

Balabag | Off White Beach, Philippines
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Ranked #8 of 32 attractions in Boracay
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Description: Boracay’s most recognizable attraction is this oddly shaped volcanic formation topped by a statue of the Virgin Mary.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

I love how it is situated in station1. Definitely worth the walk if you are coming from station 3 or elsewhere.

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Yokohama, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Wait until the tide is in and get some great photos of this iconic landmark on Boracay! We got some lovely photos at this spot. Time it right so there aren't heaps of people clamoring around it. ;)

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Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

One of the most recognizable place in Boracay. It was low tide when we visit, so got to see it closer. Lots of peple had their picture taken and I just can't resist it. The other side though, not next to the grotto. Need to visit!

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Caloocan, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

A picture perfect beauty that will surely capture the heart of its beholder. Truly one of God's amazing works to be grateful about.

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

As they say, you have not been in Boracay if you have not taken your picture at Willy's Rock. Best time to go there is during low tide, preferably in the late afternoon.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

An icon sitting amongst crystal clear waters. Great landmark for the Station 1 region of Boracay Beach and near a fab hotel called Estacio Uno. Walk along to it just before sunset and enjoy the beautiful sights!

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

An icon sitting amongst crystal clear waters. Great landmark for the Station 1 region of Boracay Beach. Walk along to it just before sunset and enjoy the sites and sounds beachfront

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This is just a roc outcropping with a picturesque backdrop.. Nothing special about it other than that and a Virgin Mary statue on it

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Nothing much about this Willy's Rock, Just can take pictures on it and that's it. It is also a landmark to tell you you are in station 1

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

willy's rock is the most famous landmark in Boracay. dont go there in the afternoon to have your picture taken beside the grotto, the line is building up during sunset...go there in the morning where only small no. of people are coming to take pictures. and make sure you have an eye in photography to capture the details of willy's... More

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