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I guess this review is super late as we visited here before the island closed for rehabilitation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Koronadal, Philippines
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This is one of the most popular (touristy) destinations when doing island hopping either through... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also called Puka Shell Beach after the prevalent white seashells.
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Yapak, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not an ideal beach if you want to swim, current much stronger and bigger waves. Water isn’t as clear as Diniwid or White beach. Didn’t find many people here though. Found a nice little cove to take some pictures, but we didn’t stay long as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess this review is super late as we visited here before the island closed for rehabilitation. This is one of the beaches I love in Boracay, but I don't think I could swim there without drowning. The water is very deep, like you don't...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most popular (touristy) destinations when doing island hopping either through boat or land tour in Boracay. White beach. IG worthy though White Beach’s sand is really extraordinary. Puka’s sand though pristine, is a bit rocky (shells)— which justifies its name....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A much quieter beach than white beach, away from the crowds. We found a beautiful secluded spot for the day. Offers amazing sunset views. ToTo sells coconuts as you Enter the beach on the lett - the man is a legend, sat down and spun...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KyleG1801
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stalls were awesome 100 peso for fresh coconut. Pearl earrings for 100-150 pesos. The beach was beautiful but as it was a windy day the water gets deep really fast and the waves were big and had a strong current. A bit dangerous for more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is one of the real white beach; the sand, water everything is appealing here. A less crowded place with cleaner water, one can see the marine life so easily.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gulshanborah
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

After six months of closure and rehabilitation of the beaches and clean-up of illegal structures, Boracay now had stRted to heal. Looks better now after its opening.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Puka bach is a quieter beach located norther end of boracay island . Thrir are some venders selling shells, and othef hand made item's plus venders selling soft drinks . Easy to get to by locsl trike operators and a nice place to relax euther...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank boracayjoe1
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Very clean beach with clear water. Best trip.Nice relaxing place.Just beautiful. Must see on Boracay!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank family_mj
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Good alternative during busy Seasons where the white beach will be packed. Still a good venue to chill under the sun and soak in the sea

Date of experience: October 2018
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September 5, 2018|
Response from Jocaloda | Reviewed this property |
We always used the toc tocs (motorcycles attached to kind of cabin). Some can take about 7! I would arrange to have one pick you up late into the night. There are almost no other public transport possibilities but the hotel... More
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March 31, 2018|
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Response from HungoverTT | Reviewed this property |
Hi Melinda, Yes same here we got there on a island hopping package
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Response from WanderlusterSelvi | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dianne, The only way that I know of is by getting into a bangka boat. You can either charter the whole boat or just pay for per person charge . You will have to wait for some time though if u share with others. Lots of... More