Sabang Beach

 

Mindoro: Puerto Galera

Attractions:

  • Sabang Beach
  • Mt.Halcon
  • Naujan Lake
  • White Beach
  • Calapan Nature Park
  • Muelle Harbour
  • Roxas Port
  • Tamaraw Falls
  • Talipanan Beach
  • Ponderosa Golf Club
  • Pandan Island Resort

Voted The Most Beautiful Bay in the World in 2004 by an Asian Travel Guide.

This is a great area for nightlife and World Class Scuba Diving.

Other cities and destinations nearby:

  • Batangas
  • Pandan Island
  • Verde Island
  • Cavite
  • Apo Reef
  • Calapan

Puerto Galera, in the northeastern tip of Mindoro Island is a water sports, diving & snorkelling destination. Beaches, night life and many kinds of tours, treks and holidays are available here.

Just three to four hours travelling time from Manila.

The indigenous people are the Mangyan tribe.

The worlds deepest dive record was set here first, in 2002 by Englishman, John Bennett. He achieved a 1000 feet depth.

The clear and deep waters of the Verde Island Passage provide a myriad of sea life, including dolphins, turtles, whales and sharks with a large number of coral types.

For golf lovers, there is Ponderosa Golf Club, a mountain course at 2,000 ft up,with stunning views.

Puerto Galera is also home to the following clubs and organisations:

  • Yacht club
  • Gun club
  • Windsurfing club
  • Gentleman’s lunch club
  • Ladies club
  • Running club (Hash House Harriers)

It is an excellent location for tours and treks.

You may also have an opportunity to see one of the most endangered animals on the planet. The Tamaraw (Bubalus mindorensis) is a native dwarf buffalo, never seen in any other location except Mindoro.

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