Activities in Boracay
Things to do around Boracay Island:
Boracay Wind Surfing:
Boracay has recently become famous as one of the country's prime
windsurfing venues. It is now considered one of Asia's Best Boardsailing
The underwater world of Boracay is particularly interesting because
of its rich marine life which is highly visible against the pure,
white sand. Coral reefs still continue to thrive around the island.
Diving and snorkeling gear (including diving trips for the seasoned
diver and lessons for the neophytes) are available at many diving
centers or establishments in the island. Among the notable ones
are Calypso Diving and the Red Coral Diving School.
A trip to Boracay is made more exhilarating and relaxing by drifting
around the island aboard a banca (outrigger) kayaking, paddle boating,
yachting or speed boating. The proper equipment are available for
rent at a number of resorts at reasonable rates.
This sport has also gain popularity in the island. Guided mountain
biking trips which cover Boracay's environs or nearby islands are
available to the neophyte as well as the seasoned biker. Mountain
bikes are available for rent at most sports centers in Boracay.
Beach Volleyball and Other Beach Sports:
Boracay is a haven not just for aquasports enthusiasts but for inland
sports buffs as well. Among the sports, which Boracay has become
famous for internationally, are beach volleyball and soccer. Annual
tournaments are held to promote these sports in
Some guests prefer to bask in the sun, lie under the cool shade
of coconut trees, and watch the colorful beach activities or read
their favorite book. Whether you stay out in the sun or keep your
cool in the shade, don't ever forget to slather on sunscreen to
avoid any skin damage. Remember, sand and water can also reflect
those scorching rays.