Ok, here's my quick list of the top 17 things to do in Boracay
Now I'll summarize each one for you, see if you want to do any or not?
Alright, listen up beach enthusiasts! As your on island Boracay expert, I’m about to spill the beans on the 23 most epic things to do in this special piece of paradise. Sit back, grab a refreshing coconut drink, and let me break it down for you.
From thrilling water sports to relaxing spa sessions, cultural explorations to wild nightlife, I’ve got it all covered. So, hang tight while I give you a taste of each incredible experience. Get ready to choose from the best things to do and make memories that will have you saying, “I did that in Boracay, baby!”
As a proud Boracay resident and the ultimate authority on all things beachy, I’m here to spill the sandy secrets of the best beaches and activities on the island.
If there’s one thing I know like the back of my sun-kissed hand, it’s the beaches in Boracay. Trust me, I’ve spent countless days lazing around in the golden rays and swimming in crystal-clear waters.
From the world-famous White Beach, where you can lounge around like a boss, to the hidden gem of Puka Shell Beach, where seashell hunting is a must, Boracay’s beaches are really impressive.
If like me you’re seeking a chill spot to unwind or a vibrant shoreline buzzing with energy, this Boracay has a beach just for you. So grab your sunnies, slap on some sunscreen, and get ready to experience beach bliss like never before.
As a Boracay local and the ultimate water sports aficionado, that’s because you can’t keep me out of the water, I’m here to tell you the secrets of the best water sports activities in Boracay.
From the exhilarating rush of parasailing to the high-speed excitement of jet skiing, Boracay has a lot on offer when it comes to water sports.
If you’re a pro surfer wanting to catch epic waves or a newbie looking to try paddleboarding for the first time, Boracay offers endless opportunities to get wet and wild. Grab your gear, embrace the splash, and let’s ride the waves together in true Boracay style!
As a local and your go-to island guru, I’m here to tell you the best kept secrets of epic island hopping in Boracay.
Picture hopping on a boat, cruising through turquoise waters, and exploring secluded beaches like Puka that seem straight out of a postcard.
From your base, you can island-hop and see the untouched beauty of neighboring islands like Crocodile Island. Snorkel in vibrant coral gardens, soak up the sun on Diniwid Beach, and create memories that’ll make your friends green with envy.
Ok, I love the water and swim everywhere on Boracay, but I don’t dive. However, I have friends who do and I’ve picked their brains on all there is to know about scuba diving in Boracay.
They tell me thrilling dive sites like Yapak Wall and the fascinating Crocodile Island, offers an underwater playground like no other.
Take the plunge, and prepare to embark on an extraordinary scuba diving adventure in Boracay. Let’s explore the depths and create memories that will leave you breathless!
If you haven’t tried snorkeling in Boracay, you’re missing out on a truly awe-inspiring experience. I love the crystal-clear waters that are always teeming with vibrant coral reefs and tons of pretty fish.
You’ll find yourself swimming alongside big and small colorful tropical fish, you might even be in the middle of schools of fish. I’ve even seen sea turtles and even the occasional majestic manta ray. Trust me, there’s something magical about being immersed in this underwater world, exploring its hidden treasures and feeling at one with nature.
Even if you’ve never snorkeled before, it’s quite safe and really good fun. I love snorkeling in Boracay, there is just so much to see. There are plenty of snorkeling tours you can join.
Boracay’s sunsets are nothing short of legendary, and I’m not just saying that as a biased local.
Find a cozy spot on the beach, sit back, and let the beauty of the sunset envelop you. It’s totally awesome and just about every night you’ll see one! You’ll often find me relaxing on the beach with my favorite glass of wine just before sunset enjoying the view.
Looking for an adrenaline-pumping activity that also offers breathtaking views? You should try parasailing in Boracay. As you ascend into the sky, securely strapped in a harness, a rush of excitement and awe will wash over you.
From above, you’ll see the unparalleled beauty of Boracay, with its white sandy beaches & beautiful clear waters. I’ve parasailed many times, it’s totally safe and super good fun.
Now, if you prefer to kitesurf, on the other side of the island the wind is full on with perfect conditions for this water sport. I’ve never learned to kitesurf, it looks fun though. I might one day.
Jet skiing in Boracay is an absolute must for those seeking an exhilarating adventure plus you’ll get around and see more of Boracay.
There are a number of jetski operators working directly off the beach, I’ve met quite a few of them, very nice guys. They’ll have you out on the water in no time.
Looking for a more laid-back yet equally enjoyable water activity? Stand-up paddleboarding in Boracay is the perfect choice.
Paddleboarding is a fantastic way to, improve your balance, and enjoy a peaceful workout while enjoying the warm clear water under you. I get my stand-up paddleboard out every so often, it’s my go-to workout in the mornings.
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced paddleboarder, the stunning waters of Boracay provide the ideal setting for this relaxing and rewarding activity. There are plenty of places to hire a board.
When it’s time to unwind and rejuvenate, Boracay’s spa and massage scene is the best around. I should know, I’ve been to so many of them, and just love a good spa treatment, right?
From soothing massages to invigorating facials, these wellness centers offer a sanctuary of relaxation amidst the sometimes busyness of Boracay.
Let expert hands melt away your stress, leaving you feeling refreshed and revitalized. Why not treat yourself to a well-deserved massage while you’re visiting Boracay you know you want too!
Boracay’s shopping scene is a delightful blend of local crafts, trendy boutiques, and vibrant markets. You’ll find unique beachwear, stylish accessories, and handcrafted souvenirs that capture the essence of the island.
D’Mall is the biggest shopping center on Boracay Island. It’s full of great shops and restaurants as well. Take some time out to explore the center, if you’re like me you’ll find a great new dress to wear at the beach!
Welcome to Boracay’s vibrant and unforgettable nightlife scene! As the sun sets, the island transforms into a hub of energy and excitement. Bars and restaurants open out onto the beach everywhere. I love nothing better than getting together with my friends for a great night out in Boracay.
From beachfront bars to lively clubs, there’s a spot for every party-goer. Boracay’s nightlife is renowned for its lively atmosphere, friendly vibes, and unforgettable experiences.
Boracay is full of great dining options that will tantalize your taste buds. From fresh seafood caught right from the ocean to international cuisines that cater to every palate.
If I was to pick my favorite restaurant in Boracay I couldn’t, there are just too many that I love. You’ll find top-end restaurants at the luxury resorts. But there are plenty of great dining down on Whites beach as well.
Depart from Boracay and transfer to Nabaoy on the mainland by speedboat. Enjoy an off-road ATV ride along muddy trails or choose a 550-meter zipline experience, and swim or go kayaking in the river.
Ok, so I haven’t been on one of the ATV tours yet but I sure have done the zip-lining. It’s great fun, you should try it. You get to go for a swim or even kayak in the river while you’re there.
No scuba certification is needed! Walk normally along the ocean floor, surrounded by colorful fish and stunning coral reefs. With a specially designed helmet that allows you to breathe freely, you’ll have an up-close encounter with the fish that is stunning.
It’s an incredible experience that lets you explore underwater without any previous diving experience. There are a few places that do helmet diving tours that you can join.
Take your Boracay holiday to new heights with a thrilling helicopter tour. Get ready to soar above the island, witnessing spectacular views that will take your breath away.
Fly over the stunning coastline, and see beaches from high up, excellent for photos. You’ll even get to land on the beach. There are some great helicopter tour operators in Boracay, book up one while you’re on holiday there, you won’t regret it.
Whether it’s a relaxing sunset cruise or a day of island hopping on one of the Paraw sailboats, there’s no better way to appreciate the beauty of Boracay.
With options ranging from private yacht charters to group cruises, there’s a sailing adventure for everyone. You can also hire one of the Paraw sailing boats as a private tour just for the two of you.