“BAGONG Puerto Galera, BETTER Puerto Galera.”

The name Puerto Galera is Spanish for “Port of the Galleons.” For centuries, trading vessels would drop anchor of the shores of this place on the northeastern coast of Mindoro Island. Puerto Galera is well known for its numerous scuba diving spots; the area was designated a Man and Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO in 1973 and has some of the most diverse coral reef diving in Asia located at the very heart of the ‘Coral Triangle’. The “center of the center” of marine biodiversity in the world is Verde Passage – the waters between Batangas and Mindoro. Its coral reefs house about 60 percent of the world’s shore fish.

VISIT PUERTO GALERA

Puerto Galera offers one of most diverse tourist sites and attractions that you can see and experience.

  • The most diverse coral reef diving in Asia.
  • Most of the dive sites are just 5 minutes away from the shore of Sabang.
  • Designated a Man and Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO since 1973
  • Listed one of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World.
  • Top destination for scuba diving around the world.
  • White sand pocket beaches.
  • At least 3 waterfalls in different areas.
  • 9-hole golf course at 2,000 feet above sea level.
  • Unexplored mountain ranges.
  • Different types of water sports activities.
  • The island is accessible by land, sea or air
  • International restaurant variety from multicultural expatriate community
  • Extreme Sports Adventures
  • Protected Mangrove Park
  • Excavation Museum
  • Fiesta Celebrations
  • Summer Capital of Southern Luzon, Philippines
  • Lovely and hospitable community

ACCREDITED RESORTS IN PUERTO GALERA BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM

NO CORRUPTION

We encourage all our citizens to FIGHT corruption so that this community will be a BETTER place for everybody.

TRANSPARENCY

OPENNESSACCOUNTABILITY, and HONESTY in all aspects. Promotes accountability and provides information for citizens about what the Government is doing.

FAST ACTION

We do it well, we do it BETTER! we do it for the benefits of the citizen and we do it FAST!

ECO-FRIENDLY

As the community develops we never put the environment in a corner, we maintain our good environment and improve our ways to preserve it for our next generation.

PUERTO GALERA EMERGENCY HOTLINES

 

Need help? Let us know you concerns by sending us a message. The message is directly sent to the Mayor’s email inbox.