• "Center of the Center" of Marine Biodiversity

    Verde Island Passage boasts the highest concentration of marine species in the planet. Studies show that its reefs are home to nearly 60% of the world’s known shore fish, as well as over 300 species of coral.

  • Puerto Galera is among the top diving destination in the Philippines. Excellent diving is found less than 5 minutes from the shore of Sabang. Marine life is highly diverse, over 180 species of nudibranchs are found in the area and many species of fish can be seen.

  • TAMARAW FALLS

    It is a twin waterfall that is about 3 stories high. As many people say that your vacation in Puerto Galera will not be complete if you dont visit this majestic waterfalls. It is a picture-perfect place that will complete you adventure in Puerto Galera.

  • MANGROVE CONSERVATION & ECO-TOURISM PARK

    FACT: Mangroves can store up to 90% of fixed carbon under the sea level which is comparable to as much as thrice as a tropical forest on land.

PUERTO GALERA ACTIVITY MAP

ACCREDITED RESORTS IN PUERTO GALERA BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM

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THE UNDERWATER WORLD OF PUERTO GALERA

PHOTOS FROM www.calacademy.org

Puerto Galera is among the top diving destination in the Philippines. Excellent diving is found less than 5 minutes from Sabang Beach. The diving generally focuses around the areas either side of Escarceo Point. Marine life is highly diverse. 180+ species of nudibranchs are found in the area and many species of fish can be seen. – wikipedia.org

Scientists discover more than 100 new marine species in the Philippines during California Academy of Sciences expedition from its rocky shallows to deep “twilight zone” reefs, the Philippines is the “center of the center” of marine biodiversity.California Academy of Science

7 Most Amazing Coral Reef Diving Sites In The Philippines, 2 Of These Are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.Holiday Bays

THE TAMARAW FALLS

This waterfall drops from a forested ravine into man-made splash pools off the main Puerto Galera–Calapan road, 13km out of town. It gets busy at weekends, but otherwise you’ll be just about the only person here. Jeepneys headed for Calapan will drop you here (P25, 30 minutes). There is a picnic area and a larger rock pool for swimming, a small fee is charged to enter the picnic area. The larger rock pool is man made.

It is a twin waterfall that is about 3 stories high. As many people say that your vacation in Puerto Galera will not be complete if you dont visit this majestic waterfalls. It is a picture-perfect place that will complete you adventure in Puerto Galera.

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SCUBA DIVING

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Puerto Galera is famous for its excellent beaches, coral reefs, and exquisite dive sites. The novice and even the veteran scuba diver will surely have extraordinary discoveries and adventures at every turn!

Easy beginner dives amongst pristine corals and advanced high intensity drift dives through deep canyons await scuba diving enthusiasts in Puerto Galera.
The opportunities for underwater photography are second to none. The area is well-known for having a high concentration of marine biodiversity — one of the richest in the world!

There are over 40 dive sites to choose from! Most of them are within less than 10 minutes from Sabang shoreline. This means that you spend more time diving, and less time travelling!