Discover the famed “Pearl of Mindoro” - 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. Today it’s one of the top places for a quick weekend trip for the people of Metro Manila. Puerto Galera is just a few hours away where visitors can bask on sun-kissed beaches, swim in clear blue waters, snorkel, and dive in a thriving marine sanctuary, sail along beautiful harbors and coves, dine or party the night away at the many restaurants and bars with an international flavor.
HOW TO GET THERE
AIR - Not applicable.
LAND - There are several buses in Manila that head for Batangas Port. The trip takes about 2.5 hours.
SEA - From the Batangas Port, take an outrigger boat bound for Balatero, Sabang or Muelle Port.