Boracay Island in Caticlan / Malay

Guide to Boracay Island

Boracay Island is a small island located in the Caticlan/Malay city of Aklan, Philippines. It is famous for its white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters, which attract thousands of tourists every year.

Getting There

The easiest way to get to Boracay Island is to fly to Kalibo International Airport, which is about 60 kilometers away. From there, you can take a bus or a van to the Caticlan Jetty Port, and then take a boat to Boracay Island.

Things to Do

There are plenty of things to do on Boracay Island. Here are some of the most popular activities:

  • Swim and sunbathe on the beach
  • Go island hopping
  • Try water sports like parasailing, jet skiing, and snorkeling
  • Visit the Bat Cave and Crystal Cove
  • Watch a beautiful sunset at Willy's Rock

Where to Stay

There are many hotels and resorts on Boracay Island to suit every budget. Some of the most popular ones include:

  • Shangri-La's Boracay Resort and Spa
  • Discovery Shores Boracay
  • The Lind Boracay
  • Henann Regency Resort and Spa
  • Red Coconut Beach Hotel

Where to Eat

Boracay Island offers a wide variety of dining options, from local street food to high-end restaurants. Here are some of the best places to eat:

  • Jonah's Fruit Shake and Snack Bar
  • Prisma
  • Los Indios Bravos
  • Sea Breeze Cafe
  • Two Seasons Boracay Resort


Boracay Island is a must-visit destination for anyone who loves beautiful beaches and water sports. With its stunning scenery, friendly locals, and delicious food, it's no wonder why it's one of the most popular tourist spots in the Philippines.

Approximate Latitude and Longitude: 11.9674° N, 121.9248° E