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Address: Yapak, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also...

The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also called Puka Shell Beach after the prevalent white seashells.

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Golden sand with beautiful views of the place keeping me on my relax mode. Drinking beer and a bunch of grilled food.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Golden sand with beautiful views of the place keeping me on my relax mode. Drinking beer and a bunch of grilled food.

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Thank Harold Michael P
Laguna Province, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was so amused, I made the right decision to visit this wonderful place in Boracay, It is very relaxing, there is a lot refreshments available in the place, where you can rent a hut in the beachfront for free if you order a juice for 200php. The water and the beach is very clean. there is a lot of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We travelled using a cab/big tricycle..it was quite a nice experience with our friendly driver serving as our guide. The beach as we saw it was excellent..a tropical paradise..if you want to experience raw beauty of a beach specifically what Boracay is well known for..go to this place..When you really want to have that dark tan, one whole day spent... More 

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Saskatchewan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really windy day, but such a beautiful beach. The water here is beautiful, can't wait to come back. Took a trike here and a motor bike back to white beach.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is way better than white beach. If you look for something nice, relaxing and authentic go there!

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

beautiful and quiet, clean beach with amazing cobalt colored ocean. we came there by a tricycle ~ 20mins from D'mall. so excited with empty beach rather than an always- busy White beach. there several stuff that local people built up like dry-bought heart shape, PUKA letters, shell suspended from a frame, simple but nature that you could be addicted to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you visit Boracay take a trip to puka beach. It cost me 150peso each way on a tricycle. Its much quieter than white beach but a really nice place to spend a day

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice beach, empty in the mornings then the boat loads of tourists descend. There's a load of little restaurants with basic food that's way too expensive because of their captive audience. Nice for a visit but don't plan to stay long.

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We love this beach Even If sometimes is too busy specially in the week-end. The best is to be there early morning

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Finally there are food concessions along Yapak Beach (aka Puka Beach). This used tp be a hidden treasure far from the maddening crowda of Boracay's main White Beach. A short banca or parae ride takes you to the western tip of the island that reveals a pristine whote beach with carshing waves and perfect blue water. Electricity just came to... More 

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