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Where storms are born

I was lucky not to experience the wraths of the howling winds - which ironically is the reason why... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Manila, Philippines
via mobile

This beach is part of Baras and near Binurong Point around 20-30 mins away riding a trike. Was... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Manila, Philippines
via mobile
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Puraran, Luzon 4803, Philippines
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I was lucky not to experience the wraths of the howling winds - which ironically is the reason why this place is very popular to tourists. It is a surfing beach after all. One has to swim or take a small boat to get to...More

1  Thank jaethree
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This beach is part of Baras and near Binurong Point around 20-30 mins away riding a trike. Was expecting big waves since there's a monsoon and along Virac the waves are big and scary but we were greeted by a calm sea. The beach was...More

Thank gizel01
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Puraran Beach is one of the best tourist spots in Catanduanes. Ideal for surfing enthusiast, because of the big waves every surfer will definitely love it. Fine sand and cool sea breeze! Great for everyone who are looking for getaway. Entrance fee is P20/person. They...More

1  Thank itravelj0
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Beach is average, I've been in better ones. It gets low tide in the morning so you can't really go swimming. Pretty laid back, all you can do is surf and relax which is good. Food is super cheap specially sea food, lobster was 75pesos...More

Thank dbelle28
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We visited around mid April and the view is great..But we havent experience to do surfing since when its around 10am its already low tide. It is definitely a Must Visit location..I'm definitely going back to chillax and enjoy the beach soon.

Thank Bujoy D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This place is best for surfers. When we went here we weren't able to swim coz of the huge waves even though it is summer. (So expect 20-30 ft or more during surfing season, especially august). But still you can enjoy and take pictures in...More

Thank jessabibi
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This resort has a lot of potentials. It's my 2nd time here, hoping that it has improved in terms of how it was managed. Really disappointing since they did not even fix the common rest rooms, extremely gross and poor water pressure. Also, one of...More

Thank TheLava09
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Puraran beach from July 29 to 30, 2016. Popularly referred to by the townsfolk as lower Puraran, the place boasts of its golden rustic sand, unspoiled beach & rocky formations, the half kilometer shallow coral reef, the marine life, barrel waves beyond...More

Thank batgurls
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This place boasts of the majestic waves catering to the last leg of international surf competitions. There is a nice place for both novice and expert surfers. And the beach itself is a little paradise for beach bummers. This is a perfect place for budget...More

Thank Emy C
Reviewed 16 September 2015

For surf hobos this is the place to be!!! Imagine surfing 20-30 feet waves during the start of the peak season. This place is the haven for surfers!!!

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