Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)

Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)

Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
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The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also called Puka Shell Beach after the prevalent white seashells.
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G2Kpauly
Melbourne, Australia1,604 contributions
Solo
I was very happy I made the effort to get an etrike here. This beach is beautiful and one of the best. It's so nice to swim and peaceful blue water. Not too crowded if you walk down abit.
Written 13 August 2022
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JOSE C
3 contributions
Business
I have a great experience in riding a crystal kayak with lots of nice photoshoots from the kayak assistant. I've found new friends in that hidden paradise. I have lots of unforgettable experiences and menoried in Boracay. Longing to be back someday.
Written 29 July 2022
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Lani
29 contributions
So blue and clean, pristine and cheery. If i could find an accommodation nearby this beach then I'd rather stay here next time instead of the usual boracay station areas.
Written 16 July 2022
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Bliss2023
9 contributions
Couples
We decided to have a wander down and were greeted by absolute chaos! So many boats and tourists that you couldn’t really see past it all which was a shame as otherwise the sand and water were to die for. We decided to walk through the chaos to the far end of the beach and for some strange reason, there seemed to not be anyone that side so we put our stuff down and had a swim. By around midday the boats left along with tourists and we ended up having the beach almost to ourselves. Ended up being worth it in the end so give it a try.
Written 12 June 2022
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Chris H
Makati, Philippines12 contributions
Solo
Beautiful place!

I recommend you visit early. I arrived about 7.30am, and there were only a handful of people; by about 9.30am there were many island tour boats arriving, and the place soon became busy.

I like to walk, so I walked from Station 2 (about 5km / 1 hour), although I didn't see anyone else doing the same. Most people arrived either by e-tricycle, or on a tour boat.

As you enter the beach, you can turn to the left and walk all the way along the beach. You can even go around the rocks at the end, where you will discover a beautiful private cove.
Written 16 May 2022
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James H
Cebu Island, Philippines28 contributions
I went to this place as part of the Island Hopping package and I can say that Puka beach is much better today. It now has snacks, shakes and drinks in the area, unlike last time where it was only shells and sands. The shakes though are a bit pricey, they range from 250 to 400 per glass.
Written 6 May 2022
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Mykel Duran
3 contributions
The beach is far from the well known Station 1 to 4 we're most of the people flock together. But Puka beach is indeed one of the scenic place to visit while in Boracay. Sunset in the area is indeed awe inspiring, and of course the locals are very accommodating. You can look for Mark (aka. Toto) if you need unforgettable photos for you to keep. Most of them offer their photography skills for just a tip and its worth it. If you need a land base tour guide I strongly recommend Sir Noel Talanas just search him online or visit the famous Jonah's Fruit shake and ask for sir Noel because his wife Novie is working there.
Written 3 May 2022
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doctorfoxtrot
Taguig City, Philippines7,700 contributions
Family
No swimming. No beach play. Even any form of activity. High tide. Strong waves. We were literally discouraged by our tour organiser. We end up just ordering shakes and eating street food.
Written 6 March 2022
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Rose P
Iba, Philippines7 contributions
Just had the time to make a review for our visit. Definitely the place was absolutely perfect to experience the white sand and stunning clear water. The place is not crowded which makes it more perfect to stay to really savor your vacation. Will not think twice to go back in this nice beach place.
Written 14 February 2022
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Katy Santos
Philippines516 contributions
Puka Beach is my favorite beach in Boracay due to its raw beauty. It's not yet commercialized therefore the coast is really stunning and its aquamarine seawater is really inviting. The white sand is not as refined as the main white beach of Boracay but that's understandable as the sand is composed of sand and crushed shells.
Written 17 December 2021
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