Beach Activities: Boracay Trip Travel Guide
Boracay has recently become famous as one of the country's prime windsurfing
venues. It is now considered one of Asia's Best Boardsailing Destinations.
An annual international event, the (San Miguel Super Dry) Boracay International
Funboard Cup, is held every January or February of the year to promote
this sports in the island. Inquiries may be made at Green Yard Beach
The underwater world of Boracay is particularly interesting because
of its rich marine life which is highly visible against the pure, white
sand. Coral reefs still continue to thrive around the island. Diving
and snorkeling gear (including diving trips for the seasoned diver and
lessons for the neophytes) are available at many diving centers or establishments
in the island. Among the notable ones are Calypso Diving and the Red
Coral Diving School.
A trip to Boracay is made more exhilarating and relaxing by drifting
around the island aboard a banca (outrigger) kayaking, paddle boating,
yachting or speed boating. The proper equipment are available for rent
at a number of resorts at reasonable rates.
This sport has also gain popularity in the island. Guided mountain biking
trips which cover Boracay's environs or nearby islands are available
to the neophyte as well as the seasoned biker. Mountain bikes are available
for rent at most sports centers in Boracay.
Beach Volleyball and Other Beach Sports
Boracay is a haven not just for aquasports enthusiasts but for inland
sports buffs as well. Among the sports, which Boracay has become famous
for internationally, are beach volleyball and soccer. Annual tournaments
are held to promote these sports in
Some guests prefer to bask in the sun, lie under the cool shade of coconut
trees, and watch the colorful beach activities or read their favorite
book. Whether you stay out in the sun or keep your cool in the shade,
don't ever forget to slather on sunscreen to avoid any skin damage.
Remember, sand and water can also reflect those scorching rays.