Attractions

Waterfall in Puerto Galera

Talipanan Falls

Much less touristy than the area's famous Tamaraw Falls, Talipanan Falls is a short walk from the village of Talipanan. Hire a Mangyan guide (P200) in the Iraya-Mangyan village just off the main road in Talipanan. F…
Waterfall in Puerto Galera

Tukuran Falls

Tukuran Falls is a series of gentle cascades and turquoise-toned swimming holes accessed from the village of Calsapa, about 45 minutes south of Puerto Galera. They are refreshing and photogenic, but go early in the …
Waterfall in Puerto Galera

Tamaraw Falls

This waterfall drops 30m from a forested ravine into splash pools off the main Puerto Galera–Calapan road, 13km out of town, then flows out again in another series of falls. It gets busy at weekends, so go during th…
Waterfall in Puerto Galera

Aninuan Falls

With vendors scattered about, these falls aren't quite idyllic but they are nonetheless refreshing and you can scramble up the rocks for some modest (3m) cliff jumps. The falls are signposted along the National Hwy …
Marine Reserve in Puerto Galera

Mangrove Conservation Area

Protecting Puerto Galera's seascape, this mangrove reserve is accessed via a well-kept bamboo boardwalk. Go early when the birds are active.
Museum in Puerto Galera

Excavation Museum

The tiny, unattended one-room museum displays some burial jars and ancient Chinese pottery mostly recovered from the area in the 1960s. It’s situated in the grounds of the church; ask around for the key if it's lock…
Lighthouse in Puerto Galera

Escarcero Point Lighthouse

Lighthouse on the east edge of Sinandigan, 2km from Sabang.