Puerto Galera Bay

Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro

Puerto Galera Bay in northern Oriental Mindoro is now a member of the prestigious Club of Most Beautiful Bays in the World.

Puerto Galera Bay News

  • Killer Whale Sighted In Puerto Galera

    Killer Whale Sighted In Puerto Galera

    The sighting of a killer whale in Puerto Galera, a town in Oriental Mindoro and a popular tourist destination in Luzon, has caught the attention of marine wildlife-conservation advocates.

    The fascinating marine mammal, about 7 meters long, was photographed and posted on Facebook (FB) through the account of Kai Tagaki, who first thought it was a dolphin jumping up and down.

    Posted on April 18, at 12:38 p.m., the FB post was shared 383 times as of this writing and drew various reactions.

    One FB comment expressed fear that it might attack humans. Another comment said the sighting is a go ...

  • Giant Clams In Puerto Galera Bay

    I've always felt the Giant Clams site, is a must see dive, when visiting Puerto Galera. Some clams are more than a meter long, and they are really proliferating in this amazing place.

  • The Beautiful Puerta Galera Bay

    The Beautiful Puerta Galera Bay

    I am almost thru with playing medical catch up. I wanted to head for Oregon today, but the urologist has the kidney stone results in today, so I am currently attending to that. That puts me one day behind. Then of course I've got xrays and the recompression tank tomorrow in Walnut Creek and that will take up the better part of the day. But providing the recompression tanks doesn't unexpectedly help my condition, I should be able to hit the road the latter half of tomorrow or early Wed. morning.

    Tonight Jack and I are BBQ ing steaks and watching the Warrior game. Thank god I don't have ...

  • Puerto Galera Hosts Most Beautiful Bays Congress

    Oriental Mindoro's Puerto Galera is getting the international spotlight anew these days as the municipality host the 11th Congress of the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays in World.

    The Club, composed of organizations committed in preserving natural heritage and developing the economic potentials of the bays they represent, kicked off its congress on Tuesday with participating delegates from 18 countries and 28 member associations.

    Designated by UNESCO as Man and Biosphere reserve and one of the areas with diverse coral reefs in Asia, the Puerto Galera Bay is the only Philippine Bay listed ...

  • Mangrove Reforestation Project 2015

    The proponents of the Mangrove Reforestation Project in Puerto Galera Bay led by Hubert d'Aboville of D'Aboville Foundation and Puerto Galera Most Beautiful Bay, Inc. in a joint project with Locsin Group of Companies represented by marine biologist, Danny Enriquez conducted a community planting of mangroves along the shores of Puerto Galera Bay last Oct. 3.

    This project was participated by eight planters from Locsin Group of Companies led by Danny Enriquez and Engr. Bernard Sangel; eight planters from D'Aboville Foundation led by Hubert d'Aboville and Ara d'Aboville; 12 planters from New Ga ...

  • An Eco-cultural Escape Just Outside Manila

    One promise Filipinos have made this New Year is to visit new places and experience different cultures found in and out of the country. One destination that local travelers can enjoy, while at the same time experiencing the beauty of nature is the island of Puerto Galera. With its tropical ambience and vibrant shoreline, there are many hidden places and activities found in the beautiful island, making the place found in Oriental Mindoro, an eco-cultural hub.

    Easily accessible for Metro Manila dwellers, there are a lot of areas in Puerto Galera that remain exclusive and hidden away from the ...