Caticlan, Aklan

 

One of the gateways to Boracay Island - Paradise Island of the Philippines. It is famous for its world’s finest palm-fringed white sand beaches, azure waters, coral reefs, and rare shells.

 

From Caticlan jetty port, boat ride takes 15-20 minutes to get to Boracay.

 

Boracay Island is located off the northwest corner of the island of Panay, and belongs to the Western Visayas island-group. The island is approximately seven kilometers long, dog-bone shaped with the narrowest spot being less than one kilometer wide, and has a total land area of 10.32 square kilometers.

 

Boracay's two primary tourism beaches, White Beach and Bulabog Beach, are located on opposite sides of the island's narrow central area. White Beach faces westwards and Bulabog Beach faces eastwards. The island also has several other beaches.

 

Boracay is one competitive venue for the Asian Windsurfing Tour, with the week-long Boracay International Funboard Cup competition. Dragon boat races are held annually on Boracay under the auspices of the Philippine Dragon Boat Federation, with teams coming from around the Philippines and from other asian nations to compete. The races usually take place sometime in April or May.

 

PAL flies between Manila and Caticlan on PAL Express-operated flights under our Code Share Agreement.

 

More flights may be added depending on market requirement.

 

PAL also offers PALakbayan tour packages from Manila to Caticlan.