Things to do in Boracay Island of Philippines – Listed by Snaild

Are you planning to go to Boracay? Boracay is a nice beach in the Philippines and there are lots of activities that you get to enjoy there. Check out our list of the Top Things to do in Boracay island of Philippines.

Things to do in Boracay


Beach bumming & tanning:3

Boracay is known for its beautiful sandy beaches, there is the white beach, puka shell beach, Diniwid, Ilig Iligan beach, those beach sands are white, clean and water is crystal clear blue. If you are a lazy beach bummer then it’s the perfect place for you. You can enjoy beach bumming and tanning here for hours. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island of Philippines.  


Parasailing in Boracay is a tremendous experience. You can bag this amazing sea adventure while you are at Bulabog beach. The cost of this adventure depends on the number of people in the group you are traveling with. If you are travel in a group of 3 or more, then the cost will be divided and each person among you will bear less than he would if he was traveling solo. The cost may vary from  P750 to 2500 or more. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. 


Just roam around the island, in the island. Watch the view, watch the beautiful sea water that has green and blue colors and flora and fauna. This island experience is amazing. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. 

Swimming :

You will simply love to swim in the blue water and it will leave you with a refreshing feeling every time you swim. I cannot swim so this is not applicable for me. But I will recommend this for those of you who can swim. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island of the Philippines.

Cliff diving:

Jump off the cliff and splash the water down below, if you are an adventurous soul and know how to swim this you do when you go to Boracay. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. There are total number of 5 cliff diving platforms in Ariel’s point. You can jump off either of them according to your choice. Boracay beach club organizes this cliff jumping for the tourists in a complete package which costs peso 1600 and besides cliff jumping, this package includes buffet lunch, drinks, snacks, other activites like snorkeling ,canoe, kayak, etc.

Fly fish:

Fly fishing in Boracay water will cost you Peso 550 to 600. It is one of the most exciting (and also, not for the ones who are scared) adventures in Boracay water. Fly fishing is to ride on an inflated tire that looks like a fish,  and it is pulled by another speedboat, so you can imagine this ride will be bumpy as you get to jump on the big waves every now and then. It’s thrilling and exciting! But not for you if you are already scared. 😉

Boat sailing:

Paraw Boat sailing is another fun thing that you get to do during your stay in Boracay. These boats have two sails. Controlling or managing the sail is easy. You just control the sails and the wind you take you to beautiful places around Boracay. Make sure the weather is good and not too much windy when you paraw sail. It can cost you from P1000 to 2000, it depends again, on the number of people you are traveling with. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. 

Scuba diving:

There are more than 16 exclusive sites for scuba divers to explore around the island of Boracay. There are underwater caves, tunnels and the aquatic life of Boracay will be worth the dive. If you are interested to scuba dive but never dived before or don’t have PADI certifications then the diving centers in Boracay can help you. It will take you around 3500-1600 Peso. But if you already have the certificates then it will take you only 16000 Philippine Peso. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island.

Island hopping:

This will take you half of the day but this is one of the most interesting and exciting things that you can do in Boracay. Just hire a boat and hop the island for 5 -6 hours. This package deals come with the lunch usually. The charge may vary depending on peak seasons and off peak time. There are plenty of tourism companies in Boracay, and the beach areas specially. You can talk to any of them for hiring the boat for the island hopping. This may take you 1000-3500 Philippine Peso. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. 

Beach Sports:

Just get the balls from somewhere and enjoy playing anything that you want on the beautiful beaches of Boracay. The wide beaches are perfect for playing soccer, baseball, volleyball. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. 


In Boracay they will do all night parties and you can hang out anywhere you want during the on seasons or peak times. You can enjoy the fire dancers’ performances, this is one of the things that you can do in Boracay at night. Stay outdoor and enjoy the beach activities during the night time. You will find the tourists in the beach areas during night times, too. Boracay is alive during the night time due to the tourists in the high and peak seasons. There are plenty of restaurants and beach side resorts where you can find and enjoy the nightlife and parties of Boracay.


The varieties of sea foods is yet another attraction of Boracay that you must try. This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. Boracay is a place where you get to taste the foods of different countries and cuisines. There are Plato D Boracay, Nagisa Coffee Shop, Smoke, Lemoni Cake, Tibraz, Bite Club, Zuzuni where you will find delicious foods and desserts. And if you want to cook all by yourself then there is the Boracay Talipapa Bukid market where you can buy groceries from.


This is one of the top things to do in Boracay island. You can enjoy the sunset from anywhere in Boracay and it will not charge you any money. One of the most beautiful spots in Boracay for enjoying the sunset is Diniwid beach. You can spend plenty of time during the sunset here for relaxation.


Best of luck with your travel in Boracay! We hope you get the maximum fun and enjoyment while you make your tour memorable. Experience like a local and be local wherever you travel in the world. Learn to respect the local people and fellow travelers. Because no matter how much and how far you travel, you are also a local somewhere. When you are in Rome, do as the Romans and go with the flow. Just remember, don’t be an elephant in the room!

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