Due to its ideal position Puerto Galera makes an excellent destination for anyone
who enjoys Trekking, Canyoning, Kayaking and Mountain Biking.
We also organize tours to the many beautiful beaches and islands in the vicinity and
excursions to visit the different tribal villages of the Mangyan people, the native
inhabitants of Mindoro
Our mode of transport to visit the numerous waterfalls on Mindoro will be the traditional
Jeepney, the most common form of public transportation in the Philippines,
them are colorfully decorated.
On the way to our destination we will see the way of life of the rural people engaged in
harvesting rice, fishing and other agricultural activities.
Once at our destination we make our descent of the waterfall using only first class
equipment, observing the highest safety standards.
After the descent we can enjoy a cooling swim in the natural fresh water
pool and of course be ready to sample the food freshly cooked on the grill before the
Jeepney returns us to the resort.
Canyoning is virtually for everybody. We will choose waterfalls that match the skills
of the members of the group
Kayak excursions are always varied and exciting.
The route to our destination leads on dirt
roads through remote areas, giving the
opportunity to visit native tribes,
rice fields and
tropical forest and even
to cross suspension
Most rivers are
easy to manage
whilst others will
provide more of a
challenge to the more
Whatever the skill level required, you will be
always surrounded by
thick vegetation rich in
coconut palms, mango trees and banana plants.
Along the course of the river we will meet
groups of women washing clothes at the
men on bamboo rafts conveying
agrarian products to the nearest market.
At the end of the river a Jeepney or boat
is waiting to take us back
to the resort
Trekking & Motor Biking
The island of Mindoro is approx. 180 km long and
80 km wide, the interior is mountainous and
covered with forest beyond 600 m. There
are many secluded coves to be discovered
and inland, rivers, rapids and
waterfalls to be experienced.
Situated at the back of
Puerto Galera are
Mt. Malahimbo (1080 m)
and Mt. Halcon (2581 m),
both covered with thick
vegetation. At the foot
of the mountains,
different Mangyan tribes
cultivating rice, corn and
various kinds of fruits like
rambutan, banana and guava.
They also raise buffaloes, pigs,
In order to explore the remote off-road
areas we organize trips on 200cc motor bikes
or mountain bikes. Even a short walk within the
vicinity of the resort leads to very picturesque scenery.
Giuseppe will show you the most interesting spots
The area surrounding
Puerto Galera has many
beautiful, unspoiled and
There are hidden bays
and sparsely populated
islands for you to
the days itinerary is
discussed by all and choices
made based on activity
Within an hour's
walk of some beaches
there are waterfalls and
native Mangyan villages to visit.
Between swimming, diving, snorkeling
und sunbathing there is time for a delicious lunch
grilled fish, rice, salad and fruits – all fresh from nature.
Late afternoon we return to the resort where skilled masseuses
will help relax you and restore
your skin with homemade coconut oil