Yes, you will hear Boracay Beach referred to by a few different names, like “White Beach” or “Boracay White Beach” or even “The Main Beach”. Which ever name you hear being used, be sure of one thing, they are all talking about the best beach on Boracay Island in the Philippines.
This beautiful beach is an incredible 2.5 miles long and has powder soft sand that is as white as snow, with nearly 300 hotels and resorts scattered about. During the months from November to May this is the best time to visit Boracay Beach, so that you can really experience what the excitement is all about. During these months the water here on the west side of the island is very calm and in many places very shallow, so it's excellent even for people who cannot swim.
Although there are 13 beaches on this small tropical island, this main beach is by far the coolest place to hangout with friends and enjoy beach life. As you walk down this long beach you will find people, both local Filipinos and foreign tourist playing beach volleyball, Frisbee, beach-tag and other fun activities, it's very exciting.
The main Boracay beach is divided into 3 areas, Boracay Station 1, Boracay Station 2 and Boracay Station 3, these three areas are what were once used as location points where the banca boat coming from the Caticlan Jetty Port would drop you upon arrival to Boracay Island.
From our Boracay Map below, you can see by the colors of "yellow, red & green" that these are the areas that make-up the famous Boracay White Beach.
Boracay Beach Philippines
From our Boracay pictures you can easily see that the beach offers the perfect place for families with children of all ages. One of the best features about Boracay beach is that the water along the shore is very shallow, there are absolutely no strong currents to deal with, and there is no worry about sharks or any other types of dangerous fish.
BORACAY HOTELS – Listed here is a complete list of resorts and hotels located along this famous white sand beach on the island of Boracay.