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Lovely beach nice and quiet

Quiet beach - November - good shade/sun options - reasonably price entrance and beer. Good clean... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Manila, Philippines
Quiet beach

Not much to do but relax. The part of Luca is where the shoreline is and that's just a tiny part... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
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Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiet beach - November - good shade/sun options - reasonably price entrance and beer. Good clean toilets

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Not much to do but relax. The part of Luca is where the shoreline is and that's just a tiny part. The beach is clean but there are no corals or marine life, just sand. Only very few food choices are here. If you want...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is the quieter side of Puerto Galera. If you wish to chill away from the crowd and music, this is the place to go which is reachable thru a trycycle. Prices in this side are a bit higher when it comes to food. I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank KingSevens
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

A jeepny, trike ride, 15 minute walk to get there, small beach, a couple of bars. No big deal. I'm sure white beach must be better

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Simon C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This beach is in front of several resorts. It's a nice place to walk up and down. You can rent a picnic spot or just chill on a towel on the sand. There are several restaurants to choose from: Sunny Beach, Luca's, El Canonero. The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Talipanan beach is still relatively undeveloped. There are several small and quiet resorts (which tend toward the "rustic") and the world-class Infinity Resort. Otherwise, there are no souvenir shops, karaoke/videoke joints, beer houses and other such tourist traps. This beach is great for people seeking...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Last beach and Hotels on north end of Oriental Mindoro. Beautiful views of the mountain range and ocean. Nice restaurant and excellent jump off point if you want to explore the local mountains

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank David B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We enjoyed vacation and don't need to get sick during the travel. The Beach was not powder white sand. But family able to relax and have fun together was purpose. I have been to a lot of nice beaches in my home province Cebu. The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank goonting
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Beautiful and very quiet beach compared to White beach. We had huge pizzas at Lucas pizza right by the sea. There were a few hotels that looked very nice and loved our walk down the beach where some graffiti painted abandoned buildings give the place...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank bettinakjeldgaard
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The beach is mostly quiet and quaint. If you don't like the busy White beach, you should definitely go here.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank mariellovesthebeach
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Khynn B
29 April 2018|
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Response from goonting | Reviewed this property |
Talipanan beach area is the place
18 March 2018|
Response from Miel S |
from talipanan to white beach will cost 150 pesos (one way) good for 3 people (or maybe 4 if the driver will agree) it's normally 300 pesos back and forth but you may ask for a discount, sometimes they will only charge 250... More
Jzan C
28 November 2017|
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Response from Miel S |
no, you cannot walk from talipanan to white beach, you should rent a motor bike (500 per day) or take a tricycle (150 pesos one way) island hopping tour is normally available at the hotel/resort. around 2,000 pesos for 4... More