15 Reasons Boracay Island has the Hottest Beaches

Boracay Island is a tiny island about 200 miles south of Manila, but what this tranquil vacation destination lacks in size it makes up for with jaw-dropping beaches. Between sailing, cliff jumping, sand castle-making, diving, snorkeling, swimming, sunbathing, and sunset-viewing, you’ll have no shortage of things to do on Boracay Island’s beautiful beaches.

Here are 15 reasons we think this island’s beaches are some of the hottest in the world:

1. Screensaver-perfect white sand on Puka Beach

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2. Sea caves

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 3. Sailing

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 4. Sand castles

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 5. Romantic sunsets

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 6. Parasailing

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 7. $3 fresh fruit smoothies

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 8. Cliff jumping

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 9. No seriously, CLIFF jumping

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 10. Beach monkeys!

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 11. Thatched-roof huts at Crystal Cove

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 12. Stand Up Paddleboarding

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 13. Beautiful flowers

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 14. Did we mention amazing sunsets?

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 15. No, but really. Like #ermahgerd AMAZING sunsets!

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Craving more beaches? Check out the ultimate list here!