Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is just right around the corner. Time to buy your loved one a box of chocolates, or treat them off on a romantic weekend away? For singles you probably want to know a place for singles to mingle this love month.

Puerto Galera boasts a 15 km stretch of coastline and because of the increasing numbers of tourists, resorts have sprung up throughout the White beach area creating an opportunity for everyone a great way to relieve stress. Puerto Galera can be accessed from Batangas, the travel time takes approximately four hour bus and boat ride away from Manila.

For party animals, this a great place to have fun and mingle. Party happens every night and it is nice to know that even when you bar hop away from the city, you can still enjoy bar hopping in Puerto Galera.


If partying is your cup of tea then you will surely enjoy every night’s party at the beach. Bars and restaurants are up for grabs which can provide you the very kind of gastronomic adventure one is looking out for. Consider the updated party music, great food, and a magical ambience are among the best things that make bar hopping a huge activity in  Puerto Galera. Now regardless of what kind of music you are listening into, you will find a perfect place to chill out with someone while you are in Puerto Galera.

How to get to Puerto Galera:

Bus terminals in Metro Manila:

Bus Terminals near the corner of Taft Avenue and Gil Puyat Avenue (formerly Buendia), Pasay City – nearest Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Domestic Airport.

Bus Terminal near Ali Mall, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City

Bus Terminal in EDSA corner Kamias Street, Quezon City

Bus Terminal in Alabang, Muntinlupa City.

There are frequent services direct to Batangas Port from bus stations located at Taft Ave., Buendia and Cubao. Travel time to Batangas Port by bus is approximately 2 hours.

Riding a boat (Minolo Shipping Lines or Galerian shipping Lines: White beach Ticket) going Puerto Galera generally takes about 1 hour and 15 mins.
In additition to the many boats available there is also the RoRo (Montenegro Shipping Lines) which is a slower vessel which takes 1 hour and 30 mins to 2 hours to complete the crossing.

The outrigger ferry can take up to a maximum of  60 up to 120 passengers. The ticket costs normally 250 to 280 pesos, one-way.

The first ferry trip to Puerto Galera is 7:30 am during the normal season and every hour thereafter, one or 2 ferries depart until 4:30 pm which is usually the last trip to Puerto Galera.

Now whether you are on a business trip or simply want to get away from the busy and overwhelming streets of the metropolis, you have to make sure you book a perfect place for singles to mingle during the holidays. Spend your Valentine’s Day in a romantic sojourn to the scenic destination of Puerto Galera.