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That lovely Puraran beach!

Puraran Beach is one of the best tourist spots in Catanduanes. Ideal for surfing enthusiast... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Quezon City, Philippines
Backpacking experience

Beach is average, I've been in better ones. It gets low tide in the morning so you can't really go... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
San Francisco, California
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Puraran, Luzon 4803, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Puraran Beach is one of the best tourist spots in Catanduanes. Ideal for surfing enthusiast, because of the big waves every surfer will definitely love it. Fine sand and cool sea breeze! Great for everyone who are looking for getaway. Entrance fee is P20/person. They...More

Thank itravelj0
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Beach is average, I've been in better ones. It gets low tide in the morning so you can't really go swimming. Pretty laid back, all you can do is surf and relax which is good. Food is super cheap specially sea food, lobster was 75pesos...More

Thank dbelle28
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We visited around mid April and the view is great..But we havent experience to do surfing since when its around 10am its already low tide. It is definitely a Must Visit location..I'm definitely going back to chillax and enjoy the beach soon.

Thank Bujoy D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This place is best for surfers. When we went here we weren't able to swim coz of the huge waves even though it is summer. (So expect 20-30 ft or more during surfing season, especially august). But still you can enjoy and take pictures in...More

Thank jessabibi
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This resort has a lot of potentials. It's my 2nd time here, hoping that it has improved in terms of how it was managed. Really disappointing since they did not even fix the common rest rooms, extremely gross and poor water pressure. Also, one of...More

Thank TheLava09
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Puraran beach from July 29 to 30, 2016. Popularly referred to by the townsfolk as lower Puraran, the place boasts of its golden rustic sand, unspoiled beach & rocky formations, the half kilometer shallow coral reef, the marine life, barrel waves beyond...More

Thank batgurls
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This place boasts of the majestic waves catering to the last leg of international surf competitions. There is a nice place for both novice and expert surfers. And the beach itself is a little paradise for beach bummers. This is a perfect place for budget...More

Thank Emy C
Reviewed 16 September 2015

For surf hobos this is the place to be!!! Imagine surfing 20-30 feet waves during the start of the peak season. This place is the haven for surfers!!!

Thank fogset
Reviewed 13 July 2015

peaceful and secluded beach during off peak. the caretaker told me that it gets quite crowded during surfing season.

1  Thank Abbey C
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Went to mamangal beach, best beach, best sand, best view of mayon, but the accomodation has no mattress, will have to sleep on a bamboo bed. Puraran beach is also good, just farther from the airport. If you want to relax, this is the best...More

3  Thank Chickencarrie
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