The local government, BIATF, and every Department of Tourism-accredited hotel and beach resort comply with the Department of Health’s standard health protocols. As such, they are implementing the following rules for tourists, employees, and locals:
• Tourists must wear a mask outside of their resort or hotel room except when swimming, eating, or engaging in strenuous activities.
• Electric trikes are the only allowed public ground transport vehicle on the island. Drivers and passengers must follow the maximum seating capacity of 50 percent or four people.
• Swimming on the beach is allowed, but tourists must have their temperature checked at one of the designated beach stations. Swimming is allowed only from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
• Tourists are not allowed to leave their hotel from 1:00 AM to 4:00 AM.
As you plan vacations to Boracay this summer, remember to keep checking Malay Tourism Office’s Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/malaytourism) for the latest updates. Have a safe trip!
Need updates about beaches near Boracay? Go to Yoorekka
to find news on resorts near Boracay and other information.
All details and information in this article are true and accurate as of the publication date. While we are doing our utmost effort to keep our content as up-to-date as possible, the condition surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be unpredictable and the situation develops rapidly, so it’s possible that some information and recommendations may have changed since this article was published. For the latest advice, visit DOH and your LGU's official websites.