Find out the latest Boracay travel requirements this 2022, the latest news on Boracay guidelines, and more in this complete travel guide.

Boracay is one of the top beaches in the world and is popular for its long stretch of fine white sand embracing the cerulean waters. So, we can’t blame you if you want to experience it for yourself for the first time or rediscover its beauty because we, too, want to travel there now!

But before booking your plane ticket, make sure you are updated on the latest Boracay travel guidelines! Since its reopening to the public, the local government unit remains strict when it comes to Boracay requirements

Suggested article: Everything You Need to Know Before Traveling to Boracay

If you want to know more about the requirements to enter Boracay 2022 whether you still need to do saliva testing for a Boracay trip or not, we’ve created this ultimate guide for tourists going to Boracay to make traveling easier and hassle-free.

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Updated News on Boracay Guidelines 2022

The province of Aklan where Boracay is located is under Alert Level 1.

Boracay Travel Requirements 2022

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Here’s a list of the Boracay travel requirements 2022 you must take note of before your trip. 

  • Proof of identification with Philippine Residency or passport for foreigners/OFWs/OFs
  • Vaccination Card
  • Negative RT-PCR for unvaccinated guests taken not later than 72 hours prior to arrival in Aklan
  • Certificate of Undertaking for children below 12 years old
  • Minors aged 12-17 must also present a vaccination card upon entry |
  • A copy of the confirmed booking from the accommodation/establishment in Boracay
  • Roundtrip flight and travel details
  • OHDC through

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Frequently Asked Questions About Boracay Travel Requirements 2022

Q: Is Boracay open now?
A: Yes, Boracay has reopened for all travelers again with certain guidelines. Part of the Boracay tourist requirements is a vaccination card, valid ID, confirmed hotel booking from the establishment, round trip ticket, and negative RT-PCR requirement (for unvaccinated guests).

Q: Who is allowed to travel to Boracay?
A: Leisure travel to Boracay Island is open to tourists of all ages from GCQ and MGCQ areas. Tourists aged 18-65 from NCR Alert Level 4 have been allowed since September 16, 2021.

For more information about Boracay Travel Requirements 2021 and Updates, visit their Facebook page.

Q: Do we need a swab test before going to Boracay?
A: If you’re unvaccinated, Boracay still requires a negative RT-PCR test or saliva testing with 72 hours validity to be permitted to enter the island. 

This Boracay accredited swab test will only be acknowledged if it’s only taken from any laboratories accredited by both Department of Health (DOH) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or Saliva-based RT-PCR Test Result processed by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC)

Source: Malay-Boracay Tourism Office | Facebook

Know the travel guidelines of other places in the Philippines here: Travel Guidelines Philippines 2021: Open Destinations for Leisure Trips and Latest Philippine Travel Requirements

References of information written in this guide for tourists going to Boracay

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