city of the Philippines and capital of the province of Oriental Mindoro

Calapan is the provincial capital of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines.


Get inEdit

By ferryEdit

There are many shipping lines that sail around the clock to/from Batangas to Calapan.

  • Montenegro shipping lines.
  • Starlite ferries.
  • Fastcat ferry lines.
  • 2Go SuperCat.
  • OceanJet.

By bus, minivan, jeepneyEdit

  • Puerto Galera is 48km from Calapan. A jeepney takes 1½ hours.
  • Buses and minivans go from calapan to Roxas Mindoro (3 hours). From Roxas port you can get a ferry to Caticlan.
  • The Calapan bus station is on J Luna Street near the market.

Get aroundEdit

A tricycle to/from the town to the pier (4 km (2.5 mi)) should cost ₱30.


  • Mangyan Heritage Center, Barangay Caleero, +63 43 2885318.



Malls & supermarketsEdit

  • Citimart Island Mall, J p Rizal. 9AM-8PM.
  • Puregold Supermarket, Strong Republic Nautical Highway. 9AM-9PM.
  • Gaisano Capital Mall & Gaisano Supermarket, Strong Republic Nautical Highway. 9AM-8PM.
  • Robinsons Supermarket., Roxas Drive. 9AM-10PM.


  • Metro Bank, J p Rizal Street. 24-hour ATM. Has a Master Card/Visa Card ATM. ₱200 fee for overseas cards.


  • Jollibee fastfood, Jp Rizal street. 24 hours. Breakfast 7AM-11AM.



  • Riceland 1 Inn, J p Rizal Street, +63 43 2884253. Fan single/double room with own bathroom. ₱350/₱450.
  • Riceland 2 Inn, Del Pilar Street, +63 43 2885590. Single/double room with own bathroom. From ₱400.
  • Hotel Ma-Yie, Jp Rizal Street, +63 43 2884437. Fan single/double room with own bathroom. From ₱500.
  • East Lodge Pension House, Mabini Street.
  • Marco Vincent Residence Inn, Bonifacio Street.
  • 1 Hotel Metropole. Clean and well located. Staff are cheerful & efficient with good English, All rooms have private shower & toilet, but no hot water & some toilets lack seats. Free WiFi, but not reliable. ₱600 fan double, ₱1000 with a/c.



  • Bureau Of Immigration Calapan Office. Provincial Capitol Complex. Brgy Camilmil. Phone +63 34-2882245.

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