Spend a day at a riverbank, oyster farming community and see the rural side of Bohol while watching the locals making brooms, coconut shell handicrafts and their signature local product, the rafia cloth.
This full day tour from Tagbilaran City takes you on a drive along the well-paved northern coastal roads of Bohol to Daet Bridge in Buenavista town. You will be welcomed by women who will usher you to your individual paddleboat or canoe, with their husbands as your boatmen. While canoeing along the nipa-lined river, your boatman will give you insights on the activities in the community, one of which is oyster farming.
After about 40 minutes of paddleboat riding, disembark to the community center where a lunch of seafood (such as oysters, fish, crab and more) awaits you. This lunch is prepared by the villagers and served al fresco style in a native kiosk. During lunch, enjoy local entertainment of native songs and poetry.
Other activities includes a walking tour into the village where you can observe the local's skill in rafia cloth loom-weaving, broom-making (using "buri", a locally abundant palm) and coconut-shell handicrafts.
Dont forget to bring a wide-brimmed hat to shield you from the morning sun!
Native seafood lunch
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Pick-up from Select Hotels in Tagbilaran/Panglao Island Resorts
Enjoy a Scenic Drive from Tagbilaran to Daet Bridge
Enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the countryside as your tour takes from Bohol to Daet Bridge in Buenavista. A group of locals will welcome you as you arrive and guide you to your boat.
Ride a Paddle Boat or Canoe on the River (40 minutes)
Relax as your guide paddles you along the river. Your guide will also share knowledge and stories about oyster farming as you make your way through.
Delight in a Sumptuous Lunch at the Community Center
Savor the rich tropical flavors of Filipino food as locals prepare a seafood lunch for you, served al fresco style with the company of poetry and song.
Take a Guided Walking Tour of the Village
Explore the village and learn about local handicrafts, including broom-making and coconut-shell accessories.
Drop-off at Select Hotels in Tagbilaran/Panglao Island Resorts
Price & Options
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Children must be accompanied by at least one adult.
Your exact pick-up time and location will be determined upon confirmation of your booking.
You can book a maximum of 10.
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