What To Expect
Explore not only the landmarks of Bohol, but also its rich marine life on this 4-day tour. Learn more about the island's culture and history from your expert tour guide.
Head off to Chill-Out Guesthouse in the morning, a majestic place set amidst a natural landscape. Be reminded of the perks of simple living with its nature-inspired spaces, and admire the stunning and unpolluted views right at your room's terrace. During your stay, enjoy some recreational activities like horseback riding or treat yourself to a relaxing body massage. The guesthouse also features a restaurant that serves a delectable variety of Filipino dishes.
Start your day with a lovely breakfast at the guesthouse and then head to Balicasag Island Marine Sanctuary for a fun diving experience. After a short pre-dive briefing by an expert diving instructor, hop on a boat which will take you to the island. With a group of expert divers, explore the wonders of the underwater world and marvel at magnificent range of sea grasses, soft and hard corals and sponges and swim along a wide variety of tropical fishes. You may also spot large green sea turtles grazing on sea grasses and starfish scattered throughout the ocean floor.
At the end of the day, you will be taken back to the guesthouse where you will spend the rest of the night.
After a sumptuous breakfast, hop on a comfortable minivan which will take you to some of the must-visit sites in Bohol. With your knowledgeable guide, tour the island's scenic countryside starting from the capital city of Tagbilaran. Pass by the bronze statue known as the Blood Compact Monument, a landmark commemorating the first treaty of friendship between the Spanish and Filipinos. You will visit the Baclayon Church and admire its traditional Spanish colonial architecture.
Continue your scenic ride to the town of Carmen where you can enjoy breathtaking views of thousands of unusually shaped hills known as the Chocolate Hills. To remember this magnificent panorama from the viewpoint, get creative and take an off-the-wall snapshot of yourself with the hills as a backdrop.
Proceed to the town of Loboc and board a catamaran for an optional panoramic cruise on Loboc River. Relax as you view the nature's splendor, including graceful rolling hills and tropical rainforest lining the riverbanks.
Then, travel to the foothill of Corella town in the interior part of Bohol and visit the Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary. Spot indigenous tarsier, a monkey specie considered as the world's second smallest primate. Then, walk under the lush foliage of mahogany trees in a man-made forest and proceed to the Butterfly Sanctuary that features almost 300 species of Philippine butterflies. Marvel at these colorful creatures as they flutter freely in their habitat.
You will also pass through a hanging bridge and stop at a souvenir shopbefore ending your day trip with a drop off at the Chill-Out Guesthouse.
Enjoy a lovely breakfast and spend the rest of the morning as you please. Your 4 amazing days of adventure ends with a drop off at the Tagbilaran airport or pier.
Airport/hotel pick up and drop off
Accommodation for three nights
Meals: 3 breakfasts
Professional diving instructor
Meals and drinks unless specified
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Chocolate Hills Viewpoint entrance fee
Loboc River cruise fee
Participants may take an optional lunch cruise at the Loboc River at an additional cost. Please inquire for the price.
Children 6 years old and below are not allowed to participate the diving activity.
Please bring enough local currency. Not all establishments have credit card facilities.
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