Bohol Countryside, Dolphin & Whale Shark Watching Private Day Tour with Riverside Lunch & Transfers
Explore Bohol's countryside and watch dolphins and whale sharks on the open seas with this day tour. This is the perfect trip for animal and nature lovers as you will also get to see tarsiers up close. The tour already comes with land and boat transfers, the service of a guide, use of snorkeling gear, a riverside lunch, and free hotel pick-up and drop-off within Tagbilaran City.
Your adventure starts at 5:30 AM when your guide fetches you from your accommodation. If you are staying outside of Tagbilaran City, you will have to go to a designated meet-up spot instead. Afterward, you will make your way to the Baclayon Pier and board a boat for your dolphin and whale shark watching activity. Make sure to listen to your guide as they know where these gentle animals often swim to.
Following your time with the dolphins and whale sharks, you will sail to Pamilacan Island. Here, you can either tour the local village or snorkel and look for sea turtles in the nearby coral garden. Next, you will head to the Baclayon or Loay Port for a river cruise. During the cruise, you will also stop by a riverside restaurant for a delicious lunch.
When you've finished your meal, you will visit Bohol's countryside, starting with the famed Chocolate Hills. Feel free to admire the scenic view here before continuing onto the Tarsier Conservation Area to see these tiny primates up close. You will also stop by the Bilar Man-made Forest for a quick photo op with the verdant scenery. Afterward, you will go to the Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church in Baclayon or the Sta. Monica Church in Albuquerque.
Finally, you will end your day at the Bohol Souvenir Shop Area. Browse through the local handicrafts and feel free to purchase souvenirs before heading back to your accommodations.
Discover the countryside and wildlife of Bohol by booking this day tour. Check the availability by choosing a date.
DISCLAIMER: Seeing whale sharks and dolphins during this tour is NOT GUARANTEED. While your guide will try their best to assist you in spotting these creatures, their behavior may sometimes be unpredictable and there is a possibility that you may not encounter them during your tour.
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This is a private tour.
Children Friendly: Yes. Children 0-3 are free of charge but are not included in the complimentary lunch. Parents may share their meal or pack food for their children.
Pet Friendly: Yes. However, our operator will not be liable in case anything happens to your pets. Please practice the leave no trace policy and pick up after them. Make sure that their vaccinations are updated and bring their vaccination card.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: Yes. There are no extreme physical activities.
Pick-up time is at 5:30 AM Philippine Standard Time for any hotels within Tagbilaran City. To change the pick-up time and location please request in advance so our operator may check if the pick-up time needs to be changed to accommodate changes. Additional fees may apply.
The operator may cancel the tour in case of force majeure or unforeseen circumstances like weather conditions. In this case, you will be given the option to reschedule or request a full refund. Note that being late by 15-30 minutes without any advice is considered a no-show. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your original schedule subject to approval.