Experience fun and exciting river adventures around the Philippines with these river tubing and rafting tours. Plunge into the cold waters of Malumpati, or go on an adrenaline-pumping tube ride in the river of Nagtipunan.
Where are the best river tours in the Philippines?
As an archipelago, there are hundreds of rivers in the Philippines that you can explore. Cagayan de Oro is famous for its whitewater rafting tours. One of Bohol’s main highlights is the Loboc River where you can do a lunch buffet cruise or do SUP tours. Go to Antique for river tubing and rafting adventures. You can plunge in the Malumpati Cold Spring and float freely in the scenic Bugang River in Pandan or explore further south to be amused by Bugtong Bato River in Tibiao. Nagtipunan in Quirino is an uncrowded tourist spot for river tubing.
When is the best time to go on a river tour?
It’s best to try river adventures during the dry season, from December to May, to avoid unexpected rain. You can check travel guides on each Philippine destination for more information on each area’s climate and weather.
Are there river tours during rainy or bad weather?
It depends on the weather signal level announced by the local government and on tour operator’s assessment. River tours are usually cancelled if the river currents are too strong.
What do I need to bring for the river tours?
Since going on river adventures guarantee getting wet, we recommend you only pack minimal personal belongings and extra set of clothes kept dry in a waterproof bag. Equipment necessary for the river activities will be provided during the tour.
What should I wear for the river tours?
It’s recommended that you wear comfortable swimwear top (athletic shirts or rash guards) and dri-fit shorts or leggings to keep you covered throughout the river tubing and rafting activities.