Province of Bohol Travel Guide

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Bohol

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Panglao Island

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217,753,22

Loboc

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25,106,0

Panglao

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32,127,0

Candijay

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2,14,0

Carmen

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11,63,0

Pamilacan Island

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5,24,0

Balicasag Island

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Pungtud Island

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Pangangan Island

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Antequera

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Baclayon

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12,55,0

Anda

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4,36,0

Maribojoc

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7,36,0

Balicasag Island

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8,56,0

Bilar

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2,11,0

Ubay

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1,2,0

Sagbayan

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3,48,0

Gakang Island

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1,7,0

Tubigon

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1,6,0

Bohol

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  • Loboc River Cruise

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Bohol Things to Do

    The food is not really great. I only ate it because I was really hungry. Well if food isn't great, the view is. Mangroves and clear waters are what you gonna see. By the end of the cruise, you will go to this place where children are in ati-atihan costume. Take pictures and give them some money in return. You also get to be entertained with a...

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  • Anda White Beach Resort

    Bohol Hotels

    Brgy. Bacong Sitio Dagohoy Anda,, Anda, 6311, Philippines

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Chocolate Hills, Bohol, Philippines

    Bohol Things to Do

    It was such a terrible rainy day as I've visited "Chocolate Hills", yes, even though I've succeeded in all the way up to the top of the hill even against the heavy wind, but was a nightmare to try to take pictures ... :) Anyway, it was a long and harsh journey up to the hills, strongly advised ..."The Chocolate Hills" are probably Bohol's most...

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Panglao Island

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  • Best souvenirs and accessories

    Panglao Island Shopping

    f you died and went to fashion heaven, that heaven would look a lot like Island Girl -- the store is just right on the beach, after all, with a plethora of different resortwear accessories, sandals, and styles to help you look the part. Island Girl doesn't sell your typical handicraft accessories with the same style from twenty years ago. The...

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  • Amarela Resort

    Panglao Island Hotels

    The amenities are complete to assure a blissful vacation. This hotel is by far one of the cleanest...

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  • Scuba Diving

    Panglao Island Things to Do

    Panglao Island is great for scuba diving because the island/ Bohol is surrounded by beautiful corals and you will see lots of underwater creatures here. Plus, if you are going to do your diving at night, I recommend you do it with PrAna Bohol cause they have this so called Fluoro diving, this means that you will be going to use a different...

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Loboc

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  • San Pedro Church

    Loboc Things to Do

    You have to visit this old church (built first in 1602), or its remains after the sinister earthquake of 2013.Inside is also very beautiful. I visited inside and outside for almnost one hour. It was Easter Holidays and I saw the Mass service and the ceremonies.

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  • Loboc River

    Loboc Things to Do

    the loboc River is the main things to do in Loboc Town and this clean and green river runs for about 8 kilometers and along the river are various nipa hut stations where culural dancers converge to serenade the guests and also there are various lush mangroves, palms and coconut trees along the way. you can also see snakes hanging along tree...

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  • Loboc River Cruise and Dining

    Loboc Restaurants

    cruising along the loboc river is popular as while you are on a 1 hour cruise along this clean and green river filled with lush mangroves and palms, you will have a sumptious buffet spread of local boholano cuisine and filipino dishes and a couple of international foods as well, all laid in the middle of the big wooden rafts at chafing carts and...

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Panglao

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  • Beach Party 3

    Panglao Things to Do

    Final Part of my Beach Party tips with more pictures.At Night, The whole Stretch of Alona Beach in Panglao Island becomes a Beach Party Place of which the various Beach Resorts and Bars that line the whole stretch of Alona Beach becomes Beach party Central as they put tables and chairs around the sands and put a stage where some of the resorts...

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  • Beach Party 2

    Panglao Things to Do

    Part two of my Beach Party tips with more pictures.At Night, The whole Stretch of Alona Beach in Panglao Island becomes a Beach Party Place of which the various Beach Resorts and Bars that line the whole stretch of Alona Beach becomes Beach party Central as they put tables and chairs around the sands and put a stage where some of the resorts offer...

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  • Beach Party at Alona Beach (1)

    Panglao Things to Do

    At Night, The whole Stretch of Alona Beach in Panglao Island becomes a Beach Party Place of which the various Beach Resorts and Bars that line the whole stretch of Alona Beach becomes Beach party Central as they put tables and chairs around the sands and put a stage where some of the resorts offer live bands perform live music from 8:00 pm onwards...

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Candijay

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    Candijay Things to Do

    Its a great place , in Candijay.it is located in the remote area of Bohol Philippines., specifically in place called Cambane.it has a very big , huge , rock cliff , a megalith , and they called that place locally as " Danikop"if you got bored of kayaking, skate boarding, beaching, you may try this onei can assure you friens., that this must be a...

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  • Candijay Rice Terraces

    Candijay Things to Do

    There are some great rice terraces in Candijay, near the village of Cadapdapan. A bit difficult to get to though, you need a good 4x4.They're as good as Banaue in my opinion, but hardly any Western tourists have ever been there.

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Carmen

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  • Souvenir Stalls at Chocolate Hills

    Carmen Shopping

    being the most touristy area of bohol province, the Chocolate Hills has a number of souvenir stalls, snack stands and restaurants lining the viewing deck of the chocolate hills, which is also located in one of the hills. The souvenir stands sells assorted souvenir items such as fridge magnets, post cards, shot glasses, books, paper weights and...

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  • Chocolate Hills

    Carmen Things to Do

    The Chocolate Hills of Bohol got damaged in the Bohol Province Earthquake in October 2013. This is my pictures of the chocolate hills 3 years ago.The Chocolate Hills is located in Carmen Town in the middle of bohol province and is composed of about 1771 hill mounds that turns from lush green in the rainy season to the dry chocolate color during the...

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  • Chocolate Hills As National Geological...

    Carmen Things to Do

    See the marker of the Chocolate Hills National Geological Monument to appreciate why said landforms are worthy of being the 8th wonder of the world. The Monument includes a graphic description of how the Chocolate Hills were formed, and a declaration that says: "The unique landform known as the "Chocolate Hills" of Bohol was formed ages ago by the...

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Pamilacan Island

  • SLAUGHTER OF THE MANTA RAYS

    Pamilacan Island Off The Beaten Path

    The eastern tip of Pamilacan Island may not be included in the regular island hopping tour because of the seeming unpleasant sight and smell. The coast is lined with small huts where manta rays from Surigao are slaughtered. This is one of the big sources of income for the locals. Make sure that you can withstand the sight of mangled manta rays...

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  • GOING TO PAMILACAN

    Pamilacan Island Transportation

    Pamilacan Island can be reached by boat. You can hire a boat which will take you the island and back either at Baclayon or Panglao Island.In Baclayon, there is a wharf near the Baclayon church. The boat ride going to the island is about 45 minutes and the regular charge is P1,200 to 1,500 depending on the size of the boat.In Panglao Island, there...

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  • CATCHING BIG FISH

    Pamilacan Island Local Customs

    We all know that big fish like tuna, jackfish and snapper are caught through big nets. In Pamilacan Island, the locals could catch big fish even without a net and they do it by fish hooks. They make their own bait which resembles a squid.

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Balicasag Island

  • Snorkeling with a Rich Variety of...

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    If you want to experience something which will impact you for a lifetime I recommend Snorkeling with the Fishes and have you pictures taken with the fishes swarming you like bees if you have an underwater camera. If you don't have one yet, you can consider getting underwater camera covers or cases. To see underwater pictures of the colorful fishes...

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  • Balicasag Lighthouse

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    If you want to kill some time after you had fun on the sanctuary and wants to try something different or if your food are not cooked yet . Then this is the good time to flex some muscle so you won't end up staring the rocky coast, have a little walk to the lighthouse few meters from the stores. You will pass by some houses and locals of Balicasag...

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  • Explore Balicasag Fish Sanctuary

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    Their fish sanctuary is good not too deep, you can even walk if you want. I never seen so much colorful fish sliding in my hands before just to have a piece of bread. We spent 2 hours wandering around the sanctuary.You have to pay 50 pesos per head for the small banca that will take you to the sanctuary. Most of the Boatmen are offering snorkeling...

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Pungtud Island

  • Explore The Marine Creatures

    Pungtud Island Things to Do

    From The boat, one can already enjoy the sight of starfishes and some marine creatures amid the seagrass. To the adventurous, more creatures can be seen while snorkeling.

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  • Brave The Sun; Stroll Along The Sandbar

    Pungtud Island Things to Do

    Brave the sun and stroll along the vast sandbar to reach the island. The place is really picturesque. You will enjoy taking pictures from all directions. As you look above, you'll sigh at the beautiful cloud formations and deep blue sky; as you reach the island, you'll feel refreshed by the lush greens and palm trees; and as you cast your eyes on...

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  • Fresh "Buko" & Purified Water

    Pungtud Island Shopping

    Enterprising locals have put up Fresh "Buko" (young coconut) stands at the docking area. There are also ambulant vendors selling purified water. Just what tourists need to quench their thirst! Fresh "buko" Sorry, we didn't buy, so I have no idea how much it cost, but for sure, it's going to be expensive!

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Antequera

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  • "Killer" Flashfloods at Mag-aso Falls

    Antequera Warnings and Dangers

    Please, please, don't go to Mag-aso Falls just after heavy rains. Or, if you can't help it because your schedule has been fixed, please stay in the higher parts of the waterfalls park. A photo buddy sent my husband an email with a link to the "Killer" Flashflood that occured in Mag-aso Falls. We had goose pimples while viewing the video and...

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  • Avoid Using The CR at Mag-aso Falls Park

    Antequera Warnings and Dangers

    The CR at Mag-aso Falls was dark and full of mosquitoes when we went there, but we couldn't hold our bladders so we didn't have any choice but use the CR...My daughter was later confined at the hospital for treatment of dengue :( She recalled how her thighs and buttocks were "attacked" by big mosquitoes before she could even pee.Please apply...

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  • Don't Go To Public CRs Alone

    Antequera Warnings and Dangers

    Public CRs are not well maintained. The door could be jammed, or there could be no lock to the cubicle. Worse, the light could be busted, and you have to wait till your eyes get used to the darkness if there is no source of natural light. Having someone with you to keep guard while you're doing your thing is highly recommended.

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Baclayon

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  • Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception

    Baclayon Things to Do

    I was fortunate enough to be in Baclayon Church during Easter celebrations and saw the statues previous the procession.The pictures show the Interior of the Baclayon Church

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  • Baclayon Church

    Baclayon Things to Do

    the now destroyed baclayon church (during the october 2013 bohol earthquake) was formerly the oldest roman catholic church in deeply religious bohol province. it was a national historical monument that was initially built in 1595 to double as a church and as a fortress where people can huddle during the pirate attacks made by the moors during that...

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  • Blood Compact Site

    Baclayon Things to Do

    the blood compact site is the exact spot where the local boholano chieftains and spanish conquistador Miguel Lopez de Lgaspi in the 15th century had a blood compact (sandugo) wherein drops of their blood were obtained by slashing their arm a little and then the blood is mixed with the native brew and then drank by both parties as a means of an...

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Anda

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  • GOING TO ANDA

    Anda Transportation

    There are several buses in Tagbilaran City which can take you to Anda. The downsides are 1. there are no aircon buses; 2. it will be a very long trip as the bus will stop all the time with ten towns between Tagbilaran City and Anda. If you an adventurous like me, take the motorcycle trip. It is faster.

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  • COMMUNING WITH THE SEA

    Anda Things to Do

    Anda has beautiful beaches and they are unexplored and undisturbed. Walking along the quiet beach will give you time to contemplate and appreciate its beauty. Sometime, just by looking at the sea will give the peaceful feeling.

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Maribojoc

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  • Glimpse At A Local Fisherman's Family

    Maribojoc Local Customs

    Not far from the Punta Cruz Watch Tower is a rocky shoreline where fishermen docked. I watched with amusement as I saw a woman and her child wave at a fisherman from the shore, then went back near the "banca", ate something, then went back to the shoreline to clean up. Meanwhile, the fisherman went on with pulling his net... That sight made me...

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  • Sightseeing From The Tower

    Maribojoc Things to Do

    Standing from the big windows or the top of the Punta Cruz Watch Tower, you will see beautiful seascapes from all directions. You will even see mirage-like images of Cebu and Mindanao.

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  • See The "Miraculous" Cross

    Maribojoc Things to Do

    Behind the tower is a ridge with a cross. People say that the original cross planted at the cliff by the natives was a symbol of their acceptance of Christianity and had reportedly miraculously saved the locals from the attacks of pirates/marauders.

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Balicasag Island

  • Snorkeling with a Rich Variety of...

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    If you want to experience something which will impact you for a lifetime I recommend Snorkeling with the Fishes and have you pictures taken with the fishes swarming you like bees if you have an underwater camera. If you don't have one yet, you can consider getting underwater camera covers or cases. To see underwater pictures of the colorful fishes...

    more
  • Balicasag Lighthouse

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    If you want to kill some time after you had fun on the sanctuary and wants to try something different or if your food are not cooked yet . Then this is the good time to flex some muscle so you won't end up staring the rocky coast, have a little walk to the lighthouse few meters from the stores. You will pass by some houses and locals of Balicasag...

    more
  • Explore Balicasag Fish Sanctuary

    Balicasag Island Things to Do

    Their fish sanctuary is good not too deep, you can even walk if you want. I never seen so much colorful fish sliding in my hands before just to have a piece of bread. We spent 2 hours wandering around the sanctuary.You have to pay 50 pesos per head for the small banca that will take you to the sanctuary. Most of the Boatmen are offering snorkeling...

    more

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