Bohol, which is basically located in the Visayas, is a 2hour ride from Cebu. This sentence may not give you any idea about Bohol. However, this is where things start to take shape. Bohol is the 10th largest island in Philippines comprising of white sandy beaches, beautiful waters and more. These are just some of the reasons as to why many tourists go to this island during their time in Philippines. Let’s see some of the reasons as to why it is important to visit Bohol while visiting Philippines.
- The Chocolate Hills – Bohol’s main pride for being an amazing tourist destination is due to the presence of Chocolate Hills. Now the name comes due to the presence of over 1000 oddly shaped hills that turn brownish during dry season. Another interesting fact is that many scientists haven’t been able to understand how the top portions of the hills turn in to brown during the dry season in Philippines.
- The Philippine Tarsier – The Tarsiers are small nocturnal creature that sleep during the day and hunt for food in the night. Their face resemblance in the shape of a bat, monkey and a rat yet, these little creatures is very cute to fall in love with. You can hold them however, be cautious as too much of photography forces them to commit suicide which is bizarre to hear.
- Beaches and Islands – Now comes the fun part of Bohol. The beaches and islands of Bohol is what makes it interesting and full of fun allowing you to get engaged with water-sport activities such as swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and more.
There are many amazing travel and tours in Philippines which you can experience.