The Bohol is one of the regions in the Philippines. One of the most popular tourist destinations local and international. Tourism plays an increasing role in the economy of the island today. Starting this year the government here ready to increase tourist around the world will go due to the soft opening of Panglao’ s international airport on October 2018. For this reason, I have listed the Top 5 Tourist Attractions in Bohol that you shouldn’t miss. Wikipedia
Bohol is one of those places I absolutely recommend getting your own wheels. It gives you freedom of schedules and itineraries. It can also be cheaper going in the tourist destination and have your own time. You can spend 400-1000 diesel or gasoline. All depends on the number of days you’re renting around Bohol.
Here are the Top 5 Tourist Attractions in Bohol
One of most popular tourist attraction in the Bohol is the Chocolate Hills. It is located in Carmen Bohol because of the unique geological formation. They are covered in green grass that turns brown like chocolate during the dry season that is why it name chocolate. Bohol’s “main attraction”, these unique mound-shaped hills are scattered by the hundreds throughout the towns of Carmen, Batuan, and Sagbayan in Bohol.
A historical marker on Dagohoy’s grave is in Danao. It is an ecotourism concept set up to benefit the Municipality of Danao, Bohol and its people creating Danao Adventure Park in Bohol. This is famous for their Extreme, Eco and Educational Adventure. An LGU initiated and run facility with a huge nature park that used to be the base camp of the revered Boholano Hero Francisco Dagohoy who led the longest Philippine Revolutionary Movement.
Beaches in Panglao Bohol are similar to the famous Boracay. Alona Beach in Panglao is very popular in Bohol. Like other beaches, they would offer Water sports such as jetski, kitesurfing, kayaking and of course snorkeling and scuba diving. There are daily offered several trips to the nearby islands of Balicasag and Pamilacan.
The Bohol Forest is located in the border of Loboc and Bilar towns. One of the tourist attractions in Bohol. This is the first man-made forest in the Philippines. You can see the variety of trees and giant ferns along the road. No entrance fee here. Take photos anywhere in the forest and feel the fresh air from the forest. In the roadside, the middle part of the Bohol man-made forest, a shelter is provided for visitors to cook and eat their snacks.
This is the one o the new attraction in Bohol. It is located in Poblacion Norte, Batua along the Highway. The history of making the ShipHaus it is the sign that most living here working abroad sailing on a ship. It is uniquely shaped like a shipping vessel. The entrance fee is ₱20.00 only. To get there, you can ride Bus at Dao Integrated Bus Terminal. You can also ride your own car and it will take you 40 mins or 39 kilometers away from the Tagbilaran city.
Below is an amazing street view of Panglao Beach. If you haven’t been in this place, I fully recommend you go and visit this wonderful beach in Bohol.
This is the top 5 tourist attraction in Bohol you can visit. There are a lot of things to do, experience and discover at Bohol. Everyone will definitely find something to enjoy here.