The Bohol Rundown
Bohol is a spectacular island in the southern Philippines, with Bohol hotels close to all the action and providing everything you need for an exciting holiday. This breathtakingly beautiful island is home to some of the world’s best dive spots and resorts smack in the midst of diverse landscapes and sandy beaches. Exclusive member discounts from HotelClub allows our members to enjoy their trip even more with our happiness guarantee. Don’t love your room? We’ll try our best to change it!
A holiday in Bohol is for anyone who enjoys a laid-back ambience and friendly people. Kick off your Bohol adventure in July with the annual Sandugo Festival. Visit the local museums and churches to get a glimpse into the region’s rich heritage. Book an accommodation in the capital city of Tagbilaran hailed as the “City of Peace and Friendship” and you are within walking distance to many of the attractions and friendly natives. A unique attraction is The Blood Compact Marker, the spot where native Chieftain Datu Sikatuna and Don Miguel Lopez the King of Spain’s representative made a pact and initiated the first “Treaty of Friendship”.
Worth visiting are the Chocolate Hills in Carmen and the Butterfly Conservation Centre, where over 20 varieties of exotic butterflies call home. Hike the trails and bird watch in Sikatuna National Park. Take a whale or dolphin watching tour. Check with the concierge at your accommodation in Bohol to find out more about the river cruises.
Travellers to Bohol usually arrive on the island by way of Cebu however there are regular direct flights from Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Tagbilaran. Buses and jeeps are the main form of transportation around the island.