Located in Visayas, Bohol is basically a 2hour ride from the city of Cebu in the Philippines. Not many understand at first the popularity of Bohol. However, when you start to learn about it, you are bound to be excited to visit. To kick-start with the first and most important reason is that Bohol is considered to be the 10th largest island in the Philippines. This island is now home to some of the best beaches offering a time of leisure for all tourists. Now, these are a few additional reasons that make visiting Bohol worth in the Philippines.
- Philippine Tarsier –The Philippine tarsier is basically small nocturnal creatures. When it comes to their looks, their face looks quite similar to the likes of a combination of rat, monkey, and bat. You are definitely going to fall in love with these cute creatures. However, you need to be careful as well. This is because they commit suicide if you take a picture of them with the help of flash.
- Chocolate Hills – The popularity of Bohol is due to the presence of chocolate hills which attracts tons of crowd on a daily basis. The chocolate comprises of more than 1000 oddly shaped hills present where the top portion turns brown (similar to the chocolate color) during the dry season. What’s more interesting about this is that scientists have no idea about the appearance of the color.
- Islands and Beaches – As mentioned earlier, Bohol is the 10th largest island in the Philippines which gives rise to a bunch of islands and beaches to visit.
Before you start heading over to Bohol, make sure you get the best package for your Philippines tour.