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8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

Before we deep dive into the list of the best beaches in Bohol, here’s what you need to know. 

Bohol and its Islands

Bohol, located in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines, is renowned for its Chocolate Hills, beautiful beaches, and rich marine wildlife. The main island of Bohol is surrounded by 70 smaller islands. When visiting Bohol, you shouldn’t miss Balicasag and Panglao islands, as well as the Virgin island (a long sandbar, very close to Panglao). Our list features beaches on the island of Panglao, as well as three beaches on Bohol’s main island (Can-Uba Beach, Quinale Beach, and Anda Beach). Additionally, it includes Virgin Island and Pamilacan Island, which are located not far from Panglao. So many beaches and destinations might be overwhelming, so we hope this list helps you plan your journey with peace.

Alona Beach, Panglao Island

Located on the Panglao Island, Alona Beach is perhaps the most famous beach in the region. The beach has pristine white sands and crystal-clear water make it a postcard-perfect destination, as well as lots of bars and restaurants lined along the beach. During the day, it’s a fantastic spot for snorkeling and diving, offering a glimpse into the substantial underwater world.

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

Alona Beach- Plenty of activities and a rich nightlife scene. 

Dumaluan Beach, Panglao Island

Dumaluan Beach, with its shallow waters and quiet, less crowded atmosphere, is a perfect destination for families with kids and anyone seeking a more laid-back beach experience. It offers plenty of space to relax and play, making it a great choice for those who value tranquility. The entrance fee for Dumaluan Beach is 25 pesos

Virgin Island

Virgin Island (also known as Pungtud Island) is a sandbar located approximately 15 minutes away from Panglao Island by boat. Despite its size, Virgin Island offers a calm and relaxing beach, with clear turquoise waters, and an opportunity for many new experiences.

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

Virgin Island- Excellent for adventure seekers and nature lovers.

Balicasag Island

Balicasag Island is a small island only 20 minutes away from Panglao, famous for its marine sanctuary. The island attracts diving and snorkeling enthusiasts with its vibrant coral reefs and crystal clear waters, a home to a diverse list of marine life. For that reason, Balicasag is the ideal spot for snorkeling.

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

Balicasag Island- A paradise for snorkelers and divers.

Can-Uba Beach, Bohol Main Island

Located in Hagna, Can-Uba Beach is perfect for those looking for a less crowded beachOne unique aspect of Can-Uba Beach is its stones, lining the shore. Walking on these stones provides a pleasant sensation, some might say like receiving a foot massage.

Anda Beach, Bohol Main Island

For those who love off-the-beaten-path destinations, Anda Beach is a hidden gem worth exploring. Located on the eastern part of Bohol, Anda offers an unspoiled beauty with its long stretch of fine white sand and turquoise waters.

Quinale Beach, Bohol Main Island

Not far away from Anda Beach, you can find Quinale Beach, for its fine and powdery white sand that feels incredible beneath your feet. The sand at Quinale Beach is incredibly soft, making it easy to slip through your fingers with the breeze. This beautiful beach stretches for 3 kilometers, and offers stunning turquoise waters, and beautiful sunset views.

Pamilacan Island

East of Balicasag Island lies the captivating Pamilacan Island, known for its rich marine wildlife. This island presents an opportunity to engage with a diverse array of aquatic life. It’s a great spot for dolphin-watching and snorkeling.

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

Pamilacan Island- Rich world underwater. 

Island Hopping Tours

If you’re looking for some island hopping tours and experiences, we’ve got you covered.

Virgin Island Sunset Tour

This half-day tour will take you for a trip of relaxation on the Virgin Island sandbar. You can sunbathe, relax in the shallow waters, meet travelers from all around the world, and enjoy a hassle-free adventure.

Pamilacan Island Paradise

This tour lets you explore the stunning Pamilacan Island. You’ll have the chance to go on a guided snorkeling adventure using our provided snorkeling gear. In addition, enjoy some free time in the village and don’t miss out on the opportunity to watch dolphins during your visit.

8 BEST BEACHES IN BOHOL

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