Bohol is a first income class island group province of the Philippines located in the Central visayas Region. The province is a popular tourist destination with its beaches and resorts.
Main Attractions of Bohol
For tourist who make a tour through the country, i recommend you that you to visit Bohol for there attractions, like the tropical forest, smallest monkey in the world and the Chocolate Hills.
NATURAL WONDERS TO VISIT IN BOHOL
CHOCOLATE HILLS– The most famous tourist attraction of Bohol boasts 1,268 cone-shaped hills. The hills are spread over an area of 50 square kilometers and vary in size from 30 meters to 120 meters in height. These are two areas to visit to get a good look at the hills. These are at the Chicolate Hills Complex in Carmen town, and at the Sagbayan Peak.
BOHOL TARSIER– The Philippine Tarsier (Tarsius Syrichta) is one of the smallest promates in the world. Most active at night, their diet consist of insects. The animal is no longer than a grown man’s hand.
PANGLAO ISLAND– One of the famous tourist spots of Bohol which boasts of pristine beaches and white powdery sand. Many full-service beach and dive resorts are located there.
FESTIVALS & EVENTS
- Sandugo Festival (held every Month of July – Bohol’s annual commemoration of the Blood Compact between Rajah Sikatuna and Miguel Lopez de Legazpi. )
- Sinu-og Estokada Festival (held every 29th of September- portrays the victory of the Christian militia over the marauding pirates and likewise depicts the celestial conflict of good and evil.
- Katigbawan Festival (held every June 15 – 17-a festival of culture and tradition conceived by the town leadership as tool for promotions in tourism, ecology, agriculture, folk beliefs and natural environment.)