BOHOL: WHERE TO GO THIS SUMMER?

5 REASONS TO LOVE BLUEWATER PANGLAO

Scrolling through my FB newsfeed, I can see proud graduates in their togas and their profile photos changed to their graduation photos with long messages of thanks to the people who played a vital role in their success. And right after marching down the aisle of success is summer vacay! Nevertheless, congratulations, graduates!

We all know that summer is a great time to travel. Its temperature draws crowds of travelers across countries and continents. But eventhough airfare and hotel prices rise, this won’t stop tourists and travelers to visit the Philippines – specifically, Bohol.

With 7,107 islands to choose from, planning a trip to the Philippines can really be overwhelming in some ways for some travelers. But, it’s not a surprise if Bohol will make it to the top cut for Bohol has an array of aweinspiring destinations worth visiting. So, this summer, venture into unchartered teritory and make sure to customize your Bohol tour with these underrated spots.

Wondering what are the best places to visit in Bohol? Lock your eyes as I give you some of the finest and underrated destinations and even the up-and-booming spots in this humble island of Bohol.

1. HIMONTAGON HILLS
Location: Loay, Bohol
Himontagon Hills is about 20kms from the heart of Bohol – Tagbilaran City. This scenic spot overlooking the Bohol Sea is worth the bumpy ride for getting there is not easy as some parts of the road are rough.
Trivia: Mount Hibok-Hibok in Camiguin is visible during clear weather.
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2. PAHANGOG TWIN FALLS
Location: Guingoyuran, Dimiao, Bohol
The Pahangog Twin Falls is about 30m high and it’s sorrounded by cliffs boasting a lush forest of tropical trees in a dense forest.
Trivia: We walked for 30-45mins before reaching the waterfalls. Yup, it’s that far! But hey! It’s definitely worth it.

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3. ANISLAG SPRING
Location: Valencia Bohol
Anislag Spring is an undiscovered protected natural spring in the rural area of Valencia Bohol – a good place to relax with an affordable price of P10.00 for the spring’s conservation.
Trivia: Before reaching the spring, you would have to pass by tall trees standing like the mahoganies at the man-made forest.

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4. PANGAS FALLS
Location: Dagohoy, Bilar, Bohol
Pangas Falls is a wondrous spot 20-minute away from the national road of Bilar. Enjoy the beauty of three waterfalls for only P10.00
Trivia: Expect foreigners to be sunbathing in the area because when we went there, there were more than a dozen of them.

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There you have it! Your first batch of underrated spots here in Bohol. I will be uploading 4 spots every after three days. I will try my best to be able to share these spots to you all.

All photos were taken by yours truly.

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