Oslob Cebu Swimming with whaleshark. Its not an authentic nature exhibition. a bittersweet experience. This beautiful creature deserve to roam free...
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Excited to go. Once we arrived from Cebu City we found there was no parking . Roads are dirt . We sat through the introduction of "do and Donts" One of the "dont " was to make sure you dont wear lotions because it could...More
Ups: The whale sharks were huge and insanely beautiful!! The water was very clear which provided us with great visibility. Downs: They take you on a boat and drive about 40 metres away from the shore.. You can literally swim out there yourself. They also...More
I was expecting a lot when planning this for a close encounter with the whale shark. However it turn out not so pleasant as the sea water is extremely chopping. Crowded at the same time. If I had least expect perhaps I won't feel that...More
After listening to a stern talk from the tour company at 5am before seeing the whalesharks - about how to stay minimum 4 metres away from the animals, not to touch or overcrowd them, I was naively shocked at the utter chaos of this experience....More
Like a number of the reviews, I came away from the experience with mixed feelings - exhilarated but doubtful of its propriety and long term effects on the ecosystem. There are measures to protect the environment and the whale sharks - you are not allowed...More
There are not two ways about this - I really did enjoy this experience but a part of me does doubt the ethical stand point on it. On one hand these are animals that were in danger of extinction so this practise has helped to...More
Oslob is 4 hours away from Cebu City. We rode a bus from the South Bus Terminal. Fare is Php120+. There's a lot of whale watching resorts in Oslob and we were dropped off at the partner resort of the bus company. There's an entrance...More