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Oslob Whaleshark Watching

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Great experience, questions of sustainability

First impressions of seeing hundreds of tourists crowded onto a beach, while 10s more circled... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Philip B
via mobile
do it

You have to go very early in the morning to the place. It is super turustic but woth it anyway... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
Stara Tura, Slovakia
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A must visit tourist destination in Southern part of Cebu, Oslob Whaleshark Watching is a daily activity in oslob with 99.9% sightings guaranteed, Powered and operated by WTS TonTon Tours ,Guest can now book directly and enjoy a hassle free tour.
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Oslob 6025, Philippines
+63 909 639 0327
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tourist operation is very close to shore and is marked by buoys. They only operate from 6 am to 12 so if you just wait you will not be harassed by these people if you are in the water. I was staying at a...More

Thank crestrep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great experience, magnifique animals. They are not treated bad, I do not understand the people who say its cruel… why do this animal cant be fed my man ? we feed cows,pigs and chicken...this is just an animal also. Every country earn...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this is my main reason to oslob. had to come see it myself to believe. truly awesome!! we stayed at calumpang area (about 20 minutes away) and had the activity arranged by the hotel. us foreigners had to pay php1300 per pax which included swimming...More

Thank lingwongsl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 6:30 am in Tan-awan, Oslob from Cebu City just on time for the feeding.. I went scuba diving with Brian, local licensed diver. It was an incredible experience. Huge Whale Sharks abound, Brian said in total there are 30 whale sharks in Tan-awan...More

Thank Exploration577570
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were very fortunate to visit Oslob with less crowd thus the selfie with the shark. <3 would not suggest to use the full face mask for snorkling.

Thank Regine V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although it took 3 hours rough journey from Cebu to Oslob, please reserve a day in your itinerary to visit & swim with the whale sharks. We pushed off as early as 6.00 am in order to reach Oslob in time (10.00 am) before the...More

Thank LeenRizal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing, once in a lifetime experience. the whale sharks are massive, and you are allowed into the water to swim with them....quite literally inches away from them. Awesome creatures....and an experience you will remember for a lifetime.....don't miss out....if around....do it.

Thank DeanCannock
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

First impressions of seeing hundreds of tourists crowded onto a beach, while 10s more circled around out at sea weren't great. However, getting that close to such enormous and wonderful creatures was a once in a lifetime experience. There must be some serious questions of...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

It's realy just animal cruelty. It's sad to see such magnificent creatures treated this way. Tons of tourists in the water just inches away from the whalesharks and sometimes even touching them. Unbelievable disappointing experience. They are also beeing fed which leeds to an unnatural...More

Thank Christoph s
Reviewed February 24, 2018

You have to go very early in the morning to the place. It is super turustic but woth it anyway. Short education thath you canot touch the sharks and after you are waiting for your boat. We spend 30 min in the water. It is...More

Thank Duryi5
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