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Oslob Whaleshark Watching

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Oslob 6025, Philippines
+63 909 639 0327
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If you value the sharks wellbeing don't come here.

Although I didn't actually get in a boat to feed and snorkel with the sharks I instead opted to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
josh b
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It's true that to see the whaleshark so close is awesome but in general the whole activity is fast... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jordi S
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Barcelona, Spain
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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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  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Oslob 6025, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although I didn't actually get in a boat to feed and snorkel with the sharks I instead opted to dive in the area and hope to see them away from the crowds. Unfortunately whilst diving below to boats and hoards of tourists it was clear...More

Thank josh b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's true that to see the whaleshark so close is awesome but in general the whole activity is fast, bad organized. Moreover I'm not sure about how they disturb the life of the whalesharks but I don't think they enjoy this amount of turist. Not...More

Thank Jordi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a once in a lifetime experience to see the majestic whale sharks up close but it also has its negative sides too. since i'm not an expert i just implore every visitors to just follow the basic guidelines set by the operators. Let's be...More

1  Thank akaong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It' s 3hours ride to go there but worth it. To see the whalesharks so near you is breathtaking. You have to be there early because there is a long queue especially on bank holidays. There are eating places along the road after you finish...More

1  Thank Jocelyn C
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Great experience even if it is very touristic commercialized! However we got 150 jpg pictures plus a great experience. All the equipment was provided!

Thank CMaass72
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

After I go there I learned more about whalesharks. I feel terrible for going was a mistake to go there . I much prefer to see animals in the real wild rather than in such condition Next time I will go to a sea sanctuary...More

1  Thank Alaya L
traveller80880, Guest Relations Manager at Oslob Whaleshark Watching, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2017

We are sorry to hear that.Please be inform that whalewatching in oslob is still considered in wild habitant they are not enclosed nor caged and always protected and watch by marine biologist.

Reviewed October 3, 2017

We were told not to touch the whale sharks however someone forgot to tell the whale sharks not to touch us. They came up under us and pushed us upwards, rubbed against us and flicked us with their tail, playing with us and you could...More

2  Thank Heather S
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Better go there during early morning and weekdays. Or you have wait there for long as they can not cater too many tourists in one time slot. A eye-opening experience and much better than looking thru aquarium glasses!

Thank HIEDWIN Y
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

I was in Panglao when we heard about the opportunity to snorkel with the whale sharks. We booked through Seaside. NOTE: THIS IS ONLY THE TRANSFER from my rental apartment to the island (800) and back, although we decided to take our luggage with us...More

1  Thank Jason H
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Nice to have seen one, but as a marin biologist i must say that i hope it will not last for much longer. The whalesharks are changing their migration ways, they eat the same thing every day instead of diverce foods and there is many...More

3  Thank Trude H
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