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Oslob Whale Shark Watching from Cebu City or Mactan Island

Klook

A unique opportunity to see these majestic sharks up close!

Wishlist
  • Free Cancelation - 72 Hrs Notice
  • Show Mobile or Printed Voucher
  • 10 Hrs Duration
  • English
  • Private Group
  • Hotel Pick Up
  • Tick off a bucketlist experience: swim and snorkel with whale sharks in the Philippines
  • Enjoy a scenic 3 hour drive along the Southern Cebu coastline accompanied by an experienced local driver
  • Participate in shark feeding and explore surrounding coral reefs
  • After your whaleshark experience, you may opt to climb up the amazing Tumalog Falls!
  • Traveling solo? Go on an adventure with new friends on Klook's Oslob Whale Shark Watching Join In Day tour!
Most Recent Review

  • 8 Aug 2018
    Great tour! Driver was on time and knowledgeable about the tour. We didnt have to wait on a line. Whale tour was definitely a great experience. The water fall was beautiful. Will definitely go again and recommend to others.

US$ 54.25 67.35

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  • Standard Sedan (Group of 1-4)

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    Inclusive Of:

    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Driver

    Not Inclusive Of:

    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)

    US$ 54.25

    67.35

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    Inclusive Of:

    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
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    Not Inclusive Of:

    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)
  • Standard AUV (Group of 5-7)

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    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Driver

    Not Inclusive Of:

    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP 120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)

    US$ 67.35

    76.69

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    Inclusive Of:

    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Driver

    Not Inclusive Of:

    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP 120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)
  • Standard Van (Group of 8-14)

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    Inclusive Of:

    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Driver

    Not Inclusive Of:

    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP 120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)

    US$ 86.05

    90.69

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    • Private tour
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
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    • Snorkeling and Swimming Fee (please select add on)
    • Tumalog Falls Entrance Fee (PHP 120)
    • Lunch
    • Fuel fees (approximately PHP800 for sedan and AUV and PHP1,000 for van)
What To Expect

Ready for an adrenaline rush? Travel via private car charter to Oslob where you'll get up close to the friendly whale sharks on your trip to Cebu. This slow-moving filter-feeding carpet shark is one of the largest known fish species - and a true sight to behold. On the trip, you will not only get to snorkel and swim with the whale sharks, but also participate in the feeding. You will need to wake up bright and early for this adventure and get to your hotel lobby in time for your 5:00am pick up. The trip starts with a scenic drive along the Southern Cebu coastline. Once you arrive in Oslob, get your snorkeling gear (provided if you select the Snorkeling and Swimming Fee add-on) and hop in the water for your whale shark encounter. Afterwards, you can opt to discover the hidden gem that is Tumalog Falls, and then enjoy lunch at your own expense, before heading back to your hotel.

Snorkel with the Whale Sharks in Oslob
Feel your heart beat as you get up close to the majestic whale sharks
Oslob whale sharks
Swim and snorkel with the sharks - snorkeling gear is provided if you select the add on
Tumalog Falls
Take photos of the beautiful tiered Tumalog waterfall
Tumalog falls Cebu
Stand under the falls and enjoy the cool water
Activity Information
Confirmation

Confirmation:

  • You will receive a confirmation email and voucher instantly after booking
  • In the event that you do not receive an email from us, please check your Spam folder or notify us via email
Itinerary

Itinerary:

  • 5:00am hotel pick up
  • 8:00am arrive in Oslob
  • 8:30am snorkel and swim with the whale sharks
  • 9:30am option to visit Tumalog Falls
  • 12:00pm lunch at own expense
  • 1:00pm end of tour
  • 3:00pm drop off at the hotel
Insider Tips

What To Bring:

  • Swimwear
  • A change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Sun hat
  • Toiletries
  • Towel for showering
Additional Information

Additional Information:

  • No Sighting Policy: There is a possibility that whale sharks may not be seen during the tour due to unpredictable nature, inclement weather and other environmental factors that are beyond our control. In such occurrence, please note that no refunds will be issued
  • Local tour guide fee (PHP300) is compulsory during peak season and holidays: 1-6 February (Chinese New Year), 15-18 February (Chinese New Year), 28 March-1 April (Holy Week), 28 April-1 May (Labor Day), 1-4 November (All Saint’s and Soul’s Day), 21-26 December (Christmas), 27 December-1 Jan (New Year)
  • Children aged 0-7 are not allowed to participate in the snorkeling activity with the whale shark but will be allowed to watch from the boat
  • At the end of the trip, the vehicle must be returned with a full tank of gas
  • An additional surcharge will apply if pick up or drop off locations are outside of Cebu City or Mactan Island. Operator will reconfirm the surcharge amount in advance
  • All additional fees must be paid in cash (PHP) directly to the driver
How To Use
  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity
  • The voucher is valid only on the tour date and time specified
  • Please bring a photo ID (i.e. passport, drivers license) on the day of your tour as proof of nationality

Pick Up Information:

  • Pick up time: 5:00am
  • Your exact pick up time will be reconfirmed by your guide in advance
Cancelation Policy
  • Full refunds will be issued for cancelations made at least 72 hours prior to the activity
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Reviews (126) 4.4
  • JOSEPH 8 Aug 2018
    Great tour! Driver was on time and knowledgeable about the tour. We didnt have to wait on a line. Whale tour was definitely a great experience. The water fall was beautiful. Will definitely go again and recommend to others.
  • james 2 Aug 2018
    Was Awsome experience. Would do it again. Was nice to be in a private car and not a van.
  • Crisanto 1 Aug 2018
    It was fine, too much driving time. It's best to stay there for the night to enjoy the rest of the nearby sights have to offer. We still enjoyed our time with the whale sharks.
  • Jetson 31 Jul 2018
    great day activity overall.
  • Nga Man Carmen 18 Jul 2018
    The private car whale shark tour for 2 was really nice, the private car is new, our driver Fredo was very professional, fast yet safe, the drive from Mactan to Oslob was 3hr30mins, when we arrived at Oslob, the driver gave clear instructions, the wait time is not long, the Tamalog fall is really beautiful, like heaven, Fredo brought us to a restaurant for lunch, then return at noon, the drive is 4hr30mins, I m not surprise to pay the gas as it was stated in the description that it’s about 800-1000, but I paid $1540peso for gas, this is for you guys reference, and we tipped him about 300.
  • Miguel Jr 14 Jul 2018
    The activity was fun. Although, you should include in the exclusion the Php300 boat fee. If youre not gonna avail the add on of Php500, youre gonna watch from the shore which youre gonna have a hard time seeing the whales.
  • CHINGYI 11 Jul 2018
    We enjoy happy hours over there thanks Ramil~~~nice guidance!
  • Daniel 11 Jul 2018
    The whale shark itself was amazing. However, just had a little problem with the private driver who kept on falling asleep but he was nice to assist and he helped us to get in the activity area fast. There was also a gopro rental at the are.

    Reply from Klook

    Thank you for choosing Klook and taking time to leave us a review! We are very sorry to hear that you had to experience such a situation. Rest assured, this is not the type of service which Klook offers or permits our local operator to provide. We will surely raise this matter to the product manager and local operator to improve and provide an excellent service to all our customers. Thank you once again for your valuable time spent in leaving us a review.
  • Becky Ruth 8 Jul 2018
    I will still give a review even We didn't push through as we cancelled our tour last minute. I've contacted (our supposedly) the driver to inform we will not be going due to emergency and he called immediately to really check and said that we will call also their office to let them know. Kudos to the driver and the staff who replied my message. We wil still book this activity next time.
  • Pomsang 5 Jul 2018
    There were too many groups for this activities so be there as early as you could. as before, it was amazing to see the giant whale shark + the waterfall was so beautiful. The driver was very helpful and reliable. He even had found our missing clothes and got us back on the next day. Thank you so much.
FAQs

Activity Q&A

Q: If I have to catch a ship to Bohol after the whale shark experience, can the driver take us directly to the pier instead of our hotel?

A: Yes, the driver can bring you to Argao or Cebu Port to catch boat going to Bohol.

Q: Can driver pick up travelers from the airport?

A: Yes, customers may be picked up from the Mactan International Airport. Please provide flight details for operator's reference.

Q: How will fuel fees be calculated?

A: Before heading back to your drop off location, the driver will refill the gas tank and you will pay the fuel charge on the spot. All additional fees must be paid in cash (PHP) directly to the driver

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