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Pamilacan Island Dolphin and Whale Watching Tours

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Dolphin and Whale Tour: great experience!

Our tour was on the 16 May. Our guides Herbert and Tito were prompt (arrived early) and we had the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Michelle C
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London
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Good for watching dolphins!

The trip delivers what it promises = we watched plenty of beautiful dolphins and got some... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Steffen D
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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We provide the best dolphin and whale watching experience here in Bohol. Our spotters and local guides are the former whale hunters of Bohol. They have abandoned the centuries-old hunting tradition and participate in the new alternative livelihood...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Villamor Street | Purok 2, San Vicente, Baclayon 6301, Philippines
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Our tour started out by being picked up at our hotel around 5:30am. We were then drive to the pier and got into the boat. We were the only tourists in our boat but there were two other boats that were doing the same tour....More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Our tour was on the 16 May. Our guides Herbert and Tito were prompt (arrived early) and we had the boat to ourselves which gave an exclusive feel to our day trip. Herbert and Tito were friendly with Herbert explaining the background to tourism in...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The trip delivers what it promises = we watched plenty of beautiful dolphins and got some information on species, eating ritual, etc. That being said the watching part of the tour took around 30 mins. The rest of the tour was a bit dull. We...More

1  Thank Steffen D
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Unfortunatly we can't recommend this Tour Operator for the Dolphin Watching and Pamilcan Island Tour. We paid 2600 PHP/Person for 2 People on a boat. Overall Feedback + pick up from Hotel on time + good boat with friendly staff (but seems not to belong...More

2  Thank DeirdraY1
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I trully recommend it. The price for two people is 2,450 PHP each person. This price includes pick up (at 5:30), lunch, snorkeling gears, snorkeling in sanctuary, guide, dolphin watching and transport by boat from Bohol to Pamilacan and return. I spoke with other travelers...More

2  Thank Mar M
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We took the dolphin and whale watching tour this morning were picked up promptly from our hotel and headed to meet the boat we then headed out and were lucky enough to see lots of dolphins. we then headed to the Marine sanctuary to snorkel...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great tour, the guides do not talk a lot though and the boat is VERY loud, bring earplugs ;). Otherwise we enjoyed the tour very much, especally the beautiful dolphins without the feeling of chasing them. Snorkeling at the marine sanctuary was also beautiful!

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pakatang, Manager at Pamilacan Island Dolphin and Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for your honest review.

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

If you want to bring your kids to watch Dolphins up close and personal, then this private tour is a must! We were picked up at the beach of our hotel and then brought to the site where all the Dolphins play. It was simply...More

Thank Mariel T
pakatang, Manager at Pamilacan Island Dolphin and Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for visiting us here in Pamilacan Island, Bohol, Philippines.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

Jojo the owner arranged our transfers from Cebu to Bohol. We took the SuperCat biz class and it was convenient and comfortable. Jojo's team really made the tour experience feel personalized as we had a great time enjoying the sights in Bohol - they really...More

1  Thank Loren P
pakatang, Manager at Pamilacan Island Dolphin and Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for supporting our marine mammal conservation work in Pamilacan Island in partnership with the former whale hunters of Pamilacan Island.

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I did a private dolphin watching and island hopping trip with Pamilacan tours and it was great! A very early start from Tagbilaran but well worth it, when there were three big pods of dolphins waiting! Spinner dolphins and Rhesus dolphins both made an appearance...More

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pakatang, Manager at Pamilacan Island Dolphin and Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks Ms. Stine for the positive review.

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Michelle C
18 April 2018|
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Response from Loren P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Michelle, Was it through pamilacantours at gmail and pamilacan at yahoo? I can also share their WhatsApp number if you need to reach them faster.
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MichaelR11329
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Response from pakatang | Property representative |
Hi Michael, Below is your copy of the tour package rate for April 1, 2019 valid until March 31,2019. Children ages 3 to 6 years old will be charge 50% of the accompanying adult rate. Children 7 years ols and above will be... More
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