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Whale Shark Watching in Oslob
Activities in Cebu

Whale Shark Watching in Oslob

  • English English
  • 9 hours - 11 hours
  • Hotel pick up

Can you imagine a better way to spend a day than whale shark watchingsnorkelling in turquoise seasrelaxing by the beautiful Tumalog Waterfalls and exploring the historic centre of Oslob? Experience the best of Cebu on this incredible excursion!

Oslob Whale Shark Watching Itinerary

First thing in the morning on the day of your tour, you'll be picked up from Cebu and taken in the direction of Oslob, where you'll arrive around 8 am. Here, you'll enjoy an introduction to the world of whale sharks and to the whale shark watching activity you're about to embark on.

Then, at around 8:30 am, you'll climb into small boats to begin your unique sealife spotting adventure. As well as whale sharks, there are many different species of marine wildlife who spend their mornings in the waters around Oslob.

Spend around half an hour meeting these incredible animals and taking their photos. What's more, the most daring amongst you will have the opportunity to snorkel with them! Get up close and personal with the world's largest fish and interact with them in their natural habitat - a truly unforgettable experience!

After whale shark watching, you'll be taken to Tumalog Waterfall, a natural pool of crystal-clear water surrounded by palm trees and ferns. There will be time here to relax and enjoy the surrounding natural scenery.

Around 11 am, you'll take a well-earned break to renew your energy with a delicious meal of traditional Cebuano dishes at a local restaurant (included).

Full of tasty food, you'll continue to the area of Cebu island with the most history: Oslob Patrimonial Park. Explore the ruins of the Cuartel, the barracks built by Spanish police in 1860, and the watchtower, or Baluarte, which was used in the 18th century.

You'll also visit Boljoon Church, built in the 18th century, and visit the Carcar Shoe Expo, a market full of locally handmade shoes.

Your day trip will come to an end around 1 pm, when you'll be dropped back off at your hotel.

Hotel pick up

This tour includes a pick up service from hotels in Mactan Resort (meeting time 3 am) or in central Cebu (meeting time 3:30 am).

Complete your experience!

If, in addition to whale shark viewing, you'd like to explore the paradise Kawasan Falls and enjoy a swim in its crystal-clear waters, take a look at this tour, which combines the two!


Per person
Whale shark watching
US$ 64.80
Whale shark watching + snorkelling
US$ 78.60

Whale shark watching

  • Per person

    US$ 64.80

Whale shark watching + snorkelling

  • Per person

    US$ 78.60

More Information


9 hours - 11 hours.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.


English speaking guide.

Pick up from selected hotels.


Lunch in a local restaurant with a soft drink.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up to 3 days before (Cebu local time) if there are still places available.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

US$ 64.80
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts


Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.
When the minimum number of participants (2) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.