IJsselstein, Friday, 18 May 2001 (updated: Wednesday, 1 June 2011)
Bohol is located in the central Philippines, and can be conveniently reached by air and boat.
Coming from abroad, you have two options: you can fly to Manila or Cebu. Cebu is the most convenient, but only a limited number of international flights will arrive there. Coming from Europe, you'll need to have a stop-over in either Singapore, Kuala Lumpur or Hong Kong, however, it will save you the hassle of going through Manila (including a transfer from NAIA to the domestic airport, and dealing with stricter luggage-weight restrictions on domestic flights).
If you come via Manila, you'll probably want to take a connecting flight to Tagbilaran, which takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes. It is also possible to take a boat to Bohol, but will take 25 hours, and is only advisable if you have plenty of time at hand and enjoy a trip on sea, or have to travel on a rock-bottom budget or with a lot of luggage. Currently, there are numerous daily flights from Manila to Tagbilaran.
If you fail to catch a direct flight, you can also fly from Manila to Cebu, and then continue by boat. The flying time is about 50 minutes. The transfer by taxi from the airport to the pier takes about 30 minutes in normal traffic conditions, and should cost 165 pesos (2007). The following airlines fly from Manila to Cebu: PAL, Cebu Pacific, Air Philippines, Asian Spirit, Astro Air, and Grand Air.
It is always worthwhile to look for a promotional fare if you fly. You can save a considerable amount of money by asking around a little.
If you come via Cebu, you can take the one and a half hour trip with a fast boat to Tagbilaran. The regular boat to Tagbilaran will take about four hours. It is also possible to take a boat to Tubigon and Talibon, and a number of other towns on Bohol, which may be more convenient if you want to be on the west or north coast of the island.
The most economical way to get from Cebu to Tagbilaran by boat is to catch a ferry to Tubigon, and continue by bus or V-hire from Tubigon to Tagbilaran. This is sometimes both faster and cheaper than taking a boat directly to Tagbilaran.
Note that security regulations on domestic flights in the Philippines no longer allow bringing liquids (such as perfumes and bottles of wine) as carry-on items into the cabin. Even if you had those liquids sealed by duty-free shops on the airport of origin, you may be forced to throw them away if you are not able to place them in your checked-in luggage.
|Tuesday, 12 April 2016 16:20:26 PHT|
|Hi, I need your help. I've been to Cebu and Bohol several years ago. On June 24, 2016, I will be arriving in Cebu together with my relatives from State. We will stay in Cebu and Bohol from June 24- 28,2016. I'm looking for tour offers that are not too expensive. 5 persons all in all . 2 children age 9 and 12, three adults. Please give me information. looking forward to your immediate reply.|
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|Friday, 16 October 2015 08:29:06 PHT|
|Hi. We are planning to do drive from Manila to Tagbilaran. I would just like to ask to those who have done this on what are ferry transfers and how much is the usual cost for it. As far as I know there are 2 ferry transfers, but I dont know the full details and requirements. I have a sedan type vehicle by the way. Appreciate all the helps and inputs.|
|Thursday, 8 October 2015 09:39:08 PHT|
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