Balicasag Reef, Balicasag Island

3.5
#5 of 19 in Nature in Bohol Province
Dive in to take a look at the colorful marine life at Balicasag Reef. See a variety of different sea creatures, from brightly colored clown fish and lionfish to sea slugs, turtles, and giant clams. Rent snorkeling gear on site, or bring your own. Take a break on the beach and try some local food, or bring a snack and kick back while you gaze at the crystal clear water in this tropical paradise. In the mornings dolphins frequent the area. Use our Balicasag Island trip app to add Balicasag Reef and other attractions to your Balicasag Island vacation plans.
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  • We payed 1500 for a private boat for 4 people. It included a 6am dolphin watching ( we saw about 20 of them swimming beside our boat) visit to Balicasag Island, and finished off at Virgin Island. Bali...  more »
  • A great place for diving. Beautiful reef, mnoooogo turtles, some huge! Totally not afraid of people. Seen a tornado of dzhekov, many beautiful coral! Be careful, for diving tickets are needed who must book your dive center. We dove with Tropical divers and DC tickets have been ordered for us in advance. Recommend for diving or snorkeling.
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  • There must have been at least 10-15 different Green Turtles on the reef the day we visited along with Mantis Shrimp and eels! Turtles, eels and swarms of small fish over the table corals made the dive...  more »

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