Hinagdanan Cave is a cave on Panglao Island, Dauis in Bohol Province, in the Philippines. It is a naturally lighted cavern with a deep lagoon and many large stalactites and stalagmites.
The cave is lit by sunlight which filters through holes in the ceiling. The underground lake is a popular swimming spot, but it has been known to test for high levels of various pollutants, since it ...
is fed by ground runoff.
The cave is about 100 metres long of beautiful rock formations. The stalactites and stalagmites stick out from the ceiling and floor of the cave as though trying to meet each other. Inside the cave, there's also a lagoon with a greenish surface produced by the green limestone at the bottom of the pool, where people used to bath in the lagoon, however, it has been advised to not go dip into the lagoon because of the karst pollutants present in the water.
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The Philippines had been on our must see list for some time. Every traveler who visits this country sings its praises. On a last minute whim, we added it to our second tour of Asia. We knew if we didn't visit it this time around, we would have regretted it. Researching The Philippines can be slightly overwhelming. There are so many special, unique islands to visit within the country and traveling between them can be costly, unreliable (i.e., cancelled ferry boats), and uncomfortable. However, with a lot of research crammed into a short amount of time, we developed a great couple's guide to Boh ...
It all started with just a normal conversation, "Tara punta tayong Bohol." Then, there I was looking for a promo fare and impulsively booked a trip to Bohol for three (Me, Carla, and Ken). Since were on a budget we're doing a DIY trip (as always); there's a lot of things to do in Bohol but since we're just staying for a short period of time we just did what we can to maximize our stay and here's what we did on our Bohol trip.
Day 1 – Bohol City Tour and Alona Beach Strolling
Call time was 3 AM for our 8 AM departure from NAIA (OA talaga sa aga, ayoko matraffic); from Bulacan to Pasay; ...
It was already our last day in Bohol and some of our friends were already on their way back to Manila. We were still undecided on how to spend the hours we have left before our 2PM flight. Bohol city tour was an option however I was never a fan of city tours so instead we opted to visit Hinagdanan Cave instead due to it's close proximity to our lodge and the airport.
Almost all Jeepney were full of passengers so we decided to hire a tricycle to take us to the cave. Thank goodness for Darwin's haggling skills, we were able to score a P150 fare. Travel time is around just 20 mins.
We decid ...
Itching for a new adventure these days? But still don't know where to go? Don't worry cause I'll be showing you one of Philippines pride and gem of the south, Bohol.
Bohol is famous for chocolate hills, but there are other places to explore in this province.It is located in Central Visayas region. It is one of the popular tourist attraction because of its beaches, diving locations and resorts.
How to get there?
To get here, you need to take a flight from Manila going to Bohol in any local airlines. Be it Cebu Pacific, Air Asia or Philippine Airlines. Just watch out for their promos/se ...
Bohol? Bohol is actually not just about the Chocolate Hills and the endangered Tarsier.
Panglao Island is a part of Bohol which is small enough for you to be able to go to amazing places in just 2-3 days.
Public transportation at Panglao is actually not that easy however "habal-habal" or motorcycle rides are being offered by the locals and you can also rent a motorcycle for 500 pesos a day if you have your driver's license with you. There are also some van rentals that are being offered by some travel agencies with or without a driver, I'm just not sure about the prices but I am sure th ...
You've booked your flight to Bohol, packed your sunnies and swim wear and readied your reservation at Panglao Island, what's next? Of course, you're up for some adventure, sun worshipping and indulge in everything the island has to offer! So here are our suggestions on things to do in Panglao Island, Bohol.
BIKE AND BEACH HOP
Get a good tan and beach bum your way in the white fine sand with a cool juice fresh from a coconut husk. Panglao Island will make you enjoy or relax on its fine sand and pristine beaches. Take pleasure with some of your fellow beach bums or laze and recluse with a ...