Private Balicasag Island Snorkeling Tour
An Unforgettable Underwater Adventure

Private boat to Balicasag | Dolphin watching,  Balicasag snorkeling and Virgin island

Island tour of Balicasag with dolphin watching, 2 snorkeling points in its Marine Sanctuary, and a visit to Virgin Island.

Embark on a private Balicasag Island Tour, the perfect trip for travelers seeking a day full of marine discoveries and breathtaking natural beauty. This tour provides an unparalleled opportunity for snorkeling in Balicasag Island’s marine sanctuary, witnessing playful dolphins in their natural habitat, and experiencing the pristine white sandbar of Virgin Island. So why wait? BOOK NOW and immerse yourself in the best coral reef in Bohol.

Dolphin Watching – The Start of Your Bohol Balicasag Island Tour

Your day begins early in the morning with a pick-up from your accommodation and a ride to your private boat. The first activity of the day is dolphin watching. As these playful creatures love to surface in the morning, your expert captain will be on the lookout, enhancing your chances of witnessing these magnificent mammals in action.

Visit the Sandbar of Virgin Island – A Piece of Paradise

After the exhilarating dolphin watching experience, your Balicasag Island tour continues to Virgin Island. Famous for its stunning white sandbar emerging from the turquoise waters, this island offers a tranquil experience. Take a stroll on the soft sand and marvel at the beauty of this unique place.

Snorkeling Balicasag Island – Explore a Marine Sanctuary

The highlight of your tour is undoubtedly the snorkeling Balicasag Island experience. As you reach Balicasag, prepare to be awestruck by the crystal-clear waters and the vibrant marine life that dwells beneath. This tour includes two snorkeling points, offering you ample time to swim with sea turtles, explore colorful corals, and discover the island’s tropical fish sanctuary.

Itinerary of Balicasag tour:
Snorkeling in Balicasag

30 Min

Dolphin Watching

In the early hours of the morning, dolphins surface and it’s the ideal moment to have the opportunity to see them jump and enjoy their free life in the sea.

20 Min

Virgin Island Sandbar

Stop at Virgin Island, a white sandbar that emerges from the sea when the tide is low, and thousands of starfish live on its shores. Virgin Island is located on the way from Panglao to Balicasag.

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20 Min

Balicasag: Fish Sanctuary

You will take a rowboat, and the guide will take you to the first snorkeling point in Balicasag, where you will see a myriad of tropical fish enjoying their beautiful reef.

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20 Min

Turtle Watching in Balicasag

Your local guide will take you to the area where he has located the most turtles that day, and you will be able to see several of them, some of which are nearly 100 years old and enormous in size.

Important Information Before Booking Your Balicasag Island Tour


The Balicasag Island tour rate includes all expenses, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for you. It lasts approximately 5 hours and includes a private boat, ensuring you the utmost comfort and safety. Keep in mind that the snorkeling Balicasag Island tour is under the supervision of the Panglao Municipal Government, maintaining the marine sanctuary’s integrity and beauty.

The sandbar at Virgin Island is subject to tidal conditions and may not always be visible. Our experienced boat captain will ensure that your visit coincides with the lowest tide, allowing you to fully enjoy this remarkable spot. However, this might require a slight change in your tour itinerary.

Customizable Balicasag Island Tour Itinerary

Your satisfaction is our top priority, which is why we are flexible with the tour schedule. We understand that each traveler has unique preferences. Whether you wish to spend more time snorkeling Balicasag Island or wish to start your day a little later, we can accommodate your needs. Please inform us of your preferred schedule at the time of booking.

Pickup from your accommodation in Panglao at 6:00AM
Return around 11:00AM



This is the standard schedule for the tour, but we can adapt to a schedule that suits you better.

If you want to start the Balicasag tour later in the day, please note that the chances of seeing dolphins are very low, but the rest of the itinerary remains the same.

The exact timing of the day cannot be guaranteed and depends on various factors such as sea conditions, tides, and the number of people visiting Balicasag that day. However, this approximate schedule can serve as a reference:

  • 6:00AM – Pick up at your accommodation
  • 6:30AM – Boat departure
  • 7:00AM – Dolphin watching
  • 7:45AM – Visit to Virgin Island
  • 8:45AM – Arrival at Balicasag Island
  • 9:15AM – Departure to Balicasag snorkeling points
  • 10:30AM – Departure from Balicasag and return to Panglao
  • 11:00AM – Arrival in Panglao

The itinerary may vary based on the captain’s safety criteria, the tidal coefficient, the number of tourists in Balicasag, or if any of the destinations cannot be accessed due to poor navigation conditions.

Balicasag Island Tour Package Pricing and Availability

We are currently offering a 20% discount in the spirit of the post-Covid reopening.

Our competitive Balicasag Island tour rate is priced per person, with additional discounts for groups. Remember, children under six years old receive a 50% discount!

  • One person: (6626) 5521 philippine pesos
  • 2 pax: (4095) 3412 philippine pesos/ person
  • 3 pax: (3251) 2709 philippine pesos/ person
  • 4 pax: (2829) 2357 philippine pesos/ person
  • 5 pax: (2778) 2315 philippine pesos/ person
  • 6 pax: (2576) 2146 philippine pesos/ person
  • 7 pax: (2431) 2026 philippine pesos/ person
  • 8 pax: (2448) 2041 philippine pesos/ person
  • 9 pax: (2346) 1954 philippine pesos/ person
  • 10 pax: (2272) 1893 philippine pesos/ person



      • Travel insurance is mandatory. If you don’t have one, we can provide you with one.
      • The weather in the Philippines is highly variable, so we recommend bringing sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and a raincoat.
      • Bring comfortable water shoes. Swimwear and spare clothes.
      • If you have your own snorkeling equipment, we recommend bringing it.
      • Don’t forget your waterproof camera!




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