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Cebu City: Whale Shark Swimming & Kawasan Falls Canyoneering

Cebu City: Whale Shark Swimming & Kawasan Falls Canyoneering

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime swimming experience with whale sharks. Your private guide will take you on a scenic journey from Cebu's East Coast to the town of Oslob to capture a sight of this magnificent fish. Snorkel and swim alongside these gentle giants in their natural habitat. After swimming alongside your new fish friends, you'll arrive at Badian for lunch before your canyoneering adventure. You'll travel to the jump-off point and swim, climb, rappel, and more all over Badian's picturesque cliffs—don't miss an opportunity to jump off cliffs as high as thirty feet.  Come down from your heart-pounding jumps with a relaxing swim in the beautiful waters of the beautiful and serene Kawasan Falls. You'll be brought back to your hotel carrying priceless memories and the thrill of adventure in your heart.

Cebu: Whale Shark Swim and Kawasan Canyoneering Group Tour

Cebu: Whale Shark Swim and Kawasan Canyoneering Group Tour

Your journey begins at an early dawn morning departure from your hotel pick-up (Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu City, or Mandaue City) embarking on a shared group transfer to the whale shark watching site on a 2-hour and 30-minute drive to Oslob. Upon arrival, we promptly exit the vehicle to secure our priority number from the tourism staff of Oslob's LGU. Afterward, take a leisurely stroll or indulge in the renowned local delights for breakfast while awaiting our turn. When our number is called, revel in 30-45 minutes of enchanting moments with the gentle giants of the sea, the Whale Sharks. Receive a detailed briefing from the guides, learning about whale shark behavior and the essential guidelines for a responsible and respectful interaction. Then, board a traditional outrigger boat and enjoy an unforgettable aquatic adventure as you snorkel with giant whale sharks. Capture close encounters and playful swims, creating lasting memories. Post this awe-inspiring experience, return promptly to meet our driver for the next leg of our adventure. Then a scenic 2-hour drive leads us to the breathtaking Kawasan Falls for an adrenaline-pumping canyoneering experience. Upon arrival at the canyoneering starting point, explore picturesque canyons and natural rock formations on a thrilling journey in the wild. Navigate through the canyons, taking on thrilling cliff-jumping challenges of varying heights. Cheer on your fellow participants as they embrace each adrenaline-pumping leap. Dive into refreshing pools, swim through natural water formations, and trek together through the stunning landscapes. Reach the grand finale at Kawasan Falls, where the entire group celebrates the culmination of the canyoneering adventure with exhilarating jumps into the crystal-clear pools. Enjoy a well-deserved and included Lunch near Kawasan Falls before returning to your hotel. (You may take the included lunch before or after the Canyoneering activity) After completing the canyoneering course, participants return to the starting point, where transportation back to their accommodations. This tour offers a perfect blend of marine adventure and adrenaline-fueled canyoneering, providing participants with unforgettable memories of Cebu's natural wonders.

Cebu: Kawasan Falls Canyoneering & Cliff Jump Private Tour

Cebu: Kawasan Falls Canyoneering & Cliff Jump Private Tour

Visit one of the most beautiful falls in the Philippines. Located in Badian, Kawasan Falls is famous for it's 3-layered waterfall. If you've got a taste for a real, heart-stopping adventure in the heart of Cebu, canyoning at the famous cliffs of Badian is the answer. Start your day with a comfortable pick-up from your hotel to Badian. You will be given some time to find a place to have breakfast. Meet up with your friendly guide and learn the basic safety procedures of canyoneering to fully enjoy the tour. The day will be filled with picturesque scenes of the waterfalls and thrilling adventures through Cebu's natural sites. Test your nerves as you trek through creeks and streams along Badian River, as you weave through caves and through rapid rivers. Many exciting activities await you such as the opportunity to jump and rappel from cliffs and swim through canyons. After canyoneering, unwind by Kawasan Falls, Cebu’s famous 3-tiered waterfall before enjoying a hearty lunch by the crystal-blue pools and lush forests. The falls are in turquoise color and perfect for amazing photos. Afterward, if you're feeling adventurous, take the opportunity to jump from 7 cliff-diving points that reach up to 6 meters high into the deep blue water.

Cebu: Osmeña Peak and Kawasan Falls Canyoneering Day Trip

Cebu: Osmeña Peak and Kawasan Falls Canyoneering Day Trip

Enjoy a pickup from your hotel and start the day with this exciting tour to Cebo south.  The first stop is Osmeña Peak, the highest peak in Cebu with a cluster of green jagged hills and an elevation of around 1,000 meters above sea level. Take an easy hike to the peak where you are able to watch the sunrise and get a birds-eye view of Cebu.  Before the tour continues, take a break and enjoy lunch at Kawasan. The Kawasan Falls is 131 feet high and considered one of the most beautiful falls in the Philippines. Take a refreshing dip at the picturesque falls and try adventurous dives.  Come back to your accommodation in Cebu by approximately 4:00 PM.

Moalboal with Canyoneering Tour (Shared Tour)

Moalboal with Canyoneering Tour (Shared Tour)

Swim among thousands of fish and watch the sardine run in Moalboal. Snorkel alongside sea turtles in their natural habitat. Dine on delicious seafood in a seaside restaurant. Bask in the sun on White Sand Beach and finish up the day with a cup of coffee on the way back to Cebu City. Itinerary: *Sardine Run *Sea Turtle Activity *Panagsama Beach *Carcar Pasalubong * Full Course Canyoneering in Kawasan Falls

From Cebu: Oslob Whale Shark Snorkeling and Canyoning Tour

From Cebu: Oslob Whale Shark Snorkeling and Canyoning Tour

This full-day trip starts from Cebu. After a 3-hour drive, you will arrive at Oslob to try whale shark snorkeling that can only be experienced here. You don't have to be a great swimmer to get close to them as you'll have a full life jacket. The whale sharks are very tame and harmless. You will have an unforgettable experience! After snorkeling, you will go to Kawasan Falls, the largest waterfall in Cebu, for canyoning. Go down the river, traverse the rocks, slide down natural chutes and then jump into the deep pool! You will be accompanied by a professional instructor along the way. Since these two locations are 2.5 to 3 hours away from Cebu by car, joining our round-trip tour ensures you have a productive and fun day out. We will send you back to the city in the evening at the end of the tour. After that, you can go to a spa for some rest and relaxation or enjoy a wonderful dinner at the various restaurants and bars. We can also arrange GoPro action cameras to snap great photos - you'll take home some amazing memories with you.

Cebu: Moalboal Sardine Snorkel and Kawasan Canyoneering Tour

Cebu: Moalboal Sardine Snorkel and Kawasan Canyoneering Tour

Experience the thrill of canyoneering in Kawasan and snorkel with sardines and sea turtles in Moalboal on a full-day adventure from Cebu. Slide down natural water chutes, leap into crystal-clear pools, and witness the sardines run in Moalboal. Start your day with a comfortable pickup from select cities on the island of Cebu. Begin your adventure with a guided snorkeling tour in Moalboal. Witness millions of shimmering sardines moving in unison, creating an awe-inspiring underwater spectacle. Have the chance to spot and swim alongside majestic sea turtles, offering a chance for intimate encounters with these gentle giants. Keep your energy up during the trip with a delicious lunch. Transfer to to Kawasan for a thrilling canyoneering tour. Embark on an adrenaline-pumping journey, as you traverse lush canyons, slide down natural water chutes, and leap into crystalline pools amidst breathtaking waterfalls. Experience thrilling jumps, slides, and rappels through stunning canyons and waterfalls, providing an exciting journey amidst the breathtaking natural scenery in the Philippines. Return to your accommodation in Cebu at the end of your unforgettable tour.

Cebu: Group Tour Kawasan Falls Canyoneering with Ziplining

Cebu: Group Tour Kawasan Falls Canyoneering with Ziplining

Embark on the ultimate adventure with our group tour to Kawasan Falls Canyoneering, featuring exhilarating ziplining! Experience the thrill of navigating through natural water slides, jumping off cliffs into crystal-clear pools, and soaring above the lush landscape on thrilling ziplines. Our expert guides ensure a safe and unforgettable journey, making this an adventure you'll remember for a lifetime. Join us and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Kawasan Falls while indulging your adventurous spirit!

Cebu Shared Tour: Whaleshark Swimming & Kawasan Canyoneering

Cebu Shared Tour: Whaleshark Swimming & Kawasan Canyoneering

As the morning sun painted the skies in hues of gold, anticipation filled the air as participants gathered at various hotels across Cebu. The Cebu Join Tours van, a beacon of adventure, arrived promptly, ready to transport a diverse group of eager travelers to the day's escapade. The journey commenced with introductions, a melting pot of backgrounds and stories converging for a shared experience. The van's interior buzzed with excitement as the group set forth towards Oslob, the first chapter in their Cebu adventure. Arriving at the coastal town, the salty breeze hinted at the oceanic wonders awaiting. Boarding a boat, the group sailed into the vast expanse, where shadows beneath the surface betrayed the presence of whalesharks. Snorkeling gear adorned, the participants descended into the azure waters, encountering these gentle giants in their natural habitat. The sheer magnitude of the creatures left everyone in awe, creating an immediate bond among strangers, united by the shared privilege of this ethereal experience. Back on dry land, the journey shifted gears towards Badian. The scenic drive showcased Cebu's diverse landscapes, a visual prelude to the upcoming canyoneering adventure. Expert guides welcomed the group, weaving safety instructions with tales of local lore, setting the stage for the day's adrenaline-fueled exploits. The trek unfolded through dense jungles, revealing natural water slides, jumps, and challenging rock formations. Laughter and encouragement echoed as the group navigated the canyons, forging connections with each splash and leap. The camaraderie among participants grew, turning the journey into a collective triumph of overcoming challenges and savoring the thrill of pushing personal boundaries. The climax awaited at Kawasan Falls, a three-tiered cascade surrounded by emerald pools. Some chose to challenge their bravery with cliff jumps, while others reveled in the serene beauty of the natural pools. It was a fitting reward after the high-energy canyoneering expedition, a moment of collective reflection and celebration. Gathering at a rustic locale, the group shared a hearty local meal, savoring the flavors unique to Cebu. Stories flowed freely, each dish becoming a conversation starter, and newfound friendships solidifying over shared experiences. The tour had seamlessly transformed strangers into a close-knit community, a testament to the power of shared adventures. Back at their hotels, participants found themselves with a heart full of memories and a longing for more such immersive journeys. The echoes of laughter, the rush of adrenaline, and the tranquil moments by Kawasan Falls became chapters in the story of their Cebu adventure—a tale written by Cebu Join Tours, where every moment unfolded as a shared narrative of wonder, courage, and camaraderie.

Oslob: Sumilon Sand Bar, Whale Sharks & Snorkeling Day Trip

Oslob: Sumilon Sand Bar, Whale Sharks & Snorkeling Day Trip

Take a scenic drive along the Southern Cebu coastline, spot some turtles and whale sharks, and lounge in the sun on this day trip. Begin your adventure bright and early, and be picked up from your hotel lobby at 3 AM. Hear a short briefing on basic safety and what to look for, kit yourself out in snorkeling gear, and hop in the water for a whale shark encounter. Have a truly unique experience with Oslob's famous whale sharks. Next, visit the gorgeous Sumilon Island with its stunning beaches and cerulean blue water. See the famous and beautiful white sand bar of Sumilon Island up close. Lastly, gear up with your snorkel and mask. Stop at a world-class diving and snorkeling location in Moalboal and see protected coral and native marine species. Swim among the fish, and even feed them. Catch a glimpse of sea turtles at Turtle Bay or find yourself surrounded by huge schools of Cebu's famous sardines.

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What people are saying about Badian

Overall rating

4.7
(89 reviews)

This was by far one of the best experiences of our two week trip in the Philippines. The scenery, the thrills, but more importantly the guides. They were attentive and fun! They got the best pictures for us and made sure we were having a good time! Everything from the hotel pick up to drop off was flawless. I did it for my birthday and am so glad I did! 100% recommend.

It was incredible! Our guide Norvena was super helpful and descriptive. Even though there weren’t many reviews, and we thought was a bit pricey, it was worth every penny! We saw the gorgeous sardine run and some turtles, and had a once in a lifetime canyoneering experience. Would definitely recommend to those seeking adventure in Cebu!

Today I experienced this tour, it was such a delightful, amazing, fulfilled day. I couldn’t have asked for anything better. All of the tour guides were amazing. The people were amazing. Definitely worth the money!!! Once in a lifetime opportunity. Highly recommend!!!

The tour was great, the tour guides were really good very informative and felt safe during the activity

Excellent activity, excellent location, fantastic guides,excellent value