Oslob has become a big hit in tourism industry not just in Cebu but also in the entire Philippines. Who wouldn’t want to swim with the largest shark in the world? As you arrive in Oslob, you can walk around to observe the life in Oslob and see the beautiful beaches that the place offered.
The first thing you do in the whale shark briefing center is to register, a fee for locals is 500 pesos and 1000 pesos for foreigners. There will be a short orientation where people are reminded of rules like not touching the whale sharks and a distance of at least 4 meters from them. There will be a penalty if one of these rules is violated. After the quick orientation, you will fall in line to pay for a ticket, then, you will be given a priority number and wait for a boatman to call you. There are several sizes of a boat that can take 8 and more passengers. You will be given 30 minutes to swim with the whale sharks. The feeding area will smell fishy in the air. You’ll find a lot of fishes that surrounds the whale sharks.
If you haven’t experienced this activity then you’ll have to cope with yourself and must overcome your fear. There are at least three whale sharks a day that is quite amazing. You will be amazed by the generosity and hospitability of the boatmen because they will assist you for you to have great photos with the whale sharks. Surely, 30 minutes with the whale sharks will be one of the most memorable experience you can have in your visit in Cebu. We will not go to convince you to do the whale sharks but we’re suggesting you try it because it’s worth trying than ever.
For your convenience, you can book a Whale Shark Kawasan Falls package with Cebu Tours. We’ll give you the best service that will leave you the best impression of Cebu.