CDL Bohol Travel Guide. Bohol is a popular tourist destination in the Philippines known for its natural wonders, rich history, and ecological treasures. The province is home to the famous Chocolate Hills, a natural monument consisting of over 1,000 cone-shaped hills that turn brown during the dry season. Other top attractions include the Tarsier Conservation Area, where visitors can see the world’s smallest primates, and the Loboc River, where tourists can take a scenic river cruise and enjoy a buffet lunch while being serenaded by local musicians. Bohol also boasts beautiful beaches, such as Alona Beach and Panglao Island, and stunning cave pools like Hinagdanan Cave . For nature lovers, there are plenty of opportunities to go island-hopping, trekking, and mountain biking. With its diverse range of attractions, Bohol is an ideal destination for couples, honeymooners, families, adventure-seekers alike, and those who wanted to do a Bohol escapade. Due to it’s wonderful tourist destination, we the CreativeDevLabs team decided to celebrate our Christmas Party in Bohol . Be Mesmerize to our Bohol Escapade and Christmas Party 2023!
Time travel : Bato-Bohol Port (3hours)
Transportation: Ferry / local boat
Passenger Fee-420 (economy section)
Day 1 (Itinerary)
Our team went to CHOCOLATE HILLS the ever famous chocolate alike mountains . There are at least 1,260 hills, but there may be as many as 1,776 hills spread over an area of more than 50 square kilometers (20 sq. mi). The hills are located throughout the towns of Carmen, Batuan and Sagbayan . The hills are called “Chocolate Hills ” since the green grasses covered in the mountain will turns brown during the dry season.
Entrance Fee : Viewpoint Complex is PHP 100.
Visiting Hours: 8 am – 8 pm
SIKATUNA(MIRROR OF THE WORLD)
Next, SIKATUNA(MIRROR OF THE WORLD) the famous destination in Bohol located at SIKATUNA BOHOL . The team really did enjoy the place since it showcase the famous destination that can be seen abroad they call it “BOHOLLYWOOD” short for Bohol Hollywood. Mirror of the world would want their visitors to feel the vibe abroad .
Entrance Fee: 200 Pesos Adults night time (6 pm to 9 pm) 200 Pesos Adults daytime (7 am to 6 pm)
Environmental Fee: 20.00
CORELLA BOHOL PLAZA
Corella Bohol Plaza is a charming destination that offers a blend of natural beauty and cultural heritage, this picturesque plaza is a must-visit for travelers seeking a serene and historically rich experience. Nestled in the heart of Corella, Bohol, the plaza is surrounded by lush greenery and exudes a tranquil ambiance. Visitors are greeted by a well-maintained park adorned with vibrant flowers, towering trees, and a central fountain. The plaza’s layout is designed to encourage leisurely strolls and peaceful moments of relaxation. The serene atmosphere makes it an ideal spot for picnics, photography, or simply unwinding amidst nature’s embrace.
• Historical Significance: The plaza is not only a natural haven but also holds historical importance. It is home to the Corella Church and Convent, which are recognized as National Cultural Treasures. These centuries-old structures showcase remarkable Spanish colonial architecture and provide insight into the region’s heritage.
Entrance Fee : None
Visiting Hours: The plaza is open to the public throughout the day, allowing visitors to enjoy its beauty at their convenience.
Wildlife Sanctuary: In addition to its cultural allure, Corella is renowned for the nearby Tarsier Sanctuary, where visitors can observe the adorable and endangered Philippine tarsiers in their natural habitat. This makes the plaza a perfect starting point for a day of exploring the area’s unique wildlife.
Entrance Fee :100 pesos
Visiting Hours : 8:30 am-3:00 pm.
The team from CreativeDevLabs had an unforgettable experience as they gathered to celebrate the festive season in this beautiful location. The Scenic Beauty of Casa Teofista is a stunning villa nestled in the heart of Alona Beach, offering breathtaking views of the sea and the surrounding landscape. The team was immediately captivated by the villa’s unique architecture, which seamlessly blends modern design with traditional Filipino elements. The lush greenery and tranquil atmosphere provided the perfect backdrop for a relaxing and enjoyable Christmas party. A Festive Feast The team indulged in a delicious feast prepared by the villa’s talented chefs. The menu featured a variety of local and international dishes, ensuring that everyone’s taste buds were satisfied. The peaceful surroundings of Casa Teofista provided the perfect setting for quiet contemplation and relaxation. The team members shared stories, made new connections, and strengthened existing bonds.
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Day 2 ( Itinerary)
Bohol Bee Farm: A Hidden Gem in the Philippines Bohol Bee Farm is a unique and enchanting destination located in the Dao, Duis Panglao Island, Bohol. This eco-friendly resort offers a serene and relaxing atmosphere, perfect for those seeking a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The farm is home of a variety of attractions, including a bee farm, a butterfly sanctuary, and a beautiful garden filled with exotic plants and flowers. As the teams from strolled through the Bohol Bee Farm, they were filled with a sense of wonder and awe. The lush greenery and vibrant colors of the flowers created a breathtaking landscape that seemed to stretch on forever. The gentle sound of bees buzzing in the background added to the peaceful atmosphere, making it the perfect setting for a team-building activity. The teams were particularly fascinated by the bee farm, where they learned about the importance of bees in pollination and the production of honey. They were also amazed by the butterfly sanctuary, where they had the opportunity to see these beautiful creatures up close and personal. As they continued their stroll, the teams couldn’t help but feel a sense of camaraderie and team spirit. The serene environment of the Bohol Bee Farm allowed them to connect with each other on a deeper level, fostering a sense of unity and collaboration. The Perfect Destination for escapade, Bohol Bee Farm is an ideal destination , offering a unique and memorable experience for all participants. The farm’s natural beauty and educational attractions provide a perfect setting for team members to bond and work together towards a common goal. Whether it’s learning about the importance of bees or admiring the beauty of the butterfly sanctuary, the teams from CreativeDevLabs left the Bohol Bee Farm with a renewed sense of purpose and a deeper appreciation for the natural world. This experience not only strengthened the team dynamics but also provided them with a lasting memory of their time together.
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Hinagdanan Cave is a popular attraction in Bohol, known for its stalactites and stalagmites. The cave is situated about 12 KM from Tagbilaran City and can be reached by taking a car or taxi directly from the city or by availing of tour packages that include the cave in their itineraries. During the strolling experience, the team from CreativeDevLabs felt a mix of awe and excitement as they explored the cave’s unique rock formations. The cave is about 100 meters long and features beautiful stalactites and stalagmites from the ceiling to the floor. The cave is lit by sunlight filtering through the ceiling and an underground lake. The team also noticed some drawings on the cave walls, which historians believe may have been used as a shelter in the past. Cave’s green surface, produced by the green limestone at the bottom of the pool, is a popular spot for bathing and swimming. The team enjoyed the refreshing water and the serene atmosphere of the cave, making it a memorable experience for them.
Entrance Fee : 100 pesos/ person
Visiting Hours : 7:30am-5pm
The resort is known for its cleanliness and welcoming atmosphere, making it the perfect location for a team-building event. The team spent the day strolling around the resort, enjoying the beautiful views and engaging in various activities. The team took a leisurely stroll around the resort, taking in the stunning views of the surrounding landscape. In addition team played some games during their stroll, fostering team spirit and camaraderie. They engaged in activities that encouraged communication, collaboration, and problem-solving, all while enjoying the beautiful surroundings of the Cliffside Resort.
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Day 3 (ITINERARY)
The Bilar Man-Made Forest in Bohol is a 2-kilometer stretch of mahogany trees that carpet the sloping ground where the municipality of Loboc meets Bilar. This man-made forest is a testament to the power of reforestation and the beauty of nature, making it an ideal spot for a relaxing stroll or a picnic. As you walk through the forest, you’ll be greeted by towering mahogany trees that form a canopy overhead, filtering the sunlight and creating a peaceful, shaded environment.
The Bohol escapade and Christmas Party 2023 of CreativeDevLabs was a resounding success, providing an opportunity for team members to bond and celebrate the holiday season. The event fostered a sense of camaraderie and relaxation, contributing to a positive work environment. The beautiful setting of Bohol, combined with the festive spirit of the Christmas party, made for a memorable experience for all involved. This occasion not only strengthened interpersonal relationships but also rejuvenated the team for the challenges ahead. Overall, it was a well-organized and enjoyable event that left a lasting, positive impression on everyone who participated.