See thousands of twinkling fireflies illuminate the night during a private evening of firefly watching on the water. After dinner at a restaurant featuring gourmet organic food on Panglao Island, take a leisurely boat cruise down the Abatan River. Your informative guide helps you take in the wonders of nature’s nightlife as you meander through the mangroves. Enjoy round-trip hotel transport by private vehicle from Bohol and spend the evening enjoying the natural beauty and local food of the Philippines.
- Private firefly watching cruise and dinner from Bohol
- Enjoy a fresh, organic dinner at the Bohol Bee Farm on Panglao Island
- Relax during an evening boat ride through the mangroves of the Abatan River
- See fireflies glow in the dark and illuminate the trees above
- Round-trip hotel transport by private vehicle included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (Bohol hotels only)
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Gratuities (optional)
- Upon hotel pickup, start your private evening tour with dinner at the Bee Farm Restaurant on Panglao Island. Relax during the 1-hour drive from Bohol by air-conditioned minivan, and then enjoy ocean views as you delight in a gourmet organic meal served by friendly staff.
- Following dinner, your private tour continues to the Abatan River. Here, board a pump boat that takes you downriver at a leisurely pace. Along the riverbanks, you’ll soon notice trees festooned with myriad lights of fireflies, at times covering the entire foliage of the trees — truly an awesome sight and one only Mother Nature can present. Marvel at the tiny, twinkling lights blinking in the darkness. Relax amid the lush scenery as you experience a memorable encounter with these enchanting winged beetles.
- This natural occurrence has long been a local sight, but it has more recently been recognized as a unique and wondrous spectacle for city dwellers and tourists alike. During the migration season, you can even catch a glimpse of birds sleeping among the branches of the mangrove trees that line the river.
- Your boat ride lasts about an hour, and you’ll be driven back to your hotel afterward with the captivating image of fireflies in your mind’s eye.
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability