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Philippine Tarsier Recreation Inc.

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Km 16 Hoyohoy, Tawala, Panglao 6340, Philippines
+63 917 542 5266
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Cute creatures!

The conservation is not big at all & I think they had about 12 nodding hanging in banana trees... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Los Angeles, California
A must!

Tarsiers are the smallest living primates, It can rotate its head to 180 degrees and can jump at 16... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ana g
Marikina, Philippines
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Botanical garden and animal sanctuary is set on a lush 9 hectares garden with over 3000 species of exotic plants. Bird aviary. Fine dining restaurant. Museum of classic and modern art (painting sculpture and furniture). Equestrian center. Sports activities including scuba diving, yoga, dance. Handicraft and fashion shopping. Coffee shop and patisserie. Luxury individual villas with private pools in the future.
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Km 16 Hoyohoy, Tawala, Panglao 6340, Philippines
+63 917 542 5266
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The conservation is not big at all & I think they had about 12 nodding hanging in banana trees. Very cute and smaller than I expected. Hope they will keep up the good work!

Thank Adi_Liv
Reviewed 4 days ago

Tarsiers are the smallest living primates, It can rotate its head to 180 degrees and can jump at 16 feet. This 6 hectare land has 130 tarsiers according to our guide. They are nocturnal so the usage of flash via camera phones/ digital cams are...More

Thank ana g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Tarsiers en route to the Chocolate Hills, a must see whilst in Bohol. The centre is relatively small, but so are the tarsiers, not much to do their - it is just a stop off to see some amazing little creatures, albeit...More

Thank Winston_986
Reviewed 15 August 2017

First time for me to see an amazing creature, Tarsier. I learned that Tarsier doesn't like noise. According to our guide, Tarsiers kill themselves by holding up their breath and banging their head on the branches of trees. They are primate and extinct.

Thank Aerdna N
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

worth a visit on your way to the chocolate hills. we made the trip with a private taxi.. not too expensive.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Stopped as part of the island tour. Entry fee is very reasonable and staff provides umbrellas if raining. We were able to see three Tarsiers before a big rain chased us out. Would be nice to take a little more time.

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This place should be shut down because from what we saw, people literally could not stay quiet during their tour, and would not discourage their children from screaming and squealing all over the place. Tarsiers are extremely sensitive and thus easily-stressed animals- they are nocturnal...More

Thank Jennifer 지선 Y
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We joined the WowBoholTour after we arrived at the airport. One of the itinerary is the Tarsier. You can see all the Tarsier in less than half an hour photo shooting included. Staff inside was so helpful to take the Tarsier photo up close for...More

Thank Tintoy26
Reviewed 24 July 2017

we had only cellphone to take picture this time, and we couldn't get closer to Tasier because they protected them, so I couldn't get nice picture.

Thank Mayuki P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Staff seem a bit dis-interested in their jobs. The sites where the tarsiers are housed are sectioned off making picture taking quite difficult. Trash was easy to find on the ground. A bit disappointing.

Thank Glenn P
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Yes You can hire a van Yes it's friendly