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quick guides Oslob Cebu Beaches and Destinations

oslob cebu beaches and destinations

Oslob Cebu is 2nd town from the southern most part of Cebu right next to Santander on the east. Oslob recently become tourist attraction due to whale shark watching and even swimming with these whales. There are several tourist spots to go in Oslob why both foreigners and local travelers flock to this renewed town. Oslob is nearly 100 kilometers away and is about 5-6 hours drive from the Cebu City.

The Origin of the name “Oslob”

According to the narrative, a group of Spaniards seen a native couple who were eating boiled bananas under a tree near the shore. The natives dipped (“tuslob”) their bananas in a bowl filled with salt. The Spaniards asked them “What is the name of this place?” the couple answered, “Tuslob!” thinking the Spaniards were asking what they’re doing to the banana. The Spaniards mistook the answer and named the town as “Tuslob,” which, in the passage of time became “Oslob.”

Location of Oslob Cebu in Google maps

Oslob Cebu Beaches and Destinations

Sumilog Island
Tumalog Falls
Whale Shark Watching
The Ruins

Our blogs in Oslob Cebu

Oslob Heritage Park – A Beauty Often Missed When everyone flocks to Oslob to dive with the whales or natively called “Butanding”, they often missed to see this simple yet beautiful heritage park in Oslob.

Conquering Oslob in One DayGoing south is no longer a problem, you can always go to Cebu South Bus terminal and and take Ceres Bus line on every 30 minutes interval.


Alcantara Alcoy
Alegria Aloguinsan
Argao Asturias
Badian Balamban
Bantayan Barili

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