Grand Provincial Albay Tour
Other Adventure Tours:
San Miguel (Ticao) Island hopping
Subic Matnog Island Hopping
Accommodations in Donsol
Vitton Beach Resort
Woodland Beach Resort
Amor Farm Beach Resort
Dancalan Beach Resort
AGM Beach Resort
AGULUZ Home stay
DONSOL, is in Sorsogon province of the Philippines, aggregations of whale sharks appear during the period from January to June with the highest number of sightings in the months March to April.
HOW TO GET THERE
Donsol is the right place to snorkel with the whale sharks. An hour and a half away by boat is Ticao Island, and this is where all the diving is done. Below are the details on where Donsol and Ticao Island are and how to get there.
Donsol is located at the southernmost tip of Luzon, Philippines in the province of Sorsogon, Bicol Region.
The closest airport is Legaspi Airport. There are 8 flights daily between Manila and Legaspi and there is 1 flight every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday between Cebu and Legaspi.
Legazpi and Donsol can also be accessed by land from Manila. The travel distance from Manila to Legazpi is about 500KM and this will take about 10 hours. Respectively, the travel distance from Manila to Donsol is about 550KM and will take 11 to 12 hours of travel. Reliable bus companies would be Cagsawa and PhilTranco.
Travel from Legaspi to Donsol is by land and it will take about 1 hour.