Encounters With Wildlife


Wildlife enthusiasts can look forward to seeing a wide range of animal species in the Philippines’ animal sanctuaries and nature areas. Here are the wildlife hotspots to visit.

Agusan Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary

Augusan del Sur

Botolan Wildlife Farm

Botolan, Zambales

Calatrava Monkey Sanctuary

Negros Occidental

Can-olin Butterfly Sanctuary

Candijay, Bohol

Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary

Cebu City

Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary

Boac, Marinduque

Monfort Bat Cave

Barangay Tambo, Samal Island – world’s largest known population of Geoffrey’s Rousette fruit bats is found here

Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary

San Isidro, Davao Oriental – UNESCO World Heritage Site

Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary

Olango Island

Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Photo: Erwin Lim

Palawan Wildlife Rescue & Conservation Center

Puerto Princesa City

Pawikan Conservation Center

Morong, Bataan

Philippine Eagle Center

Davao City

Philippine Tarsier & Wildlife Sanctuary

Corella, Bohol

Rasa Island Wildlife Sanctuary

Rasa Island, Narra