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Address: Halong Bay, Vietnam
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"Amazing"

The way to Thiên Cung is a perilous one, covered on both sides by thick forest. After entering a narrow gate, the grotto’s 130-meter-long girth opens up. Getting in we are more... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Interesting to make out shapes in this historic rainbow cave. I would say go if it's your thing, otherwise it gets tiring after a while. Join me in my adventures http://www.monicawong.com/2015/05/projectmvietnam-halong-bay.html

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Enjoy our great trip that booked through Brilliant Halong Cruises website. They arranged great things to do from transfer, kayak, cave, floating village for us. We visited many caves and Thien Cung cave was great one that we visited. Worth a trip to see the cave and enjoyed our time on cruise very much and they also cooked great Vietnamese... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The way to Thiên Cung is a perilous one, covered on both sides by thick forest. After entering a narrow gate, the grotto’s 130-meter-long girth opens up. Getting in we are more astonished in front of the very animated and splendid beauty which is made from stalactite. On the east wall of the grotto, there is a grandiose and imposing... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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35 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

A mystical cave which has a lot to offer than the stalacmites. Definetely worth your time. They make you wonder how beautiful the world is. It is a must-do for any traveller visiting halong bay.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This cave with numerous of stalactites and stalagmites in strange shapes is one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.

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Grimsby, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This cave is very beautiful inside with its coloured lighting and the numerous beautiful stalagmites and stagtites. The view down Halong Bay from the mouth of the cave is spectacular.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I travel to Halong Bay several times and I found that Thien Cung cave is the most beautiful cave. There are a lot of stalagtites and stalagmites raising from the ground or ceiling of the cave. Combinated with the artificial colorful lights, the cave looks itself more mystery. But you can only travel to this cave in a day trip.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The cave is very beautiful. The setup is a nice touch to improve the look. This is a must see if you visit Halong Bay

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The boat trip to the caves was amazing, as were the views out to sea once at the caves, however the caves were a bit tacky and superficial. Rather than telling us any meaningful history about the cave, we just walked around the tackily lit stalagmites and stalactites and stopped every now and then to 'guess what it was'. At... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Going up and down the cave is definitely not for the elderly. The steps are quite steep. The inside of the cave is beautiful and the lighting made it even better. Our guide told us that the English name of the cave is Paradise Cave.

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