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Pelican Cave (Hang Bo Nau)

Address: Ha Long, Haiphong, Vietnam
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Ranked #1 of 9 things to do in Haiphong
Type: Caverns & caves, Nature & Parks
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Type: Caverns & caves, Nature & Parks

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Fort Lauderdale
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184 reviews 184 reviews
49 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

The walks of these caves are some of the best in the world especially as you exit the caves The view of the bay below is breathtaking there are dozens of boats and huge rocks sticking out of the water like a serpent crawling along the sea

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Vasco da Gama, India
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had a memorable trip to the cave. On the back drop of our conference. ....we had a great time! The boat rise too is exciting. But the caves are maintainwed very well!

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Ghaziabad, India
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153 reviews 153 reviews
135 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Some 2-3 km southeast of Trong Mai Islet lies Bo Nau Cave or Pelican Cave. The floor of the grotto is wide and flat, but not deep, and inside are lots of stalactites and stalagmites. While the Stalactites fall down from the roof of the grotto in different clusters the stalagmites grow up in different shapes and layers. At the... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

i love Vietnam so much,because Vietnam has a long history,rich culture,friendly people,great foods and beautiful lanscape but environment is very polluted .....i hope Vietnam will be more green in the near future!!!

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Antwerp, Belgium
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Take your time to think about how special this place is.. you will feel puny! A cave complex that will dazzle you, just imagine you're the first to discover this cave. The coloured lights sometimes make it look like a carnival but it does add a certain sphere..

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Geneva, Switzerland
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64 reviews 64 reviews
29 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

If you visit Ha Long bay take the time to see this attraction, and go on a guided tour! The wonderful stories of the formations are a part of the experience and are a revealing insight into the culture and philosophy of Vietnam.

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