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Address: Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Dong Hoi, Vietnam
Description: The spectacular system of underground rivers and passages still has some...
The spectacular system of underground rivers and passages still has some Cham altars from the 10th century.
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The biggest Surprise in Vietnam

This is an absolute must see! While biking from South to North we by accident heard about Phong Nha and decided to go see it. This sleepy area is possibly one of my favourite... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is an absolute must see! While biking from South to North we by accident heard about Phong Nha and decided to go see it. This sleepy area is possibly one of my favourite memories of Vietnam, the caves located in the mountains with vast lime stone Kasts all around gives you the quintessential feel of being in Asia. Rent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The Dark Cave is a fantastic day out For a small price you can abseil,kayak,zipline and swim in a cave.Something I will always remember.Food in the restaurant is pretty decent and the drive to the Cave is just as cool

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Phong Nha caves are a must see! Paradise cave is huge and beautiful, go in the morning. Very interesting - be prepared for lots of tourists though. My favourite was by far Dark Cave, such a great experience. Zip lines over a turquoise river, exploring through the dark muddy cave with head torches, swimming in a big muddy pond, swimming... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Phong Na cave is an amazing place to visit.The mountains surrounding the cave and the boat ride in are breath taking. Being inside the cave itself is like being on another planet. We travelled with Tan Nhat Travel (TNT) who were informative, polite and very easy going. Their package was excellent and pricing very competitive. Highly recommend.

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Franz Josef, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

It is impressive and beautiful. Paradise cave looks like another world and the highlight in the dark cave for me was the mud pool, so much fun!!! Ending the trip swimming in the river was bliss! Definetely a must do!

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Da Nang, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Paradise Cave is beautiful and a fairly easy walk down into it as there are stairs and walkways throughout (the stairs back out may be a bit of an effort for older or out-of-shape travelers). The caves are well lit without a tacky light show that can be expected from most VN attractions. The Dark Cave is the best experience!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We unfortunately went to the Paradise cave first, so anything afterwards could not compare. That said the caves are quite good and it is nice to go through on the boat. The best part however is probably the bit at the end which you walk through.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Beauty natural and huge. Start by staying on boat and discover the Cave 1.2km. When go out, you will walk 500m. Really fantastic

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We took a long 6 hours car ride to do this. I am glad we did. The caves are beautiful. We enjoyed the boat ride along the river within the caves. The caves are huge....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We booked for private tour (a bit costly) and spent 4.5 hours from Hue to Phong Nha cave, there were no regret,it's worth to see. Once the boat entered the cave, we were astonished by the natural formation of the cave. There was "another world" in the cave, my body and mind was refreshed by the the cold air and... More 

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Address: Address: Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Dong Hoi, Vietnam
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Binh Province  >  Dong Hoi

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