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Dong Thien Cung

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Address: Halong Bay, Vietnam
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$505.00*
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Halong Bay Flight from Hanoi and L'Azalee Private Day Cruise
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$62.00*
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Full-Day Halong Tour Including Bamboo Boat Ride from Hanoi
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$58.00*
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Full-Day Halong Bay Tour Including Kayaking from Hanoi

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Halong Bay Cave is Fun and Interesting

This Island stop and cave tour was part of the morning cruise we had booked with Pelican Cruises. Nearly all the cruise lines stop here. The cave itself is beautiful and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Island stop and cave tour was part of the morning cruise we had booked with Pelican Cruises. Nearly all the cruise lines stop here. The cave itself is beautiful and interesting. So glad we did the morning tour, as it gets hot and humid the later in the morning you go. Watch your step walking through the cave; muddy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

End of our 7 trip tour became rushed so I didn't realise we would be visiting the cave. I am intrigued by the formations of stalactites and stalagmites. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Our guide, Lucky told us that the cave was discovered in 1993 by a local who was chasing a monkey (to eat) and the monkey ran into this... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been in many beautiful caves and this one is also great. There is a fabulous view of the bay , before you enter . Some fascinating lighting and rock formations . I think it's best to go with a guide to get a better prospective of what you are seeing and the romantic fables of times gone by.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really beautiful cave, lots to see inside, well set up and coloured lights over a huge area make it pretty speccy. Only issue is that it's such a big tourist drawcard that it's packed with people flocking to see it. Selfie sticks and people fighting over spots to take photos and the lookout area is quite small. Very cramped... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Halong Bay on cruise ship stop, we booked tour and did a PM trip into bays and cave. So glad that we picked this tour and took the time to see the cave. This cave is very impressive and relatively easy to walk through. Only those unable to walk stairs and on uneven ground will be limited. There... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Island stop and cave tour was part of the morning cruise we had booked with Holland America. Very beautiful and interesting. So glad we did the morning tour, as very hot and humid at that time of the year. You really need to watch your step walking through the cave, as very uneven in spots and the lighting was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A gem of a place to visit either from cruise ship tour or on your own. The guides are all knowledgeable and the caves open into spectacular atriums. Plenty of steps to climb but the the pathways are all well made and flat so not hard to walk on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

The caves are impressive. You need to take the halong bay tour to reach the place. It is the last stop of the cruise before you go back to the port. The caves are a UNESCO heritage site and rightfully so. Its a series of tunnels inside a mountain of limestone. The place is well lit and well taken care... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

This cave situated in the Halong bay is big and colorful, a lot of lights create a nice atmosphere among stalagmites and stalattites.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited Thien Cua cave as part of a cruise of Halong Bay. We were lucky to be able to visit during a time when the crowds were thin. Your boat enters a lagoon on one of the limestone islands where you disembark and walk up a few sets of stairs to the cave entrance itself. We were not rushed... More 

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