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Halong Bay Day Cruise to Sung Sot Cave and Ti Top Island from Hanoi
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Halong Bay Full-Day Guided Tour Including Cruise, Kayaking and Lunch from Hanoi
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Situated in the centre of the UNESCO-declared World Heritage area, the Sung Sôt or Surprise Grotto is on Bo Hòn Island, and is one of the finest and widest grottoes of Ha Long Bay.Ascending to the grotto, the way is covered by trees and foliage, and consists of great paved stone blocks.Inside, it is partitioned into two chambers; the first one being similar to a wide theatre hall. Many stalactites hang from the high ceiling, with numerous possible forms and shapes.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this cave whilst doing a Halong Bay cruise. 126 steps up to the cave, but well worth the effort to see the inside of this huge cave system.

Thank chelseabird2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

To be visited by everyone , a wonder of this world. We were amazed that caves of this size and Magnificence ever existed

Thank Pefas
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a neat experience. The guide showing us through was able to show us some funny rock structures that looked like celebrities. The cave is well maintained and bright. it is an easy walk through and you'll get some neat pictures. I was a...More

Thank Symmondsa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Expect all the boats to be there at the same time, but it's still worth going. It takes a good 1h-1h30 to visit

Thank Pilku_Feee
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cave was one you will never forget. The stairs to enter are tiring, but it is worth dragging yourself up them. Once you reach the top -- and there are excellent views on the way -- you are in the cave and walking is...More

Thank Xanadu444
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the natural formed stone work and beautiful colours. One of the highlights of my trip. Only thing was the stairs leading up to it very steep.

Thank AusVV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really large cave but there are lots of steps initially so probably no good if you have bad knees. I just took my time and got there eventually. There is a great view from the top and some lovely pictures can be...More

Thank kimsuz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very beautiful cave... You have to take time to discoer this cave, it is amazing, but please keep it clean !!!

Thank vancamplinda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cave is a standard inclusion in most cruise packages. Our tour guide said; "If you come to Vietnam and don't visit Sung Sot, then you haven't seen Vietnam at all. True that! I love the way the cave tours lead you from the small...More

Thank 547sarinn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really surprising cave. Went to Halong Bay and as part of the itinerary the tour guide brought us there. Worth the visit. Beautiful and breathtaking. Awesome!

Thank laksa88
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Hyunseon P
Hello We are 6 adults and two 11yo,12yo kids. And staying at vinpearl resort in halong bay atm. Could we book this small group tour 11th April with hotel pick up and off? And how much? Please reply asap, Thank you
April 9, 2017|
Response from IsaMoorea W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, my computer crashed so I couldn't answer earlier. But I'm a traveler not a travel agent, therefore I would not have been able to help anyway. I hope you enjoyed!