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Son Doong Cave

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Wonderful cave

This is the largest cave on the world. If you want to visit this cave, you should prepare... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Victor P
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Great Cave

The beautiful life is here. The trip is full of surprise and lightning --- >>> Quang Binh straight... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
phuong thao N
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“son doong”(31 reviews)
Son Doong Cave is in the heart of the Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh province. This incredible cave was only explored in 2009/2010 by the British Cave Research Association. Situated in the deep jungle, the entrance to the cave was...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Phong Nha Town, Son Trach, Bo Trach, Quang Binh, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 24, 2014

About a year ago, I saw an article about the Son Doong Cave (Mountain River Cave) on the internet. After a bit more research, I was determined to visit this true natural wonder of the world. It evoked memories of magical JulesVernesque places that are...More

54  Thank Sarath_Sreekumar
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Reviewed July 13, 2015

I can understand the number of "Excellent" feedbacks: you should be brave enough to confess you spent US$ 3000 and got less then you expected. I did it one year ago and still can't put my feelings about this experience in order. From one side...More

160  Thank Samuel M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this amazing place. A truly natural wonder. Its vastness put me in total awe. Would definitely recommend as a bucket list # 1.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the largest cave on the world. If you want to visit this cave, you should prepare something such as time ( at least 6 days 5 nights) Money (3000 us$) and physically healthy. Seem you spend lots of money but when you come...More

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beautiful life is here. The trip is full of surprise and lightning --- >>> Quang Binh straight (just 2 days weekend is an interesting trip)

2  Thank phuong thao N
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Quang Binh province is a wild region of barely penetrable jungle in Vietnam’s skinny middle, close to the border with Laos. The area is riddled with hundreds of deep caves, including one of the largest in the world – Hang Son Doong. It contains a...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been visiting far flung parts of the world for many years..but this is the most amazing place I’ve ever seen. This should be one of the wonders of the world. It’s like trekking on another planet. I feel privileged to have been able travel...More

5  Thank c_lavelle40
Reviewed August 20, 2018

It was not an easy adventure for me, as I am not hiking nor climbing person. I am kind of office 52-year-old woman. I just tried to challenge myself, and I did it. The trip worths your time, your effort and your dream. Be in...More

3  Thank Hai Y
Reviewed August 1, 2018

The beauty of Son Doong is something that has to be witnessed! The price does not matter - you’re not richer not poorer with or without 3k, but you’re infinitely richer with the experience of being there! The enormous heights - looking up and seeing...More

6  Thank Cristina D
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Words cannot describe how amazing the son doong expedition was!! My boyfriend and I were skeptical about how a caving tour could be worth $3000ud which for us is quite expensive as we're young but having done the tour, the scenery was worth it. We...More

1  Thank 65cindyv
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Out of the world experience of the largest cave in the world. Celebrated 59 th birthday both inside and out of the cave. Wow . Great cave and wonderful hospitality , food arrangements. Once in a life time experience but may go again.

Thank shyam g
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Can not express my feeling with the trip. The most adventurous trip ever! Not only the beauty of the cave itself but also the excellent service from the team (tour guide, caving expert, safety team, chefs, porters...). Not for those who are not healthy enough.

2  Thank Ha_MaiNgoc
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August 23, 2018|
Response from Ian T | Reviewed this property |
I would think it is still possible! As long as you are surefooted and confident you can hike for 4 hours for 4 days, I would not miss this. The hike can be slippery so the main concern would be falling. The team at Oxalis... More