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Son Doong Cave

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Holy cow. Mind Blown

To get to this cave and through it, you need to have signed up for the 6 day 5 night tour with... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2014
Jonathan K
Singapore, Singapore
YOLO, Son Doong Cave Tour, Oxalis Adventure Tours

Oxalis is the only adventure tour company allowed to conduct tours to Hang Son Doong, not just to... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2014
Singapore, Singapore
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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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Phong Nha Town, Son Trach, Bo Trach, Quang Binh, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
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Reviewed June 28, 2014

To get to this cave and through it, you need to have signed up for the 6 day 5 night tour with Oxalis Adventure Tours. Oxalis btw did an awesome job with the tour, but I'll leave that for a review on the company. The...More

Date of experience: June 2014
12  Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed June 24, 2014

Oxalis is the only adventure tour company allowed to conduct tours to Hang Son Doong, not just to the entrance, but right to the end, at the Great Wall of Vietnam. The Team is of the highest quality, led by Howard and Deb Limbert, with...More

Date of experience: June 2014
9  Thank DrJulianOng
Reviewed June 18, 2014

Oxalis has my complete endorsement as an adventure tour company. They provide the most expert cavers (HUGE SHOUT-OUT to Deb, Watto and Howard), the most incredible Team Leads (another SHOUT OUT to Bamboo and Thang) and unbelievable cooks/porters (final SHOUT OUT to Ming, and Mr...More

Date of experience: June 2014
11  Thank wendybird5
Reviewed April 14, 2014

If this trip is not on your bucket list rectify that immediately! This is a trip of a lifetime and the way it is organised and run by the Oxalis team is of the highest order. A degree of fitness is required but the satisfaction...More

Date of experience: March 2014
9  Thank GibraltarWalker
Reviewed February 21, 2014

The cave is amazing, but the trip there and back is an adventure you need to be prepared for. The hikes are not long, but the terrain can be very uneven, with steep muddy slopes and jagged rocks. A good sense of balance is necessary,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
9  Thank Canute_the_Great
Reviewed December 14, 2013

Untouched by the Vietnam War, this cave is really something not to be missed, it is truly awesome and would be an ideal setting for a film. Full of history the Champa Tribe used to worship here centuries ago. The stalctites and stagmites are each...More

Date of experience: December 2013
10  Thank Cleovix
Reviewed October 24, 2013

Being a part of the 1st ever tour group to visit the cave is a bit special. And being 1st Australian adventurer to visit the cave was pretty cool too. There were people from the UK, USA, Norway, Canada, Russia and Australia on the Trip....More

Date of experience: August 2013
14  Thank PNFarmstay
Reviewed October 17, 2013

I can say for certain that Son Doong Cave is the most beautiful cave I've ever seen. It is truly an amazing cave created by nature. However it is still new; going there is an adventure for me. If you want to visit Son Doong,...More

Date of experience: September 2013
7  Thank Mervyn C
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