Patok Cave, Nong Khiaw

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#7 of 7 in Nature in Luang Prabang Province
At Patok Cave, see the place that served as a sanctuary for the soldiers during the Vietnam War. Rich with history, the network of three caves offers a chance to see how and in what conditions the soldiers lived during the difficult period. To get to the first cave, you’ll need to cross a small bridge. Despite its small size, you probably won’t be able to touch the ceiling of the initial cave. Turn left to get to the second, which is larger and leads straight into the third. Make sure to bring a flashlight and spare batteries in order to thoroughly explore the caves. Put Patok Cave and other Nong Khiaw attractions into our Nong Khiaw attractions planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • From town, you'll have to cross the Nam Ou bridge and continue up the road for about 2 miles through the winding roads. You'll eventually see a sign for the caves on the right. Entrance fee is 10,000 ...  more »
  • Its a lovely walk from town to the caves, and an interesting experience when you get there, and an important part of the history of the country. Not hugely exciting but a pleasant experience overall.  more »
  • It is not notable beyond the Nong No Cave, so I went to. Admission to microfinance. I've got a bunch of guys in front of the cave have to give money to hear an explanation. Ensure that La Nong itself in cases where the traveler is almost alone is not recommended.
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