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Phong Nha Caves, Dong Hoi

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A collection of 300 caves and grottos within a World Heritage-listed national park, Phong Nha Caves boast the largest cave in the world. Access the site by boat along the Son River, wending through steep limestone cliffs covered with lush vegetation. The caves feature intricate stalagmite formations suspended like giant octopuses from the ceiling. Explore strange shapes formed over millions of years as your boat glides along some 1.2 km (0.75 mi) deep in the cave. The caves make up part of the oldest karst mountain in Asia. Put Phong Nha Caves into our Dong Hoi travel itinerary maker and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Your visit to the cave starts with a boat trip from the Phong Nha information centre to the caves. You can split the bill for a boat (400000VND) with other tourists, but you have to organize this on y...  more »
  • This cave is amazing as well. The views, easily enjoyed from the boat, are a sight, oh my. If you're here, try to squeeze a visit in here as well!! Worth the visit 
  • Great experience. First, we followed the River in motor boat. When we reached the cave, we were rowed 700 m inland. On the way back we went country and went back out through a sidegrotte. Great rock formations and nice lighting.
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