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Son Doong Cave, Dong Hoi

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Marvel at underground vegetation and impressive stalagmite towers at Son Doong Cave, a huge cave system featuring its own jungle and a river. Over 8.8 km (5.5 mi) long, the cave was touted as the biggest in the world. Camp on the rough sandy beach on the banks of an underground river and admire the shades of light coming from large holes above the ground. Set in Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, the cave was discovered by a local in 1991, but was not seriously explored until 2009. Explore ancient limestone walls created 250 m years ago and abseil into a true underground paradise with fabulous rock shapes fringed with vegetation. Use our Dong Hoi vacation builder to visit Son Doong Cave on your trip to Dong Hoi, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • 我喜歡旅程中的意外,因此,除了網路或官網上查的到的必去景點外,這次旅程我最喜歡三個部分: 1.在狹窄洞穴中游泳(有穿救生衣):雖然水有點冷,但是抬頭一看滿滿的鐘乳石還必須鑽入小小通道不時還要小小的攀岩,非常值得跟好玩,團員都強力推薦可加入正規行程當中。 2.吸血蟲之路:最後一天回程,我們嘗試了一條非常困難、非常陡、非常滑的山路,但印象最深的是,當團員攻頂後,"幾乎"所有人都遭受吸血蟲的入侵,好啦....  more »
  • From the Ho Chi Minh Trail South to walk about 3-4 hours to shop, go hard in return to nature has given us many surprises other surprises at this, it is interesting to have this trip.
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  • The best cave in the region and the most unique! do not miss this one! Simply beautiful and a great way to see what nature is capable of  more »
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  • Amazinggggggggggggggggg Hang Son Doong) is world's largest cave, located in Quang Binh province, Vietnam. It is found by a local man named Ho Khanh in 1991 and was recently discovered in 2009 by British cavers, led by Howard Limbert. The name "Son Doong" cave means "mountain river cave", It was created 2-5 million years ago by river water eroding away the limestone underneath the mountain Where the limestone was weak, the ceiling collapsed creating huge skylights...
  • Been there!!! Super super amazing place.
  • This can only be made by GOD. Praise HIS wonderful works.
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  • What a marvel to have kept hidden in plain sight! Thank you God. I'm amazed.