“Cave Kingdom” is the name commonly used to refer to the Phong Nha area in Quang Binh Province, where there are many magnificent caves, which are an interesting option to explore this summer. The Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, with more than 350 caves discovered in the last 25 years, is also a world natural heritage site recognized by UNESCO in 2003 according to geological and geomorphological criteria and in 2015 according to biodiversity and ecology criteria.
In this article, we will present you with a list of beautiful caves that you must visit in Quang Binh.
1. Son Doong Cave
As the largest natural cave in the world, although it was discovered not long ago, this cave is very famous in world travel magazines and is a very popular destination for foreign tourists coming to Vietnam.Known as one of the most beautiful caves of the world. planet.
Located in a cave complex in Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, Bo Trach District, but due to the rugged terrain and surrounded by dense primeval forest trees, Son Doong Cave was recently discovered.
Son Doong Cave was formed about 2 – 5 million years ago, has a “huge” size, it is the largest cave in the world, with a length of about 5 km, more than enough to house 68 helicopters, or can ” settle in “.mediano” a 40-story building…
2. Phong Nha Cave
Phong Nha Cave is truly a wonderful cave seen from the perspective of all tourists and scientists. Cave This cave possesses many unique things that the world record list has recorded, especially the place with the longest underground river, the highest and widest cave entrance, magnificent and strange stalactites. The most virtual beach, wide with sand and rock. The most beautiful… Therefore, it will not be surprising that you are completely conquered by the beauty of the cave.
3. Paradise Cave
The Asian Records Council has set a record for Thien Duong Cave as “The cave with the most unique and magnificent system of stalactites and stalagmites in Asia.”
Located in the primeval forest at an altitude of 360 meters above sea level, in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang (Quang Binh) National Park, Thien Duong Cave was first discovered in 2005. Until 2010, the cave Thien Duong was discovered by the British Royal Caving Association announced a total length of 31.4 kilometers, considered the longest cave in Asia. The reason why it was given the beautiful name “Paradise Cave” is also because of the exceptional beauty of the stalactites, surrounded by virgin forests known as “the underground palace.”
4. Express me
The list of the most beautiful caves in Quang Binh cannot ignore Hang En, this is also the gateway to help visitors easily explore Son Doong Cave. Hang En is more than 2 km long and is capable of penetrating giant limestone blocks in the core area of Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. To enter En cave, you can follow three different paths, of which the largest cave is 140m wide and 120m high.
Hang En is impressive with its primeval forest and dense vegetation all creating a beautiful picture. Additionally, some other areas of En Cave have domes up to 100m high and over 180m wide, to the point that even the most advanced headlamps cannot reach the cave walls.
5. Hang pygmy
Pygmy, the fifth largest cave in the world, has recently been opened to tourists. It is said that here, inside the Pygmy Cave, there is a stream of water flowing from the roof, which is used for drinking, cooking, living and is always used by tourists camping overnight. Could this be why Pygmy deserves to be a beautiful cave in Phong Nha?