The full day tour will give you an enjoyable trip with visit of Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. The trip will begin with a visit to Phong Nha Cave and then continue to discover Paradise Cave – “The Pavilion on the Earth”. Join us for a lifetime experience.
Take photos of sparkling and mysterious beauty of nature
08:10- 08:30am Our car and tour guide will pick up guests in Dong Hoi, you will explore the most impressive Phong Nha caves (50 km about the city, 45 minutes driving). After 25 minutes on boat, visitors will arrive Phong Nha cave, take a couple hours to see the cave. This cave is called as water cave, is famous for its rock formation which has been given names such as the “Lion”, the “Fairy Caves”, the “Royal Court”, and the “Buddha”.
12:00 Lunch at local restaurant in Phong Nha village before exloring National Park in the afternoon
Tip: bing swimming suite and towel for swimming in the summer time: April up to August
01:00 – 04:30pm visit Paradise cave – the longest dry cave in Asia (located in Phong Nha – Ke bang National Park’s core zone, 25km about Phong Nha cave, 75 km about Dong Hoi and 1h20 minutes driving)at the rest of the day.
The park derives its name from Phong Nha Cave, containing many fascinating rock formations, and Kẻ Bàng forest. The plateau on which the park is situated is probably one of the finest and most distinctive examples of a complex karst landform in Southeast Asia. This national park was listed in UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in 2003 for its geological values as defined in its criteria viii. In April 2009, the world’s largest cave, was re-discovered by a team of British cave explorers of the British Caving Association led by a local farmer named Ho Khanh.
Before becoming a national park, this area had been a nature reserve. The Phong Nha Nature Reserve with an area of 50 km2 was officially declared by the Vietnamese government on 9 August 1986 and was extended to 411.32 km2 by 1991. On 12 December 2001, the Vietnamese Prime Minister by Decision 189/2001 189/2001/QĐ-TTG turning then a nature reserve into a national park. The purpose of this protected area is to protect forest resources, biodiversity within the boundary of this national park and to preserve scientific values of fauna and flora in Bắc Trung Bộ region, especially rare species native to this region. The park covers a total area of 857.54 km2 which are divided into three zones, a “strictly protected zone” (648.94 km2), an “ecological recovery zone” (174.49 km2), and an “administrative service zone” (34.11 km2).
05:00 – 05:30pm Back to Dong Hoi. Tour ends
Recommend to bring necessary luggage
Bring your Identification or Passport, children’s original birth certificate
Itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to flights, weather, transportation, and operating conditions.
Meals as indicated
Dragon boat, tram-car
Tour van with air-conditioner
Friendly English speaking Guide
Free pick up service at the train station, bus, hotel in Dong Hoi
What’s Not Included
Tips and Personal expenses
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