Your first stop is the Botanical Garden where you’ll get a Fabulous view of lush mountains, the Gio (Wind) Waterfall and Van Anh Lake. You’ll also have the chance of visiting an animal rehabilitation center and an interpretive center. If you’re observant enough you’ll even get a chance to spot some monkeys or other wild animals!
Prior to the discovery of Son Doong Cave, Paradise Cave was regarded as the largest and longest cave in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. After an easy walk up the mountain side, explore the cave along an elevated wooden platform. The wooden platform extends into 1 km of the 31 km long cave. After all that caving enjoy a hearty meal and socialize with your group at a restaurant.
Our driver then drops us off at the Phong Nha Tourist Center where we’ll walk a short distance to the boat will that take us on a scenic ride to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Phong Nha Cave. It is nearly 8 km long and contains 14 grottoes, as well as a 14 meter deep subterranean river.
Relax as the boat’s oarsmen gently propel you down the cave river while learning about it’s interesting natural and human history told by our guide. You’ll then disembark on a sandy beach from where you can further explore the cave on foot. The boat then takes us back to the van which brings you back to your hotel, with your mind and camera full of beautiful pictures of those natural wonders.
Price: 49 usd/person
Duration: 1 Day
Adventure Level: Easy
Tour Starts: 8:30 – 8:45 AM (from any local hotel in Phong Nha)
Tour Ends: 5:00 – 5:30 PM (from any local hotel in Phong Nha)
Group Size: Average 2-20 pax (minimum requirement of 2 persons to operate)
An hour walk to Botanic Garden
45 minute trek to Paradise Cave
2 hour on boat along river to visit Phong Nha Cave
8:30 - 8:45 AM: Our van picks you up at your hotel.
9:00 AM: Arrive at and visit the Botanical Garden. A pristine 100-acre tropical forest containing over 500 plant species and various species of birds, snakes, monkeys and more all intertwined in a diverse ecosystem.
-12 km from the Phong Nha Tourism Center.
-Home to the 30 meter high Gio (Wind) Waterfall, Van Anh Lake, an interpretive center and an animal rehabilitation center
-Enjoy the beauty of nature on a 3km hiking path while learning about and observing the local wildlife.
10:30 AM: Paradise Cave walking tour Discovered in 2005 by an intrepid local man, Paradise cave was regarded as the largest and longest cave in Phong Nha-Ke Bang until the discovery of Son Doong cave. Its scale and beauty must be seen to be believed.
-31.4 kilometres long, 100 meters high and 150 meters wide; the scale of Paradise Cave is beyond belief. Surround yourself in other worldly and giant stalactites, stalagmites and columns while comfortably walking along a 1.2 km wooden platform.
1:00 PM: Lunchtime at a restaurant. 2:00 pm - Arrive at and discover Phong Nha Cave One of UNESCO World Heritage Site in Quang Binh Province, Vietnam. It is 7,729 meters long and contains 14 grottoes, as well as a 13,969 meters underground river. While scientists have surveyed 44.5 kilometres of passages, tourists are only allowed to explore the first 1500 meters.
-Exploring the beauty of Phong Nha Cave, enjoying the breathtaking scenery of riverside from the boat before you enter the cave.
-Conquering the Phong Nha Cave: The longest cave in Southeast Asia, enjoy the scenery spectacular limestone, underground river system and unique stalactite in the world. Caving Fairy & Imperial admire the beautiful stalactites blocks are created by nature over thousands of millennia.
4:30 PM: Return to the boat station
5:00 - 5:30 PM: Finishing our tour, dropping off at your hotel.
We will provide you with the following:
Free pick up and drop off from guest’s accommodation using our new, spacious, and air conditioned bus and other transportation including the buggy to Paradise Cave
Professional English-speaking tour guide and guide assistance