Phong Nha cave is the most typical scenic spot of the cave system of Phong Nha – Ke Bang landscapes. Phong Nha is voted as one of the most beautiful caves in the world. This is a destination chosen by many tourists during the Quang Binh trip.
The following are suggestions for activities that visitors can fully explore Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, Quang Binh, Vietnam.
1. Cycling around Bong Lai valley
Just a map and a bike, you can spend the whole day exploring the Bong Lai valley. Follow the trails that fit only with mountain bike wheels, explore indigenous villages and enjoy the tranquil and peaceful scenery of the mountains. After hours of continuous cycling, enjoying traditional grilled chicken and beer mugs will close your day.
2. Challenge with Dark cave
Opening the journey to explore the Dark cave, visitors can feel the zip line swings connecting the two banks of the river, before swimming into the cave area. The light dimmed and the scenery became fanciful when going deeper into the cave, through small mud-filled paths. Experience swimming in Thuy Tien lake located deep in the cave will bring memorable moments. After kayak rowing, watching the poetic space, you will return to the boat station, ending the visit to the Dark Cave.
3. Experience walking in the forest
Taking a picnic in the forest is a good choice for ecotourism lovers. You can explore unique vegetation as well as visit Phong Nha animal sanctuary and rescue to learn about rare and endemic animals.
4. Relax by rivers and streams
After a long day with many activities, visitors should spend peaceful moments enjoying the beauty of Chay River or streams across the forest. The bamboo bridges will lead you to walk on both sides of the river. Kayak rowing or swimming are suitable activities for visitors, or simply enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the forest.
5. Explore Tu Lan cave
Discover Tu Lan cave is the journey you should try when coming to Phong Nha – Ke Bang. Normally, it takes only 2 days night, you will have the first night of the Ken cave next to the cave near Tu Lan cave. Visitors will penetrate deep into Tu Lan cave on Monday. Slippery slabs plus rugged terrain will surely be memorable when conquering Tu Lan cave.
6. Camp inside En cave
Located next to Son Doong cave, En cave is considered the 3rd largest cave in the world. This is also one of the most beautiful caves of Phong Nha – Ke Bang complex with an underground river and unique ecosystem inside. A camping trip and experience of En cave will be a suitable choice for you if you have not had the opportunity to explore Son Doong cave.
7. Va Cave: new destination in Phong Nha
Discovered in 2012 and opened to visitors in 2015, Va Cave is the newest underground cave in Phong Nha area. It is one of the first visitors to discover the wild beauty here. This journey promises to be risky when participants must use support from ropes and chains – basic and necessary tools for professional climbers.