Things to do in Phong Nha
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As you know, Phong Nha National Park is a well known toursit place in Quang Binh province. Since it was listed as UNESCO Heritage in 2003, the park is attracting a lot more of tourists coming from many countries, turning it into one of the main tourist spots on the map of Vietnam tourism. Thus, Phong Nha is known as a place of caves, grottoes in Vietnam.
Consequently, Phong Nha is an adventurer’s dream come true. Flooding has carved out the world’s largest caves over millions of years, flowing rivers conjoin old karsts, and jungle-clad mountains create an unearthly environment.
Therefore, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for its ernomous caves, but stay a little longer and you’ll find hiking trails, country lanes, and rivers suitable for kayaking. So, Phong Nha is still in the early phases of development, despite being Vietnam’s number 1 adventure destination. The caves are in excellent condition, the inhabitants are kind, and you’ll have the nature to yourself.
Below are the Best Things to do in Phong Nha for your trip.
- 1 Biking around Bong Lai Valley:
- 2 Trekking through a jungle:
- 3 Challenge with activities in Dark Cave:
- 4 A trip on legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail
- 5 Relax by a stream:
- 6 Tent camping inside En cave:
- 7 Conquer Tu Lan cave:
- 8 New discovery in Phong Nha – Va Cave:
- 9 Phong Nha and Paradise Cave adventure:
- 10 How to contact Travel Agent for Tours in Phong Nha Park?
Biking around Bong Lai Valley:
So, one of the first things to do in Phong Nha is to have a bike ride to Bong Lai Valley, it will be unforgettable memory when visitors come to Phong Nha area. You can book Bong Lai Valley Biking Tour from the hotel or travel agent or just cycle by yourself through small rough lanes of villages in Phong Nha, discovering the daily life of people. Then shoot some beautiful pictures of Phong Nha as the dawn is going down. Ending the trip with a glass cool beer or enjoy roasted chicken or simply feed some ducks with food around your legs. You will have a great fun here.
Trekking through a jungle:
Second, it will be a definitely must do thing when you come to Phong Nha National Park. Let’s choose a nice day to start Trekking through Jungle, streams, lakes, farms in Phong Nha. Hence, this is a good trip for those who want to love the nature and want to know fauna and flora system in Phong Nha. Besides, let’s come to Phong Nha Nature Preservation Center in Phong Nha to know more about some species of plants and animals they grow here.
Challenge with activities in Dark Cave:
Third, one of the best things to do in Phong Nha is to sightseeing the Dark Cave is a really good sport to do some water sports. In rainy days, water rises up and a bit muddy so you just do ziplining instead. If not, visitors can have a 400m ziplining across Chay river to reach cave entrance and walk inside the cave with headlights and ending with a mud bathing in a small lake. Then coming out and play sports on the river as well as do kayaking or just swimming will be interesting thing you can do in Dark cave. For more, let’s contact us here.
A trip on legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail
As you have time, you can book the tour with a local agent or contact us for the tour. Thus, the trip will tell you more stories about bloody battles in the war and follow the historic Ho Chi Minh trail – strategic trail in Vietnam war. Coming to Eight lady cave to visit and have a deep respect for them who were trapped in the cave after a bomb dropping.
Relax by a stream:
Moreover, on your free day, just relax by a cool stream or swimming on Chay river are also the Things to do in Phong Nha. You can cycle through small bamboo bridges and take some pictures of little churches lying on two banks of the river.
Tent camping inside En cave:
Also, next to Son Doong cave, En cave is supposed to be the third biggest cave in the world. And this is one of the best caves of Phong Nha Park with subterranean river and unique ecological system. Discovering En cave and camping inside this cave will be an option for you if you can not go in Son Doong cave.
Conquer Tu Lan cave:
Furthermore, it be be a huge miss if you are not listing Tu Lan Cave as one of the things to do in Phong Nha. So, if you have more time, let’s discover Tu Lan cave, this is one thing you can try when you are here. With 2 days/1 night tour, you will stay in the tent first night in Ken cave before moving further in Tu Lan cave on the 2nd day. Slippery rocks together with steep and dangerous mountains seem to be an exciting experience to this cave.
New discovery in Phong Nha – Va Cave:
Next, Let’s adventure Va Cave – founded in 2012 and put it into operation in 2015, Va cave is the newest subterranean river in Phong Nha area. The trip to this cave is a very big challenge for visitors when they have to use a rope walk and a chain, basic tools for mountain climbers.
Phong Nha and Paradise Cave adventure:
Finally, if you are coming to Dong Hoi or Phong Nha park, we think all visitors list Phong Nha and Paradise as the first things to do in Phong Nha. First, taking a motor boat on Son river with picturesque scenery on two banks of the river and go inside the cave to admire stlactites and stalagmites. Then the visitors will feel to love nature more. Besides, Paradise is an underground palace with spectacular creation of the nature that everyone wants to explore as well. For this tour, let’s contact us for more details.
How to contact Travel Agent for Tours in Phong Nha Park?
So, if you travel to Phong Nha National Park and would like to find a tour operator for things to do in Phong Nha or Phong Nha Cave Tour, do not hesitate to contact us as follows:
Phong Nha Pioneer Travel (A member of Premium Travel Vietnam Co., Ltd)
Home address: Alley No 46, Tran Hung Dao street, Lang Van Residential area, Quan Hau town, Quang Ninh district, Quang Binh province
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