Things to do in Ninh Thuan Province

Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour provided by Phongnha Discovery

Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour

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Overview
Adventurous travelers who want to go beyond looking at pretty sights will love this day trip to the UNESCO-listed Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. You'll enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, including ziplining, kayaking, and swimming, all while admiring the beautiful views. Safety gear will be provided, and your guide will accompany you to ensure you're safe.
Highlights
  • National park fees and all activities are included
  • Enjoy a dragonboat ride and mud bath, as well as the adventure activities
  • Hotel transfers and transport in an air-conditioned vehicle are included
  • Lunch and bottled water will be provided
Important Information
Duration
24h
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • All activities
  • Driver
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Equiment (mining helmet w/flashlight, life jacket, harness)
  • Dragonboat ride
  • Insurance: our company provides personal insurance during the tour. Cave operators provide personal insurance on any activity occurring inside the cave.
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • 10% VAT charge if you require an invoice
  • 50,000 VND deposit for locker, refunded upon return of the key.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • WEIGHT RESTRICTION: to use the zipline, you must be between 40 and 90 kg. No exceptions. If you do not meet the criteria, you may take a kayak to the mouth of the cave instead.
  • HEIGHT RESTRICTION: Children are not advised to enter the mud bath portion of the Dark cave as it is deep and difficult to maneuver. Minimum required height of 1m to enter the mudbath; although we do not recommend children under 1.3m to enter.
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Zipline not recommended for pregnant women
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • ****Please be sure to bring swimwear and a towel. Lockers for your belongings will be provided at the Dark cave with a 50,000 deposit which will be refunded upon the return of the locker key.
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Nick wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions2 helpful votes
We went on the tour today with our guide Cloud. They were exactly on time for the pickup, and we immediately felt like home. Cloud is a great guide and a real fun and interested person! We went to the botanical garden, the paradise cave and the dark cave. All arranged fantastic,
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Response from ph0ngnhadisc0very, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour
Responded 4 Mar 2020
Hi ArentlSavvy, Thank you for sharing your detailed feedback with us. It is great to know that you had an amazing day exploring the caves and had a fun day with our guide Cloud. Paradise cave and Dark are both spectacular. We certainly convey your comments to Cloud. Once again, thank you for coming Vietnam and joining in our tours. We wish you have a good trip in Vietnam and do hope you come back here next time for some more interesting tours. Best wishes, Phongnha Discovery Team
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Neil Nand wrote a review Oct 2019
Shanghai, China12 contributions1 helpful vote
A refreshing detox from all the Vietnam parties. This tour allowed us to see a side of Vietnam that I’ve never seen in my entire life. Both Dark & Phong Nha caves offered unique experiences. Dark: You have to zip-line and swim to get into cave itself. It’s cool, muddy and
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Response from ph0ngnhadisc0very, Manager at Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour
Responded 17 Oct 2019
Dear Neilnand, Thank you for taking the time to write your detailed review on Tripadvisor. We're glad to know that you enjoyed your time with us especially our tour guides, Cloud & Donna. We will pass on your nice words to them. Once again, thank you for joining in our tours. We hope you will enjoy every moments when you travelling in Viet Nam and welcome you back again soon the future. There are more of stunning cave systems in Phong Nha waiting for you to be explored! Kind regards Phongnha Discovery Teams
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Jan wrote a review Nov 2018
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We did a tour to the dark cave and the Phongnha cave. We arrived straight from Hanoi with a sleepers train. We arrived pretty early at Dong Hoi around 5:30am, still the phongnha discovery crew orgnazied a pick up for us at the train station. We could stayed in their office till
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Response from Phongnha Discov... T, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour
Responded 29 Nov 2018
Dear kingk89, Phongnha Discovery Tours would like to thank you for your kind words and lovely feedback. It's our pleasure to serve you during your tour from start to finish. We are so pleased to know that you had a great journey at Dark Cave. Thank you once again for your fantastic review. We look forward to seeing you one day in the future. Best wishes,
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H J wrote a review Oct 2018
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We visited the Dark Cave and the Phong Nha cave, and it was great! The transport and pick-up all went very well, and the caves were beautiful. Our guides were really helpful and friendly as well. Lunch was nice as well. We had an amazing day, especially for the price!!!
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Phongnha Discov... T, Manager at Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour
Responded 23 Nov 2018
Hello, Thank you for leaving your great review on Tripadvisor. It's so happy to hear how much your you enjoyed your trip. We would be delighted to welcome you again in the future. Best regards,
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onlydren wrote a review Oct 2018
Canada4 contributions2 helpful votes
Had a horrible experience with Dark Cave tour guide. He complained about feeling tired/sore from partying too much the day before, used profanity constantly, impatient, and highly unprofessional. We paid good money to experience mud bath in Dark Cave, but was rudely rushed
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Phongnha Discov... T, Manager at Phong Nha National Park - Phong Nha Cave and Dark Cave Tour
Responded 23 Nov 2018
Hello, Thank you for taking time to review your experience with Phongnha Discovery Tours. It's always great to get feedback from clients so that we can continue working hard to consistently deliver superior service to all our clients. Your comments help us improve our service and make it more professional. Thanks again. We hope to welcome you again soon ! Best wishes,
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About the operator

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julzm_101
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Brilliant trip
Fantastic day spent exploring caves. Our guide - Chocolate, was extremely organised and knowledgeable. We would hig
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Erinkafish
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Definitely worth it!
My friend and I decided to book this tour as they offered it at the hostel we were staying at (gecko hostel). Possi
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Compass68099359890
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Phong nha & dark cave tour
Great half day tour really impressive caves and fun activities Good launch meal Van our tour was very nice and inf
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Mariahking
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Vom cave 1 day challenge
This was a 14km trek into the jungle and viewing 2 caves, our tour guide Victor was incredible, he gave us the most
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248cristianas
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An unforgetful excursion
Paradise Cave -a miracle of nature that together with the explanations provided by our tour guide has totally encha
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monoa113
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A delightful day in the caves
The trip to Phong Na Park is a must see in central Vietnam, especially Paradise Cave which is spectacular. The comp
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nickkcyruss
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The best!
I’m a solo backpacker and signed up for the tour through my hostel and had a great time! The tour guide Thuyen was
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Anu J
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Very Nice
Chocolate (nickname for our female tourguide) explained very well in english and was not in A rush, friendly. Every
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CDMBKK
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Great tour
We had a great day out with our guide Chocolate who spoke excellent english and was very informative during the day
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DrShestar
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Great Tour
The tour was very nice and interesting, with a mixture of many activities. Our guide "Chocolate" and all of her co
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O3541ZWmelissac
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Amazing day!
We had Cloud as our tour guide and she was amazing. We went to the Botanical Gardens, the Paradise Cave and the Dar
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eleanormcgechie
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Amazing Vom cave one day challenge
Fantastic day out with Victor and his team! There were three people in our tour group and we had an amazing day exp
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ashems13
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Great day with Viat!
Our guide Viat was so lovely and fun - he made the trip really easy to follow, gave us loads of information about t
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drP7913PV
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Super Tour, thanks Viet !
7 friends from Melbourne Australia couldn’t have felt more at home with the lovely service and exceptional work of
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ot1998
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Amazing tour and great fun
Went here at the end of February to do the Dark Cave and Paradise Cave along with all the activities. Our tour guid
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  • Duration: 24h
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