Halong bay caves
Halong bay is a small bay in the North East Sea of Vietnam, including the sea of Ha Long City, Cam Pha City and a part of the Van Don district in Quang Ninh Province. Looking down from high place, Halong bay has magnificent and majestic scenery . Halong bay caves are beautiful and each small island is like a gems dragged up on the turquoise sea. If you travel to Halong this summer, you should know about these caves .
1.Sung Sot cave (Shocking Cave)
Situated in the heart of the World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay, Sung Sot Cave is on Bo Hon island. This is a wide and beautiful cave of the top caves on Halong Bay . This is also the place where many unique rock formations are found in nowhere. The road to Sung Sot cave beneath the foliage of the forest and the rock grafts , visitors have not only the fun of climbing, but also the eagerness as you are going to heaven.
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Luon cave is located on the Bo Hon island , 14 km south of Bai Chay. In front of the cave , that is the Turtle island . Besides, there is a “heaven gate” on the right of the cave . The cliffs are upright, blue water is as clear as a mirror. At the edge of the water, a “gate” opens at the foot of the island is Luon cave.
3.Dau Go cave
In the middle of the beautiful Halong, a cave named rusticly : Dau Go cave. This cave is on Dau Go island.
Away from the cave, cave’s entrance is like a jellyfish. You have go through 90 stone steps to the cave entrance. Cave’s arch is about 25m high, which hundreds of huge stalactites descend down like a strange waterfall. The cave is divided into three main compartments. The exterior of the dome is filled with natural light, the ceiling is like a giant “oil painting” with stalactites in many colors and shapes. the Shapes depending on the rich imagination of each person: elephants are looking for food, the stag bewildered, lions dim sleeping … underneath is a turtle swimming in water. Standing under the arch of the cave, it feels like standing in the middle of an ancient castle, with massive architecture.
4.Me Cung cave ( Maze cave)
2 km to the south of Ti Top beach is the Me Cung cave. The cave is located on Lom Bo island, 25 m above sea level. From a distance, the cave’s entrance is like a roof that is deep inside the island. Through a small entrance just enough for one person, the scene is very sophisticated, the stalactites are like statues, beautiful patterns. Some stalactites in many colors droop down as lions, bears playing together, the stone curtain on the wall …
5.Thien Cung cave (“Castle in the sky”)
If you go inside , you’ll be surprised by the beauty of the lively and splendid beauty created by stalactites. On the eastern cliff , there is a monumental “painting”, which has the characters of old fairy tales. The soft lines flexible and extremely subtle delicate to every detail.
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