To prepare for a 1-day Quang Binh Travel Itinerary, don’t miss the secret to synthesizing experiences and schedules that every visitor needs to know to explore every corner of this “cave kingdom” right below.

Quang Binh 1 day tour, although not long, promises to bring you many new and unforgettable activities and experiences. Are you ready for this Quang Binh tour ? Let’s find out what mysteries this place hides!

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Top attractive tourist attractions in Quang Binh

Quang Binh – the land with the wild beauty of mountains and the charming waves of the sea has attracted many domestic and foreign tourists to explore. Quang Binh tourist attractions are many, so you should pocket the landscapes and monuments that are highly appreciated by tourists when coming to this beautiful land.

Phong Nha Cave

Traveling to Quang Binh for 1 day, you cannot ignore  Phong Nha Cave – one of the most beautiful caves in the world. “Thien Nam First Cave” stands out with a length of more than 7000m and many branches of caves connecting each other. Not only that, under the magnificent hand of nature, this place also has magnificent and massive stalactites.

Paradise Cave

Paradise Cave is undoubtedly the longest and most beautiful dry cave in Asia. Stepping inside, you will clearly feel the grandeur and magnificent beauty, fanciful like a fairyland. This is considered an extremely ideal check-in point in Quang Binh that many tourists, especially couples, come to keep as a romantic memory between the two.

Son Doong cave

Son Doong Cave was formed 2-5 million years ago, however, it was not until 2013 that this cave was discovered and put into tourism operation. Son Doong Quang Binh is the largest natural cave in the world with a height of 200m, enough to fit in a 40-storey building. When you arrive here, you will be completely overwhelmed by the magnificent beauty and pristine and diverse ecosystem of nature.

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Ozo Park

Ozo Park is a famous Quang Binh tourist area with many attractive games, promising to bring you unforgettable experiences. Some activities are loved by tourists such as boating, climbing ladders, ziplines… Packages at the park range from 100,000 – 200,000 VND/person .

Quang Binh Beach

If you go to the forest and enter the cave, you should go to the sea to complete the set, right? Quang Binh  beach is ecstatic with beaches stretching in blue, clean and beautiful, making it a place to “hide from the heat”. Some famous beaches here such as Nhat Le beach , Bao Ninh beach …

 

Chay River, Dark Cave

Chay River, Toi Cave , is located in Son Trach Commune, Bo Trach District, Quang Binh Province. When sailing along the river, the majestic natural scenery that appears before your eyes is indescribably beautiful. Perhaps that is why many tourists often come here to find a peaceful place, to shake off the troubles of daily life.

Mooc Springs

Mooc Spring is hidden in rich vegetation, with huge forests, steep cliffs covered with a green color. Not only that, dotted on the green vegetation are the colors of rare flowers (orchid, yellow flowers…). Kayaking along the stream makes people’s hearts relax and strangely serene.

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Dong Hoi Tourism

Dong Hoi city located next to the poetic Nhat Le river is also one of the hot tourist destinations in Quang Binh. Every day you can walk along Nhat Le beach to enjoy the rising sunrise and romantic sunset. Some other places that you will definitely enjoy visiting when traveling to Dong Hoi such as: Dong Hoi market, Quang Phu sand dunes, Tam Hoa church…

Vung Chua Island Yen

Vung Chua Dao Yen is the resting place of the famous General Vo Nguyen Giap. To commemorate the general, more and more tourists come to offer incense and visit the grave. As a result, Dao Yen Pagoda has become a famous spiritual tourist destination in Quang Binh.

Jumping Stone Beach

Traveling to Quang Binh for 1 day, you must definitely visit Da Nhay beach created by the skillful “hands” of the sea. The first-time visitors here can not help but be surprised by the countless stones with many different strange shapes. At first, they were just primitive large rocks, but time gradually honed them into a masterpiece worth preserving.

According to Quang Binh tourism experience , visitors should find a safe place from afar to watch and should not venture to climb the cliffs to check-in. Because the sea water soaks for a long time, the rocks will appear mossy and slippery, which is very dangerous.

Suggestions for Quang Binh 1 day tour

You can refer to some of the schedules below:

  • Schedule 1: Phong Nha Cave – Paradise Cave Tour
  • Schedule 2: Paradise Cave – Mooc Stream
  • Schedule 3: Paradise Cave – Vung Chua Dao Yen
  • Schedule 4: Paradise Cave – En Cave – Da Nhay Beach
  • Schedule 5: Nhat Le Beach – Zipline Chay River, Dark Cave
  • Schedule 6: Phong Nha Cave – Ozo Treetop Park

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Hopefully, the above 1-day Quang Binh Travel Guide will bring your trip the most interesting experiences. Coming here, you will feel like being embraced by mother nature with the space and rhythm of life following the natural flow. There is nothing better than admiring the majestic beauty of nature while being relaxed and forgetting about the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

 

Son Doong cave belongs to Phong Nha – Ke Bang Cave complex (Son Trach, Bo Trach, Quang Binh). With the perfect images that the press has published, surely Son Doong will be extremely attractive to those who love to conquer and explore. However, entering Son Doong cave is not easy, you must have the Son Doong cave travel experience that we will introduce through the following article.

Son Doong Cave Travel Experience 2023

Son Doong cave   has a rather difficult terrain, so when you have an idea to travel to Son Doong cave , you cannot go on your own or go alone, but need to contact a travel agency. The only licensed company at present is Oxalis Company, the only tour operator in Phong Nha village, Son Trach commune, Bo Trach, Quang Binh.

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A tour to explore Son Doong cave costs about 3,000 USD, equivalent to nearly 65 million Vietnam Dong. Son Doong discovery tour will take about 7 days and 6 nights for the whole trip.

With relatively difficult terrain, besides being able to encounter natural disasters and unexpected floods, you need to have minimal survival experience. As well as the experience of going to the forest or climbing mountains. Plus a really good physique. Therefore, Son Doong tourism is only for those who are 18 years old and do not have the diseases that experts recommend.

In Son Doong cave

Son Doong travel experience – prepare physically

When you book a tour, medical professionals will ask questions about your health, so you must answer honestly. Because that is the guarantee of your safety during the trip.

Questions your healthcare professional may ask you are:

  1. Do you have or have a history of cardiovascular disease?
  2. Do you have asthma, epilepsy, or depression?
  3. Are you taking any medications?
  4. Do you have any problems with joints, legs, back?
  5. What sports do you usually play?

Besides, before traveling to Son Doong, you need to practice walking 10km in 1 day, crossing at least one hill 200-300cm high. Walk firmly on rough ground and climb over large rocks. You should do this exercise  3 to 6 months before traveling to Son Doong .

If you are in big cities, you can do this exercise by climbing stairs 3 floors at a time, without panting, without rest and doing about 15 times a day. Not only that, the experts will introduce and practice for you the necessary skills when going to the jungle before starting the trip about 2 days.

On the ceiling of the cave is still creating new stalactites

Son Doong cave tour

The car of the travel company will take you to kilometer 39, Ho Chi Minh road, West branch. From here, you will gradually walk down the Doong valley . Then go through the village of the Van Kieu ethnic group. In the village, there are only eight households with 21 people. Here you will be in charge of the delegation, hammock rest for lunch and meals. And continue to follow Rao Thuong stream to enter En cave. At this time, it has begun to get dark, so we will stay in En cave to eat and stay overnight. During this time, the people in charge, the tour guide will tell you stories about the cave, about the legend… For you to understand more about the culture in this place.

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In the morning, you are arranged to have breakfast and prepare for the most interesting experience of your life, which is Exploring  Son Doong Cave.  You will have the opportunity to explore the cave in a period of 5 days and 4 nights.

As you gradually go into the cave, you will see tall stalactites, a primeval forest with no trace of humans. It is a vegetation with a variety of precious plants and trees. And the special thing is that the fog is always covered, creating a separate climate, separate from the outside.

Abundant vegetation

You continue to pass about 50km through the jungle and past the high stalactites in the cave, to explore deeper inside the cave. Entering the cave, you will be able to see with your own eyes the magnificence that the Creator has bestowed on this place. Fossil corridors appear here, proving that life existed in caves millions of years ago.

The stalactites are several million years old

And  Son Doong also owns stalagmite columns nearly 70m high.

The Mang Da column is nearly 70m high in the cave

Or the large jade stones that people call “cave pearls”, the chemical composition of these rhinestones is determined to be calcite.

Inside the cave you also see an underground river flowing through, with a length of about 2.5km.

A corner of the roaring river

Here, you can see coral ruins and fossil animal skeletons. There are many faults on the ceiling of the cave, creating skylights, bringing sunlight into the cave. Create conditions for the vegetation in the cave to grow.

Skylight – the lighting place for Son Doong cave

According to geologists, Son Doong cave was formed about 2-5 million years ago. Its size is equivalent to the capacity of about 68 Boeing 777 aircraft. With such size, Son Doong cave has become the largest natural cave in the world.

 Son Doong cave tourism experience – personal life issues.

During the tour, the porters will bring fresh food and vegetables so that they can cook hygienic meals for the whole group.

All luggage of guests, are responsible for the shipper, so you only need to bring a small backpack to hold your camera, water bottle, sunscreen, toothbrush, toothpaste.

During the journey, you will be able to set up tents to rest. Besides, to ensure the best hygiene for the cave, the travel company has also prepared portable septic toilets. There is a design of a seat placed on a steel frame and under a plastic container, covered with a very clean thick canvas. After going to the toilet, you will immediately use the husk next to it to put it in a plastic container. The tour company also prepares hand sanitizer gel and toilet paper for visitors. After each tour, the tour company will have a cleaning team to take all the plastic containers outside the cave entrance for burial.

The empty spaces in the cave can stop.

Son Doong cave travel experience  , to ensure beauty and safety

  • During the trip, all visitors and tour guides are allowed to go by a small path, not going to other paths to ensure the sustainability of the cave floor.
  • You are also not allowed to arbitrarily break or break the edges of young rocks and stalactites, to avoid losing the inherent beauty of the cave.
  • On the way, if we see snakes, we must not poke, or chase, do not scream, but just quietly walk away. Snakes are warned to be very poisonous, so this is an experience to ensure the safety of visitors.

The beauty of  Son Doong cave has been recognized by experts and world explorers as unique in the world. So coming to   Son Doong  , you are not only traveling but also experiencing and discovering the masterpieces of nature. With the Son Doong travel experiences  that we have just shared above, we hope to help you prepare well the necessary things to have an interesting trip.

In addition to exploring  Son Doong, you can also explore more caves in Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park  in Quang Binh . Please leave questions or contributions to Danang Private Car in the comment section!

 

Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park is likened to “a fairyland” or “a royal palace in the ground” with a wild and beautiful natural scene like an ink painting that the Creator has bestowed on the people. That is why Phong Nha has become an attractive tourist destination for domestic and foreign tourists, Phong Nha tourism you should refer to some Phong Nha – Ke Bang 2022 travel experiences  below for a more complete trip and interesting.

Where is Phong Nha Ke Bang located?

Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park is located in Bo Trach and Minh Hoa districts, in Quang Binh province, about 50 km from Dong Hoi to the northwest and about 500 km from Hanoi capital to the south.

Phong Nha Ke Bang is associated with historical heroic feats. Here, is the interference between the primeval forest and the Son River, along with the dry water cave and the water cave creating an ink painting that captivates visitors. Phong Nha, Ke Bang is recognized by UNESCO as a world natural heritage.

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What month should I travel to Phong Nha Ke Bang?

Phong Nha Ke Bang travel experience, first if you plan to explore this place, you need to have a clear understanding of the climate of Quang Binh land. It belongs to the tropical monsoon climate zone with two distinct seasons:

  1. Dry season (from April to August): The temperature outside is 36-37°C, the temperature in the cave is always at 20-21°C which is very cool and pleasant. This is a quite favorable time to participate in cave explorations in the heart of the world natural heritage Phong Nha – Ke Bang.
  2. Rainy season (from September to March next year) : Characterized by the northeast monsoon, the average rainfall is from 2,000mm to 2,300mm/year. In the high water season, the rising water of the Son River will obscure the entrance of the cave, tourist boats cannot enter here, so it is impossible to visit Phong Nha Cave. As for the dry caves: Tien Son Cave, Thien Duong Cave, you can still visit normally.

=> Therefore, the best time to travel Phong Nha – Ke Bang is from April to August because the weather is quite favorable for sightseeing and tourism.

It is recommended to travel to Phong Nha Ke Bang from April to August

Directions to Phong Nha Ke Bang

Phong Nha Ke Bang belongs to Bo Trach district, Dong Hoi city, so you need to move to Dong Hoi city first, then take more buses, taxis, motorbike taxis to Phong Nha Ke Bang (50 km). I would like to share with you the itinerary as follows:

+ Airplane : Vietnam Airlines, VietJetAir, Bamboo Airways… all have flights from Saigon to Dong Hoi airport, flight time is about 1 hour 30 minutes, then from this airport take a taxi to Phong Nha Ke Bang (45 kilometer).

+ Train : TP line. Ho Chi Minh – Dong Hoi. Ticket price: 4600,000 VND to 1,300,000 VND depending on ticket class

+ Passenger car : There are many direct bus trips from Hanoi/Saigon to Phong Nha cave, the price is only about 250,000 VND or more, which is much cheaper than other types of vehicles. Details you can see at: Bus Hanoi – Phong Nha, Quang Binh ,

The means of transportation from Dong Hoi to Phong Nha Ke Bang are as follows:

  • If you want to organize your own sightseeing, you can rent a tourist car from 4 to 45 seats.

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  • Taxi costs about 25,000/km, you can refer to the following companies: Dong Hoi Taxi: (0232) 3841,841; Xuyen Viet Taxi: (0232) 384.84.84; Mai Linh Taxi: (0232) 3835,835; Taxi Quang Binh: (0232) 382.82.82

Where to book a hotel in Phong Nha Ke Bang?

Phong Nha Ke Bang travel experience is self-sufficient, I see that there are not too many hotels nearby, but if you still want to stay, you can refer to the list of hotels near Phong Nha Ke Bang AT HERE .

Map and ticket price to visit Phong Nha Ke Bang 2022

To make it easier for you to visit and explore Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, here is a tourist map of Phong Nha Ke Bang for your reference:

Phong Nha Ke Bang tourist map
Ticket prices to visit Phong Nha Ke Bang 2022 are currently listed as follows:
  • Paradise Cave: 250,000 VND/adult, children 1.1m – 1.3m equal 50% of adult ticket.
  • Phong Nha cave: 150,000 VND/adult, children under 1.3m are free to visit.
  • Tien Son Cave: 80,000 VND/adult, children under 1.3m are free to visit.
  • Mooc Spring: Entrance fee is 80,000 VND/adult, children under 1m3 are free. Package ticket 180,000 VND/ 01 ticket/ 01 adult. Children: 100,000 VND/time.
  • Phong Nha Botanical Garden: 40,000 VND/ 01 ticket/ 01 adult, children equal 50% of adult fare

What’s so beautiful about Phong Nha Ke Bang?

Phong Nha tourism should go where to play ? To be able to fully explore the places, you should spend the best time to travel Phong Nha 3 days 2 nights. Below, are the most beautiful Phong Nha Ke Bang tourist attractions for visitors to make it easier for visitors to learn and explore this national park.

Phong Nha Cave

The cave has a length of 8km, is the cave with the longest underground river system in the world. To enter Phong Nha cave, visitors get off a motorboat and follow the Son River to enter the cave. When entering Phong Nha cave, you will feel the cool and pleasant atmosphere, especially in the summer when the temperature is only 17-20 degrees Celsius. Coming here, you can’t help but disembark in the cave to enjoy the beauty of the cave. The beauty of the beautiful nature is known as the “First cave” of the magnificent beauty of nature. Explore Bi Ky, Co Tien and Cung Dinh caves to see beautiful stalactites with different colors and shapes.

If you go in a large group, you should rent a boat separately, and if there are few people, you should join. Boat to visit Phong Nha Cave 2021: 550,000 VND / 1 boat with life jacket, carrying up to 12 guests including children.

Tien Son Cave

Coming to Phong Nha cave, it is impossible not to visit Tien Son cave, considered a twin of nature, a famous sightseeing place in Phong Nha . Coming to Tien Son cave, you will feel like you are in the heavenly, mysterious and magical realm. Tien Son Cave is named by tourists as “Nam Thien De Nhat Cave”, Tien Son Cave is considered a castle of stalactites with thousands of colorful stalactites…

Boat to visit Phong Nha Cave & Tien Son Cave: 550,000 VND/ 1 boat/ 12 guests with life jackets

Paradise Cave

Dubbed “the palace in the ground” with the most magical and magnificent scenery in the world and the longest dry cave in Asia, surrounded by Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. In the cave with countless stalactites with different shapes, in which famous stalactites like the statue of the Virgin Mother holding a baby; The Giao Tri Palace is the place where the Jade Emperor discussed the country with his courtiers, surrounded by statues of unicorns, phoenixes… Thien Duong cave and Phong Nha cave are considered the two most beautiful caves in Phong Nha – Ke tourist area. Bang.

Paradise Cave

Tram transfer service:

  • Tram 4 seats: 01 way ticket price: 60,000 VND / route / time. Round trip ticket price: 100,000 VND/route/round
  •  06-seat tram: One-way ticket price: 90,000 VND/route/way. Round trip ticket price: 150,000 VND / route / round
  • Electric car 8 seats: 200,000vnd/car/round
  • 14-seat electric car: 350,000vnd/car/round

Hang En Cave

It is the cave that attracts the most domestic and foreign tourists today in Vietnam, with a rare landscape. En cave has a length of more than 1.6 km, including 3 gates, the ceiling of the cave is 100 m high, 170 m widest. In the heart of the cave is a clear blue stream that winds and leads to Son Doong mountain. On the ceiling with stalactites with many shapes of nests of thousands of swallows and bats, En cave is beautiful and attractive, but not everyone has the courage to explore because the way to the cave is very dangerous and easy to get lost.

Mooc Springs

From Phong Nha Ke Bang tourist area to Mooc Spring about 10km. This is a wild tourist area, with poetic scenery, charming fresh air, becoming an attractive tourist destination and ideal resort when coming to Quang Binh. You can kayak in Nuoc Mooc stream to explore the beautiful scenery here.

Mooc Springs
  • Package service ticket 180,000 VND / 1 ticket / 1 adult (Including: Stream bathing, Jumping, Kayaking, Life jackets, Paddles, Rescue). Children: 100,000 VND/time.
  • Entrance ticket: 80,000 VND / 01 ticket / 01 adult, children under 1.3m are free to visit.

What to eat when traveling to Phong Nha Ke Bang?

Phong Nha Ke Bang travel experience, coming here you cannot help but enjoy the famous specialties here, including dishes such as:

Porridge soup is a famous dish in Phong Nha Ke Bang, bearing the flavor of the hometown of Quang Binh people and has the same taste as pho in Hanoi.

Delicious specialties should enjoy when traveling to Phong Nha Ke Bang

Filter cake is popular with many tourists when traveling to Phong Nha Ke Bang because of its unique flavor. Or oyster porridge, brown rice pancakes, blood cockles, when steamed, they absorb water and are sweet; grouper, Hanh fish, grilled pomfret, squid…

What to buy in Phong Nha Ke Bang as a gift? 

Popular dishes and specialties of Quang Binh land are many, you can choose to buy gifts to give to relatives and friends such as: Tan An rice paper, Quang Thanh commune (Quang Trach), dried seafood Bao Ninh commune , Hai Thanh shrimp paste (Dong Hoi), Duc Trach fish sauce (Bo Trach), Hai Ninh sweet potato, Vo Xa wine (Quang Ninh)…

Shopping addresses near Phong Nha Ke Bang, you can refer to the suggestions below:

Dong Hoi Market: The commercial center of the province

  • Address: Mother Suot Street – Dong Hoi City
  • Phone of Market Management Board: (0232) 3850 057

Hieu Hang Supermarket

  • Address: 27 Nguyen Huu Canh – Dong Hoi City
  • Phone: (0232) 3840 969

The Anh Supermarket

  • Address: 230 Ly Thuong Kiet – Dong Hoi City
  • Phone: (0232) 3500 199

Danangprivatecar.com hopes that the above sharing of Phong Nha – Ke Bang travel experiences in 2022 will provide you with useful and necessary information for your trip to be more fun and exciting. In addition, you can refer to some useful information such as: