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    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    Son Doong Cave, a cave belongs to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang grotto system in central Quang Binh Province. It is one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world. Hang Son Doong cave complex of Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, located in Son Trach, Bo Trach district, Quang Binh province of Vietnam Son Doong cave is one of the largest natural cave ever found in the world. Who first discovered as a peasant named Ho Khanh. In 1991, he happened to shelter in this cave while looking deep into the fores. Although discovered in 1991, however, until 2006, when an expedition of the British Royal Society to search for new caves in Phong Nha – Ke Bang, his new Khanh brought his story to tell they listen and expedition decided to come here.

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    Son Doong cave is hidden in rugged Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh province near the border with Laos. The cave is part of a network of 150 or so caves, many still not surveyed, in the Annamite Mountains. It is very difficult to cross. During the first expedition, the team explored two and a half miles of Son Doong cave before a 200-foot wall of muddy calcite stopped them. They named it the Great Wall of Vietnam. Above it they could make out an open space and traces of light, but they had no idea what was laying on the other side, so they stopped the expedition. A year later, in 2010, they returned—seven hard-core British cavers, a few scientists, and a crew of porters – to climb the wall, measure the passage, and push on all the way to the end of the cave.

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    The name “Son Doong” cave means “mountain river cave”. Indeed, the cave was created 2-5 million years ago by river water eroding away the limestone underneath the mountain. Where the limestone was weak, the ceiling collapsed creating huge skylights.

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    Son Doong 9km long, 200m wide and 150m deep. Besides the beauty that anyone should see that breathlessly overwhelmed by nature’s masterpiece in Vietnam.
    Son Doong is much larger than Deer Cave in Malaysia, currently considered the world’s largest, an explorer said (Deer is 90 meters wide, 100 meters high and 2 kilometers long). The Son Doong cave has replaced to take pole position as the world’s largest cave. So, this cave was classified as the largest cave in the world by BCRA (British Cave Research Association) and selected as one of the most beautiful in the globe by the BBC news. 

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    These little round seeds alive in Son Doong cave accidentally formed when mineral water dripping from the cave ceiling too fast during forming stalagmites. In the cave, the explorers even find a primeval forest vegetation with extremely rich and varied Beauty can make any traveler must also overwhelmed The press and the international media has repeatedly reported on the cave masterpiece of Vietnam Photographer Ryan Deboodt decided to exploring and returning to the impressive image of the trip to visit the cave Son Doong and his articles are published in DailyMail.

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world


    Great combination of water and limestone rocks created strange shapes Son Doong cave has overtaken Malaysia Deer Cave and become the world’s largest natural Annually, this cave attracts many tourists from many countries and regions.

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    Son Doong cave - one of the most beautiful natural caves and the largest ever found in the world

    In early August 2013, the first tourist group explored the cave on a guided tour at a cost of US$3,000 each. Permits are required to access the cave and are made available on a limited basis and the tickets are sold to the first applicants who meet all of the health requirements, as the six-day trips require travellers to be able to trek about 50 kilometres, and navigate through the caves. 

    With its inherent natural beauty and what the world has recognized Son Doong cave . And if you love to explore the natural world,  my advice to you is to come here. It would be a pity if you missed it.

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