SonDoong Cave in Vietnam

Kontum Province hosts Mang Den Tourism Week

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New translation brings Bhana war hero to life

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Animals in Son Doong cave

Animals in the Son Doong cave within this mammoth underground structure can be divided into two categories: those who reside in the forested expanses where the cave roof has collapsed, and those who dwell in the darkness of the enclosed cave passages. About Son Doong Cave It had lain undetected beneath the Annamite Mountains in

Things needed for caving Son Doong

Son Doong cave is more than 200 meters wide, 150 meters high, and approx 9 kilometers long, with caverns big enough to fit an entire city street inside them, twice as large as Deer Cave in Malaysia. Son Doong cave was classified as the largest cave in the world by BCRA (British Cave Research Association)

Son Doong Cave – Overview

Son Doong cave(Vietnamese: Hang Son Doong) is world’s largest cave, located in Son Trach, Bo Trach District, Quang Binh province, Vietnam. It is found by a local man named Ho Khanh in 1991 and was recently discovered in 2009 by British cavers, led by Howard Limbert. The name “Son Doong” cave means “mountain river cave”,

Son Doong cave is World’s largest cave

Son Doong cave(Vietnamese: Hang Son Doong) is world’s largest cave, located in Quang Binh province, Vietnam. It is found by a local man named Ho Khanh in 1991 and was recently discovered in 2009 by British cavers, led by Howard Limbert. The name “Son Doong” cave means “mountain river cave”, It was created 2-5 million