What surprises people when discovering Son Doong cave

What surprises people when discovering Son Doong cave

As we all know, Son Doong cave is considered as one of the most typical examples, bright representatives for the general view and potential beauty of Viet Nam not only in the eyes of Vietnamese people but also in the eyes of foreign visitors all over the world. It is said that Viet Nam has the beauty of nature.

In other words, the beauty of Viet Nam has been created from a lot of different components such as the beauty of long rivers, solid mountains, wonderful valleys or the beauty of caves, especially Son Doong cave Viet Nam. So, now let's follow us to find and discover the potential beauty of Son Doong cave.

The overview of Son Doong cave

Son Doong cave is the cave which is formed by natural elements not the one that is made by human beings. Son Doong cave Vietnam is located in the village of Tan Trach, Bo Trach district, Quang Binh province, Viet Nam. Not only is hang Son Doong cave Viet Nam the cave that brings completely natural beauty but it is also considered as onr of the most natural caves that is the largest one in the world.

To be more detailed, Son Doong cave is exactly involved in the population of caves in Phong Nha Ke Bang in Quang Binh province. Having a look at hang Son Doong cave, people will say that it is normal and has nothing special. However, this cave is a part of an underwater tunnel that is really huge. The underwater tunnel we have just mentioned above is the one that connect a variety of other large different caves in Viet Nam which are near the border between Viet Nam and Lao.

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How large Son Doong cave is?

The huge space of Son Doong cave Viet Nam is only showed by mentioning Son Doong cave' dimension. Son Doong cave is more than 200 meter high. In addition, this cave has the width of 175 meter and the it is 9.4 kilometer long.

Son Doong cave is so huge

Son Doong cave is so huge

These dimensions of hang Son Doong cave Vietnam are regarded as typical evidences and proofs that prove exactly for the honourable name of being the largest and hugest cave in the world. Hang Son Doong cave is so enormous that it can fit the skyscraper with forty storeys which are standing up right to each other.

The discovery of Son Doong cave is really wonderful

Son Doong cave appeared a long time ago in the population of caves in Quang Binh province. However, it was not until 1991 that Son Doong cave Vietnam was discovered by a local man whose name is Ho Khanh.

Accoding to Ho Khanh, he told that the moment he discovered Son Doong cave was really accidental. Or in other words, we say he discovered hang Son Doong cave Viet Nam by chance. In that day, he went out and the sky changed black, and then it rained heavily. Therefore, he got in this cave deliberately in order to shelter. Discovering Son Doong cave - the largest cave in the world in the context like this is really unusual and as a result, it is really interesting.

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The reason for the name of Son Doong cave

We are sure that people at the first time hearing or writing, typing the name of Son Doong cave is completely surprised and amazed because it seems so unique and unusual.

So many people say that Son Doong cave Viet Nam firstly named after Ho Khanh. He put the name for this cave as his name. However, after that it is named Son Doong.

The word "son" has the meaning of mountain in Chinese characters. And the word "Doong" is the name of a mountain village located in Bo Trach district, Quang Binh province. It is undeniable that Son Doong cave has unique name that it can survive until today, as current name.

The reason for the name of Son Doong cave

The reason for the name of Son Doong cave

Son Doong cave as a tourist destination

In August, 2003, Son Doong cave was allowed to be visited as a tourist destination. The number of people coming to hang Son Doong cave is becoming more and more increasing. Therefore, there are a lot of tours for Vietnamese visitors and foreigner to choose.

The potential beauty of Son Doong cave and some tips when travelling

It comes as no surprise that Son Doong cave has a significant and beautiful landscape. This can actually create the imagination and curiousness in each person's mind.

To enjoy completely the magnificent and splendid beauty of hang Son Doong cave Vietnam, travellers do not forget to book for the favourite tour in advance because these tours for travelling the stunning beauty of Son Doong cave Vietnam are easily run out of tour. A lot of visitors have to wait for few months, years even miss the chance to travel Son Doong cave.

splendid beauty inside Son Doong cave

splendid beauty inside Son Doong cave

Another tips for traveller when they have intention to enjoying and finding the feeling of adventurous and thrilling in a full way is they should pay a visit to hang Son Doong cave during February and August.

In conclusion, Son Doong cave has so magnificent beauty that attracts so many visitors every year. Therefore, it creates the position of Viet Nam at least in the field of travelling.

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