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Paradise Cave Introduction
Paradise Cave Phong Nha Vietnam (Thien Duong Cave) is located in the Ecological Restoration subdivision of Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. In 2005, during an expedition into Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, experts of the Royal British Cave Association discovered a very large new cave. With the beautiful and magnificent beauty of the cave, which made the members of the group unable to suppress their emotions, they had to say “Paradise“. Since then, “Paradise” has become the name of this cave and known as one of the most beautiful and magnificent caves in the World.
Paradise Cave Vietnam Location
Paradise Cave is located in Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park. Located in Bo Trach district, Quang Binh province. About 35 km from Phong Nha Cave, along Ho Chi Minh Road, West branch. The cave is close to Mooc spring and the tourist area of Chay River, Dark cave.
Paradise Cave Vietnam Map
Paradise Cave Phong Nha History
The Paradise cave was discovered in 2005 and is considered a large and beautiful cave in Phong Nha – Ke Bang. The cave was discovered by experts of the Royal British Cave Association; but according to some sources, local people have known the cave for a long time.
In 2009, the Paradise Cave Phong Nha was put into operation by Truong Thinh Tourism Group in Quang Binh. With its unique beauty and easy-access, so Paradise Cave Phong Nha Vietnam welcomes millions of visitors every year to visit and admire.
Paradise Cave Phong Nha- The Underground Palace
Thien Duong Cave is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Quang Binh province. Visitors will go on the stairs in the cave to admire the fabulous stalactites after walking 525 steps under the canopy of the primeval forest of Phong Nha Ke Bang.
Dubbed the “underground palace“, Quang Binh’s Paradise Cave Phong Nha is one of the most magnificent and magical wonders in the world. The cave is hidden deep in the heart of World Natural Heritage; Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park. An ancient Castro terrain, dating back to about 350 to 400 million years ago. The cave is located at Km 16, about 4km from the edge of the West Branch of Ho Chi Minh Road; in Son Trach Commune, Bo Trach District, Quang Binh Province.
In 2005, from the information of the locals accidentally discovered a valuable cave located in the heart of World Natural Heritage – Phong Nha – Ke Bang national park. Immediately it attracted the attention of domestic and international scientists, explorers, and communities.
Shortly after that, the Royal British Cave Research Association, under the leadership of Dr. Howawd Limbert; immediately organized a Cave Discovery Mission and announced the surprising results. According to the survey team, this is the longest dry cave in Asia. Especially the stalagmite system, stalactites here have shimmering; magical beauty, beyond the imagination of Human…
What is inside the Paradise Caves Vietnam?
Thien Duong cave has a length of more than 31.4 km, width ranging from 30 to 100m, the widest place up to 150m. The height from the bottom to the cave ceiling is about 60-80m. Rated as the longest dry cave in Asia by the Royal British Cave Association. One of the most magnificent caves that the delegation ever surveyed many caves in the world. The cave has a magnificent and fanciful structure that makes cave explorers think of a paradise on the earth.
The cave gate is very small, barely enough for one person to get down. As you know, it’s located under a rock that is over a hundred meters high and looks very spectacular. A slope leading down to the cave floor is 15m long and made intricately with countless large and round stalactites. The two sides of the slope have many traces of collapse, sprawling stalactites as if they have just undergone a tectonic wave.
The majestic magical beauty of the cave is revealed when the light shines on the countless magical stalactites. The entrance is narrow, but when entering the cave has a width of more than 200m; the ceiling is so high and wide.
Compared with Phong Nha cave, the stalactites in Paradise cave Phong Nha have more shapes. Occasionally, a steep slope of stalactites seemed to be just formed, still wet with steam and stepped up to hear the sound of breaking underfoot. There are clouds when the lights are illuminated, they will light up like glitter, blinking like countless night stars. Most of the ground is flexible, wide, and quite flat, the temperature in the cave is only 20-21 degrees Celsius.
Paradise Cave Phong Nha Tours
Traveling to Paradise Cave Phong Nha, visitors will be transferred by a golf car. Starting from the entrance ticket stand to the foot of the cave, if not you can walk for about 3km. The two sides of the road are pristine forests of Phong Nha Ke Bang. Visitors will be able to walk under the foliage of the cool forest trees.
After reaching the foot of the cave, you have to climb up to the cave with about 625 steps of easy access. The temperature in the cave from 20-22 degrees C makes visitors think that they get lost in Heaven. After visiting the first 1km of the cave visitors will go back. You can choose for yourself a 7km Paradise trekking adventure tour. This is a tour for those who love adventure.
If you stay in Hue, you also can explore the Paradise cave in a day, just book the Paradise cave day tour from Hue via Phong Nha Locals. We will pick you up at your hotel and make sure you have a great memory. If you stay in Phong Nha, Dong Hoi, you can book Paradise Cave and Phong Nha Cave full-day tour.
Paradise Cave entrance fee
To visit the underground palace in Phong Nha, Vietnam, you have to buy entrance tickets. It costs VND 125,000/ person. As you know, they do have a good policy for children. So children from 1,1m to 1,3m cost VND 65,000/ person and children under 1,1m are free of charge.
Golf car transfer
You do not need to buy the golf car transfer ticket, you can walk in the jungle for around 3 km to get to the Phong Nha cave entrance. But if you don’t want to walk or for the old, you can take the golf car to get in.
The 04-seat golf car:
One-way ticket price is VND 60,000 / route.
Round trip ticket price VND 100,000 / route.
06-seat golf car:
One-way ticket price is VND 90,000 / route.
Round trip ticket price VND 150,000 / route.