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Halong Bay Day Cruise to Sung Sot Cave and Ti Top Island from Hanoi
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Halong Bay Full-Day Guided Tour Including Cruise, Kayaking and Lunch from Hanoi
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Situated in the centre of the UNESCO-declared World Heritage area, the Sung Sôt or Surprise Grotto is on Bo Hòn Island, and is one of the finest and widest grottoes of Ha Long Bay.Ascending to the grotto, the way is covered by trees and foliage, and consists of great paved stone blocks.Inside, it is partitioned into two chambers; the first one being similar to a wide theatre hall. Many stalactites hang from the high ceiling, with numerous possible forms and shapes.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an amazing cave, one of the large and vast caves we have ever seen. Many steps up to get there and make sure you take water. Extremely humid as well. Flash on cameras doesn't work because it is so vast. The stalactites and...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very good cruise tour we booked with James from HALONG SAPA EXPERTS site agent and it was really great, people treated us with food, great activities, drinks and arranged safe transfer from Hanoi and tour to Sung Sot cave was worth for a visit...More

Thank askafares
Reviewed 2 days ago

Huge cave. Very interesting formations and history. Hot and humid so bring along water to drink and maybe a hand fan. A few steps going up and down the caves, but nothing too strenuous.

Thank Georgina G
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must do if you are in Halong Bay and have the time. It is really amazing to wander through the stalactites and stalagmites lit with multi-coloured lights. just beautiful. And the views from the top overlooking Halong Bay are not to be missed.

Thank Janet E K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave was enormous and exploring it was a wonderful experience. The best part of the cave was the top where you get an amazing view of Halong Bay.

Thank TravelwithYoungOFW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the cave was amazing to look at, could do with a bit less flamboyant lights for my taste though. Although more history and geological information on signs would make this experience more interesting.

Thank Willem B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came as part of intrepid trip. Caves were well lit. Small enough for a leisurely group though a decent amount of steps. Not a must do but cheap enough whilst your here.

Thank Busker999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited these caves during our recent trip to Halong bay. One needs to climb 300 odd stairs to reach the caves m, so its best to wear comfortable footwear. These caves have a beautiful display of stalactites and stalagmites which have formed over thousands...More

Thank DocRohan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We picked very nice cruise via HALONG SAPA EXPERTS site agent and all services were included: cave tour, beach, island tour and food were excellent. Staffs were very inviting and welcoming. Would definitely recommend !

Thank enzotior
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views inside & out a must in Halong Bay , we visited as part of the paradise 2 cruise , our guide was great very knowledgeable

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Hyunseon P
9 April 2017|
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Response from Aggiesmith | Reviewed this property |
I went there as part of a tour so I have no idea regarding cost etc. Sorry