Son Doong Cave Discovery tour 3days 2nights

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<ol><li> 1. Son Doong Cave DiscoveryThe discovery of a life time3-day trip departured from Dong Hoi TownSon Dong, a cave belongs to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang grotto system in central Quang BinhProvince, has been discovered to be the biggest in the world.Son Doong cave, discovered by a local 18 years ago, is more than 200 meters wide, 150meters high, and at least 6.5 kilometers long, though the explorers said they were unable toexplore it fully. Bristish explorers have recently discovered that So Dong is much larger than theworlds biggest known cave. The biggest section of Son Dong is five kilometers in length, 200meters high and 150 meters wide, said Howard Limbirt of the British Cave ResearchAssociation team searching the area April 10-14, 2009. Son Dong is much larger than DeerCave in Malaysia, currently considered the worlds largest, an explorer said (Deer is 90 meterswide, 100 meters high and 2 kilometers long). The Son Doong cave has replaced to take poleposition as the worlds largest cave.Trip NotesTour code: ATV-H0HighlightSon Doong CaveEn CaveJungle trekItinerary at a glanceDay 1: Dong Hoi Town Phong Nha Ke Bang NP En CaveDay 2: En Cave - Discover Son Doong Cave return to En CaveDay 3: Back to Dong Hoi TownTrip notesDuration: 3 days, 2 nightsGroup size: 10 personsDepart from: Dong Hoi Town (Quang Binh Province)End at: Dong Hoi Town (Quang Binh Province)When: Sep - MayActivities: Caving &amp; Jungle trekkingGrade: ChallengingTransport: VanAccommodation: 2 night campingTour guide: English speaking guideSupport crew: Porters &amp; cookMeals:- Day 1: Lunch, DinnerACTIVELY EXPLORING HIDDEN LANDS Floor 12, Building 45 Nguyen Son Str,Hanoi, VietnamTel: 84-4 3573.8569 Fax: 84-4 35738570 E-mail: info@activetravel.asia Web: www.activetravel.asia </li><li> 2. - Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner- Day 3: Breakfast, LunchFoodAll meals, which are indicated in the itinerary, are included in the price of this trip. On the trekthe support crew will cook meals for us. Since we are far away from the town, the emphasis willbe on healthy and nutritious local produce. Please inform us if you have any special dietaryrequirement.The camping groundOur camp for the evening will be in a clearing in (or near) En Cave. You will be provided withtwin shared tent &amp; sleeping bag. Hamok can also provided if you preferred.ATA tour guideWe will provide English speaking tour guide from Dong Hoi. The local tour guide is the one whoknow the area and the cave well. We will try to arrange Mr. Ho Khanh (the one who discoveredSon Doong Cave) to be your local tour guide but that is not a guarantee.What to bringTrekking boot, sun block, hat, anti-insect repellent (mosquitos &amp; and leeches are majority),warm clothes for cold weather, rain coat, toiletries, original passport.Note on client safetyWe reserve the right to deviate from this itinerary for any reasons, including road and weatherconditions or for any other factor which may influence client safety.PriceInclusion: Exclusion:Camping gearsTravel insurancePermission to discover the caveVisaTransfer two ways from/to Dong Hoi Hotel in Dong HoiEnglish speaking guide Train ticketPorters &amp; Cook Air ticketFirst-aid kitTips for guides &amp; driverMeals as indicated in the itineraryPersonal expensesDrinking waterEntrance fees &amp; sightseeing feesDetailed ItineraryDay 1: Dong Hoi Phong Nha Ke Bang08:00 Our tour guide will meet you at your hotel in Dong Hoi and brief the tour plan before weleave for Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Parks core zone to discover Son Doong Cave. ACTIVELY EXPLORING HIDDEN LANDSFloor 12, Building 45 Nguyen Son Str,Hanoi, Vietnam Tel: 84-4 3573.8569 Fax: 84-4 35738570E-mail: info@activetravel.asia Web: www.activetravel.asia </li><li> 3. 11:30 We reach Doong Village, a secluded village in jungle. We will have picnic lunch in thevillage. After lunch we begin a trek through jungle toward En Cave (Swallow Cave).14:00 We reach En Cave, a beautiful cave with over 2km in length and 49m in height. We willexplore the cave, taking photo then set our camp near a stream. Our support team will catchfish in the stream to cook our dinner.18:00 Have dinner and sleep in tent.SummaryTransfer: Private transfer 3hrsActivity: Trekking, camping, En Cave discoveryMeals: Lunch, DinnerLocal guide: YesSupport team: YesAccommodation: CampingDay 2: Son Doong Cave Discovery07:30 Breakfast at the campsite before we begin our 2hr-trek through jungle to Son DoongCave. Discover a part of the worlds biggest cave.12:00 Have picnic lunch in the cave15:00 Leave Son Doong Cave after 5-6hr discoverring inside the cave. We return to En Caveand take a swim in the stream before dinner.Overnight at the campsite.SummaryActivity: Trekking, Son Doong Cave DiscoveryMeals: Breakfast, Lunch, DinnerLocal guide: YesSupport team: YesAccommodation: CampingDay 3: Son Doong Dong Hoi08:30 Breakfast at the campsite before we trek toward Doong Village where we have lunchbreak before driving back to Dong Hoi Town. Trip ends.SummaryTransfer: Private transfer 3hrsActivity: TrekkingMeals: Breakfast, LunchLocal guide: Yes ACTIVELY EXPLORING HIDDEN LANDSFloor 12, Building 45 Nguyen Son Str,Hanoi, Vietnam Tel: 84-4 3573.8569 Fax: 84-4 35738570E-mail: info@activetravel.asia Web: www.activetravel.asia</li></ol>