We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Not Worth It

A rather unimpressive cave, this place is completely overrun with cruise boats and tourists. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicole B
,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
A little gem

If you are cruising around the bay then this cave and island are nice to visit. Once through the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
p4sta
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 6 reviews
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good52%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
3 weeks ago
“A little gem”
4 weeks ago
“A cave visit on one of Halong Bay's many rocky karst islands”
LOCATION
Halong Bay, Vietnam
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (6)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 1 week ago

A rather unimpressive cave, this place is completely overrun with cruise boats and tourists. The lines into the cave are long and often congested as aged overweight people struggle to climb the steps in the heat and humidity. We should have just stayed on the...More

Thank Nicole B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are cruising around the bay then this cave and island are nice to visit. Once through the interesting cave, there is a nice beach and you can either sit in deck chairs provided on the beach, go on the rocks at one end...More

1  Thank p4sta
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This rocky island is one of 1,969 such small islands/rocks in Halong Bay. They are a remarkable sight. This particular one features a two-part cave, composed of a small ante-chamber and a main chamber. Our boat moored about 150 metres from its jetty. Our visit...More

Thank DublinEdM
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Like other caves in Halong Bay this cave gets very busy with tourists. Our party arrived at 7:30am and we walked up hill in line with everyone else, By the time we departed (about 45 minutes later) the whole climb up to the cave (man...More

Thank Philip_Marsh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Thien Canh Son Cave staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit