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Just empty rooms - a disappointment for us

The cave should be one od the best highlights. Unfortunatelly there are just empty rooms and no... read more

Reviewed yesterday
zmije
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Without background info just another cave

The cave is just a collection of empty rooms. You need some knowledgable guide, otherwise you will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jos d
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The cave should be one od the best highlights. Unfortunatelly there are just empty rooms and no information in English. It was a bit od disappointment for us.

Thank zmije
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave is just a collection of empty rooms. You need some knowledgable guide, otherwise you will be disappointed. When we visited, it was quiet, which was nice but also meant no guide was available. Someone must have written an interesting history of this cave...More

Thank Jos d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

how is possible to pay for a structure completely made brand new full of new concrete , nothing historical there, just empty room , with a guide which doesn't speak english. Completely a robber and honestly not worth to go and visit at all

Thank Antoniojb85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To what other people suggested . We stopped at the motorbike parking , and bought some drinks by the friendly familly and got the parking for free. The cave itself is worth the visit , a guide walked us around . I was expecting to...More

Thank Michielstroo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to buy a ticket but are then free to wander around the cave yourself. Quite interesting and would recommend going.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Steep climb up rock steps not suitable for all to entrance where you see plastic dummies on hospital beds, walked through a door way into " not much" we did not have a guide and not sure if it would have made any difference as...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Disappointing after hearing others say it was a must see. The walk through took about 10 minutes (or less) and the “tour guide” did not provide any useful information/facts. Decent view from the top looking out. Maybe would have been more interesting had I had...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Not your typical cave. I enjoyed the history of it. I would definitely recommend a guide, theres no extra charge but a tip would be nice for them. Our guide did a great job. check this place out it's good to do on a rainy...More

Thank joldenburger90
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Entrance is 40,000 vnd well worth it with a local guide in the cave explained some interesting history about the cave during the american war. Near by a great local family to hang out for beers or coffee which reasonably cost.

2  Thank southasiatravel89
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Just a cave with walls to be used as hospital. They dont have any explanation or museum that explains the history there. Dont go if you dont wanna pay for guide.

Thank gaunt4000
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Response from Enza G | Reviewed this property |
I booked my cruise on the island itself. Resorts have cruise details Paloma Cruises was one company.
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