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It's a lovely little thing to do take about 20- 30 min. Wait for a guide! Otherwise you only get... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Son La, Vietnam
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Great place to see for history buffs

This was a great find on our travels. It is hidden from the road but marked with signs if looking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joseph M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a lovely little thing to do take about 20- 30 min. Wait for a guide! Otherwise you only get half the experience. MOST PLACES ADVERTISE 15k entrance which is very reasonable HOWEVER it is actually 40k! Which is a hell of a jump from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit this place in Cat ba. It was very impressive to walk through the hospital. it's huge! and the cave on the 2 and 3 floor it's impressive quite strong impression! recommended!

Thank MariBog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you appreciate history and have some imagination.. you should stop by. It's two minutes of stairs and won't need more then 20-30 minutes. Yes it's manmade inside. It was used as a hospital during the war. They built a hospital! Cement may of been...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great find on our travels. It is hidden from the road but marked with signs if looking for them. Nice parking for your scooter and a good place to get some good food and a drink.

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The history is undeniabke, but the context is made little use of here, with very poor signage and narrative meaning the impact of th place is not evident. How many soldiers came here, what was their story, what was the impact on Cat Ba, where...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely cave, I was eye opening to this place. I was the manual convey a lot of information that is interesting here during wartime. The labyrinth of well designed underground buildings once housed a big hospital and also recovery rooms, and also workplaces and...More

Thank Long S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is nice place to visit if you have interest in Vietnamese history. Rooms are mostly empty but there was a guide and he commented and descriped the history.

Thank Tereza B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The cave is simply a group of empty rooms. You want some knowledgeable guide, or else you'll be disappointed. When we visited, it had been quiet, that had been great, but additionally meant no guide was readily available. Somebody should have authored a fascinating historical...More

Thank Ossie Y
Reviewed 2 October 2018

It is incredible what individuals are able to do if you think about these caves housed an entire public during periods of conflict. Incredible what was produced by human ingenuity and need. So pleased Vietnam has experienced fifty years of being it is own nation.

Thank Bridget R
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This was such a cool area to check out. We parked the scooter of ours and got the ticket of ours at a small area across the road from the entry way. When we walked in, there's nobody better there at all, no tourists and...More

1  Thank Kriste G
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