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Well lit cave

U need to climb up a long flight of stairs to get to the cave entrance. The cave is well-lit inside , which is not the case with many other caves in Vang Vieng, hence it is quite... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

15.000 Kip for foreigners. Too expensive to get there. Fee for the bridge. Not that fascinating and adventurous as the one near blue lagoon...

Thank Autumnday
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 26 December 2016

U need to climb up a long flight of stairs to get to the cave entrance. The cave is well-lit inside , which is not the case with many other caves in Vang Vieng, hence it is quite popular with the locals.

Thank jalee77
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Not too impressive because we have seen the best of them in other countries. This is has a big carven inside and with lights. Told that villagers had hidden in this cave b4 This a long steep steps to the entrance. You pay to get onto a "resort" to cross the bridge to the cave entrance and pay again to... More 

Thank yinic
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A lot of tourists but the beauty of this cave worth the travel. You can go by yourself by bike or long walk, but the way how to get there is not very indicated. You should go the morning when the sun is there (more hot) if you want to do a little bathe in the blue water outside of... More 

Thank Jolyane M
Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

On my return from Tham Nam cave I went to this cave. It's small cave with images of Buddha ( including reclining one) and huge bell outside. There is also a footprint on the wall supposed to be of Buddha.There is one elephant shaped stalactite on the wall that gave the cave the name. Not much time is required to... More 

Thank Madan Gopal M
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The cave is about a half hour walk from the middle of Vang Vieng. Nothing mind blowing, but I thought it was worth exploring on a slow day. Some steep stairs up to the cave entrance, and it's fairly well lit inside although I brought a headlamp and was glad I did. There's a good viewpoint of the city at... More 

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

It's a good taster if you'd never been in a cave before, there is also a built in path you can follow which makes it less risky to walk. There is no need to pay for a guide though - it's pretty self-explanatory

Thank D M
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

My goodness! Had we gone in on our own, we'd have got into the initial chamber, seen the snail shaped rock, shone our torches around and then left. Our guide took us a fair way in. We had to squeeze through 2 rocks, and had I been on my own, I'd have looked at it and assumed it was the... More 

Thank Caroline K
Indore, India
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

After crossing the over bridge and walk of 10mins after that climbing some 50-60 stairs the cave was worth to visit. No smell no bats very clean cave. Water keeps dripping in the cave making shapes of the rock . must visit place.!

Thank ShahNupur
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The location that hotel we stay is away from this cave around 15-20 minutes. The cave will be closed around 16.00 hrs, be there before 16.00hrs to be sure you can get in. It costs you 15,000KIP for entrance fees, there are around 140 something steps if I'm not wrong. If you walk through the cave, you will see the... More 

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