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  • Writer's pictureFlora Le

About the Tu Lan Caves

Located in the heart of Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, Tu Lan cave system consists of three main caves: Tu Lan, Hang Ken and Hang Tien. These were discovered in 2009 by local fishermen.

In 2010, the British Cave Research Association held a first exploration expedition. Since then, several other caves have been discovered. Even today, new caves are discovered regularly, including one a few months ago.

The Tu Lan caves became popular in 2011 following the publication in the National Geographic of a photo taken by photographer Carsten Peter. This photo won him many awards.

Only one company organizes the visits of these caves: Oxalis.


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