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Amazing adventure tour

I just had a 2 days and 1 night tour with Oxalis in Tu Lan Cave system. Very happy with the time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hanoi, Vietnam
Amazing TuLan cave expedition

We went with Oxalis adventure on a 4 days / 3 nights on the Tulan Cave expedition in the month of... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Jessie T
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Tu Lan caves system is located in Minh Hoa District, Quang Binh Province, this is the Karst center of 200ha next to Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park. The caves system has been discovered by local fishermen in 2009 and explored by British Cave...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Tan Hoa Village, Minh Hoa District, Dong Hoi 45000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just had a 2 days and 1 night tour with Oxalis in Tu Lan Cave system. Very happy with the time spent with the whole team. Excellent camp site, very good support team and 2 nice guides. Especially, the route is so so awesome,...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We went with Oxalis adventure on a 4 days / 3 nights on the Tulan Cave expedition in the month of June. Still amazed by how we accomplished the journey - we had to hike up steep mountains, step on razor sharp limestones, squeeze through...More

1  Thank Jessie T
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I visited some caves in Phong Nha: Hang En cave, Dark cave, Paradise cave, E Cave,.. but Tu Lan is the best. That tour is amazing, don't miss it if you come to Phong Nha.

3  Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I had a good day experience the Tu Lan 1 day tour. Eveything was well organize, the guide Minh and the local porter was friendly and helpful. The tour is fun and well thought. Thanks for a great day

Thank Huynh T
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A highlight of our trip to Vietnam. Small group of 10 (just what we wanted) with guide and 2 porters. Caving was spectacular with lots to see, steep ladder decent and swim in the cave. Lovely lunch prepared for us before quite a strenuous and...More

Thank Carey W
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This was the most amazing experience! We had a great guide and Sherpa! We hiked in and spent the night and hiked back out the next day. Our 14 year old son found the hike a piece of cake while my husband and I struggled...More

2  Thank CTMerebear
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Phong Nha Viet ( Oxalis tour) was truly amazing! The cave is truly a hidden gem, Tourguide was super attentive! Thanks so so much Phong Nha Viet!!

Thank thuongmimi
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The was the highlight of our trip to Vietnam and was just amazing, the people we were with and the guides were all amazing. We were picked up at our hotel in Phong Nha (which was nice) and taken straight to the base camp. I...More

Thank Dom L
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This trek rates as one of the most challenging things my 45 year old falling apart body has been through in recent years. With a knee replacement and shoulder reco calling, I was umming and ahhing as to whether to do this but I’m so...More

5  Thank MaroubraGirl72
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This one day trip was amazing. Our guide and his assistant were very concerned about our safety and when they realised I’m not very confident with the climbing and swimming, they kept close and made sure I have assistance at all times. Two suggestions I...More

1  Thank nuritz2016
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kyle M
24 October 2017|
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Response from Oxalis_Aventure | Property representative |
On some particular tours you might need your swimming skills but as other adventurers mentioned, you will wear your life-vest almost all of the time you touch the water. If the water temperature is not ideal for swimming... More
Troy V
23 August 2017|
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Response from NgocAnh2109 | Reviewed this property |
You can book Son Doong and Tu Lan expedition but maybe not essential. I would prefer Son Doong.
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