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Vietnam will open for tourists the world's largest cave

The authorities of the central Vietnamese province of Kuangbin will officially open the largest cave in the world of Shondong for tourism in January 2015, reports correspondent. APR PRESS referring to Vietnam News.

Adventure tours to Shondong are likely to take place from January to August. In the remaining months of the tour may be dangerous because of possible flooding of the cave.

To protect the fragile ecosystem of the cave, every year it will be allowed to conduct excursions only for 450 visitors.

The 2015 program will include two tours: one for six days and five nights, and the second for four days and three nights. Travel cost: $ 3000 per person. Only 8 tourist groups will be allowed to visit each month.

Reference: The width of the Seongdong Cave reaches 200 m, the height is 150 m, and the length is 9 km. The cave contains a jungle and a river. It can accommodate a forty-story skyscraper. Shondong has been recognized as the largest cave in the world by the British Cave Explorers Association.

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