Hanh Cave

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Hanh Cave
Hanh Cave

Hanh Cave is located at the foot of Quang Hanh Lime-stone Mountain, about 20 kilometers far from Bai Chay Tourist Wharf. Hanh Cave is not only the most beautiful but also the longest cave in Halong.

Hanh Cave has the length of 1.300 meters, runs along lime-stone mountain range of Quang Hanh. This is a low cave so if you want to visit the cave, you have to wait until low tide and then hire a boat. Visiting the cave is only for those who love adventure. Before entering the cave, you must carry torches or flashlight and remember to go out of the cave before the tide rising.

Hanh Cave
Hanh Cave

When visiting Halong bay, visitors can not miss Hanh cave. This cave is 9 km from Cam Pha province and is 20 km from Baichay Tourist Wharf. Hanh cave is the longest and the most beautiful cave compared to other caves in Halong bay. The length of cave is 1,3 kilometer along Hanh mountain and cross out sea.

Inside the cave, there is a temple which called Tam Co temple (Three Girls temple). It is said that, there were three girls who came to this cave. Because the cave was so beautiful, they forgot the time and got lost inside and then died. They turned into the god of sea, thus local people built this temple in order to comfort their soul.

Inside the cave, there is a temple which called Tam Co temple (Three Girls temple). There are rumors that 3 beautiful virgins were get lost in the cave and died here. Thus, local people built this temple in order to comfort their soul.