Son Doong cave, world’s biggest cave,

Son Doong cave, world’s biggest cave,

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Son Doong cave, largest cave which have its own eco system of animals and weather patterns.

Son Doong cave, world’s biggest cave,
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Son Doong cave, largest cave which have its own eco system of animals and weather patterns.

April 14th 2022 marks its 13 years since the cave was discovered. But question is just why the cave is noteworthy enough to be singled out by Google, and can you visit it yourself?

Here is everything we need to know about it.

Cave located within VIetnam’s Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, a Unesco World Heritage Site, Son Doong is believed to be one of the biggest natural caves in the entire world.

Locared near the border with Laos in central Vietnam, and it has an internal, fast-flowing subterranean river, which has carved out a cavern thought to be twice as large as the planet’s next biggest.

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Cave’s estimated to be over 3.8 million square meters in volume, it is so big you could fit an entire New York block of 40-storey buildings inside it.

People believe that the cave formed between two and five million years ago having its limestone-rich surroundings, but it was not discovered until 1991, when it was stumbled upon by a local searching for timber.

Since scientists have discovered a net worth of record-breaking geological formations within Son Doong cave, including the world’s largest limestone pearls and tallest stalagmite.

 

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