Homestay owners hurt by price war of big hotels near Vietnam’s UNESCO Heritage site; Tuoi Tre News

Room rates as low as $1.3 per night have left visitors to Phong Nha -Ke Bang doubt their eyes…

Source: Homestay owners hurt by price war of big hotels near Vietnam’s UNESCO Heritage site – Tuoi Tre News

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Phong Nha-Ke Bang among Southeast Asia’s most diverse national parks; Ha Phuong; VietNamNet

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Vietnam’s central province of Quang Binh has been named among the 10 most diverse national parks in Southeast Asia, according to South China Morning Post.

Source: Phong Nha-Ke Bang among Southeast Asia’s most diverse national parks – VietNamNet

Biggest cave in the world just got bigger; Vanessa Brown; Herald Sun

Source: Biggest cave in the world just got bigger

Dong Hoi – Da Nang seaplane flights to be launched in May; VNA

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Tourists to Quang Binh up in first nine months of 2018; SGGP News

The number of tourist arrivals to Quang Binh province increased 18.4 percent to more than three million, including 129,700 foreigners, in the first nine months of this year.

Source: Tourists to Quang Binh up in first nine months of 2018

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park attracts tourists; VoV

VOV.VN – Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, 500 km south of Hanoi, is one of the jewels of Quang Binh province. Recognized by UNESCO as a world natural heritage, the park straddles an imposing forested mountain range and some of the world’s most extraordinary caves.

Source: Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park attracts tourists

Heritage preservation requires contemporary relevance: PM; VNN

The first-ever national workshop judging the country’s progress towards protecting cultural heritage sites to achieve sustainable development was held here yesterday, gathering local leaders, cultural experts and researchers.

Source: Heritage preservation requires contemporary relevance: PM

In Vietnam, cable car plans continue to threaten important cave system; Chris Humphrey; MongaBay

PHONG NHA, Vietnam – Since 2014, one of the world’s largest cave systems has been under threat from developers planning to construct a cable car that would carry thousands of…

Source: In Vietnam, cable car plans continue to threaten important cave system

Through the central trove of heritage treasures; Voice Of Vietnam

In the central region of Vietnam, a land of great heritage, visitors will feel as if they are travelling back in time to the glorious days of ancient dynasties, where unique natural wonders create scenes unlike anywhere else in the world.

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Quang Binh pilots tours of new caves; VNN

Authorities of the central province of Quang Binh have decided to pilot tours of some new caves at the World Natural Heritage site Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, dubbed the “Kingdom of Caves”.

Source: Quang Binh pilots tours of new caves