Tam Thanh Cave, Lang Son
Tam Thanh Cave, Lang Son

Tam Thanh Cave - Lang Son

Tam Thanh Cave is the biggest cave in Lang Son City, next to the To Thi Mountain, 2km from the city center. The cave is 400m long and has openings to both sides of the mountain. There are different sections inside the cave, the outer one is home to the Tam Thanh Pagoda. A trip to the Tam Thanh Cave combined with the To Thi Mountain could take 2-3 hours easily.

 
 
Gate to the cave pagoda of Tam Thanh
Gate to the cave pagoda of Tam Thanh
 
 
 
 
 
The path leading to the cave and pagoda of Tam Thanh
The path leading to the cave and pagoda of Tam Thanh
 
 
 
 
 
Inside Tam Thanh Cave
Inside Tam Thanh Cave
 
 
 
 
 
a little stream running inside Tam Thanh Cave
Water dripping down creating a little stream running inside Tam Thanh Cave
 
 
 
 
 
After passing a series of ponds and stream, you'll see light at the end of the cave
After passing a series of ponds and stream, you'll see light at the end of the cave
 
 
 
 
 
Climbing the uneven rocky path out, you'll get a fresh view of the other side of the mountain
Climbing the uneven rocky path out, you'll get a fresh view of the other side of the mountain
 
 
 
 
 
Though the cave is huge, the opening is just small
Though the cave is huge inside, the opening is just small
 
 
 
 
 
At another corner of the cave, there's an opening on the ceiling which allows magical lights to travel through
At another corner of the cave, there's an opening on the ceiling which allows magical lights to travel through shining on a stage like in a theatre