Drum and Virgin Cave
Duyen

Duyen

Duyen's keen on travelling and exploring new places. By travelling, she get better at comfortable. It opens up the knowledge door for her as well.

Drum and Virgin Cave

Ha Long Bay is known for its exotic rock formations, and the stalactites shimmering inside the caves. But visitor coming to Ha Long also know the nature here with the legend handed down in earth.

How Drum & Virgin cave are unique?

Drum and Virgin cave are two names have become very familiar with the domestic and foreign tourists when choosing Ha Long is the destination. Not only attracted by the wonderful beauty. But also that the Creator has bestowed on these two caves. The legendary story about the two caves is very curious excited for many people.

Bo Hon Island - Drum & Virgin Cave

The Virgin cave is located on the island of Bo Hon island with Sung Sot cave system, Dong Tien lake, Tunnels cave… It’s about 15 km south of Bai Chay. For the fishermen, they see the Virgin as their dear home. Especially for the couple love each other as a symbol, the vow of love. Entering the cave, in the middle of the cave is a statue of a stone girl, lying with long hair, eyes looking out to sea, waiting for despair.

Opposite to the cave is the Drum cave. The statue of the petrified man facing the Virgin remains. Where we can hear the screams of despair and the sound of his knocking on the cliffs. The remnants of that night’s hurricane are still there today – broken pieces of rock in the cave. The wind roaring through the cliffs and the bubbles still whitewashed.

The Drum and the Virgin cave is not only rich in stalactites and beautiful scenery. Also attractive to visitors because of a very moving history. See also Halong Bay private cruise.

Drum and Virgin Cave, ORIGIN VIETNAM

The Legend of these caves

There was a beautiful young girl, poor family, her family had to work for the owner of the fishing area. Seeing her beautiful, he forced her family to give her a wife for him. But she refused because she had a lover, he was fishing to prepare for their wedding day. With nothing to do with her, the landlord sent her to a deserted island to subdue she will, she was hungry and exhausted. On a rainy night, the girl was petrified.

It was also the night the boy knew she was in trouble. After that he traveled around the ea to find his lover. At night, thunder stormed the boat he broke, he washed up a desert island, in the lightning, he looked away and recognized the girl but the words he was carried by the wind. He hit a rock against the cliffs and told her that he had come. He knocked when the blood flowed, until exhausted and he petrified the cave.

Kayak to Virgin Cave

Two caves 700-800 m apart by a small bay. The gates turn in different directions. From this cave to shout out, the other cave can hear. The people say that on the rainy day, the wind is strong, passing here hear the wind beating the cliffs like the drum beat.

Not all visitor come to Ha Long will have chance to visit this caves. Because it’s depend on cruise route itinerary. But the the best way to visit these cave visitor only can use buy private tour Ha long Bay. Because if you book private cruise or junk. It’s mean that you can travel your way in Ha Long Bay. For more information please give us a call 8482 909 8686.

Origin Vietnam Pin Location

Top 3 Recommended Overnight cruise in Halong Bay

Indochine Cruise

Indochine Cruise

Luxury Indochine Cruise Lan Ha Bay will take you to almost highlight and unique excursion of the pristine Lan Ha Bay. From the largest floating

Check Now »
Doris Cruise

Doris Cruise

Doris Cruise are the most luxurious 5- star cruise in Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay. Doris Cruise brings experience on Lan Ha Bay, Halong

Check Now »
Ginger Cruise

Ginger Cruise

Ginger Cruise is one of the best luxury cruise in Halong Bay. Because it’s combining the stunning beauty with modern comfort. Especially a custom designed junk that

Check Now »
Origin Vietnam Pin Location

Recommend Tours in Halong Bay

Origin Vietnam Pin Location

All Things need to know before travelling to Halong Bay

Bai Tho Mountain

Bai Tho Mountain

Are you looking for amazing view of Halong Bay? Let’s come to Bai Tho Mountain. Located adjacent Halong Bay, Bai Tho Mountain seen from afar looks like an enormous castle with three undulating towers on solid walls.

Read More »
Yen Tu Mountain

Yen Tu Mountain

There are more than 2000 years Buddhism in Vietnam. The beauty of Yen Tu Mountain was linked to the name and career by King Tran Nhan Tong. Who founded the Truc Lam Zen sect bearing the normal Buddhist tradition for Vietnamese people.

Read More »
Tra Co Beach

Tra Co Beach

Tra Co beach is the most beautiful beach in the North of Vietnam. The beach with white and smooth sand and blue sea water. Tra Co beach has now become a favorite stop over for visitors to Vietnam. Why the beach become more and more popular for tourist.

Read More »
Bo Hon Island

Bo Hon Island

Bo Hon Island which situated in centre declared by UNESCO World Heritage region is definitely worth mentioning not just by the terrific landscapes, but additionally by the renowned cave system here. With regards to beautiful islands in Halong Bay.

Read More »
Origin Vietnam Pin Location

Top Recommended Hotel in Quang Ninh

Origin Travel Pin Location

Our difference

Origin Vietnam Responsible travel for Sharing Benefit with Local Community.

A small thing we do on our tours can make a big difference, so everyone at Origin Vietnam Travel, we strive our best to minimize the impacts while giving maximum enjoyment from your traveling experience. Continue reading ..

Origin Travel Pin Location

Halong Bay Travel Blog

BE INSPIRED, BE READY

That could be a get new experience of travel stories and taste local ingredients in traditional and local cuisines. It will take you into stepping of discover hidden of Halong Bay, Vietnam!

Please login to access the full Agent Hub.

What’s in the Agent Hub

  • Webinars
  • Fam Trips
  • Industry News
  • Download Brochures
  • Useful Information
  • Promotions
  • Photo Gallery
  • Construction Reports
  • Operations Reports

login

Enter your email and password and start exploding Origin Travel features

Registry

ENQUIRE NOW
Speak to a specialist on +8482 909 86 86 or fill in the form below. We will reply within 24 hours.
YOUR PERSONAL DETAILS