In current, Cat Ba island has about 20 big and small caves such as Thien Long cave in Phu Long commune, Hospital cave in Tran Chau commune, Cay Thi cave in Hien Hao commune, Gia Luan cave in Gia Luan commune… Besides the caves with the beauty and geological values endowed by the nature, the Hospital cave is famous for its unique beauty – a combination of nature and human.
From the center of Cat Ba town, about 15 minutes of driving, on the way to Cat Ba national park, in Khe Sau, Hai Son village, Tran Chau commune, the tourists will see Hospital cave easily located near the main road and halfway up the mountain. Besides the beauty from the special structure of stalactites and limestone seaside formed by deposite, a hospital inside the mountain can be considered as a masterpiece of human and now become an interesting tourist destination.
Unique Hospital cave
During the war against the US, it was designed as a hospital. Within the cave, the hospital was formed with a capacity of more than 100 patients. In addition to 17 function rooms, there are swimming pools, Cinema and fitness training … These masterpieces in the construction and design of human creates one of the fascinating and interesting sights in Cat Ba.
Many tourists visiting and learning about Hospital cave share admiration for the way people work to create “special” work to the world. The whole structure of inside tha cave is remained now. The scenery outside the cave is quite unspoiled in landscapes of Cat Ba national park. If you look from the outside, it is difficult to detect inside the caves and unique work. This is interesting landmarks attracting international tourists during the journey to the beautiful Cat Ba island, contributing to the diversity destinations, forming attractive tourism products for Cat Ba tourism.