|A magnificent view of Thien Duong (Paradise) Cave in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province. — vietnamtourism.gov.vn photo
QUANG BINH (VNS) — A cave festival will be celebrated in the central province of Quang Binh, the home of World Heritage site Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, from July 15 to 21.
The opening ceremony of the festival will be held at Bao Ninh Sea Square with an artistic performance, entitled "Quang Binh – Kingdom of the caves," and accompanying fireworks on July 17.
The highlight of the festival will be a programme entitled ‘Quang Binh Spectacular Cave System Discovery Week,' with many interesting activities such as the launch of new tourist destinations, promotions and tourist discounts and farm trips.
Within the framework of the festival, food and handicraft fairs will be held in Son Trach Commune in Bo Trach District from July 15 to 19, and in Bao Ninh Commune in Dong Hoi City from July 15 to 21.
The event is part of efforts to promote local culture, tourism and the uniqueness of the caves to attract both international and domestic investors and tourists. — VNS