The Most Impressive Caves Across the World

Sailing through the underground lake.
Sơn Đoòng, Thượng Trạch, Bố Trạch District, Quang Binh Province, Vietnam. Photo by Andrew Svk on Unsplash

For some people, traveling is about the incredible cities and cultures around the world, and with such a variety of communities to explore this is an amazing goal to have. However, other people may prefer to focus on the natural wonders of the world which also differ greatly depending on where you are on the planet. While the ocean, mountains, lakes, and forests are popular areas for exploring, there is so much more in the world to see. Caves are a natural phenomena that are often hidden and many people may not realize their potential. If you want to travel and would like to explore the fascinating world of caves, then here are some of the best ones from around the world.  

Hang Sơn Đoòng, Vietnam

This is the largest single cave in the world and has intriguing river systems connecting different caves to each other. Guided tours are recommended in order to get the most out of the experience and remain safe.

Waitomo Glowworm Caves, New Zealand

Stepping into these caves is truly a mind-blowing experience. They are home to some incredibly bright glowworms which are only found in New Zealand and these wonderful creatures light up the cave with their blue glow. 

Mendenhall Ice Caves, Alaska

These caves feel like something from another realm. Winding through the Mendenhall Glacier, they create a breathtaking blue light as the sun shines through their icy walls.