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Ho Chi Minh and Cu Chi Tunnels History Tour

Highlights
  • Private tour of Cu Chi Tunnels and Ho Chi Minh City
  • View wartime photos at the War Remnants Museum
  • See popular landmarks like the Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral
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Ho Chi Minh and Cu Chi Tunnels History Tour
From USD 85.00
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Saigon City - Cu Chi TunnelsMost Popular
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
USD 180.00
Saigon - Cu Chi - 2 Travellers
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
USD 115.00
Saigon - Cu Chi - 4 Traveller
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
USD 85.00
Overview
Get a personalized tour of the Cu Chi Tunnels and Ho Chi Minh City on this private full-day trip. Venture into part of the vast network built as an underground base by Viet Cong fighters, and hear what life was like during the Vietnam War from a local perspective. Your afternoon itinerary covers the highlights of Saigon, including Ben Thanh Market, the War Remnants Museum and the Saigon Central Post Office. Lunch and private minivan transport are included.
What to Expect
This morning after being picked up, your guide will drive you further through Southern Vietnam's Countryside to the underground complex of the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by local fighters during the Indochina conflict as a strategic base from which the Viet Cong could operate close to Saigon.

Once you have arrived, wander past huge bomb craters, discover hidden entrances, see tiny chimneys that dispersed smoke from underground kitchens and even sample some of the simple cuisine that local fighters would have consumed. you will get an understanding of what life was like during the Vietnam War.

This afternoon, head back to Ho Chi Minh City. here you'll have a chance to discover what daily life is like on the streets, which are lined with shops, stalls and vendors with their wares spread out on the footpath as well as visiting the bustling Ben Thanh Market - a fantastic place for practice bargaining skills.

Next, continue onto the War Remnants Museum, which has a wealth of images from the wars, and is dedicated to Vietnamese and foreign journalists and photographers who perished during the French and American conflicts.

Take yourself back to war period with vivid illustrations such as The Reunification Palace , Notre Dame Cathedral. The next stop is Central Post Office, another fine example of French architecture and Vietnam's largest post office.

Come back to Vietnam's most modern city by numerous shopping malls, cinemas, discotheques and a bewildering number of bars as you are taken back to your hotel where your tour concludes.
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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile
Cu Chi Tunnels

Tour was great fun with plenty of opportunity for participation in activities to e.g Viet Cong tunnels and food. The tour guide Christopher was very helpful and heaps knowledge about the history of the tunnels and the war.More

Thank Sabre1989
Thomas P, Giám đốc quan hệ công chúng at Vietnam Travel Group, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Dear Sabre, Thank you for taking our Cu Chi tunnels tour and being pleased with it. Your excellent experience with our guide actually means to our big success. Hope to continue bringing you our great tours in the future. Thank you again! With best wishes...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile
Nice trip with a giod guide

We had a nice trip to the Tunnels with our Tour Guide Tuong, who showed us the best places around. Ist was a good experience, thanks to Tuong!

Thank NicoRebecca
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile
Cu chi tunnels

We were picked up at our hotel by a guide named Dan. He had great English was very informative and good fun during the day. I would highly recommend this travel company.

Thank doctrish
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile
Great time and excellent guides

We had such a great time and our guide Christopher was very knowledgeable and accommodating. We gained a lot of knowledge about Vietnam as a whole. The company was very organized and communicated with us before and after the trip. I would highly recommend.

1  Thank rdownie444
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile
Nice day tour with Tuong

We really enjoy it. Tunnel very small but interesting. Our guide Tuong very funny, he told us a lot of information about vietnam war. We shooting Ak 47, m16. Great day! See you next time.

Thank hyungook2018
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