Cu Chi Tunnel Fullday Tour
The private tour to Cu Chi Tunnels is a great day trip from Ho Chi Minh visit the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, an amazing underground labyrinth from which the Vietnamese fought during the American/Vietnam war.
Departure: 08:00AM - end: 14:00PM
Tour length: 1/2 day trips
Tour Type: Luxury tour
Private tour max: 02 person
Start From: Ho Chi Minh City
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh – CuChi Tunnels
Around 8:00AM Pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh then arriving at Cu Chi tunnels and proceeding to an underground hut to watch a short video and presentation about Cu Chi tunnels before having a real hand-on experience of what it took to live in the tunnels. Afterward, test tasting the steamed tapioca root which is the main staple food in Cu Chi during the war. For those interested, there is an opportunity to fire off an AK47 or MK16 with real ammunitions at the nearby shooting range. Leaving Cu Chi tunnels at noon and returning back to HCM city for lunch at own expense.
Includes: Private card, English speaking guide, Lunch, entrance fees.
Gratuities for tour guides/ drivers
Beverages & other personal expenses
Free of charge for children under 03 years sharing bed with parents
75% rate of adult for children 04->10 years sharing bed with parents
Children 11 years old and over are charged as adults.
What to bring for this trip?
Hat, camera, sunscreen
Cu Chi tunnels, famed for being an intricate network of underground facilities through which the Viet Congs launched surprising attacks against Americans in the 1960s. These tunnels are such an integral (and scary) part of that war, and I think visitors to Ho Chi Minh City should not miss the chance to visit and see it for themselves.
Mekong Cruises will start in Ho Chi Minh City by bus. Stop at My Tho on the way to Ben Tre Province, you will get on a boat trip up Mekong River with islet stop at Thoi Son to taste seasonal fruits and enjoy traditional folk songs. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass through 4 islands Long – Lân – Quy - Phụng.
Private luxury tour Cuchi Tunnels and Mekong delta 1 day
( Daily depart from Ho Chi Minh City)
Departure: 07:30AM - end: 06:00PM
Tour length: full day trips
Tour Type: private luxury tour
Group max: 02 - 04 person
Start From: Ho Chi Minh City
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh – Cu Chi tunnels - My Tho - Ben Tre - Ho chi Minh
07h00am: Tour guide pick you up your hotel and depart to Cu Chi network covers a wide area of countryside near to Ho Chi Minh city and was an excellent way for the Viet Kong to move undetected by American forces underground. This evocative day tour explores the struggle of everyday life during the Vietnam War from a local perspective and takes you deep underground to explore the tunnels.
The Cu Chi tour starts with an introductory video detailing its long 25-year construction. Then it is time to go underground in the infamous 120-mile Cu Chi tunnel system which offered a safe haven for soldiers and thousands of Vietnamese people during the Vietnam War. It is virtually an underground city with dwelling houses, schools, hospitals and factories.
On display are booby traps, the remains of a US army tank and huge craters left by American B52 bombs. You will be able to admire lots of compelling photos and personal effects left behind.
There is also the chance to play real war games firing an authentic AK rifle used during the war. Drive back to Mekong delta
12:30 Enjoy a lunch great dishes
13:30 Check in Cruise and visiting Honey farming garden
14:10 Arrive in Thai Son Island (Cù Lao Thới Sơn) you will walk down on the road to the village, visit the house of residents here, see orchards and enjoy Various kinds of fruite depending on the season. Especially, you will appreciate Harmonious sounds with “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture.
16:30 Go canoeing, weave along through the small river and see rows of coconut palm. Go to the next, go and have a look around the beekeeping places and enjoy delicious flavour of honeysuckle tea with pollen.
17:00 Backing the boat, returning the dock and taking you back Saigon. Being to your hotel. End of the tour.
Private transport HCMC - Cuchi - Mekong Delta - HCMC
Small bottle of mineral
English/ Vietnamese tour guide
Enjoy a lunch great dishes
All entrance fees
Hand – rowed sampan
Free internet center
Bike and volleyball on sands
All other services not mentioned in the above program
All meals and beverages unspecified in the above program
Personal expenses, travel insurance
Tips for tour guide and driver