Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day – Luxury
30$ 28$per person
In order to be protected from French occupation in the 1940s, Communist guerrilla troops known as Viet Cong dug tens thousands of miles of tunnels with their bare hands and simple tools and further expanded during the American War in the 1960s. Located 75 kilometres northwest of Ho Chi Minh city, the Cu Chi tunnels are an elaborate underground network made up of 250 km of tunnels and chambers in the town of Cu Chi. This huge network underground tunnels in Viet Nam which has been preserved by the Viet Nam government and has become a popular tourist attraction.
DepartureOptional - Pickup from most hotels in District 1, selected hotels only. If you are staying in another area, please make your own way to: 305 Pham Ngu Lao Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1,HCMC
Departure Time8:00 AM (Morning tour) / 1:00 PM (Afternoon tour)
Return Time2:30 PM (Morning tour) / 6:30 PM (Afternoon tour)
IncludeBottle Of Mineral WaterEnglish Speaking Tour GuideTransfer by Air-conditioned BusEntrance Fees
Not IncludedMealsPersonal Expenses
MORNING OR AFTERNOON TOUR
- The morning tour will begin at 8:00 AM and finishes at 2:30 PM, the afternoon tour starts at 12:45 PM and concludes at 6:45 PM. Both tours finish in Ho Chi Minh City. Depart the City for Cu Chi Tunnels, just 60 kilometers. Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role in the anti-American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for its 220 kilometer-long tunnel system and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreigners to visit.
- The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery is home to ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers along the side of road. You will find it hard to imagine the destruction and damage all over the area caused by bombing and mines when Cu Chi was a "Free Target Zone." The remnants in Cu Chi are evidence of the fierce battle that took place. You will even have chance to fire an AK-47.
- At the end of the tour, the bus will take you back to Ho Chi Minh City.