Cu Chi Tunnels Tour- A Historic Site

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What To Expect

Now you can travel to Cu Chi as a VIP on one of our modern speedboats. Our English-speaking guide will give you interesting information about life on the riverside of the Saigon River as your boat gracefully slaloms through the water hyacinths. After the scenic one-hour boat trip, our guide will take you through the historic Cu Chi Tunnels. A light breakfast will be served on the departure way and a traditional Vietnamese lunch will be served after visiting the tunnels. This tour is all-inclusive and hassle free. There are two options for Cu Chi Tunnels Tour, both go to and come back by boat or have a combine van & boat trip.

Description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Halfday
  • Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Me Kong river
  • Traditional Vietnamese lunch and dinner
  • History

ITINERARY

We will meeting at your hotel and then bring you by car to Tan Cang pier.

Get on speedboat and depart to Saigon. We will enjoy a light breakfast of sandwiches or pastries, fresh tropical fruits and Vietnamese iced coffee (Ca phe sua da) on boat, also your guide explains rural traditions and aspects of riverbank life.

Upon at the Cu Chi Tunnels site, we watch a brief introductory ‘propaganda’ video to the Cu Chi area. Then you will have an opportunity to uncover the secrets of the Cu Chi Tunnels, a vast network of underground passageways built and used by the Viet Cong to evade detection as they moved troops and supplies throughout Ho Chi Minh City’s northern districts. On your journey, you will not only hear captivating stories about Vietnam’s history, but also experience what life may have been like for soldiers during the war as lived their daily lives underground avoiding conflict that went on above. You will also gain insight into the persistence and resourcefulness of the Vietnamese as you crawl on all fours through these tiny underground tunnels and explore various rooms that served different purposes to those living inside.

Afterward, take time to relax enjoy a delicious traditional Vietnamese lunch by the river.Then return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Arrive back at Tan Cang’s pier. We will take you back to your hotel by car. Tour ends, hope to see you around!

ITINERARY IN BRIEF

7.00:  Pick up and transfer to Tan Cang pier.

7.20: Depart Saigon by speedboat

  • Taste a light breakfast and Vietnamese iced coffee

8.50: Arrive at the Cu Chi Tunnels

  • Watch a brief introductory ‘propaganda’ video to the Cu Chi area

9.00: Explore the tunnel site

11.00: Enjoy a delicious traditional Vietnamese lunch by the river

11.30: Return to Ho Chi Minh City.

13.00: Take you back to your hotel. Tour ends.

SCHEDULE

  • Duration: 6 hours (approx.) 7.00 am - 1.00 pm or 11.00 am – 5 pm
  • Departure: Your hotel in District 1 Center
  • Returning point: Returning to the departure point.

Include

  • Breakfast & lunch (morning departure);
  • Light dinner (afternoon departure);
  • English-speaking guide;
  • All entrance fees;
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off.

Exclude

  • Tips and personal expenses

Please Note

  • To locate your hotel, please visit Booking.com or Agoda.com\ Filter by Neighborhood\ Ho Chi Minh city\ District 1;
  • Hotel pick up time will be varied from 7:00 to 8:00. We will inform you the exact time as receiving your hotel address. The pickup time depends on traffic jam, weather and other customers in group tour. Therefore, the driver and tour guide take time to collect all customers. If they come late, we hope that you can sympathize for this inconvenience and patiently wait them;
  • We offer pick-up service outside De Tham, Pham Ngu Lao, Bui Vien Street with surcharge;
  • The price of this Full Day Cu Chi Tunnels Tour is not applied in holidays.

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