Immerse yourself with the Vietnamese ingenuity, loyalty, hard work and determination as you explore one of the very few monuments remained from the Vietnam War.
Underneath the ground in the northwest of Ho Chi Minh is the 200 kilometres long secret labyrinth, called the Cu Chi Tunnels. It was dug by hand and inhabited by the forces of the Vietnamese Guerrillas to hide themselves from the invading Americans. These tunnels stretch from nearby the Cambodian border to the edge of the city, even covering a place that once was a United States airbase. Take this tour to trace the dark part of the history of the country as you explore the exhibits of compelling photos, display of booby traps and firearms left by the Americans. Get the feeling of the struggles of life in wartime as you crawl on several metres of the tunnel.
Although this tour can be heavy to take, this tour is an eye opener for everyone. It is still important to be aware of the impacts of war in the life of the civilians, to avoid future conflicts and so that this part of the past will remain as a history.
Highlights : Discover the history of Vietnam War and explore some exhibits
Witness one of the very few monuments remained from the war
Experience the thrill of crawling inside the secret tunnels
Price Includes : Pemandu
Price Excludes : Pengeluaran Pribadi
Itinerary : Pickup from your centrally located hotel in District 1, Ho Chi Minh.
Start Time: 07:00
Cu Chi Tunnels
From there, you will head northwest to Cu Chi Tunnels, which is considered as one of the few monuments remained from the Vietnam War. The 200 kilometre tunnel was dugged by hand and inhabited by the forces of the Vietnamese guerillas. Upon arrival, your guide will introduce you about the traces, exhibits, old weapons here or crawl by yourselves several dozens meters inside the tunnel to get the real feeling of what the War had been in this land.
Drop-off at your centrally located hotel in District 1, Ho Chi Minh.
End Time: 12:00
*The timings of each stop are approximate estimates and may change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Warnings : - In case of extreme weather and traffic conditions, the itinerary may be changed or the tour may be cancelled. Please contact your host.
Safety and insurance:
- Children under two years old are free of charge
- Children must be accompanied by a paying adult at all times.
Half-day Cu Chi Tunnels Tour with Transfer Services