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Ho Chi Minh trail

Address: Vietnam
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Ranked #227 of 500 Attractions in Vietnam
Type: Historic Sites, Historic Walking Areas, Trails, Cultural
Activities: Driving
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Type: Historic Sites, Historic Walking Areas, Trails, Cultural
Activities: Driving
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Sunshine Coast
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
93 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This spot is a must to those who visit Hue, in Vietnam. It is about 3 hours away from the city, and tours are available for tourists in comfortable air conditioned buses. There is a lot of history to observe and learn, and it is best to do the trip with a local guide. There is a memorial to mark... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The HCMT is a must do. Absolutely beautiful in so many ways. The country, the people and even the roads were a massive surprise. My partner and I did it during Feb '14 and had an absolutely great time. Research is key however and we predominately followed the route outlined by a kiwi guy in his blog of the trail... More 

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Boracay, Philippines
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

i wasn't even sure if i will go to vietnam five days later i had a motorbike and was driving from hanoi direction south. it was a great trip. i definitely fell in love with vietnam but thats not the only risk. be aware that the traffic in vietnam can be crazy but if you want to go for it... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

I would like to show all of travellers, if they want to do the tour by motorcycle. The best !!!!!!! on Ho Chi Minh Trail , I Sure you love Viet Nam so much, beause, let traffict, friendly people, original jungles, waterfalls.... This is a dreams travel in your life!.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2010

During our stay in Vietnam we used Tam for a number of our trips, the biggest being a 2-night stay in Ha Long Bay. Tam is a very friendly person who speaks excellent English. He allows you to take your time when you are choosing where to go, and has plenty of pictures on his laptop of the places you... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2010

Tam, the smiley chap who laughs and jokes with you while sorting out where you want to go, is just brilliant. He is widely traveled and although there are no glossy brochures, he has photographs of all the places on his computer to show you. And they are exactly the same when you see them yourself. Trains, planes, hotels, taxi... More 

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south island
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2010

Well you must drop by and see Mr Tam. He was so helpfull with all our bookings and our needs. All our tours were great fun and he gave us the best price compare to all the other travel againts in the area. Best of all Mr Tam has been to all the tours himself and was just so nice... More 

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