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Ho Chi Minh and Cu Chi Tunnels History Tour

Highlights
  • Private tour of Cu Chi Tunnels and Ho Chi Minh City
  • View wartime photos at the War Remnants Museum
  • See popular landmarks like the Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral
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Ho Chi Minh and Cu Chi Tunnels History Tour
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Saigon - Cu Chi - 2 TravellersMost Popular
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
From $115.00
Saigon City - Cu Chi Tunnels
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
From $180.00
Saigon - Cu Chi - 4 Traveller
In HCMC, there are numerous fascinating sights to explore from grand Buddhist temples to lively hectic street markets.
From $85.00
Overview
Get a personalized tour of the Cu Chi Tunnels and Ho Chi Minh City on this private full-day trip. Venture into part of the vast network built as an underground base by Viet Cong fighters, and hear what life was like during the Vietnam War from a local perspective. Your afternoon itinerary covers the highlights of Saigon, including Ben Thanh Market, the War Remnants Museum and the Saigon Central Post Office. Lunch and private minivan transport are included.
What to Expect
This morning after being picked up, your guide will drive you further through Southern Vietnam's Countryside to the underground complex of the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by local fighters during the Indochina conflict as a strategic base from which the Viet Cong could operate close to Saigon.

Once you have arrived, wander past huge bomb craters, discover hidden entrances, see tiny chimneys that dispersed smoke from underground kitchens and even sample some of the simple cuisine that local fighters would have consumed. you will get an understanding of what life was like during the Vietnam War.

This afternoon, head back to Ho Chi Minh City. here you'll have a chance to discover what daily life is like on the streets, which are lined with shops, stalls and vendors with their wares spread out on the footpath as well as visiting the bustling Ben Thanh Market - a fantastic place for practice bargaining skills.

Next, continue onto the War Remnants Museum, which has a wealth of images from the wars, and is dedicated to Vietnamese and foreign journalists and photographers who perished during the French and American conflicts.

Take yourself back to war period with vivid illustrations such as The Reunification Palace , Notre Dame Cathedral. The next stop is Central Post Office, another fine example of French architecture and Vietnam's largest post office.

Come back to Vietnam's most modern city by numerous shopping malls, cinemas, discotheques and a bewildering number of bars as you are taken back to your hotel where your tour concludes.
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Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Tunnel tour

Ele , if ever you need a guide then this is your man, a really good guide who gave plenty of information and made the trip very interesting for everybody. Would highly recommend this young man.More

Thank Terrance C
F9781EOthomasp, Người quản lý at Vietnam Travel Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Terrance C, Truly thank you for enjoying our tour and your kindness to write us those sweet words about our services and guide. That really means to our big success.Our team is so happy with your kind comment which has encouraged them to perform...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile
Great tour for the family

Ele was our tour guide and he kept us entertained for the whole trip. Plenty of interesting facts and fhn activities.More

Thank Greg R
Thomas P, Người quản lý at Vietnam Travel Group, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Dear Greg R, Truly thank you for enjoying our tour and your kindness to write us those sweet words about our services and guide. That really means to our big success.Our team is so happy with your kind comment which has encouraged them to perform...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong River day tour

We had the best experience and our tour guy, Linh was the life of the party. Very entertaining, fun and eloquent. The Cu Chi tunnels were very impressive but my favorite part was riding the boat under the rain through Mekong River.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danyi
Thomas P, Người quản lý at Vietnam Travel Group, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Dear Danyi, Truly thank you for enjoying our tour and your kindness to write us those sweet words about our services and guide. That really means to our big success.Our team is so happy with your kind comment which has encouraged them to perform better....More

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile
Nice day at the Chi Chi Tunnels

Ele (the tour guide) is a very kind guy. He told us many things about the history of Vietnam. It was a great experience to visit the tunnels, and we also learned a lot about the history of the country. We also did some shooting...More

Thank Justin A
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile
Great experience at the cu chi tunnels

We've had a great day with our guide Ele, he told us a lot about the war history of Vietnam. That makes the tour more interesting en complete. The tunnels are really small for European standards ;) But impressive to see wat the war has...More

Thank Martin D
Thomas P, Tổng giám đốc at Vietnam Travel Group, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Dear Martin D, Truly thank you for enjoying our tour and your kindness to write us those sweet words about our services and guide. That really means to our big success.Our team is so happy with your kind comment which has encouraged them to perform...More

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