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Cu Chi Tunnels Waterway Trip - Half Day Morning Tours

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Stop At: Cu Chi Tunnels, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

7.45am - 8.00am Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the dock, boat rides along Saigon River (approx. 1hr15m) Arrive at Cu Chi tunnel. Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.

Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun. Have lunch. Return to Saigon by bus. 15.00pm Finish your Cu Chi Tunnel Waterway Trip.

Duration: 4 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up at hotel in district 1 in Ho Chi Minh City
Departure Time
7:45 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pick up & Drop off,Food for Lunch,guide,entrance fee
  • Entry/Admission - Cu Chi Tunnels
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Enjoyable trip. Ann, our guide was excellent, answering any questions and generally looking after "her family" really well. Loved the boat trip up the river, and the tunnels themselves are an amazing experience. It was slightly crowded, though, and as such the tour had to be
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Decided to go with Lee Hogan tour guide and he suggested we go by speedboat to tunnels with Fisheye tours. Had the most amazing day. Picked up by tour guide My (spoke very good English) from hotel and taken to Saigon river by car. Only 1 1/2hrs by boat compared to 2 1/2 hrs by
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We recently visited the Cu Chi tunnels by boat and bus half day tour using a company called Saigon River Cruses. We were picked up at 11am from our hotel and driven 15 minutes to a river side restaurant, once there we were served a lovely four course lunch, beer was extra but
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The ride up the river is great. Our guide and driver provided commentary on the way. We got there early before the crowds. When we came out of the tunnel area, the hoards had arrived - really glad we got there early. Best to go with a guide who can tell you about the place. The
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Visiting the Cu Chi Tunnels is the one thing to do when you are in Ho Chi Min City. This tour brings you there fast and comfortable with great sightseeing over the river. We were picked up in a bus from our hotel that brought us together with other tourists to the harbor. The
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  • Duration: 6h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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