We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Plan your visit
Recommended
Our most popular tours and activities
Tours & Sightseeing
Browse our largest collection of experiences
Transfers & Ground Transport
No stress transit for your arrival and departure
Walking & Biking Tours
Explore on your feet—and never miss anything
Multi-day & Extended Tours
Multi-day adventures—no planning needed
•••
Browse
Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems™: Covid-19 Regulated PRIVATE Tour in HCMC
$39.84 per adult
Popular: Booked by 178 travelers!
Small-group Saigon City Tour (4 hours)
$26.00 per adult
Discover Saigon Main Sights by Walking
$19.00 per adult
Deluxe Half-Day Saigon Sightseeing Group Tour
$26.67 per adult
Popular: Booked by 828 travelers!
One hour cyclo tour around Saigon
$10.26 per adult
Ho Chi Minh City Private Half-Day Tour by Jeep
$54.00 per adult
Popular: Booked by 617 travelers!
Full-Day Ho Chi Minh City and Cu Chi Tunnels Tour with Lunch
$33.00 per adult
Popular: Booked by 1,404 travelers!
See more
Full view
Location
Contact
106 Nguyen Du District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam
Get to know the area
Cu Chi Tunnels: Morning or Afternoon Guided Tour (Ben Duoc Option available)
Half-day Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels: Morning or Afternoon Guided Tour (Ben Duoc Option available)
5,039 reviews
Used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War, the Cu Chi Tunnels are a network of underground tunnels stretching more than 124 miles (200 kilometers). For travelers on a budget, this group tour of up to 20 people offers great value, including hotel pickup, round-trip transport, and a guided tour of the tunnels. Choose from a morning or afternoon tour to suit your schedule.
$35.00 per adult
10,208Reviews15Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 3,099
  • 4,247
  • 2,356
  • 394
  • 112
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Frances L wrote a review Jul 2020
United Kingdom264 contributions64 helpful votes
The Palace is set in lovely grounds. You need to set aside a number of hours to tour the Palace properly. There are numerous steps to negotiate but there is a lift although difficult to locate. Many will recall the media attention during the Vietnam War of the North Vietnamese
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Response from dinhdoclap, Người quản lý at The Independence Palace
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Frances, We appreciate your comments. The Palace is covered many kind of old trees in its ground. It marked a significant historic event of Vietnam so preservation is our responsibility. We hope to see you and your family again. Regards,
Read more
Primepork wrote a review Jul 2020
Essex, United Kingdom477 contributions70 helpful votes
Very interesting, good to see the tableaux of sixties decor frozen in time. A definite must when visiting Ho Chi Minh City.
Read more
Date of experience: March 2020
Helpful
Share
Response from dinhdoclap, Người quản lý at The Independence Palace
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your commmets. Hope to see you again.
Read more
bhodgkinson wrote a review Jun 2020
Preston, United Kingdom240 contributions33 helpful votes
No queue to buy a ticket. I really enjoyed my visit to the Palace. There are lots of different rooms with different roles in the Palace. Information is plentiful to learn about the different rooms.
Read more
Date of experience: August 2019
Helpful
Share
Response from dinhdoclap, Người quản lý at The Independence Palace
Responded Jul 2, 2020
Thank you for your visiting and comments. See you!
Read more
KGB777 wrote a review Jun 2020
Singapore, Singapore41,368 contributions2,367 helpful votes
+1
This was my first time inside the Independence Palace, visiting in March 2020, despite having been to HCMC on many occasions before. Previously I recall that the opening hours were quite restricted, but on this visit that didn't seem to be the case. There weren't too many other
Read more
Date of experience: March 2020
Helpful
Share
Response from dinhdoclap, Người quản lý at The Independence Palace
Responded Jul 2, 2020
Dear Sir/Madam, The Palace has been opening from 8am-4pm since January 25th, 2020 (during noontime). See more: https://independencepalace.gov.vn/relic/visiting-hours/ Thank you & see you.
Read more
Nixon wrote a review Jun 2020
Sydney, Australia11 contributions
This Building was built in the Vietnam War. It was the Office of the Government of the Republic of Vietnam. Nowadays, It is opened for tourist. It is a good place for both: history and sightseeing
Read more
Date of experience: December 2019
Helpful
Share
Response from dinhdoclap, Người quản lý at The Independence Palace
Responded 4 weeks ago
We hope you enjoyed the tour. See you.
Read more
Previous
Frequently Asked Questions about The Independence Palace