Explore Cu Chi Tunnels (half day)
- Duration: approximately 6 hours
- Type of trip: Private tour
- Departure: everyday
- Pickup / Dropoff: at 8:00 am at your hotel in Saigon
Destination: Saigon – Cu Chi – Saigon
The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery contains ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers along the side of road. You will find it hard to imagine the destructions, damage and defoliation all over the area, caused by bombing and mines, when Cu Chi was “A Free Target Zone “. The remnants you will see that Cu Chi still has her evidence to prove the fierce battleground that took place there. Ever wonder what it feels like to fire an AK-47. Visit Cu chi tunnels, you have a chance to find out!
Afternoon: At noon the bus come HCM at 2:00pm.
The trip finishes. Say goodbye and hope see you again.
• English speaking tour guide
• Cool-towels and mineral water
• Entrance fees
Cu Chi Tunnels are an impressive network of tunnels with a length of over 250 km. This strategic place was used by 15,000 Viet Cong fighters during the war.
The underground network included an entire underground city of living quarters, meeting rooms, cafeterias, hospitals and operating rooms, weapons factories, bomb shelters, wells, and even theaters — everything necessary to conceal and house thousands of guerrilla fighters beneath the Vietnam jungle