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Ho Chi Minh City & Cu Chi Tunnel (full day trip)

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

Ho Chi Minh City & Cu Chi Tunnel (full day trip)  This tour is not for tourists on cruise ship.  

Depart for Cu Chi Tunnel, the trip will take approximately one and a half hours bus driving. 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 ( Not included ). Return to Saigon

Lunch is at a local restaurant and then time for shopping at Ben Thanh Market. 

Photo stops at Independence Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral ( under repair ), Central Post Office. Followed by the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum the museum has a vast display of the both the Indochina wars. Drive passing by former US Embassy, on Dong Khoi, Nguyen Hue blvd. )

Duration: 2 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up at your hotel in the tourist center of Saigon at 8 am
Departure Time
8:00 AM
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Entry/Admission - Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 13 July 2019 via mobile

We were picked up promptly at the ship and drove the approx 2 hour drive into the city. Our guide “John” had excellent very easy to understand English and he talked and shared very valuable info most of the drive. We went first thing for...More

Thank psalmist3
PhamTours, General Manager at Pham Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

Dear psalmist3, Thank you for taking time writing the positive review and sharing such a detail experience with us! We are so proud to see that you enjoyed the tailor made Hochiminh City Tour plus trishaw ride with our tour guide Mr John. I'm sure...More

Reviewed 29 April 2019 via mobile

A party of 11 of us went on the Saigon tour with Dung Pham. We had a fantastic day. Our guide was very nice, spoke good English and was very knowledgeable. We were all on a cruise on Cunard Queen Victoria and had arranged this...More

Thank GHew3018
PhamTours, General Manager at Pham Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2019

Dear Graham Hewitt, Million thanks for sharing your positive feedback on your Vietnam Package Tour to Saigon, Nha Trang and Hoian. To trust a company by just sheer email correspondence across an ocean for many is risky. Being in business for over 19 years, we...More

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