CU CHI TUNNELS HALF DAY

  Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour By Bus (Morning Tour Or Afternoon)

Saigon - Half Day Cu Chi Tunnels Tour by Bus - Ben Dinh Tunnels is Cu Chi Tunnels - an underground tunnels network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the struggle for independence. It took about 25 years to build this underground city, which has living rooms, kitchens, hospitals, weapon factories, storage facilities and command center. The tunnel system was an excellent way for the Vietcong to move around the countryside undetected by the Americans and home to around 10,000 people who lived underground for several years. You should visit Cu Chi Tunnels Historical Monument to understand what the protracted and arduous struggle is.

Highlights:
 
Visit Cu Chi tunnels. You'll have a chance to crawl around a portion of the 121 km long, multiple-layered tunnels.
 
You'll learn how thousands of guerrillas managed to stay underground many days at a time, also their great technique to conceal smoke from their cook.
There is a chance to fire real AK bullet.
 
08.00am: We will pick you up at our tour office (we also can pick you up at your hotel if you stay around backpacker area) to Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour. We stop at a lacquer art factory for the disabled on the way. 
 
We arrive in Cu Chi Tunnels (Ben Dinh). Then we will watch a propaganda film a wartime propaganda film showing how local guerilla fighters were "American Killing Heroes" (a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed).
 
We then spend the next hour exploring the maze of tunnels in Cu Chi. Also on display are various mantraps and the remains of an American tank as well as numerous bomb craters made by 500 pound bombs dropped by B52 bombers.
 
Also, you can try to real gun shooting for extra.
 
At 02.30pm - 03.00pm, we arrive in Ho Chi Minh City and finish Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour.
 
 If you go in the afternoon, we will pick you up at 13:00pm and the tour will finish at 5pm.
 

   Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour By Boat 

(Morning Tour: 7AM - 13:30/Afternoon Tour: 11AM - 17:00PM) 

Highlights:
 
Breakfast and lunch served on boat.(and lunch for afternoon tour)
Speed boat with 1-1,5 hrs getting to Cu Chi.
 
7.00am - 7.15am: This morning our English speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel in Dist 1 by car/van/bus and transfer to boat at Bach Dang wharf. If your hotel/apartment in Thao Dien Ward, Dist 2, we will provide meeting point to gather.
 
Let's travel to Cu Chi tunnel by boat within one to one and half hour arriving there. While we are sitting on boat, you will be served breakfast as Sandwich or Pastries, cheese, tropical fruit, Vietnamese coffee or fresh fruit... and our guide will explain a whole new perspective on the way the river interacts with the urban development and you are welcomed by locals smiling, waving at us the wholde way.
 
Now we arrive in Cu Chi, we will watch the document film.
 
Exciting trip to visit underground village with it’s intricate network of over 200 km of tunnels at Ben Dinh. Learn about Viet Cong soldiers lived and work here during the Vietnam War.
Finish Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour By Boat. Back to Ho Chi Minh city by boat. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City at 01.00 pm - 01.30 pm.