Ho Chi Minh City & Cu Chi Tunnels


This bustling city is the economical center of Vietnam, it is said that Saigon never sleeps. Despite the turbulent past that the nation has faced, today Ho Chi Minh City is a proud and fascinating city that has everything you could want: great restaurants, parks, various shops, café with a city view in skyscrapers, and of course a lot of various places to learn about history.

Cu Chi Tunnels
Cu Chi Tunnels are a vast network of connected underground tunnels which were formerly used as stronghold and hideout for the Vietnamese guerillas during the Vietnam War. They also served as communication and supply routes, hospitals, food and weapon caches and living quarters for guerrilla fighters.

Programme

 Duration: All Day

Pick-up at your hotel and drive to Cu Chi, a suburban town one and a half hour away from Ho Chi Minh City. Go down a short stretch of the tunnels to experience for a moment how thousands of guerrillas used to live there and fought during the war. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City and lunch at a local restaurant.

After lunch, the tour starts with an exploration of Saigon’s past through a visit to the Reunification Palace and the War Remnants Museum. The tour continues to show you excellent examples of French colonial architecture: the Central Post Office and Notre Dame Cathedral. The tour ends at Ben Thanh market, where you may practice your bargaining skills.Return transfer to your hotel.

Services

  • Tour guide
  • Lunch (Vietnamese cuisine)
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Entrance fees


Each of our tours is customizable upon request. Don’t hesitate to contact us for more information and benefit from our tailor-made services.

  • Cathedral
  • Central Post Office
  • Nguyen Hue avenue
  • Cu Chi tunnels