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Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat

  • Beat the crowds on a Cu Chi and rural tour by speedboat from Ho Chi Minh
  • Learn about the tunnels and Vietnam War via guide commentary
  • Small group size means plenty of personalized attention 
Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat
From US$89.00
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Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat
From US$89.00
A popular destination from Ho Chi Minh, the Cu Chi Tunnels draw lots of visitors at peak times. This speedboat tour gets you there faster than you would by car so you beat the main crowds. Explore with a guide, and because you’re with a small group, have plenty of time questions. After included lunch, visit a cricket farm and other food producers on the ride back to your hotel.
What to Expect
After Ho Chi Minh hotel pickup, board a deluxe speedboat on the Saigon River and enjoy an approximately 1-hour cruise to Cu Chi. Observe the riverbanks as your guide explains local life at the farms and villages you pass, and savor onboard drinks and fresh fruit.

On arrival, enjoy a guided tour of the historical Cu Chi site and tunnels used by the Viet Cong against the Americans and other forces during the Vietnam War. Explore above and below ground to see what were once hidden supply routes, kitchens, and hospitals.

After a riverside Vietnamese lunch, you’ll head back to Ho Chi Minh, stopping en route to experience local life. Visit an herb farm and a cricket farm, learning how the insects are made into delicacies, and get glimpse at traditional rice-paper production.
Reviews (85)
1 - 5 of 45 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Definitely worth it for me

I love boats and rivers, so was excited for the boat ride part. Prompt pickup 7am in nice coach from my hotel, boat was ready and we left by 7:30. Light breakfast, small croissants, iced sweet coffee and fruit. Though the modern outboard is much...More

Thank 947carlk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's rare that I'll ever rave about a tour on Tripadvisor but I'll make the exception here - absolutely fantastic. Is it more expensive than most others - yes, it is but it's worth every single cent and dollar and then more some. The boat...More

Thank nichenet
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile
Cu chi tunnels by speedboat- best!

This was a little more money, and I was hesitant to spend it... but sooo worth it. Rather than squeeze yourself into a packed bus and take 2 hours to get there, the Les Rives Boat took just over an hour And was exhilarating! We...More

3  Thank Chelshazz
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile
Fantastic experience

I recently did this tour with my adult daughter and we both thoroughly enjoyed the trip. Kha, our guide, was knowledgeable and had a great sense of humour. He explained everything really well and answered everyone's questions thoroughly. The boat trip there was great with...More

2  Thank yodoll56
Reviewed 18 October 2018
We are a traveling family of four from Vancouver Canada

We are a traveling family of four from Vancouver Canada and the two tours we took with Lux Rives were equally phenomenal. After taking a speed boat up and down the Saigon River, into the Mekong Delta, farm land, market places as well as the...More

Thank Janna P
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26 June 2018|
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Response from kaycee4 | Reviewed this property |
We did the boat up and the bus back...I think we got back around 4.30
14 May 2018|
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Response from kaycee4 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry to take so long. Only just saw yr question....there were only the 2 of us. It included lunch served directly to our table, which was way too much food for us. The bus trip back had 3 or 4 stops on the way... More
Beryl L
28 April 2018|
Response from SydneyAmelia |
Hi there Approximately what time will we be dropped back at our hotel?