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Half-Day Cu Chi Tunnels from Ho Chi Minh City by Luxury Speedboat

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Overview
Zip along the Saigon River by luxury speedboat to the Cu Chi Tunnels, round-trip from Ho Chi Minh City. Select an early or late morning departure and enjoy a peek at traditional life along the riverbanks on this half-day tour. Then descend underground with a guide into a vast network built by resourceful guerrilla fighters during the Vietnam War to provide supply routes, food and weapon caches, living quarters and hospitals. Breakfast and lunch, or dinner (depending on departure selection), and unlimited refreshments are included with round-trip transport. Numbers are limited to 14 to ensure a personalized experience on this small-group tour.
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You'll start at
Saigon Waterbus Station
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  • Pass by Les Rives Authentic River Experience
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    Cu Chi Tunnels
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    Explore the Cu Chi Tunnels site with our local expert
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Make the journey to the Cu Chi Tunnels more interesting on a guided tour
  • Avoid a boring coach bus ride and travel by luxury speed boat instead 
  • Explore the subterranean Cu Chi Tunnels in a small group limited to 14 people
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Ho Chi Minh City are included
What to Expect
After hotel pickup, get transferred to Ho Chi Minh Pier to board a luxury speedboat destined for the Cu Chi Tunnels. During the journey, travel down the Saigon River while revitalizing with breakfast or lunch, depending on the departure time selected at checkout. On arrival at the Cu Chi Tunnels, watch a short introductory film before descending into underground bunkers that functioned as a city during the Vietnam War (known as the American War by the Vietnamese). After emerging from the tunnels, enjoy a Vietnamese lunch or dinner before returning to Ho Chi Minh by speedboat. This Cu Chi Tunnels tour concludes with hotel drop-off.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Saigon Waterbus Station, Bến Nghé, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
We provide pickup from all locations in District 1, 2 and 3
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minibus
  • Transport by luxury speedboat
  • Professional guide
  • Unlimited refreshment and local fruits on board
  • Breakfast & Lunch (7AM departure)
  • Lunch (11 AM departure)
  • Entry/Admission - Cu Chi Tunnels
Exclusions
  • Optional activities such as shooting range (minimum age 18)
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking. A surcharge may applied for any special meal accommodations
  • A light jacket is recommended between November and February
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Tour on the 22nd April 2019 will start at 12:00 PM instead of 11:00 AM.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The Cu Chi Tunnels were at the absolute top of my "must see" list, and this tour did not disappoint! There are two main advantages to taking the Les Rives tour. First, you take a cool, scenic speedboat trip up the river instead of sitting on a bus in HCMC traffic. Second, you
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You have to visit here if you are visiting Vietnam. You benefit if you go with a tour as they explain the history of the area.
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I am so glad that I chose the speedboat trip. Lovely fast boat, with breakfast on board and only took 1.5 hrs which is quicker than road transport. Took the early morning trip, which avoided the heavy crowds at the tunnels. Our guide Kah was very knowledgeable. Lunch in the
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We enjoyed a great tour up the river from Ho Chi Minh City up to the Cu Chi Tunnels on a half day river trip. It was almost two in one, as we had a great tour of the city from the perspective of the river. Our guide was great in pointing out a number of landmarks and sites along
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Response from Celinethn, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Cu Chi Tunnels from Ho Chi Minh City by Luxury Speedboat
Responded 1 week ago
Dear skijosh87, Thank you for choosing Les Rives Experience and leaving us this excellent review! We are elated in knowing that you have well enjoyed your day out to Cu Chi Tunnels with us. Our team works hard to research the authentic routes, set up close connections with the locals, create unique itineraries with durable development by using eco-friendly products and responsible plan. Your compliment strengthens the motivation of our whole team, gives us the reason to keep up and perfect our service. Thank you for helping to share the world about us. Enjoy traveling and hopefully, we will welcome you onboard again for another Saigon River trip. Kind regard. Les Rives Team Authentic River Experience | +84 (0) 78 592 0018  Email: bookings@lesrivesexperience.com
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So glad we chose to take the early morning speedboat to the tunnels. Nice cool ride, no stop and start traffic and arrived before the big crowds. Our guide Hung was lots of fun, she spoke very good English and gave us lots of great information about the tunnels. Thanks to Hung
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Response from Celinethn, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Cu Chi Tunnels from Ho Chi Minh City by Luxury Speedboat
Responded 1 week ago
Dear shulin, Thank you for your 5 stars remark! On behalf of Les Rives team I would like to thank you for traveling with us. It is such an honor in receiving your compliments. As we are pursuing sustainable development and high-standard service, so we have spent a lot of time researching and build up our current product. Your compliment the best reward for our whole team, gives us the reason to keep up and perfect the service. Thank you for spreading the world about us. Enjoy traveling and hopefully, we will welcome you onboard again for another Saigon River trip. All the best to you! Les Rives Team Authentic River Experience | +84 (0) 78 592 0018  Email: bookings@lesrivesexperience.com
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  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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