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Half-Day Afternoon Cu Chi Tunnels Tour

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Overview
Located 37 miles (60km) from Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role during the American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for its network of tunnels, which extend over 135 miles (220km), and is a popular destination for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors
Highlights
  • Travel underground and back in time to the Vietnam War at Cu Chi Tunnels
  • See the weapons factory, hospital, and fighting tunnels with a guide
  • Choose to shoot an impressive range of weaponry at the firing range
  • Relax with door-to-door roundtrip transport from your hotel
What to Expect
Your local guide collects you from your central Ho Chi Minh City hotel in the afternoon for the drive to the Cu Chi Tunnels. Learn about the role the underground network played in the Vietnam War along the way. On arrival, watch a film about the tunnels and the savage fighting in the area. Then explore a sample of the vast warren: the weapons factory, hospital, kitchens, as well as some tunnels so low you need to crawl. If you’d like, try cassava, the bland root that was the main food for guerrillas fighting in Cu Chi. You can also choose to fire weapons, including AK-47 assault rifles and even machine guns at the nearby shooting range (at your own expense). Once your group is done at the range, return to your hotel in time for dinner.
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Important Information
Departure Point
220 Đường Đề Thám, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
The local supplier offers the pickup service for Meeting point (220 Đề Thám, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City) and The centrally hotels/ accommodations located in Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City (if option selected ) in more detail consisting of streets: Lý Tự Trọng, Lê Thánh Tôn, Trương Định, Nguyễn An Ninh, Phan Chu Trinh, Lưu Văn Lang, Lê Anh Xuân, Đồng Khởi, Nguyễn Huệ, Thi Sách, Thái Văn Lung, Mạc Thị Bưởi, Hồ Huấn Nghiệp, Nguyễn Thái Bình, Lê Thị Hồng Gấm, Bùi Thị Xuân, Sương Nguyệt Anh và Ký Con
*** Note: The exact pickup time in the above prescribed ranges varies according to the position of the customers’ hotels or the pickup points required.
***Because of the traffic rule, the hotels/accommodations which located in the alley will be not served the pickup service.
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • AC bus as per program
  • Mineral water (1 bottle)
  • Pick-up and drop off at the centrally located hotels in District 1 (if option selected)
  • Entrance Fee at Cu Chi tunnels
  • Entry/Admission - Cu Chi Tunnels
Exclusions
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses (Call, snacks, shooting range etc...)
  • Tips & tax
  • Others mentioned in the inclusions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Group tour : From 25 pax
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults, otherwise they will be subject to the adult rate. A surcharge maybe applied to the bookings with 2 or more children.
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat and the tour inclusions. Please advise the supplier if you have from 1 infant at time of booking.
  • Not wheelchair accessible.
  • The tour is not available for the handicapped and anyone with heart problems.
  • Extra surcharge may apply for pickup outside of District 1.
  • For the centrally located hotels in Dist 1 where we can not pick up and transfer because of the traffic rules, please contact the local supplier for support. In more detail, we are not allowed to pick up at Nguyễn Trãi Street, Nguyễn Thị Nghĩa Street,…
  • Please note that the return time is subject to traffic conditions, for which the tour operator is not responsible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can 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 2 days ago via mobile

a nice trip to the tunnels. our guide was very sweet and accommodating. his English could have been a little better, but it also had its charm. The tunnels are a must see

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Anderskov02
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Viet was an amazing guide - incredibly knowledgeable and well-spoken! Would highly recommend this tour.

Thank 137jonc
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the halfday Tour to the Cu Chi Tunnels with our tourguide Danny, it was all good organised and the Guide (Danny) was very good informed and really funny!

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went on the tunnel tour and it was absolutely amazing! Danny was an incredibly sweet and knowledgable guide. He taught us about everything in such an interesting way and was just all around funny and energetic.More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank charlotteblixen
TNKTravelTeam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear charlotteblixen, On behalf of TNK Travel, we would like to express our thanks to you for choosing our services and taking time to write your opinion about us afterwards. We believe you had a memorable time during your journey. And we're sure that our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time, i should've taken my kids. They would've enjoyed the experience. Plenty to see and do, even if you don't want to go in the tunnels.More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank stevenhF2946ER
TNKTravelTeam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear stevenhF2946ER, On behalf of TNK Travel, we would like to express our thanks to you for choosing our services and taking time to write your opinion about us afterwards. We believe you had a great time during your journey in Cu Chi Tunnels and...More

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Chethan4321
10 May 2019|
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Response from Eileen N | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can arrange with your tour company to pick you up from your hotel. We were picked up from our hotel in Ho Chi Minh City to go to the zcu Cho Tunnels, we booked our trip with Vietnam Unique Tours. You can find them by... More
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Sightseer451519
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Response from Eileen N | Reviewed this property |
Your tour company will arrange the tour and pick up time from your hotel. We used Vietnam Unique Tours, they were fantastic.
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