The Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong Beautiful Islands - Full Day Join in Tour

Discover the matrix of Cu Chi tunnels through an exciting tour and continue to visit My Tho - the capital city, center of economics, education and technology of the Mekong Delta.

Experience Code : 10426



  • Duration: 12 Hour(s)
  • No Cancellation
  • Show Mobile or Printed Voucher
  • Fixed Date Ticket
  • English
  • Join In Group
  • Meet Up With Guide

  • Watch an introductory video about the history of the tunnels
  • Spend your time exploring other areas in the maze-like tunnels
  • Have a tea break and enjoy cassava (guerrillas’ food during the war)
  • Exploring My Tho city with a boat trip on Tien river
  • Visit the coconut candy workshop and try the amazing sweet
  • Listen to the Southern Vietnamese folk music
  • This tour departs from Ho Chi Minh City

  • 184 Booked

Package Option

Group from 1 - 15 pax - Join in Tour

Package Details  

Highlights

The trip to Cu Chi will take you an approximately one and a half-hour bus drive. Before exploring the tunnels, you will watch an introductory video about how the tunnels were made and how Vietnamese people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time exploring the remaining areas and tunnel system which include special living areas with kitchens and bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap door and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for the security purpose during the war. Afterwards, special tea and cassava (guerrillas’ food during the war) will be served. Have lunch at the local restaurant.

Continue to visit My Tho city with boat trip on Tien River, you will be excited by the light breeze from the river and the natural beauty of four beautiful islands such as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise along the riverside. Cruise through the small canal by sampan, treating yourself to the beauty of the countryside, and taking a short cycling around the village which will certainly be an unforgettable experience when participating in the Mekong Delta tour. Visit the coconut candy workshop, and enjoy seasonal delicious fruits & honey tea. Get a chance to listen to the Southern Vietnamese folk music which is performed by local people.

In the years following the fall of Saigon in 1975, the Vietnamese government preserved the Cu Chi tunnels and included them in a network of war memorial parks around the countryIn the years following the fall of Saigon in 1975, the Vietnamese government preserved the Cu Chi tunnels and included them in a network of war memorial parks around the country
The tunnels were often rigged with explosive booby traps or punji stick pitsThe tunnels were often rigged with explosive booby traps or punji stick pits
Unfold the mystery of Vietnamese soldiers' lives in these tiny tunnels from the traps to the living areasUnfold the mystery of Vietnamese soldiers' lives in these tiny tunnels from the traps to the living areas
Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islets are important attractions along water channels of Mekong River Tien that run through My ThoDragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islets are important attractions along water channels of Mekong River Tien that run through My Tho
Visit the coconut canday workshop to have an insight on how locals produce this sweet and amazing candyVisit the coconut canday workshop to have an insight on how locals produce this sweet and amazing candy
Enjoy Southern Vietnamese folk music performed by local peopleEnjoy Southern Vietnamese folk music performed by local people

Experience Info

1) Confirmation

  • Instant confirmation

2) Schedule

  • 6:45 AM - 7:30 AM: Pick up
  • 7:45 AM Departure
  • 7:00 PM: End of tour

Cu Chi is a 1.5-hour drive from Ho Chi Minh City.

3) Insider tips

  • Pick up & Drop off is available for hotels in district 1 streets such as Ly Tu Trong, Le Thanh Ton, Truong Dinh, Nguyen An Ninh, Phan Boi Chau, Phan Chau Trinh, Luu Van Lang, Le Anh Xuan, Dong Khoi, Nguyen Hue, Thi Sach, Thai Van Lung, Mac Thi Buoi, Ho Huan Nghiep, Ton Duc Thang, Nguyen Thai Binh, Le Thi Hong Gam, Ky Con
  • We can not pick up and transfer at specific centrally located hotels in District 1. If you stay at hotels are on Nguyen Trai, Nguyen Thi Nghia street, etc or other districts. Please indicate your pick up/ drop off in advance for us in order to know whether you can be picked up/ drop off at your accommodation. Otherwise, please get to the meeting point 15 mins prior to your time slot. Meeting Point: 220 De Tham Street, Dist 1, HCMC

4) Inclusion

  • Pick up & Drop off at the meeting point/ District 1 centrally located hotels
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Boat trip
  • Complimentary fruit & honey tea
  • Mineral water (1 bottle/pax)

5) Exclusion

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal expenses
  • All other expenses not mentioned in the inclusion

6) Children pricing policy

  • Infant under 3 years old - free of charge when sharing the seat with parents
  • Only 1 child (from 3 to 9 years old) can be paid in children price when accompanied by 2 adults. The second child will be charged as an adult price

You may be asked to show the certificate of birth or equivalent certificate to verify the age of your children by the tour guide.

How To Use

1) How to get to meeting point/pick up

  • Pick up time: 6:45 AM - 7:30 AM
  • Please wait at the hotel lobby and inform the receptionist/concierge of pick up
  • Remember to indicate your pick up location (hotel name and address) and drop off point during booking
  • If you stay in other areas, please get to the meeting point at 7:30 AM. Meeting point: TNK office Travel - 220 De Tham Street, Dist 1, HCMC

2) How to redeem the e-voucher

  • Show the tour guide your E-voucher or printed voucher

Cancellation Policy

No cancellation or refund.

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