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Half-Day Afternoon Cu Chi Tunnels Tour

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Overview
If you’re short on time, you don’t need a full-day tour to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, a network of Vietnam-War–era tunnels some 37 miles (60 kilometers) outside Ho Chi Minh City. Stay in bed longer, enjoy lunch at a place of your own choosing, and take it easy with door-to-door round-trip transportation on an afternoon tour that’s perfect for anyone who loves unique places.
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26 Bùi Viện
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    Cu Chi Tunnels
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    - Pick up and depart for Cu Chi tunnels, a 2 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh City. - Get an overview introduction of Cu Chi and its legendary history by tour guide. - Watch an documentary film about the tunnels tell you how about the tunnels histories and how fierce the war did happen in the area. - Explore the tunnels system including the weapon factory, hospitals, kitchens and crawl under the tunnels. - After that travelers can try delicious manioc which is the main food for guerillas in Cu Chi during the war. - Visitors can try to fire off an AK47 or MK16 or machine guns at the nearby shooting range.( Optinel and not included in the tour) - Leave Cu Chi tunnels and back in Ho Chi Minh City. • Please note: Drop off time is subject to traffic. This tour will back Ho Chi Minh City in lately evening ( about 19:00 PM or more)
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26 Bùi Viện
26 Bùi Viện, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam***Meeting point is located in the backpacker area and recommended to come is taxi or Grab. ***The meeting point address: + 22 Bùi Viện Street, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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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
26 Bùi Viện, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
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 travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
334Reviews
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By: TNK Travel
mercado m
Orlando, Florida
10
Highly recommended
The tour was excellent with full of interesting historical stories. Tour guide K is very helpful and knowledgeable.
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richard p
Indianapolis, Indiana
10
Tour guide K
We had the great tour to tunnel. Guide K provided us a lot of interesting information about Vietnam war. His
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Petra
50
Wonderful tour mekong river with danny
Tour is good and we did enjoy that, I love floating market and mekong style, hope to come back, thank u tnk travel
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TORSTEN Magnus
20
Dann and Mekong river 3 days
Danny so nice Guide and funny and sing very well and friendly I have very nice memory in viet nam thank tnk and
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Penny H
10
mekong river with danny
Danny our guide was excellent. He looked after us well, made sure we checked we had everything with us.He gave us
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Terri P
10
Very enjoyable
Had a great day trip. Our guide Tram was very informative, had a good sense of humour and good communication
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Chris J
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
40
Cu Chi
Had a great afternoon at Cu Chi tunnels. Very informative and funny guide. Only a short trip in the tunnels
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Chris J
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
40
Mekong day trip
Good day out with a knowledgeable guide. As with all these trips you do spend a few hours on the bus but the guide
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Envynoiu
10
Fun filled activities
Thi Thi is very kind and helpful in every step.  It is perfect if you only have one day to explore the outskirts
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Irsan
10
Great and fun tourist guide
It was a great day, Thi, our guide was intensely listening.  You can enjoy the peaceful Mekong Delta! The car is
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  • Duration: 7h
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