What you’ll get

  • Duration : Half day

  • Departure : Ho Chi Minh City

  • Suitable : Family, Friends, Honey moon couple

  • Type : Land tour

Overview

A special tour to discover the famous Cu Chi Tunnels historical site. During the tour, you will be introduced life along the banks of the Saigon River, enjoy a window into traditional Mekong river life and wonderful photo opportunities. Especially, your guide will lead you through the historic Cu Chi Tunnels, dug by resourceful guerrilla fighters to provide communication and supply routes, hospitals, food and weapon caches and living quarters during numerous conflicts.

Highlights

    • Join an interesting trip by speedboat along Saigon river
    • Enjoy traditional Vietnamese lunch or dinner of local specialties
    • Experience Mekong river life and take wonderful photo opportunities
    • Discover Cu Chi Tunnels where provide communication and supply routes,hospitals
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  • Meals
    1 Lunch
  • Transportation
    Car, Speed Boat
  • Price Includes
    • VAT
    • All entrance fees
    • English-speaking guide
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
    • Speedboat from/to Saigon
    • Light dinner (afternoon departure)
    • Breakfast & lunch (morning departure)
    • FOC: cold towers, local fruits, soft drinks
    Price Excludes
    • Gratuity, tips
    • Personal expenses
  • Cancellation by Customer

    For almost of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but for one reason they cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:

    • More than 45 days prior to trip departure: No charge (Full refund will be made but transaction fee will be paid by you).
    • 30-45 days before arrival: 10% of total tour price.
    • 15-29 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
    • 7-14 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
    • Within 7 days before arrival: 100% tour price.

    Note:

    • The above fees are subject to an added bank transaction fee.
    • There will be no refund given for any unused or missed ground arrangements, sightseeing, meals or hotel accommodations.
    • For no show cases, there will be no refund.
    • All cancellations must be in person or in writing and received by Asia Travel Package
  • Cancellation by Weather

    In case of an unexpected situation/ bad weather causes an effect on your trip after commencement, we serve the right to change the itinerary of your booked tour for the safety of all clients in the group. If there are more than one solution, we will ask for your permission and agreement to do the next step. In such kind of cancellation, the refund of any payment on the un-used portion of transportation service, hotel service, car rental or tours will be given.

  • Children Policy
    • Under 4 years: Free of Charge.
    • From 4 to under 8 years old: 50% of adult's fare 
    • Over 8 years old: 100% of adult's fare and using his own bed.

Itineraries

Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day by Speedboat

7:00am: Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and bring you by car to your boat at Ho Chi Minh City’s central pier at District 1.
7:20am: Depart Saigon by boat. Within 15 minutes, the banks of the river change from city sprawl to lush jungle. A light breakfast of sandwiches or pastries, fresh tropical fruits and Vietnamese iced coffee (Ca phe sua da) is served, as your guide explains rural traditions and aspects of riverbank life.
8:50am: Arrive at the Cu Chi Tunnels site, before the majority of larger bus tours arrive. Watch a brief introductory ‘propaganda’ video to the Cu Chi area.
9:00am: Explore the Cu Chi site, which includes weapon and booby trap exhibitions, navigating authentic Viet Cong tunnel, visiting different underground bunkers (kitchens, meeting rooms, ammunitions etc.), a firing range and much more. Try the local cassava root that sustained Viet Cong fighters for years.
11:00am: Enjoy a delicious traditional Vietnamese lunch by the river, consisting of authentic fried spring rolls, chicken and beef dishes and soup.
11:30am: Depart Cu Chi and return to Ho Chi Minh City.
01:00pm: Arrive back at Saigon’s central pier. Staff will take you back to your hotel by car.

Meals: L

Accommodation: N/A

Important Notes

    • Option1: Morning Boat tour: From 7:00 - 11:00AM
    • Option 2: Afternoon Boat tour: From 11:00 - 17:00 

Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

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10.0

Canada
21 Mar 2018
Attractive This was a great excursion. Pick up was prompt at our hotel. Since it was an early morning pick up there was a light breakfast provided on the boat ... croissants, sandwiches, iced coffee, soft dri... See more

This was a great excursion. Pick up was prompt at our hotel. Since it was an early morning pick up there was a light breakfast provided on the boat ... croissants, sandwiches, iced coffee, soft drinks and fruit. Our tour guide spoke very good english and was quite knowledgable and engaging .. always smiling... always willing to go the extra mile. I learned a lot about the American/Vietnam war and found it to be a very fair and truthful account. The tunnels and bunkers were amazing ... so cool to be able to crawl thru them. The firing range was a cool thing to do ... had your choice of weapons (M16, AK47 and others). It was $27US for 10 bullets. Nice gift shop there also. The lunch we were served was delicious and plentiful and they catered to the allerfy needs of some.of the other guests. The country side tour was quick and efficient ... stopping to make rice paper, a rubber plantation and cricket farm ... where we ate some grilled crickets. All in all it was an amazing tour.

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United Kingdom
08 Jan 2018
Speedboat is nice The speedboat ride both ways is excellent, by far the best way to travel as there is so much to see along there river and such fun. Nice to be offered fresh fruit, drinks and coffee too on the spee... See more

The speedboat ride both ways is excellent, by far the best way to travel as there is so much to see along there river and such fun. Nice to be offered fresh fruit, drinks and coffee too on the speedboat trip.