Cu Chi Tunnel – Mekong Delta (full day trip)
Cu Chi Tunnel – Mekong Delta (full day trip): This tour tailored made for the customer who don’t have time and would like to experience the famous site in Ho Chi Minh City and surrounding. Visit the legendary Cu Chi Tunnel with amazing structure and its story in the war time. Boat trip on the Mekong river, get closer with the locals and their daily life, treat yourself with the folk song music and tropical fruit.
Pick up at your hotel/residence on request around 7:30am . The trip to Cu Chi will take approximately one and a half hours driving.
Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.
Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun. Have lunch at local restaurant.
Head to My Tho. On arrival, take a leisurely cruise on the Tien River to view the fishing port, the traditional stilt houses and boat building workshops, and the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands. Visit the coconut candy mill and take an amazing rowing boat trip along the small canal on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals. Then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music”, performed by locals.
Return to Ho Chi Minh City. Transfer back to your hotel around 18:00pm.
|Grade tour||Price per person in US$||Single
|1 pax||2 pax||3 – 4 pax||5 – 7 pax||8 – 10 pax||11 – 15 pax|
Tour price includes:
- Private A/C car or van,
- English speaking tour guide,
- Boat trips,
- Entrance fee,
- 1 lunch at local restaurant,
- Fruit and honey tea,
- Mineral water (2 bottle/pax/day)
Tour Price Excludes: