Speedboat on Saigon River

Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day by Speedboat from Ho Chi Minh

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Key Details
Duration
0.5 days
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Live Guide
English

Pick-up service

Pick up at centrally located hotels then transfer to Ho Chi Minh City pier

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What You'll Do
  • Glide by speedboat along the beautiful Saigon river
  • Experience traditional Mekong river life
  • Discover the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, which provided communication and supply routes during the US-Vietnam war
Overview
Discover the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, used by Viet Cong fighters during the war between the US and Vietnam. Visitors will also experience life along the banks of the Saigon River, enjoying a window into traditional Mekong river life.
What to Expect
Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and bring you to your boat at Ho Chi Minh City’s central pier. Within fifteen minutes of the boat's departure, the banks of the river change from city sprawl to lush jungle. A light meal of sandwiches or pastries, fresh tropical fruits and Vietnamese iced coffee will be served, as your guide explains rural traditions and aspects of riverbank life.

After the meal, you will arrive at the Cu Chi Tunnels site. Here, you can watch a brief introductory video to the Cu Chi site, before exploring exhibitions of weapons and booby traps, navigating an authentic Viet Cong tunnel, visiting different underground bunkers, a firing range and much more. You can also try the local cassava root that sustained Viet Cong fighters for years.

Later, enjoy a delicious traditional Vietnamese meal by the river, consisting of authentic fried spring rolls, chicken and beef dishes and soup. After this, you will return to Ho Chi Minh City, where staff will take you back to your hotel by car.
What's Included
  • VAT
  • All entrance fees
  • English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Speedboat from/to Ho Chi Minh City
  • Light dinner (afternoon departure)
  • Breakfast & lunch (morning departure)
  • Cold towers, local fruits, soft drinks
What's Not Included
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses
Meeting Point

Ho Chi Minh City Pier (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Morning and afternoon departures available

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