Guided tour

From Ho Chi Minh City: Full-Day Long Tan Battlefield

From Ho Chi Minh City: Full-Day Long Tan Battlefield

From US$ 130 per person

Visit the only Australian military base from the Vietnam War on this full-day tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Travel through the countryside to Nui Dat to visit the base of the 1st Australian Task Force and learn about the battle of Long Tan.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Hotel pick-up and drop-off in HCMC Center (District 1,3,5,10, Phu Nhuan)
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a trip through Vietnam’s countryside
  • Visit the only Australian military base in the Vietnam War at Nui Dat
  • Learn about the battle at Long Tan
Full description
On this full-day tour from Ho Chi Minh you will visit the only Australian military base from the Vietnam War. At 8:00 AM you depart for a 2-hour drive to Ba Ria Vung Tau to visit the former 1st Australian Task Force at Nui Dat. The battle at Long Tan is the most famous battle fought by the Australian army during the Vietnam War. Visit the fully functional air base in a prime location for military strategy. See the evidence of a failed operation with many toxic leftovers after more than 3 decades. In a somber moment, you will visit the Australian Memorial established at Long Tan for the 17 Australian infantrymen and 1 APC crewman killed in action during the Battle of Long Tan on 18 August 1966. At 12:00 PM you will enjoy a seafood lunch near the beach before heading back to Ho Chi Minh City.
Includes
  • Entrance fee
  • Mineral water
  • Lunch
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Travel insurance
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Child Policy: A maximum of 1 child can be accompanied by 1 adult at the child price; the 2nd child will pay the adult price
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses such as shopping, telephone, beverages, etc.
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • Children under 12 years old are not permitted to join this tour
  • Please provide the name and nationality of members attending the tour for insurance registration purposes
  • Please specify any specific dietary requirements when booking
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Product ID: 36099