Experience the bustling city of Ho Chi Minh and the historic outskirts of Cu Chi during this 9-hour tour. Venture to the impressive network of tunnels in Cu Chi, and then make your way to the lively city for a tour some of its most popular destinations.
What to Expect
Begin with a convenient hotel pick-up from your guide before making the drive to Cu Chi. Upon your arrival, explore how the Viet Cong lived and fought underground in these intricately constructed tunnels. As you head below the surface, you will see hidden entrances, traps, bunkers, hospitals and kitchens. At midday, stop for a traditional Vietnamese lunch before the drive back to Ho Chi Minh, formerly known as Saigon. Here, you have the chance to tour the country's busiest city.
Make your first stop at the famed Ben Thanh Market where you can find vendor lined streets with colorful arrangements of produce and crafts. Take time to buy a few unique items and practice your bargaining skills. Next, follow your guide to the War Remnants Museum to view the vast collection of wartime images dedicated to journalists and photographers who died during the French and American conflicts.
Step back in time as you witness renowned French colonial structures, including The Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office. Observe the French architectural influence and beauty before being comfortably transported back to your hotel.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Local guide
- Entrance fees
- Bottled water
What's Not Included
- Souvenirs (available to purchase)
- Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go
• Maximum group size is 12 persons
• Not wheelchair accessible
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair