Saigon City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnel in 1 Day
The tour to explore Cu Chi Tunnel and Saigon is the best to explore this amazing, bustling and the most dynamic city of Vietnam – Saigon. With more than 400 years of history, there are a lot of interesting places to visit in Saigon, from leisure, daily life, temples, pagoda to fascinating war memorials in Saigon.
The tour will also allow travelers explore Cu Chi Tunnel, the most incredible historical site in Vietnam where travelers will learn more about life, history of Vietnam during the French and American wars.
Experience the world of the Cu Chi freedom fighters with a visit to their famous tunnel system. This network of over 200 km of tunnels became legendary during the 1960’s when they played a vital part in the American War, allowing the Viet Cong to control a large rural area close to Ho Chi Minh City. In their heyday, the tunnels were functioning underground cities.
CU CHI TUNNEL – SAIGON CITY TOUR 1 DAY
Leaving the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City behind, take a 2.5-hour journey west towards the Cambodian border bound for the Cu Chi Tunnels. The Cu Chi tunnels were built by local fighters during the Indochina conflict as a base from which the Viet Cong could operate from close to the Southern Vietnamese capital. Initial construction started in 1948 when the Viet Minh required somewhere to hide from French air attacks and by 1965, the Cu Chi tunnel complex was estimated to consist of 200km’s of tunnels. It included, hospitals, schools, meeting rooms, kitchens and sleeping quarters. Life was difficult for the inhabitants and to protect against outside intruders bobby traps were laid throughout the complex.
Your local guide will take you on a fascinating tour around the Cu Chi Tunnels where you’ll learn more about the conditions the Vietnamese people lived in, the hardships they faced and the amazing ingenuity employed to maintain life in the tunnels.
After exploring Cu Chi Tunnel, transfer back to Saigon for lunch. After lunch, discover amazing sightseeing in Saigon, including Reunification Palace, War Remnant Museum, Catholic Church, Saigon Post Office and Ben Thanh Market. Transfer back to your hotel. Trip concludes. (Lunch)
Cu Chi Tunnel – Saigon City Tour Include:
* 1 lunch
* Private transportation for whole trip
* Drinking water during the trip
* English speaking tour guide
* Sightseeing as listed in the itinerary
* Site entrance fees
Price for Cu Chi Tunnel – Saigon City Tour:
* Price of start from: usd $ 85
* Price of is used as guide only
* Price of Cu Chi Tunnel – Saigon City Tour apply for children under 11 years old
* Prices are per person
* Our pricing is updated constantly to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible