Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong Delta – Small Group Tour
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Overview: Dive into Vietnam’s rich history and vibrant culture in this immersive day-tour. Traverse the intricate network of the Cu Chi Tunnels, an underground marvel of the Vietnam War, and then embark on a journey through the verdant landscapes of the Mekong Delta, often referred to as the “Rice Bowl” of Vietnam. Experience traditional Vietnamese living, and savor the sights, sounds, and tastes of these iconic destinations.
- Cu Chi Tunnels:
- War Relics: Uncover remnants from the Vietnam War, including booby traps and camouflaged tunnel entrances.
- Tunnel Exploration: Navigate parts of the 250km-long tunnel system, which once housed living quarters, weapon factories, and hospitals.
- Shooting Range: Optional opportunity to try out firing real war-era weapons (additional cost).
- Taste Local Delicacies: End your tour with a taste of the local tapioca snack, which was a staple for soldiers during the war.
- Mekong Delta:
- Motorboat and Sampan Boat Ride: Cruise the Mekong’s serene canals and waterways on a traditional sampan, experiencing local life up close.
- Local Villages: Visit indigenous villages, engage with local craftsmen, and witness the making of traditional Vietnamese treats such as coconut candy, and snake wine…
- Morning: Depart from Ho Chi Minh City and head towards the Cu Chi Tunnels. Upon arrival, delve into the history, significance, and engineering marvel of the tunnels. Take part in guided tunnel explorations and witness the living conditions of the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War.
- Afternoon: Journey to the lush landscapes of the Mekong Delta. Start with a peaceful boat ride through the maze-like waterways and the vibrant life of the Delta. Visit local villages, enjoy demonstrations of traditional crafts, and indulge in fresh tropical fruits at orchard stops. Round off the experience with a sumptuous local lunch.
- Evening: Return to Ho Chi Minh City, carrying with you memories of a day rich in history and culture.
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- English Speaking Tour Guide
- Entrance Ticket at Cu Chi tunnels
- All boat trips (motorboat & hand-rowed boat)
- Lunch of Vietnamese cuisine (vegan food available)
- Hotel pick up and drop off in central of Districts 1, 3 and 4
- Tip (not mandatory)
- Child under 03 years old: FOC
Thing To Carry
- Personal medicine
- Sun-hat, sunglasses
- Insect repellent cream
- Rain-coat in case of the rainy reason
- Camera (optional)