Private 6-Hour Cu Chi Tunnel Tour W/ A Visit To Local Family

On this trip you’ll learn how Viet Cong guerilla fighters lived in an ingenious underground labyrinth during the Vietnam War. Your english speaking guide will explore the Cu Chi tunnels with you while explaining all about their importance, significance and functionality.

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5 to 6 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Private Tour
    • Centrally-located hotel drop-off
    • All Taxes
    • Fully Air-Conditioned Vehicle
    • English Speaking Guide
    • Two Bottles of Water
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Travel insurance
  • Lets Go!

    We will pick you up at your accommodation and get you on the Private comfortable,  air-conditioned vehicle. We will then set off through the hustle and bustle of HCMC’s extraordinary streets. Your private tour begins as soon as you’re aboard the bus, your knowledgeable guide will give you some information on Vietnam’s history, in preparation for the tunnels. 

    The Tunnels

    Upon arriving at Ben Dinh Tunnels, we’ll go through the subway and enter into the old base of the Viet Cong. You will be surrounded by thick forest, shaded by beautiful trees and bamboo. Your tour guide will show you around the location while explaining all about the magnificent, clever tunnels. Prepare to be amazed by the cunning traps and the sheer resourcefulness of the Viet Cong. From camouflaged entrances into the tunnels and bamboo booby traps amongst the forest to the intricate ventilation system, you’ll see it all!

    Experience The Tunnels For Yourself!

    Now, it’s your turn to experience them up close! Embrace this amazing experience of dipping underground and exploring the tunnels.The Viet Cong were particularly small and slim so the tunnels were originally so they could just fit in. Nowadays, for educational purposes the tunnels have been widened slightly. Prepare for a snug adventure as you move through them.

    To end our Cu Chi tunnel experience, you’ll get to learn about the amazing hidden kitchens that were inside the tunnels and even try out some typical Viet Cong food. As we move through the unique location you’ll also get the chance to shoot some guns, such as bazookas, AK47’s etc. This comes at an additional cost.

    Local Interaction

    Before going back to hustle and bustle Saigon, we go to visit a local family to experience their local real life here. The owner who is very happy will show us her house and how to make the rice paper, we also have chance to make our own ones. She also brief us how local people do tapping the rubber tree to collect the natural latex. 

    Back To The City

    After what promises to be an unforgettable and memorable morning, we will begin our journey back to Ho Chi Minh City. Our team will drop you off at your accommodation or War Remnants Museum beyond your request. Before farewell to our guide, please make sure you get good recommendations from him/her for more explorations of the city.p
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: We will collect at any hotels located within Ho Chi Minh City. If you are staying out of the city we can collect you for an extra charge depending on the distance. Please get in touch for prices.Dates: See AvailabilityReturn point: We will return you to any hotels located within Ho Chi Minh City. If you are staying out of the city we can return you for an extra charge depending on the distance. Please get in touch for prices.
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Kids Friendly
    • Infants are free of charge
    • Child rate is 75% of adult rate
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by MAIKA TOURS

Activity ID: V-17081P4

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