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Cu Chi Tunnels Tour with Saigon River Speedboat Cruise from Ho Chi Minh City
"After hotel pickup by your guide in the morning head to Cu Chi Tunnels traveling to or from the historical site by speedboat depending on the day’s schedule (subject to change). When you arrive at Cu Chi Tunnels watch a short introductory video about the construction of the tunnels and life in the region during the Vietnam War (known in Vietnam as the ‘American War’). Then as you explore narrow passageways with your guide learn about the crucial role the Cu Chi Tunnels played in resistance to American forces and securing military victory for Vietnam.The immense web of underground tunnels served as a base of operations during the war
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War Remnants Museum and Cu Chi Tunnels Day Trip from Ho Chi Minh City
"We start the trip by visiting Notre Dame Cathedral the historic Central Post Officefollowed by exploring the Reunification Palaceand the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum. The museum is active in the thematic research collection storage preservation and display of the material
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Small-Group Tour of Ho Chi Minh City Including Cu Chi Tunnels
"After morning pickup at your Ho Chi Minh City hotel travel about 20 miles (30 km) to reach Cu Chi a district of the city most famous for the 75-mile (121-km) network of underground passages built by the Viet Cong army. Follow your guide through this historic military site now a war memorial park which was once a key position for the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War (known as the American War in Vietnam). Learn how the tunnels provided shelter supply and communication routes medical treatment sites
From $65.00

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Phuoc Dien Tam Bao Temple.

On our trip to Tay Ninh and Cu Chi we also visited a lovely Buddhist temple in Chau Doc. Chau Doc is best known for a massacre. On July 11 1957 anti-Diem insurgents stormed a bar in Chau Doc and...
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IreneMcKay
Jul 07, 2013

Cu Chi Tunnels

Our day trip to the Cao Dai temple in Tay Ninh also included a trip to the Cu Chi Tunnels. The Viet Cong fought against the Americans in the Vietnam War. To fight against their enemy they created a...
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IreneMcKay
Jul 07, 2013

The tiny tunnels of Cu Chi

An easy daytrip from HCMC is Cu Chi tunnels, scene of the underground resistance to American occupation during the war. You can crawl through the tunnels, learn about life inside and even fire an...
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deeper_blue
Feb 25, 2012

The Cu Chi tunnels.

The Cu Chi tunnels are located a little outside Saigon and they are one of the most interesting things you can visit in Vietnam i think.It´s really facinating to see how the Viet Cong digged their way...
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cachaseiro
Oct 20, 2011

Cu Chi by speedboat with Saigon River Express

Saigon River Express offers VIP speedboat tours to the Cu Chi Tunnels - the Mekong Delta - and jungle canal tours around Saigon. This is the service that was recommended as part of "Three Perfect...
ianfogg
Feb 09, 2011

Underground warfare

Set around 35km from central Ho Chi Minh City, the Cu Chi Tunnels earned legendary status during the American War. A massive network of underground tunnels and chambers, Cu Chi, in its entirety,...
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Willettsworld
May 03, 2010

CU CHI TUNNELS

THE FAMOUS TUNNELS AT CU CHI WERE FIRST BUILT IN THE LATE 1940'S AND USED DURING THE WAR WITH THE FRENCH. BUT IT WAS DURING THE VIETNAM WAR OF THE 1960S THAT THEY REALLY CAME INTO THEIR OWN.CU CHI IS...
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wanderingbilly
May 27, 2008

Cu Chi Tunnels

Located in the district of Cu Chi, about 1.30 from Ho Chi Min, the Cu Chi Tunnels are part of a network of tunnels stretching as far as the Cambodian border and used by NLF guerrillas to hide from the...
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call_me_rhia
Jul 16, 2007

David vs Goliath

A derelict shell of a M-41 American tank lays solemnly in the midst of Cu Chi jungle. I tapped on the metal of the tank and you'd know that with toughness, it was made to protect the personnel that...
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Aidy_p
Apr 27, 2007

I Fired an AK-47!

At Cu Chi, you can get to try your hands on most probably a China-made AK-47. Each bullet will cost you USD1.30, and you'd need to purchase a minimum of 10 bullets. I did not want to spend USD 13 on...
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Aidy_p
Apr 26, 2007

Something vietnameses are proud of...

Sinh Cafe's Cu Chi Tunnels tour. Half day trip. Around 2 hrs of bus ride from Sinh Cafe office to Cu Chi Tunnels. Bus is small, and if u have long legs, good luck to you. At Cu Chu Tunnels, u will get...
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Smallprawn
Sep 24, 2006

Cu Chi Tunnels

The Cu Chi tunnels are a far-reaching network of Viet Cong tunnels which run for nearly 200 miles used in the American and French Indochina war. The tunnels are designed to have complete facilities...
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keeweechic
Aug 27, 2006
 
 
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Things to Do Near Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels

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Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels

If you decide to visit the tunnels at Cu Chi, be advised there are two sites. The southern one is closer to Ho Chi Minh City, but is correspondingly busier, while the northern site is another 50km and...
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Ho Chi Minh City

The largest city in Vietnam is also the most modern and vibrant. It lead the way in economic development during liberalization given its history of capitalism. There are many sites in Saigon well...
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Mariamman Hindu Temple

This small Hindu temple is frequented by both Saigon's tiny Hindu population along with resident Vietnamese. It was built in the late 19th century by traders from Tamil Nadu and is dedicated to the...
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Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine

While I confess I'm in the Minchin school when it comes to 'alternative' medicine, the Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine is worth a trip away from the centre. Set over four floors of an...
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Cholon Mosque

The Cholon Mosque in Saigon's Chinatown is representative of the city's small Malaysian and Indonesian Muslim communities. Built in 1932, the blue and white house of worship is an island of simplistic...
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Chinatown

We went to the Cho Binh Tay at 11:30am and left at the Main Bus Stop about 300metres away from Cho Binh Tay at 2pm. It was big...there were 2 floors but we visited only the ground floor as I was...
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