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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

Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels Tips (111)

Cu Chi Tunnels: Fun to visit, "claustrophobic"

In war movies, you may have seen the Cu Chi tunnels, famed for being an intricate network of underground facilities through which the Viet Congs launched surprise attacks against Americans in the...
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jumpingnorman
Jul 04, 2010

A historic resistance by Vietnamese

Cu Chi Tunnels are legendary due to being the center of resistance in 1960s. The narrow and low tunnels network strech to 200 km. Some parts have been demolished in time, but there are still 2 sites,...
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muratkorman
Nov 05, 2008

Essential Cu Chi Tunnel Survival Kit

Some useful tips after experiencing it :1. Dress lightly, as casual as possible.2. Don't wear your favourite clothings as during crawling your clothings will definitely be coated with some soils. 3....
stellatan
Jan 02, 2007

Of Black PJs and Tunnels in Cu Chi ( Tay Ninh)

Historical Tip:If you've heard about the Vietnam War, chances are, you would have heard about the stealthy tunnels in Cu Chi. Yup, these tunnels were used by the deadly Black PJ gang (Viet Congs) to...
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bpacker
Sep 21, 2004

Half Day Tour to Cu Chi Tunnels

A trip to Ho Chi Minh City would not be complete without a visit to the famous Cu Chi Tunnels. This extensive network of tunnels run 3 levels deep underground and is the place where the Viet Cong...
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zuyao
Jan 25, 2008

Cu Chi tour with the family

The children enjoyed the day trip we had to Cu Chi - as they have all seen Vietnam war movies from the American perspective, and were a little agog after the introductory video and the general...
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thedouglas
Jan 21, 2006

How to fit it in - Cu Chi and Mekong experience

We had only a few days in Ho Chi Minh - and we managed to book a daytrip that took us to both Cu Chi Tunnels and the Mekong Delta. As a family of 5, we constituted the whole tour - and had the small...
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thedouglas
Jan 21, 2006

Cu Chi Tunnels

I went to see this on a tour combined with the Cao Dai holy see temple. The Tunnels are 1.5 hours from Ho Chi Minh city. Admission is not included in the price of the $7us tour. The admission price is...
balhannah
Dec 30, 2013

The women VC at Cu Chi

Always one on the lookout to prove that girls CAN do everything - I was really impressed by the apparent equality between the male and female footsolidiers of the Viet Cong. The small stature and...
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thedouglas
Apr 19, 2006

Fighting underground

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

Shooting activity at Cu Chi

A highlight of the day for our son was shooting an AK47 at Cu Chi - I know all the reservations expressed by people about this as a money making leisure activity in the context - howerver, taken at...
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thedouglas
Jan 21, 2006

Experience The Cu Chi Tunnels

Fall back in time and experience how the Viet Cong outsmarted the Americans by surviving in these unbelievably hot and stuffy tunnels, some so narrow, bigger size folks would find most uncomfortable....
xuessium
Feb 26, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels

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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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Diamond Plaza

Not exactly a classic Saigon landmark, but it's a favorite with expats. Inside is a mall that's indistinguishable from an American mall, until you look closely at the products on the shelves. Upstairs...
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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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Getting to Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels

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Phu Hiep, Phu My Hung, Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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  • Sunday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Monday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Tuesday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Wednesday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Thursday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Friday 07:00 to 18:00
  • Saturday 07:00 to 18:00

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