Explore the huge underground network of Cu Chi Tunnels
Crawl short distances through the tunnels
Learn about how different types of booby trap
Get adventurous and go to the shooting range to fire AK-47
Engaging commentary from helpful guide offered along the way
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of Cu Chi Tunnels
Roundtrip transport to and from your Ho Chi Minh hotel
Live tour commentary provided in English
Know Before You Book
This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Pick up from most hotels possible in District 1. (If you are staying in another area, you should make your way to the meeting point at: 123 Ly Tu Trong street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1 at 8:00AM)
What you can expect
Imagine spending your days living in underground tunnels, only able to come out at night when the sun is down - that's what the people of Cu Chi did nearly 50 years ago during the Vietnam War.
At 8:00AM for the morning Tour OR 1:00PM for the afternoon Tour
Start with convenient pick-up from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city. Heading out of town to Cu Chi Tunnels. Along the way we will pass by the scenic local countryside, where you might even spot ducks and buffalo cooling off in the river
After 1.5 hour car ride.We arrive Cu Chi Tunnels, where you will:
Watch a documentary film that takes you to the past with an introduction of the Cu Chi Tunnels.
Crawl short distances through the tunnels that were used by the guerrilla fighters during the Vietnam War. You may see a kitchen, living quarters, and a meeting room on the way. The tunnels have been enlarged so visitors can crawl through them, imagine what it must have been like before!
Learn about how different types of booby trap - the symbol of guerrilla warfare - were created and set up.
Visit the weapons room and learn how the ingenious Viet Cong soldiers made them.
Get adventurous and go to the shooting range to fire a real AK-47. The cost for the bullets are not included in this price.
At 1:00PM Head back Ho Chi Minh city. Arrive at around: 2:30PM (for the morning Tour)
At 5:00PM Head back Ho Chi Minh city. Arrive at around 6:30PM (for the afternoon Tour)