Cu Chi Tunnels are immense network of connecting underground tunnels located in the Cu Chi district of Ho Chi Minh City. This palce is a part of much larger tunnel network over the country. The tunnels system includes clinics, storage facilities, weapons factories, kitchen, warehouse, office, conference room, hospitals, and command centers. The Cu Chi tunnels were the location of several military campaigns during the Vietnam War and were the Viet Cong’s base of operations for the Tet Offensive in 1968.
Cu Chi Tunnel Half-Day Tour
1. Morning Tour: 8:00 - 14:30
2. Afternoon Tour: 13:00 - 19:00
Our driver will pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city center, District 1 and start Cu Chi Tunnel Half-Day Tour.
If your hotel is not in the pick up area, please be at 112 Tran Hung Dao str to join the tour.
Upon arriving at Cu Chi tunnels, you will learn more about the mystery of Cu Chi Tunnels by watching a documentary film. The video will partly show you how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time.
Continue Cu Chi Tunnel Half-Day Tour, you will have a chance to know, see and discover the system of tunnels deep underground, can withstand the destructive power of the bomb attack from the US military. The air is taken into the tunnel through the vents. It includes 3 levels: from the ground to the first floor is 3m deep, next the second floor is deep 6m and the third floor is deeper than 12m. Tour guide will show how the tunnel works.
Discover Hoang Cam smoke-less stove, secret hide-outs, fighting bunkers, dangerous booby traps and rice paper workshop. Then, you will be served special tea and cassava which are guerrilla’s food during the war.
You have a break time to relax or try shooting a variety of Vietnam War era weapons such as the M16 rifle or AK-47, as well as a light machine gun like the M60. Finish the Cu Chi Tunnel Half-Day Tour, the bus will take you back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city center.
We drop you off the same hotel. Say goodbye!
English speaking guide
One bottled water
Lunch and gun shooting.
Drinks and tips.
Drop off-hotel with Request.
<= 2years old: Free
3 to 10years old: 75%
>= 11 years old: 100%
Things you should bring
Sun-hat, sun glasses
Insect repellent cream
Rain-coat in case of raining reason