Cu Chi Tunnels Less-touristy Tour to Ben Duoc

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Departs: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Did you know the Cu Chi Tunnels network played an important role during Vietnam War for Viet Cong forces, who used it for food storage, living quarters and hospitals among other things. This half day tour takes you to the Ben Duoc tunnels with fewer visitors coming so that you could have the best and personalized experiences exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels

What's Included

Bottled water + tapioca

English speaking tour guide

Entrance tickets

Hotel pick up from central of District 1

Hotel pickup (selected hotels only), 2km from Ben Thanh market

Light food

Professional guide

Transfers by air-conditioned Bus/Van

Transport by private vehicle: CYCLO

What's Not Included

Bullets (if you try shooting)


optional tip

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 6 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Service animals allowed
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Ho Chi Minh City
Option 1: • 8.00am or 2.00pm Explore Ho Chi Minh City’s historic by the local transport, and experience the city as it was before the war. Visits the War Remnants Museum - it displays old military equipment and other related items from Vietnam War. The Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and General Post Office which are beautiful examples of architecture from the French colonial period. Enjoy Vietnamese food.
• 12:00pm or 06:00pm go back hotel.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Cu Chi Tunnels
At around 7:45 to 8:00AM after picking up from your central hotels in District 1 or meet at the meeting point in Ho Chi Minh city then drive to the Cu Chi Tunnels, located in the countryside where you can see rice paddies along the road and ducks and water buffalo swimming in rivers.
After 90-minute car ride (approximately) arrive the Ben Duoc tunnels, where you will be watching a short documentary film that takes you to the past with an introduction of the Cu Chi Tunnels. You can 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. Learn about how different types of traps were created and set up. Visit the weapons room and learn hot the ingenious Viet Cong soldiers made them. You can also try your hand at the shooting range with an AK-47
Tour ends at around 3:00PM

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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