Ho Chi Minh City: Cu Chi Tunnels Tour

Activity provider: KIM TRAVEL

Ho Chi Minh City: Cu Chi Tunnels Tour

Activity provider: KIM TRAVEL
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Discover the immense network of connecting underground tunnels located in the Củ Chi District of Ho Chi Minh City. Visit the various traps used during the war and enter and crawl through one of the tunnels.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup is available from centrally-located hotels in Ho Chi Minh City. If your hotel is outside this area, you must make your own way to the downtown meeting point at 189 De Tham Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1.
Small group available


  • Visit the various traps used during the war
  • Watch a brief propaganda video
  • Enter and crawl through one of the tunnels
  • Fire an M16 rifle at the shooting site for an additional fee
Full description
Discover the area which resides at the end of the Ho Chi Minh Trail and served as the base from where Vietnamese guerilla soldier attacked Saigon. Learn about how the fighters of Cu Chi took the war underground by developing a network of tunnels that stretched as far as Cambodia, which included: meeting rooms, kitchens and ventilation systems. These tunnels served as an effective network for engaging in guerrilla warfare against U.S troops. Don’t miss this short, exciting trip through this labyrinth of interlaced tunnels. Choose how you want to experience it — in a smaller, larger, or private group. See green paddy fields, local farmers and buffaloes along the road to the tunnels for an insight into Vietnamese agriculture. Spend time exploring the maze of tunnels with countless trap doors, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers, kitchens, and more. Enjoy the most popular food during war days at Cu Chi tunnels – the cassava.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (from centrally-located hotels, if option selected)
  • Entrance fees
  • Minivan with air-conditioning
  • English-speaking guide (if shared option selected)
  • Sightseeing tickets
  • Bottled water & cool tissues
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Additional beverages
  • Tips
  • Fee to Fire an M16 rifle at the shooting site
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Free for children under 5-years-old. Parents will be responsible for handling any costs that arise during the tour
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users or people with heart problems
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 252 reviews

Review summary

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amazing day trip with a truly unforgettable guide! Lockie is a great guy with such a great sense of humour and will make you laugh all day. His knowledge is mind blowing g and he can answer any questions you may have along the way. Best experience I have had as Lockie made the whole trip special. thank you for such a memorable trip. I will never forget this tour!!

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March 15, 2023

Our tour guide, Mr. T was very friendly, hardworking and helpful throughout the tour. We enjoyed our time with him, he gave us a good background and history of the place. The main complain would be the tour bus, it was not very comfortable, packed and even Mr. T didn't have a chair to sit on. Thank you Mr T!

March 1, 2023

Yes. This was a really good tour. Quite a long journey but Sunday was a good choice as a little less traffic. Our guide Tommy , was hilarious. Lots of stories and jokes on the minibus trip but also serious when talking to us about the tunnels and the war time.

February 27, 2023

Product ID: 195248