Located over 50km from Ho Chi Minh city, Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role in the anti American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for Original tunnels system of 250km and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors.
The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery contains ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers alongside the road. Visitors will find it hard to imagine the destructions, damage and defoliation all over the area, caused by bombing and mines, When Cu Chi tunnels was” A Free Target Bombing Zone “. The remnants visitors will see, show Cu Chi still has her evidence to prove the fierce battleground that took place there and visitors will see the remnants
Mekong delta is well-known as the biggest rice-growing region in the South of Viet Nam. Other products of the delta include coconut, sugar cane, fruit and fish. My Tho is the first stop when you go from Ho Chi Minh city to the delta. Here tourist can take Sampan along the waterways, visit tropical fruit orchards and enjoy the local delicacy, Elephant’s Ear Fish… Contemplating local orchards, flower markets and fish farms is other interesting activities when you come Mekong delta…
Tour code: LVDY3 -KT – MKD05 – Cu Chi +Ben Tre
Duration: 1 day
Meals: 01 Lunch (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
Service: Luxury Group Tour
Seat in coach: from 57$/ person
Morning Cu Chi Tunnels
7:30 AM – You will be picked up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city by a Luxury Mini Van and head to Cu Chi tunnels, where you will explore and learn about the Vietnam War resistance the US Forces.
11:30 AM – You will depart for Mekong Delta, stopping at a local restaurant on the way to enjoy a lunch of Vietnamese Cuisine.
1:30 PM – You will arrive at Mekong Delta, where you will take a row boat to paddle along the small canals under the fronds of the coconut trees lining both sides. Afterwards you will board the motor boat to cruise to the coconut island. You will disembark at a local family’s residence to enjoy tropical fruits, taste honey tea and wine, see how the local products are made, and enjoy a live local music performance performed by the villagers.
4:00 PM – Enjoy some time strolling along the countryside roads to get to know the locals going about their day. Relax with the peaceful atmosphere, then say goodbye and depart for Ho Chi Minh City.
Around 5:45 PM to 6:15 PM – You will arrive Ho Chi Minh city and be taken back to your hotel.