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 travelers nowadays.
The peaceful rural rice paddy scenery contains ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers along side the road. Travelers will find it hard to imagine the destructions, damage caused by bombing and mines, when Cu Chi tunnels was "A Free Target Bombing Zone“. Cu Chi still has its evidences to prove the fierce battleground that took place there and travelers will see the remnants. Heading to Mekong delta. Enjoy local lunch here - My Tho after over one and half hour bus drive passing rice field. After that, take a boat on the Tien River to visit Unicorn Island. pass through Dragon, Phoenix and Turtle Islands. You will enjoy the special Southern Vietnamese Folk Music, it is performed by the local citizens who are living on the Island. After visiting the Coconut Candy Factory, enjoying honey tea and how local people grow bee. Then boarding amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal, through coconut forest, you should not miss. Then you are in Ben Tre - “the home of coconut“, to see a home agriculture model call “Garden - Pond - Cage”. Boat trip back to My Tho City and head back Ho Chi Minh, you enjoyed a full day of tour.
+ Visit Cu Chi Tunnels with mystery underground tunnels system, and Mekong Delta.
+ Enjoy boat in Mekong Delta, listening local folk music, local fruits.
Full day: Cu Chi Tunnels - Mekong Delta (L)
Pick up from hotel in district 1 at about 07:30am – 08:00am, then head to Cu Chi Tunnels.
Located over 50km from HCM 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 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
Lunch in My Tho after over one and half hour bus drive passing rice field. Then take a cruise on the Tien River to the Unicorn Island. On the way, you can see Dragon, Phoenix and Turtle Islands. You are going to enjoy the Southern Vietnamese Folk Music, it is performed by the local people who are living on the Island. After visiting the Coconut Candy Mill, enjoying honey tea and the amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal, you should not miss. Before you are in Ben Tre province - "the country of coconut ", to see a typical agriculture model call "Garden - Pond - Cage". Boat trip back to My Tho City. Heading back HCM City by bus.
Mekong Delta is formed by nine rivers. This is the largest area of endless paddy rice fields, tropical fruit gardens, coconut farms. It is very easy for you to see children riding on the water buffaloes and farmers working on the paddy fields, trading on the floating market. The rural villages are just the thing for all tourists who want to get rid of the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy yourselves with many beautiful landscapes such as floating markets, Unicorn island, bee farm, craft villages, traditional working villages… and many attractive folk games.Tour highlights+ Visit Vinh Trang pagoda, 4 islands, traditional villages, listen traditional Southern Vietnamese Folk Music.+ Enjoy boat in Mekong Delta, listening local folk music, local fruits.
Ho Chi Minh city is Vietnam’s largest city. It is vibrant urban area full of diverse inhabitants including luxury shops in towers, small shop in streets, street vendor selling breads, fresh fruits and vegetables, to ritzy western-style bars and boutiques. The Cu Chi tunnels are an mystery complexing underground network system made up of 250 km of tunnels and chambers in the town of Cu Chi. This huge network underground tunnels system in Viet Nam which has been preserved by the Viet Nam government and has become a popular tourist attraction nowadays.Tour highlights+ Visit historical landmarks of Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi Tunnels with mystery underground tunnels system.+ Understanding of history formation and development of Ho Chi Minh City.