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Mekong Cruises Tours
Departure: 07:30AM - end: 06:30PM
Tour length: Full day trips
Tour Type: Luxury tour
Start From: Ho Chi Minh City
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh – Cu Chi tunnels - My Tho - Ben Tre - Ho chi Minh
Cu Chi tunnel
07h30 am: Tour guide pick you up your hotel and depart to Cu Chi network covers a wide area of countryside near to Ho Chi Minh city and was an excellent way for the Viet Kong to move undetected by American forces underground. This evocative day tour explores the struggle of everyday life during the Vietnam War from a local perspective and takes you deep underground to explore the tunnels.
The Cu Chi tour starts with an introductory video detailing its long 25-year construction. Then it is time to go underground in the infamous 120-mile Cu Chi tunnel system which offered a safe haven for soldiers and thousands of Vietnamese people during the Vietnam War. It is virtually an underground city with dwelling houses, schools, hospitals and factories.
On display are booby traps, the remains of a US army tank and huge craters left by American B52 bombs. You will be able to admire lots of compelling photos and personal effects left behind. There is also the chance to play real war games firing an authentic AK rifle used during the war. Drive back to Mekong delta
12:30 Enjoy a Vietnamese lunch
13:30 Check in Cruise and visiting Honey farming garden
14:00 Check in cruise and experience the life of local people, the way people raising fish on the floating house. Arrive in Thai Son Island (Cù Lao Thới Sơn) you will walk down on the road to the village, visit the house of residents here, see orchards and enjoy Various kinds of fruite depending on the season. Especially, you will appreciate Harmonious sounds with “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture.
15:40 Go canoeing, weave along through the small river and see rows of coconut palm. Go to the next, go and have a look around the beekeeping places and enjoy delicious flavour of honeysuckle tea with pollen.
River backing the boat returning the dock and taking you back Saigon. Being to your hotel.
End of the tour 18:30.
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