You have a great opportunity to explore the famous Cu Chi Tunnels by boat and bicycle.
During this tour you take a trip on the Saigon River aboard a modern speedboat, cycle through villages, plantations, the green rubber forest and explore the Cu Chi Tunnels, a small sample of the immense network of tunnels during the US-Vietnam conflict.
Boarding on a comfortable speedboat to reach Cu Chi area, you will observe the daily activities along the banks of Saigon river. As a perfect match, the cycling trip allows you to explore the countryside covered by the rubber forest. Riding comfortable, impeccably maintained bikes with the guidance of an English-speaking guide, this trip will take you through peaceful villages, to see agricultural landscapes and the daily life of Southern Vietnamese people.
A visit to the famous Cu Chi tunnels is a highlight of this enjoyable adventure which provides some historical & surprising facts about the Vietnam-US conflict.
7:00 am: Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and bring you by car to your boat at Ho Chi Minh City’s central pier at District 1.
7:20 am: Depart Saigon by speedboat. Within 15 minutes, the banks of the river change from city sprawl to lush jungle. A light breakfast of sandwiches or pastries, fresh tropical fruits and Vietnamese iced coffee (Ca phe sua da) is served, as your guide explains rural traditions and aspects of riverbank life.
8:50 am: Arrive at Cu Chi, top quality Merida, Trek or Giant mountain bikes with helmets are ready for you to start the exciting road trip of 25 to 30 km. Guided by well English spoken biker, you will ride the back roads and hidden dirt trails to escape the crowds and bus tourists and to see the real Southern Vietnam. You will have a light snack after finishing a half of the cycling trip.
12:30 pm: Explore Cu Chi Tunnels, which includes weapon and booby trap exhibitions, navigating authentic Viet Cong tunnel system, visiting different underground bunkers (kitchens, meeting rooms, ammunitions etc.), a firing range and much more. Try the local cassava root that sustained Viet Cong fighters for years.
1:30 pm: Enjoy a delicious traditional Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant.
2:30 pm: Depart Cu Chi and return to Ho Chi Minh City by air conditioned van.
4:30 pm: Drop back at your hotel.
Please note that due to the individual nature of the tours, times are approximate and can vary slightly
• Breakfast, lunch.
• Entrance fees
• Hotel transfer
• Boat, gas
• Captain, crew, hostess, tour guide
• 16seats van
• Bike and helmet during the bike trip
• Beverages, Tips( not compulsory), and Personal Expenses
• Other things are not mentioned clearly in the packages
• Child (from 5 - 12 years old): 115USD
• Child (from 0 - 4 years old) : 78USD
• Min : 2pax
• The tour price above is for a group tour.
• Please contact us if you want to do a private tour.