Morning: Depart at 8:00 a.m. from your hotel to Cu Chi Tunnel for about 37 miles (60km) 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 its tunnels system of over 136 miles (220 km) and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and international tourists.
The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery is home to ducks and water buffalo swimming in the rivers along the side of road. You will find it hard to imagine the destruction, damage and defoliation all over the area, caused by bombing and mines, when Cu Chi was a "Free Target Zone." The remnants you will see that Cu Chi still has her evidence to prove the fierce battleground that took place there. At noon, the bus will arrive to take you back to Ho Chi Minh City.