Cu Chi tunnels grew to house entire underground villages.

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Making Rice Paper in Cu Chi Tunnel

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Every day, more than 1,000 tourists visit the Cu Chi Tunnels.

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Cu Chi tunnels served a key role during combat operations.

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Cu Chi Tunnel were used by Viet Cong guerrillas as hiding spots during combat.

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Climbing into a Cu Chi Tunnel

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Cu Chi Tunnels is located in Cu Chi District, it is far from Ho Chi Minh City around 60km by bus, this site is one of the most famous destination in the southern Vietnam. Cu Chi Tunnels is known by it is encompassed a lot of the historical vestiges and activities in the war of Vietnamese with American in the past such as the school for children, the hospital, kitchen where are made rice paper….

Daily life of Cu Chi Tunnels in the past

Although the historical vestiges in Cu Chi Tunnels were made very small, they were designed very cleverly and useful, for example as the school for children at here are very small, it is not enough for the light and uncomfortable for children and the children were very hard to learn but they tried their best and learn very well. The hospital in Cu Chi Tunnels are lack of many the medical tools but the doctors in this period were very well and very kind, although everything is deprived, it was controlled very perfectly. Beside exploring the attractions in Cu Chi Tunnels, you are also seen the another images  in Cu Chi Tunnels where manufacture a lot of arms to provide for the war.

If you arrive to Ho Chi Minh City or still called Saigon, you should not miss Cu Chi Tunnels. This place is not only interested for veterans but also very fun for families have children travel with. Visiting Cu Chi Tunnels, you also should took part in the special activity at here such as the shooting practice the same as the war in the past, this activity is very famous and special in this destination, it is not dangerous because it is just a sham shooting activity so it is quite safe for all people try to do this activity, beside that you also see the films that is showed about the real persons and activities of Vietnamese in the war with American at here. In the area of Cu Chi Tunnels still keep a lot of the tools which were used for the war such as tanks, rifles….beside that there are also a lot of the effigies of soldiers , their images once fought with enemies in the war at here, they look very really. Look at these effigies you will have a chance to image a very hard period of time with all people whose live at here as well as around this area.

Local food in Cu Chi Tunnels

Exploring Cu Chi Tunnels, you are also tried the local food which were still often eaten by all people during the war such as cassava, potato, rice….they are also very special and delicious, you also should not miss to try it. To visit this tunnels, you just need a half day, the trip should be started from Ho Chi Minh City, and half day from Saigon is enough time for you to discover full this site of this area. Normally, it is still included full day to take the trip is Saigon city tour and Cu Chi Tunnels. It is just 60km from the center of Saigon to transfer to Cu Chi Tunnels, you can take a local bus, ride a motorbike, or rent a car from Saigon to explore Cu Chi Tunnels. There are a lot of the local bus or the group tours for you to join if you travel solo to discover Cu Chi Tunnels, but a private tour to explore this place is the most perfect because you will have time to find about anything you want to know carefully in this area. This site is one of the most famous and popular destination in the southern Vietnam, it must be seen if you travel to Saigon. 

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