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Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat

  • Beat the crowds on a Cu Chi and rural tour by speedboat from Ho Chi Minh
  • Learn about the tunnels and Vietnam War via guide commentary
  • Small group size means plenty of personalized attention 
Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat
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Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat
A popular destination from Ho Chi Minh, the Cu Chi Tunnels draw lots of visitors at peak times. This speedboat tour gets you there faster than you would by car so you beat the main crowds. Explore with a guide, and because you’re with a small group, have plenty of time questions. After included lunch, visit a cricket farm and other food producers on the ride back to your hotel.
What to Expect
After Ho Chi Minh hotel pickup, board a deluxe speedboat on the Saigon River and enjoy an approximately 1-hour cruise to Cu Chi. Observe the riverbanks as your guide explains local life at the farms and villages you pass, and savor onboard drinks and fresh fruit.

On arrival, enjoy a guided tour of the historical Cu Chi site and tunnels used by the Viet Cong against the Americans and other forces during the Vietnam War. Explore above and below ground to see what were once hidden supply routes, kitchens, and hospitals.

After a riverside Vietnamese lunch, you’ll head back to Ho Chi Minh, stopping en route to experience local life. Visit an herb farm and a cricket farm, learning how the insects are made into delicacies, and get glimpse at traditional rice-paper production.
Reviews (80)
1 - 5 of 40 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
We are a traveling family of four from Vancouver Canada

We are a traveling family of four from Vancouver Canada and the two tours we took with Lux Rives were equally phenomenal. After taking a speed boat up and down the Saigon River, into the Mekong Delta, farm land, market places as well as the...More

Thank Janna P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great day with David

This trip is well worth doing and David was brilliant. If you have the time, add the trip back by bus (not by boat) as you will learn more about Vietnamese way of life and a few surprises.

Thank DerbyMargaritaman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Well worth it

This was well worth the money as we were able to experience life along the river on the way to the tunnels and didn’t experience the crowds once we arrived. Our guide was very knowledgeable and respectful of the losses from both sides of the...More

Thank Burie74
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
The way to go

We were not disappointed with this tour and definitely recommend it for the way to see Cu Chi tunnels. A lovely breakfast on board before a fast trip up the river, stopping a few times to point out landmarks or interesting facts. You beat all...More

Thank p b
Reviewed September 12, 2018
Amazing Tour - Amazing Guide - Amazing Content Captured

I cannot say enough good things about this experience. Our experience with Le Rives was top notch and I cannot say enough good things about our guide Hang. We loved her, and our children loved. Furthermore, reaching this destinations by boat (instead of car) makes...More

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June 25, 2018|
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Response from kaycee4 | Reviewed this property |
We did the boat up and the bus back...I think we got back around 4.30
May 13, 2018|
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Response from kaycee4 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry to take so long. Only just saw yr question....there were only the 2 of us. It included lunch served directly to our table, which was way too much food for us. The bus trip back had 3 or 4 stops on the way... More
Beryl L
April 28, 2018|
Response from SydneyAmelia |
Hi there Approximately what time will we be dropped back at our hotel?