HALF DAY PRIVATE CAR TO CU CHI TUNNEL BEN DUOC
7 SEATS CAR 49 USD Available for 5 people
4 SEATS CAR 45 USD Available for 3 people
Ben Duoc tunnels (the base of the District Commissioner and the Military Zone of Saigon – Cho Lon – Gia Dinh) at Cu Chi District, Ho Chi Minh
- Low price guarantee
- Professional driver willing to assist you to by the entrance ticket, the local tour guide in Ben Duoc shall show you the amazing underground city.
- Free pick up and drop off at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
- Free support from friendly, good english tour operator team
CU CHI TUNNEL
Cu chi tunnel is one of the world amazing underground cities, which is made by Vietnamese soldier during nearly 20 years in the Vietnamese War from 1946 to 1965.
From 1946 to 1948, the local built the short distance tunnel to hide, cover weapons and confidential materials.
At first the main purpose of these separate tunnels is to connect people in their village and cover the Viet Minh military by the French base. Then they realize the important role of the tunnels and develop it to become a complicated tunnel system. The tunnels connect villages in Cu Chi assist people to contact and support each other easier, also be the place for the Viet Minh to hide, fight without being notice, and making their advantage by suddenly appear and disappear.
From 1961 to 1965, many towns in the north of Cuchi did complete the main tunnel to connect all the agents and towns. The tunnel this time includes 3 floors, corners with a complicated system of traps to defend from the army attach in American scale.
Until 1965, 200 km of tunnel had been completed. The tunnel combines 3 difference floors. The first floor is 3 meter under the ground, the middle in 6 meter underground, and the last one is 12 meter underground. This tunnel became the living area, the military infirmary, meeting room, and weapon warehouse.