Activity Cu Chi Tunnel Ben Duoc, Tỉnh lộ 6, Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam Published on: 02-06-2017
|07:30 AM - 03:00 PM|
|Taxi Car Rental Bus|
|Highlight of the city|
Cultural & Theme
Cu Chi Tunnels- Cao Dai Temple (Full day) is good for
- Highly recommended by fellow travellers.
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Why Cu Chi Tunnels- Cao Dai Temple (Full day) is special ?
The religion is a hybrid of Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism and Christianity. The temple's exterior is decorated with multi-colour dragons of all shapes and sizes competing for space with a number of swastikas.
Cu Chi tunnels are an immense network of connecting underground tunnels. They are part of a much larger network of tunnels of around 200Km long that is well known nationwide and worldwide. The upper soil layer is between 3 to 5m thick and can support the weight of a 60-ton tank and the damage of light cannons and bombs. The underground network provided meeting rooms, sleeping quarters, commanding rooms, hospitals, and other social rooms. You can find down why Vietnam- a tiny country could defeat its enemy, the large and richest country in the world.
Cu Chi tunnels: The tunnels were used by Viet Cong guerrillas as hiding spots during combat, as well as serving as communication and supply routes, hospitals, food and weapon caches and living quarters for numerous guerrilla fighters. The tunnel systems were of great importance to the Viet Cong in their resistance to American forces, and helped achieve ultimate military success.
Cao Dai Temple – Just outside Tay Ninh and 60 miles northwest of Ho Chi Minh City is the Great Temple or Holy See, the center of the intriguing Cao Dai sect. Cao Dai is a Cao Dai Templesyncretist Vietnamese religious movement that incorporates aspect of Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism and even Catholicism. The Cao Dai Temple (as it is more commonly known) was begun in 1933 in a unique architectural style that reflects its blended traditions. Most people visit on a day trip from Ho Chi Minh City.
What to explore at Cu Chi Tunnels- Cao Dai Temple (Full day)?
8.00 am: Depart to Cao Dai Temple
12.00: have lunch at local restaurant
1.00 pm: head to Cu Chi Tunnel
6.00 p,: Arrive Ho Chi Minh city
A/C car or van
English speaking tour guide
Entrance fee to the tunnels
Pick up and drop off service
Shooting AK47 or MK16
- Interesting,thought provoking
- An absolute must visit.
- Quite an eye-opener
- Vietcong tunnels
- Do not miss this visit!
Cu Chi Tunnel Ben Duoc, Tỉnh lộ 6, Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam