A group of Australian take a visit to Long Tan Nui Dat site
In the morning
, about 7.30am, we will pick you up at your hotel and depart for the trip in Ho Chi Minh city
. Stop off at Ba Ria to pick up your travel permit to the sites. The first stop on this full-day tour is the former site of Australia’s Nui Dat Task Force Base (Nui Dat SAS hill).
It’s located in Ba Ria – Vung Tau and approximately 110km east of Ho Chi Minh city. Little remains of this camp except the columns of the main gate. The former runway is now a wide street in the local village and the old helipad is now a soccer field. A school established by the Australians is nearby.
, drive past the location of the Horseshoe (access not permitted these days due to mining activity) to the Discourtesy Rubber Plantation. Visiting the Long Tan Cross Memorial a memorial raised by the Australians in August 1969 in memory of the great battle of Long Tan and having lunch before continuing on to the Long Phuoc Tunnels.
Like other tunnels systems found in Vietnam the Long Phuoc Tunnels included meeting areas, first aid stations, and fighting pits. Long Phuoc tunnels is our last stop in a day tour Long Tan – Nui Dat. End of services,
we will back Sai Gon and finish your Long Tan - Nui Dat Battle Field tour.