In the morning, passengers meet tour guide & driver at the hotel to do a city tour of Saigon. This is the time to explore the treasure of French colonial architecture with some typical buildings as Saigon Central Post Office, Notre Dame Basilica and Ho Chi Minh Square.
Otherwise, we will dig more about the history of Vietnam with the historical witness as Reunification Palace. It is a huge landmark of the city bringing the ancient-looking of Norodom Palace as soon as it was designed by Ngo Vietnam Thu (a Vietnamese architect). Next, The War Remnants Museum will tell you somethings about Indochina Wars with meaningful objects as military vehicles, tiger cages, war themes on each floor.
Noon: Have your lunch at a nice restaurant.
Saigon Central Post Office - the treasure of architecture has worked in 3 centuries.
In the afternoon, the bus takes you to the area of Cu Chi Tunnels that is the most well-known defending net system. It is amazing with a huge underground trench with 200km long and full of useful rooms. Cu Chi Tunnels was used to the base of Vietnamese soldiers in Vietnam War. It remains a long spine trench and many needed places as kitchens, dispensary, bed-rooms, weapon stores… For this reason, Cu Chi Tunnels always attracts tourists. They come to know more about Vietnamese history and experience the life of Cu Chi people. Let challenge yourself crossing over the dark-thin trench of Cu Chi.
~17.00. Arrive back in Saigon. End of Saigon City Tour & Cu Chi Tunnels Exploring.
Though being narrow, Cu Chi Tunnels still attracts lots of tourists.