Cu Chi Tunnels And Cao Dai Temple
Travel to the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City to visit the unusual Cao Dai Temple at Tay Ninh and explore the historic Cu Chi Tunnels. Drive through the countryside to the colorful, whimsical building which is home to the eclectic Cao Dai religion. Journey from here to Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible network of 250 km underground tunnels constructed by the Vietnamese resistance fighters during the French and American wars.
- Lunch at local restaurant
- English or French speaking guide (for other languages supplements apply)
- Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle
- Entrance fees for mentioned visits
- Mineral water on the tour
- Other meals than mentioned
- Other services than mentioned
- International and domestic Flights
- Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
- Tips, Travel insurance
Embark on a captivating tour that takes you to two extraordinary destinations: the Cu Chi Tunnels and the Cao Dai Temple.
Our first stop is the renowned Cu Chi Tunnels, an intricate underground network constructed by the Vietnamese resistance fighters, known as the Viet Cong, during the French and American wars. Step back in time as you explore this maze of tunnels, marveling at the ingenuity and resilience of those who lived underground. Gain firsthand insight into their daily lives as you crawl through sections of the tunnels, experiencing the challenging conditions they endured. Engage with informative displays and discover war relics that bear witness to the region's tumultuous history.
Leaving the Cu Chi Tunnels behind, we continue our journey to the serene Cao Dai Temple. This architectural masterpiece serves as the center of the Cao Dai religion, a unique fusion of different faiths including Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, and Christianity. Be awe-inspired by the vibrant colors, intricate details, and harmonious atmosphere of the temple. Witness a mesmerizing Cao Dai ritual, where devotees clad in colorful robes engage in their unique spiritual practices. This immersive experience offers a glimpse into the rich tapestry of religious diversity in Vietnam.
After a day filled with exploration and enlightenment, we return to the city center, allowing you time to reflect upon the remarkable history and spirituality you have encountered. This Cu Chi Tunnels and Cao Dai Temple tour promises to leave you with enduring memories and a deeper understanding of Vietnam's cultural heritage.