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Vinh Moc Tunnel, Dong Ha
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Walk along Vinh Moc Tunnel to explore former underground Vietnamese shelter. In order to save their lives, and avoid American bombers, people decided to dig, and move their village to 23m (75 feet) underground. Firstly, you walk through the first level, 12m (39 feet) deep, where you can see photographs of families who hid there. Then, continue to the second level, 15m (49 feet) deep, and see washing rooms, maternity rooms, health stations, operation room, meeting room, and the well. The deepest third level contains a well, and it served as a main shelter during bombing. On the walls read all the information about the villagers, and get out at the magnificent beach. Make Vinh Moc Tunnel a part of your Quang Tri Province vacation plans using our Quang Tri Province trip builder.
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  • I haven't visited the cu chi tunnel, but others seemed to be saying that the vinh moc tunnel was more interesting and less touristy bcp. Once inside we get better realize the horror it could be... He must show a lot of imagination when visiting the dmz because it is nothing but very rewarding and the Museum allows us to image their living conditions... A guide is strongly recommended, because only it is impossible to make a link between history and the town of Dong ha.
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  • Just took around 2 hours from Hue to there. On the way, you can see some spots like Ben Hai river and Hien Luong bridge. The 17 parallel with hight flag pole where Vietnam devide South and North. And ...  more »
  • Impressive tunnel structure in the fishing families living there during the war for six years have been hiding before the bombing — inconceivable.
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  • Vinh moc tunnel was a mark of cruel of American. Not miss.U not believe human can do the thing like this.
  • Easy to get too and well maintained tunnel complex. A guide will take you around the museum and tunnels for 100000 dong, worth it for the history.
  • Great tour. Very impressive.
  • Impressive to visit the tunnels
  • Tunnels built during Vietnam war for underground living when the area was heavily bombed by the US.