Ben Dinh Tunnels, Ho Chi Minh City

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#7 of 24 in Historic Sites in Ho Chi Minh City
Experience a life of a guerilla patriot and go underground to fight an overwhelming invader at Ben Dinh Tunnels, a popular tourist site part of a huge system of tunnels. Slither past the dark tunnel 1.2 m (3.9 ft) tall and 0.8 m (2.6 ft) wide walls and snake up and down the underground corridor. Some 50 m (164 ft) in length shown to visitors is part of tens of thousands of miles of tunnels dug by Viet Cong to fight better supplied US troops. Check a large map of the extent of the network and cross-section of the tunnels and see a disabled M-41 tank and a bomb crater at the exit Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ben Dinh Tunnels by using our Ho Chi Minh City tourist route planner.
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  • August 7, 2017
    The attraction per say is not anything exceptional as it is about showing how the people fought during the war. I recommend going to the War museum first and then visiting the site. I feel it makes mo...  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    Very curious tunnels that the vietcong soldiers built during the war in the 70' and are a must-see. If you have claustrophobia don't go
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  • July 26, 2017
    Located about 1.5 hours from Ho Chi Min City the tunnels are a worthy visit. It allows the visitor ti understand better the defense techniques used by the Vietnamese fighters as well as their living c...  more »
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  • July 7, 2017
    A cultural experience. Tunnels are quite something. Shooting range is fun but expensive.
  • May 16, 2017
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