Demilitarized Zone private tour
Duration: one day
Highlights: DMZ – Vinh Moc Tunnels – Rock Pile – Ta Con air base
Route: Hue – Quang Tri – Hue
The tour starts by our guide and drive will come to pick you up at hotel in Hue and departing to DMZ (Demilitarized zone) which is roughly 190 km north of Hue. On arrival, we firstly visit the Ben Hai River that served as demarcation line between the North and the South of Vietnam in almost 20 years . The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) consisted of a 5km to either side of the demarcation line. But during the war, the Southern area of DMZ was one of the bloodiest battlefields. This full day tour to DMZ will take you to visit Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River and Vinh Moc Tunnels along High way No.1. You will admire great job and artistic work done by the local people of Vinh Thach village in the war. The tunnels were very well designed, built by the local people in just 20 months and were used as an underground village for the local residents with 94 family apartments, fresh water wells, the meeting hall, message boards, sanitary ware, operating room, Hoang Cam stove, rice storage, telephone station, observation tower, guard station, and deep tunnel to avoid drilling bombs. The tour of Vinh Moc will remind you of ever bloody part in history of the country and for you to realize the endurance, the bravery of the Vietnamese people in the war.
When we finish, we will take you to local restaurant for lunch and then we continue Route 9 connecting Dong Ha town and Khe Sanh combat base. On the way, we visit the Rock Pile and the Dakrong Bridge, Ho Chi Minh Trail, Khe Sanh Combat and the Ethnic minorities along High way No.9. When we finish, we then take you back to Hue in late afternoon and we finish the tour here.
How interesting Demilitarized Zone private tour is?
The tour is organised for tourists to know more history of Vietnam and some battles that happened around DMZ during 1960′. And you also have an opportunity to interact with some former soldiers to learn more of the war. By the way, enjoy your time under Vinh Moc tunnels will be one of greatest fun for you during your stay in Hue.
How different Demilitarized Zone private tour is?
The tour is a private tour so you can have lot of time asking some questions and learn more history of the country. We will stop at some points along the way for you to take photos. We are not in hurry and would like to offer you the best experience as we can.
How to contact us?
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- Private car
- English speaking guide
- Cold water and wet tissues
- Entrance tickets
- Meal as stated in the program (L = lunch)
- Tipping and gratuities
- Travel insurance
- Other personal charges
- Tour departs from Hue city only
- FOC for children under 5 years old
- 50% charge for children from 6 to 12 years old
- Full charge as adults for children over 12 years old
Things to bring
- Full charged camera
- Sandals, shoes
- Sun glasses
- Sun cream
- Insect spray