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Cu Chi Tunnels & Cooking Class Full day

9.5Excellent - 4 reviews
Cu Chi Tunnels & Cooking Class Full day
9.5Excellent - 4 reviews
1 day
Ho Chi Minh City /Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi Tunnels
1 Lunch
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9.5Excellent - 4 reviews
Departure:  Daily departure from Ho Chi Minh City Center (Dist 1)
Daily departure from Ho Chi Minh City Center (Dist 1)
Theme: Foodies delight, Cultural
Type: Join in tour
Why you’ll love this trip?
  • Embark on a truly immersive experience by entering the historic Cu Chi Tunnels.
  • Participate in a culinary workshop and discover the skill of preparing delectable Vietnamese dishes.
  • Discover the intricate process of rice paper-making in a traditional village.

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This full-day Cu Chi Tunnels & Cooking Class tour offers insight into wartime history, followed by a hands-on cooking class that allows you to savor the flavors of authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Don't wait any longer, book your adventure with us now!

Cu Chi Tunnel & Cooking Class


At 07:30, you will embark on a scenic drive from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City to Cu Chi District, a region rich in history and culture.

Upon arrival, you will visit the Ho Chi Minh Agricultural Villages to immerse yourself in the charm of rural life. You can stroll through verdant rice fields, observe fish and prawn ponds, gaining insight into the agricultural heart of Vietnam.

After that, join a cooking class and learn the art of crafting three delicious Vietnamese dishes and a dessert. It's a delightful way to engage with local culinary traditions.


In the afternoon, you have a chance to discover the traditional rice paper-making process in a local village, witnessing the intricate techniques used to create this staple of Vietnamese cuisine. Then, stop by a rubber tree forest and explore the fascinating process of latex extraction by local workers.

Your journey continues with a visit to the Cu Chi Tunnels, an underground network that extends up to 250 kilometers with hidden chambers beneath the city. Here, visitors can have the opportunity to experience the activities below.

  • You can start with an informative video, then venture inside the tunnels for a truly immersive and realistic experience, gaining insight into how soldiers lived and fought against the enemy.
  • Visit the unique Hoang Cam’s smokeless kitchen, where innovative cooking methods were used to minimize smoke detection during the war.
  • You have the exciting option to try AK-47 shooting with real bullets, an incredible experience not included in the tour package but highly recommended. Payment can be made on-site by visitors for this unique opportunity.
  • Try some boiled tapioca and hot tea, the main dish of locals during the war. 

At 17:30, head back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Try AK-47 And Machine Gun Shooting With Real Bullets

Try AK-47 And Machine Gun Shooting With Real Bullets

Meals: Lunch
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Last update 08:45 Saturday 21 Oct 2023

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1 Lunch


  • Cooking Class
  • Lunch
  • Entrances fees.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Transports in tours
  • Napkin, Ice teas, Souvenirs
  • Certificate of cooking class.
  • Activities in tours

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

Based on 4 customer's reviews

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  • Itinerary 9.8
  • Food/Drink 9.8
  • Tour guide 9.5
  • Enter/act 9.5
  • Transportation 9.1
Excellent - Merry
Mexico Mexico
Memorable Experience

During my recent trip organized by BestPrice team, I explored the Cu Chi Tunnels and took part in an interesting cooking class. The Cu Chi Tunnels revealed a fascinating part of Vietnam's history related to the Vietnam War. Joining the cooking class helped me learn how to cook traditional Vietnamese… More

Excellent - Alisa Brandon
Germany Germany
Best experience

We love this city tour since it offered a great experience for every in our family. Our girl enjoyed the cooking class so much, my husband loved every detail about the Cu Chi Tunnels, and I liked the shooting trial with real bullets.

Excellent - Ms.Catherine Hodgson
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I have had the most wonderful times!!!

Yesterday with Mai was fantastic - I loved both the city tour and food tour - I learnt so much about Vietnam and your city! Today was fabulous!!! I loved the cooking course - really fantastic in every way!! The tunnels were also great and Huy was such a great chef and tour guide - his English is very good!! THANK YOU!!! I have LOVED my two days!!!

Excellent - Ms.Cherie Jennings
Australia Australia

Very good

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