Duration : 2 Days
Tour Type :
Starts / Ends : Ho Chi Minh City / Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh – Nui Dat Mountain – Long Tan Cross – Long Phuoc Tunnel – Vung Tau – Ho Chi Minh
Special itinerary for Australian Veterans or people who care about
Tour Style: Private tour only
Special Experience: Emotional feel and relaxing in nice beach city of Vung Tau
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Nui Dat Hill – Long Tan Cross, Long Phuoc Tunnel – Vung Tau (B, L)
We start today at 08:00 from Ho Chi Minh City by road; our first stop is the sight of the former Nui Dat Task Force Base. Little remains of this camp except the columns of the main gate. The former runway is now a wide street in the local village and the old heli-pad is now a soccer field. A school established by the Australians is nearby. Later we drive past the location of the Horseshoe (access not permitted these days due to mining activity) to the Discourtesy Rubber Plantation. Visit the Long Tan Cross Memorial, before continuing on to the Long Phuoc Tunnels and visit Ming Dam (no longer the “Secret Zone”) and Long Hai. We keep driving to Vung Tau City via to visit the massive War Memorial at Back Beach (the previous site of the Australian Logistics Group and the Peter Badcoe Club). Then we visit Front Beach, Bao Dai Summer House, the airport area, (previous home of “Wallaby Airlines”), the town centre and market area. We continue to make our way to Vung Tau on the way we stop to visit Ba Ria Markets on the way. A large antenna is still visible on Radar Hill”. Overnight in Vung Tau City.
Day 2: Vung Tau – Ho Chi Minh City (B)
After breakfast at hotel, we are free at our leisure at beach city. Enjoying your time at beach and manage your own lunch. In the afternoon, we transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City.