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$87 Day Trips & Excursions

Vietnam DMZ Day Trip from Hue

You will be picked up in Hue by your driver and head north on Highway One toward Dong Ha.  You will pick up a local guide in Dong Ha, the former headquarters of the elements of the U.S Marines and head west on Route 9. The first stop is the Rockpile, a look-out of the U.S Marine Corps, visit Van Kieu ethnic minorities people in the Central of Vietnam. Continue to Khe Sanh village, visit Khe Sanh Combat Base. Lunch in Dong Ha. After lunch, head north to visit the Hien Luong Bridge over the Ben Hai river at the middle of the DMZ ( Demilitarized Zone ).  This is the river that was the only true physical demarcation between North and South Vietnam . Continue to the Vinh Moc tunnels which was the refuge of some 400 North Vietnamese inhabitants during the bombing operation “ Rolling Thunder .“  At the end of the tour, you will be driven back to Hue.

$295 Private & Custom Tours

2 days: Hoi An - Hue - DMZ Historical Tour

Day 1: (L,D) 7.00 Pick up at your hotel in Hoi An or Da Nang, start this DMZ tour to depart to Dong Ha town, have short break and relax. First stop to visit the Rockpile, Dakrong Bridge, Ho Chi Minh trails on the way to to Khe Sanh combat base – one of the violent battles in Quang Tri, one US base fell under attack in early 1968. You’ll also see the remaining of an old airfield. Visit the museum of Ta Con airport to see the things in nature of the fierce war, and how hard Quang Tri people fight against the enemy. Have lunch at restaurant in Dong Ha town. Afternoon, continue along the highway 1, you also learn about the history of old citadel of Quang Tri, Church of La Vang, stop at Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River – which marked the former border between North and South Vietnam from 1954 to 1972. Next stop to visit Vinh Moc tunnels – a network of tunnels built by villagers seeking shelter from bombings during the American War, this is the place where an entire village lived and fought for two and a half years. We finish this DMZ at hotel in Hue around 8.30pm. Dinner in HueOvernight in Hue, RelaxBreakfast at the Hotel Day 2: (B,L)  830 am Our guide will come to meet you at hotel and depart to visit  the Citadel,  a walled fortress and palace in the city of Hue, the former imperial capital of Viet Nam with the Forbidden Purple City.  Afterthat visit some attractions such as Thien Mu Pagoda, the first pagoda of Viet Nam, next to one of King tombs,  royal tomb of Nguyễn Dynasty. Have lunch at local Restaurant  Come back by Hai Van pass and the scenic fishing village of Lang Co, then continuing on our way to Hoi An. Finish tour at 3pm

$203 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Day Tour Danang - DMZ - Danang

Your driver and tour guide will meet you at hotel lobby in Danang City. Heading to the North on Highway One toward Dong Ha, stop at sites along the way, such as Hai Van Pass, Lang Co Beach. Continue to Dong Ha, the former headquarters of the elements of the U.S Marines, head west on Route 9. On the way you can see  Rockpile, a look-out of the U.S Marine Corps, where Van Kieu ethnic minorities people in the Central of Vietnam. Continue to Dong Ha. Lunch in Dong Ha with your own cost. After lunch,  head north to visit the Hien Luong Bridge over the Ben Hai River at the middle of the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone), the river that was the only true physical demarcation between North and South Vietnam . Continue to Vinh Moc Tunnels, the refuge of some 400 north Vietnamese inhabitants during the bombing operation “ Rolling Thunder “. Back to Danang.

$112.50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Hue to DMZ tour - Vinh Moc tunnel history Vietnam War

The DMZ lay at the 17th parallel and was created by an agreement known as the Geneva Agreement. In reality, the DMZ extended 10 km on either side of the Ben Hai River and ran west to east from the Laotian border to the South China Sea. The DMZ was breached by the North Vietnamese Army when they constructed the Ho Chi Minh Trail that allowed for the transport of troops and supplies to the National Liberation Front in the south. The U.S, in an attempt to stop the flow of troops and supplies, built a series of fire bases including Camp Carroll, Fuller, The Rockpile, Con Tien, Vandergrift, Khe Sanh Combat Base, Lang Vei Special Forces Camp…. along Route 9, about six miles south of and parallel to the DMZ. That series of bases became known as the “McNamara Line,” so named for Robert S. McNamara”, then U.S. secretary of defence. Some of the war's fiercest fighting and bloodiest battles occurred along that line. Such areas as Khe Sanh, Con Tien, Hamburger Hill… are forever etched into the minds of the soldiers who fought there and survived.Pick-up in Hue at 9am, head north on Highway One toward Dong Ha, stop at sites along the way, such as Highway of Horror, Quang Tri Citadel, the Ai Tu Airfield. Continue to Dong Ha, the former headquarters of the elements of the U.S Marines, head west on Route 9. The first stop is the Rockpile, a look-out of the U.S Marine Corps, visit Van Kieu ethnic minorities people in the Central of Vietnam. Continue to Khe Sanh village, visit Khe Sanh Combat Base. Lunch in Dong Ha. After lunch, head north to visit the Hien Luong Bridge over the Ben Hai river at the middle of the DMZ ( Demilitarized Zone ), the river that was the only true physical demarcation between North and South Vietnam . Continue to Vinh Moc tunnels, the refuge of some 400 north Vietnamese inhabitants during the bombing operation “ Rolling Thunder “. Back to Hue. End of the trip.

$95 Private & Custom Tours

DMZ TOUR from Dong hoi TO HUE city

Time line:80:00: Visitor will be picked up at Nam Long Hotel in Dong Hoi and transfer to Dong Ha town – Quang Tri.10:00: It’s time for you to discover an authentic view of underground life. The Vinh Moc Tunnels are an amazing achievement of human toil and engineering. The Vietnamese had constructed the tunnels to provide shelter from regular bombings by American planes. By looking at the tunnels, it will be easy to understand why a small, beleaguered nation could take on the greatest military power on the planet and won in the war.11:00: Visitor will see Hien Luong River. During the war, Hien Luong Bridge on Ben Hai River divided north and South Vietnam. Many Vietnamese people laid down their lives in there to fight for national independence and freedom. Historical relic sites located on both banks of the river have been recognized as special national historical relics. These days, people on both sides of Ben Hai River are jubilantly celebrating National Reunification Day.11:30: We will bring you to Hue and stop for lunch at the local restaurant in Dong Ha town. 14:30 Tour will be ended at your hotel in Hue city.Tour inclusions:Private local guideBus – good condition – seat beltsEntrance feeBottled waterLunchHotel pick – up and drop – off

$38 Cultural & Theme Tours

Dmz tour from Hue- Budget private car tour

We pick you up at your hotel in Hue and doing the dmz trip along the highway 1 to Vinh Moc Tunnels, you will visit:1 Long Hung  Church: This church in Quang Tri, Vietnam fell victim to 8 continuous days of bombings by South Vietnamese and American troops during the Vietnam War. The church has remained untouched and basically remains as it was immediately after the bombings occurred.which was a battlefield in 1972 between North and South Vietnam for 81 days and nights.                    2 Doc Mieu Base: There's basically nothing left of this old American base save a rusting tank and a sign. Apparently this once formed the backbone of the "eagle eyes of america" electronic monitoring fence.3 Ben Hai River – Hien Luong Bridge of DMZ: Vietnam's Demilitarized Zone, or DMZ, is the area around the former border between North and South Vietnam. Historically it was a narrow band of terrain extending from the Laos border to the coast, five km on either side of the Ben Hai River, roughly on the 17th parallel north latitude.4 Cua Tung Beach: Cua Tung Beach is located in Vinh Linh District, Quang Tri Province. Although Cua Tung Beach is not very wide or long, it has its own beauty. The beach has sparkling green water, silky sand, and it is touched by soft breezes throughout the year.5 Vinh Moc Tunnels: The tunnels were built in three levels (12, 15 and 23 meters deep) and took thirteen months to complete.  Three hundred people lived intermittently in the tunnels during 1966 to 1971.  Sixty-two families made the tunnels their home and amazingly seventeen babies were born here and spent the first years of their lives underground.We return to Hue or drop you off in Dong Ha as your request.