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1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour

Discover Vietnamese agriculture, cuisine and Cu Chi Tunnels history

Cooking class - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
Cu chi tunnels - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour

Crawl through the tunnels of time at Cu Chi

Experience the heart of Vietnam's countryside with our culinary adventure. Harvest your own fresh herbs and vegetables alongside local farmers, then learn to prepare traditional Vietnamese dishes with a skilled chef.
Afterward, explore the historic Cu Chi Tunnels, marveling at the ingenuity of the Viet Cong guerrillas and learning about their tactics. Conclude the day with a taste of history as you enjoy a traditional guerrilla meal cooked over a wood-fired kitchen. Enjoy the vibrant flavors of Vietnam and gain insight into its rich cultural heritage on this unforgettable journey.
  • Trip type
    Private tour for a minimum of 2 people
  • Duration
    1 day
  • Starting Location
    Ho Chi Minh City
  • Ending Location
    Ho Chi Minh City
  • Country
    Vietnam
  • Price
    Each tour is priced individually, as prices vary depending on the number of people, selected hotels, and attractions. Get a personalized quote tailored to your dream vacation.
What’s included
  • Transfer by air-conditioned car/van
  • Entry tickets to all mentioned attractions
  • Local lunch
  • Local English-speaking tour guide
What’s not included
  • Tips for services
  • Drinks during trip
  • Private insurance

Experience Highlights

  • Harvest fresh vegetables and herbs from the chef's own farm, guided by our local expert

    Vietnamese cooking class - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
  • Explore the picturesque rural landscapes of Vietnamese villages

    Vietnamese cooking class farm - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
  • Engage in an interactive cooking class led by skilled chefs

    Cooking with kids - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
  • Receive an official cooking certificate from hochiminhcookingclass.com to commemorate your culinary experience

    1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
  • Experience the adrenaline of navigating through underground tunnels and gain insight into the Vietcong guerrilla lifestyle

    Cu chi tunnels - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour
  • Wander through the lush tropical forest as you encounter remnants of the war era along the way

    Cu chi tunnels - 1 Day Culinary Cu Chi Private Tour

    Itinerary

    IN THE LAND OF TROPICAL FRUITS AND FRESH HERBS

    Join us for an unforgettable day exploring the suburban villages of Vietnam, where we will experience the daily life of local farmers. Our adventure begins with a pick-up from your hotel at 7:30 am. We will then venture to the serene countryside, where we will witness the traditional methods of rice, herb, and mushroom cultivation. You will blend in with the local culture as you put on a traditional Vietnamese conical hat and join the farmers in harvesting herbs, vegetables, and mushrooms from the garden. You will truly feel like a part of the community as you learn about their farming techniques and way of life.

    LET'S GET COOKING

    Around 10:00, under the watchful eye of the chef, we will start learning how to prepare three traditional Vietnamese dishes and one dessert. We will also learn many interesting facts about the art of preparing healthy and balanced meals. The best moment of the day will be enjoying our DIY meal. This will be the “tastiest” part of our day.

    ALL THE SECRETS OF CU CHI TUNNEL

    Next, we will make our way to the historic Cu Chi Tunnels Area. Our journey will start with a documentary movie that offers insight into the history of the area, with a room modeled after the meeting point of the Vietcong fighters. As we walk through the nearby jungle, you will discover how the guerrillas lived, fought, and outsmarted the enemies. You will also learn about the ingenious traps they used and other fascinating curiosities. You wouldn’t want to miss this unique and educational experience as we delve into the rich and riveting Cu Chi Tunnels.

    END OF ADVENTURE

    Finally, we'll try a traditional guerrilla meal and see how you can cook in a wood-fired kitchen, without producing visible smoke.

    Our day will finish at your hotel around 17:30 - 18:00, depending on traffic conditions.

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