Vietnam: Remembering Long Tan

In the company of an expert, English speaking guide visit significant locations around Saigon. See the Australian base of Nui Dat and the very location of the battle of Long Tan.

Tour Highlights

  • Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Former Presidential Palace
  • War Remnants Museum
  • Cholon and Be Thanh markets.
  • Former VC village.
  • Explore the tourist tunnel systems or crawl the original tunnels
  • Travel by Hydrofoil to Vung Tau known as “Flags”
  • Visit Back Beach
  • Long Tan
  • Explore the former Aussie base of Nui Dat and Luscombe airfield
  • See the kindergarten built by Aussie Veterans.
  • Visit Long Phuoc Tunnels.

 

Departure Time
on arrangement
Duration
1, 2 or 6 Days
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground.

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Single Day Tour

Travel by hydrofoil to the seaside resort town of Vung Tau before exploring the former Aussie base of Nui Dat, SAS Hill and Luscombe airfield. Visit the Long Tan Memorial, the Horseshoe Feature and Back Beach, a former military port during wartime. Return to Saigon late afternoon.

2 Day Itinerary

Spend more time exploring the features of the 1 Day Tour.
+ Explore the town of Baria, scene of fierce battles during the Tet Offensive.
+ Visit the White Villa known as “Flags”
+ Visit the Long Phuoc Tunnels
Includes overnight accommodation

5 Day Itinerary

Day 1: SAIGON
Arrive in Saigon and check in to hotel

Day 2: SAIGON
See landmarks including, Notre Dame Cathedral, former Presidential Palace, War Remnants Museum, Cholon and Be Thanh markets.

Day 3: SAIGON
Travel to a former VC village. Explore the tourist tunnel systems or crawl the original tunnels

Day 4: VUNG TAU
Travel by Hydrofoil to Vung Tau known as “Flags”, visit Back Beach, a VC memorial where 1 ALSH HQ once was and see the views from Radar Hill.

Day 5: SAIGON
Travel to Long Tan to pay respects to Aussie Soldiers that fought and died there. Explore the former Aussie base of Nui Dat and Luscombe airfield and a Kindergarten built by Aussie Veterans. Visit Long Phuoc tunnels.

Day 6: TOUR END

Meals: NA

Transport: Mini-Van

Flights: No flights included

Accommodation: Hotel Accommodation

Activities:

  • Battlefield and war memorial tours with English Speaking Guide
Departure Time
on arrangement
Duration
1, 2 or 6 Days
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground.
Price
AUD $295
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