Trip to dimiliterize zone
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In Hanoi, Ha Noi, thu do, Vietnam
5km either side of the Ben Hai river was declared a DMZ – a stark contrast to what really took place in this region in Vietnam War. DMZ is worth an exploration about contemporary history of Vietnam.Show less
- State / Region
- Ha Noi, thu do
- Zip / Postcode
- Vietnam 4573 29364
The Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone was established as a dividing line between North and South Vietnam as a result of the First Indochina War.
During the Second Indochina War (popularly known as the Vietnam War), it became important as the battleground demarcation separating North Vietnamese territory from South Vietnamese territory.
The tour guide will pick-up you at hotel in the early morning around 6 am from hotel located centrally in Hue and take you for a short drive to Dong ha Town, then continue to drive on national route No 9 to visit Dakrong Bridge, Rock pile, Khe Sanh combat base, Ethnic minority villages, the Ho Chi Minh trails.
You will take back to Dong Ha for lunch. In early noon, we will follow highway No 1 visit Hien Luong bridge, Ben Hai River, the 17th parallel. And then you will stop at Doc Mieu, Vinh Moc Tunnels. Tour will end around 6.30 pm at Hue.
-Ticket for entrance
Price per person in USD, valid until 31 December 2013.
Children from 2 to 12 year-old pay 75% of adult price, under 2 free.
Children from 12-year-old are considered adults for admission and accommodation.
Private Tours (upon request) are subject to special discount.
If cancelled up to 4 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the entire activity price may be charged.