We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Day Trip to Cao Dai Temple and Cu Chi Tunnels, Including Lunch

  • Two top attractions on one tour: Cao Dai Temple and Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Delicious Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant
  • Save money on a group tour with entrance fees included
Day Trip to Cao Dai Temple and Cu Chi Tunnels, Including Lunch
From US$ 25.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Pick up & transfer OptionMost Popular
This option is included pick up and transfer to the centrally located hotel/accommodation in Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City. Time pick up is 7:30-7:45 AM, customer must be present at the lobby on time.
From US$ 29.00
Meet Up Option
This option begins at a meeting point at 7:45 AM. Customer must be present on time
From US$ 25.00
The sacred temple of Cao Dai and the Cu Chi Tunnels are two of the most visited attractions north of Ho Chi Minh City. With this tour, visit both in one day—attend midday mass at Cao Dai Temple, enjoy a delicious Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant, and then venture underground to explore the Cu Chi Tunnels, used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War.
What to Expect
After pickup from your Ho Chi Minh City hotel, journey to Tay Ninh Province with your guide and group of up to 20 people. Enjoy a tour of the magnificent Cao Dai Temple complex and even join the temple’s resident monks for midday mass to gain an insight into Vietnam’s unique Cao Dai religion.

Stop for a typical Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant, before continuing to the Cu Chi Tunnels, one of the most impressive war sites in Vietnam. Follow your guide on a tour of the tunnels and learn how the Viet Cong used the more than 124-mile (200-kilometer) network of tunnels as war bunkers, ammunition stores, and command centers. You also have chance to crawl through the tunnels, climb inside one of the camouflaged trapdoors, and taste common foods eaten by the Viet Cong soldiers.

Your tour ends with drop-off at your Ho Chi Minh City hotel.
Reviews (49)
1 - 5 of 40 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A day trip to the Cao Dai Temple & Cu Chi tunnels

A great day out and would highly recommend it all. Just be aware that is a 3 hour bus ride to the Cao Dai temples. Our guide Huy was fantastic , very knowledgable and entertaining.More

Thank N4373RTjimg
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear N4373RTjimg, Thank you so much for your lovely review left on TripAdvisor! We cannot express how happy we are after seeing that you have enjoyed your trip to Cao Dai Temple and Cu Chi Tunnels. Maybe the next time you visit Saigon City, we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Trip made by Duc Alex our tour guide

The trip was made acceptable by the enthusiasm of our tour guide Duc Alex. He engaged with the group and gave us cultural facts throughout the day. The cu chi tunnels and temple are worth a visit but the company need to get more organised...More

Thank Calls63
Tnktravelteam, Người quản lý at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Calls63, Thank you for leaving some of your contributions to our service on this forum. We really appreciate that as you let us know we need to change something to be better in the future. By the way, the compliments you paid Duc Alex...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile
Tour not recommended

The trip to Cao dai temple took a very long time to get there and not enough time in the area to take photos or enjoy. Due to time restrictions we were not recommended to visit the toilet or change to appropriate attire. We were...More

Thank p01i
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear p01i, Thank you for letting us know what was going on during your Cao Dai - Cu Chi Tunnel tour. Nevertheless, we firmly believe that the tour is actually not terrible as you rated here because we have ever got many good reviews on...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile
Absolutely Great!

We‘ve booked a day trip to Cao Dai Temple and Cu Chi Tunnel on 29th Sep. The trip was very great and our tour guide nickname „Rich“ was very friendly and explained everything very well and understandable. We hast a great day. Thank you!More

Thank Maurina91
Dzung T, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi Maurina91, Thank you for being on the day trip with TNK then leaving such a great vote here. We are so motivated to hear your highest satisfaction with our service. This review just made up our new month. Hope to serve you more. Best,...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Well worth a visit

We had an amazing day visiting this temple and the tunnels. It is well worth going on this trip to experience how the vietnamese people lived and survived using the tunnels during the war, Also seeing how the monks still live day to to day...More

1  Thank John R
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
25 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from HugoTeugels | Reviewed this property |
Started around 8 a.m. We were back at 4 p.m. because the driver took the highway on the way back. Think we were planned to be back around 5 or 6 p.m., depending on the traffic jams...