Hoi An to Vinh Moc Tunnels By Car
Hoi An to Vinh Moc Tunnels by private car with an English-speaking driver will take about 4.5 hours. Because the distance from Hoi An to Vinh Moc tunnels is about 230km. Private transfer from Hoi An to Vinh Moc tunnels is a safe, reliable, and flexible service to explore Vinh Moc tunnels and some famous places along the way.
Moreover, book this private car tour, you will have a chance to learn more about Vietnamese culture, customs, and local life. On the way from Hoi An to DMZ, if you would like to have lunch, drink some coffee, or capture some photos, our driver will be happy to help you!
After a nice stay in Hoi An, you may need our private car transfers from Hoi An to other cities such as
Following your requested time, our experienced driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hoi An and we start the Hoi An to DMZ by private car. Because this is your private tour so you can decide the departure time but we highly recommend an early departure. Along the way from Hoi An to Vinh Moc Tunnels, we will stop to visit and capture some photos of historic sites and landscapes such as
Hai Van Pass– a fabulous and breathtaking pass road in Vietnam with a 21-kilometer road winding along the mountainside between Thua Thien Hue province and Danang. Our driver will help you to take some beautiful photos of ideal mountainsides and the peak of Hai Van. There were a lot of bunkers from the French and Americans during the Vietnam wars.
Horror Highway is forever inside the mind of the local people of Quang Tri province. On National Highway 1A, about 10km to the South of Quang Tri, a horrible carnage happened killing thousands of people mostly the old, women, and children many hours by artillery and infantry.
After that, we will visit the Long Hung Church, a catholic church built in 1955 with reinforced concrete is evidence of the damage by South Vietnam and American forces still exists today. The North Vietnamese army held the church while the American and South Vietnamese forces fought to get it back with machine-gun fire, grenades, and even shells from warships for 81 days.
Next, we will visit Doc Mieu Firebase– located on the east of the National Highway 1A. Doc Mieu was the former American base, just 7km to the South of Hien Luong Bridge and Ben Hai River, once part of ‘the McNamara Line.
Hien Luong Bridge and Ben Hai River – Hien Luong Bridge spans the banks of the Ben Hai River. A historic witness of the Vietnam War. Nowadays, it has just been rebuilt because the original Hien Luong Bridge was damaged by American bombs in 1967. At the time, it was painted half red and half yellow, a border to remind that this was a physical and ideological boundary separating the two zones, North and South of Vietnam.
Vinh Moc Tunnels were constructed with 3 levels at 10m, 15m, and 20-23m deep to protect the villagers of Quang Tri. Under the tunnels, there are enough things to live for a whole village such as ventilation, a meeting room, freshwater wells, and eventually, a generator, and lights. The underground village was also equipped with schools, clinics, toilets, and a maternity room where 17 children were born.
After all, our driver will help you to go back to your hotel in Hoi An. We finish the Hoi An to Vinh Moc Tunnels by private car. Culture Pham Travel wishes you a great trip with us!
As we said before, in this Hoi An to Vinh Moc Tunnels, we are very flexible and always listen to your requests. If you would like to visit Khe Sanh Combat Base (+20 USD upon request)– an important Marine base camp attacked by a massive force of the North Vietnamese Army in 1968. On the way to Khe Sanh, we will stop by Dakrong Bridge – one of the main branches of the Ho Chi Minh Trail, which leads south to the infamous “Hamburger Hill” and A Shau Valley.
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