- Type of tour: private guided tour ( small group size )
- Duration: half day
- Starts: Hue ( hotel )
- Finishes: Hue ( hotel )
Early morning departure to Dong Ha, we have some stops at sites along the way (important to the 1972 Easter Offensive), such as Highway of Horror, Quang Tri Citadel, the Ai Tu airfield).The first stop is Gio Linh (Alpha 2) frirebase - the northernmost firebase of the U.S Marine Corps in South Vietnam.
We continue north to the old DMZ, the old de-facto border between North and South Vietnam for 18 years, where we will take a walk on the Peace bridge across the Ben Hai river, the river that was the only true physical demarcation line between the two Vietnams.
The last stop of the day is Vinh Moc tunnels, the refuge of some 400 north Vietnamese refugees during the bombing operation "Rolling Thunder."
We have our luch stop at the breezy beach of Cua Tung for some swimming before driving all the way back to Hue. Overnight in Hue.
The price quoted is for group of 2 persons.
- Private transfer ( air-conditioning 4 seater cars or 16 seater vans )
- English speaking guide.
- Entrance fees for all sites.