Welcome to Vung Tau city where is famous for beach one in south Vietnam 120km far away after on car driving 2 hours from Ho Chi Minh city. Our first stop is the sight of the former Nui Dat Task Force Base. Little remains of this camp except the columns of the main gate. The former runway is now a wide street in the local village and the old heli-pad is now a soccer field. A school established by the Australians is nearby.
Later you drive past the location of the Horseshoe (access not permitted these days due to mining activity) to the Discourtesy Rubber Plantation. Continue you will visit the Long Tan Cross Memorial, before continuing on to the Long Phuoc Tunnels and visit Ming Dam which is now no longer the “Secret Zone” and Long Hai for more experience of its special.
Special note: Long Tan and Nui Dat must make a permission paper you can make a visiting this area. Free to have your own account.
Afternoon & evening activities:
This afternoon you keep driving to Vung Tau City via to visit the massive War Memorial at Back Beach (the previous site of the Australian Logistics Group and the Peter Badcoe Club). Then we visit Front Beach, Bao Dai Summer House, the airport area, (previous home of “Wallaby Airlines”), the town centre and market area. We continue to make our way to Vung Tau on the way we stop to visit Ba Ria Markets on the way. A large antenna is still visible on Radar Hill”. Relax at your hotel or stroll to admire the city at night. Overnight in Vung Tau City.