My Lai Massacre Tour
Departure day :
Visit one of the most important memorials in Vietnam. In a peaceful neighborhood of Quang Ngai province, a village stands as a monument to the 504 civilians who died in the My Lai massacre in 1968.
To better know about the terrible things that happened during the conflict, Phong Nha Pioneer Travel organize My Lai Massacre Tour.
MY LAI MASSACRE TOUR ITINERARY
In the morning, the guide and driver from Phong Nha Pioneer Travel will come and pick you up at the hotel and then we will begin our MY LAI MASSACRE TOUR. Thus, it will take us 2 hrs 30 minutes to reach Son My Village.
Geographically, My Lai village, located in the Son My commune, Son Tinh district, Quang Ngai province of central Vietnam (150 km from Da Nang), marked a turning point in American military history as well as how the public saw the U.S.-Vietnam War. So, My Lai town has gained notoriety as a result of the widespread killing of civilians during the US-Vietnam War.
So, the troops of Charlie Company, 11 Brigade, American Division, reached the village of My Lai on March 16, 1968 and at that time they really angered and frustrated. In search of Viet Cong personnel, some American soldiers believed that some of the Liberation Troops were sheltering there under the villagers’ protection.
So, over 300 unarmed civilians, including women, children, and the elderly, were massacred as a result of the “search and destroy” expedition. The fact that Lt. William Calley gave the command for his men to come in and fire into the village.
On arrival, you can visit the museum, interact with the people, and take a tour of the village on this day excursion from Da Nang or Hoi An to the ancient My Lai site. Therefore, you can know a lot about this massacre and how eager Vietnamese people wish for freedom and independence.
Enjoy some of your free time and then we will transfer you back to Da Nang or Hoi An city. Our MY LAI MASSACRE TOUR will come to end here.
IS MY LAI TOUR WORTH IT?
This one-day excursion from Hoi An or Da Nang will take you to My Lai village in the My Son area, the scene of the infamous and terrifying slaughter that took place during the Vietnam War. You’ll get an opportunity to discuss the terrible incident with locals and gain a better knowledge of Vietnam’s past war.
MY LAI MASSACRE TOUR PRICE, TOUR INCLUSION, TOUR EXCLUSION?
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- New air con private vehicle
- Professional English speaking guide
- Experienced driver
- All entrance tickets
- Water and tissues
- Vietnamese set menu lunch (optional)
- Travel insurance
- Tips and gratuities
- Personal expenses
- Other not mentioned in the tour program
- Kindly wear the suitable clothing for this tour as it is a historical site
- There are many war pictures are on display so you can deepen your emotion
- This tour is NOT appropriate for kids or young children
HOW TO BOOK MY LAI TOUR FROM HOI AN OR DA NANG?
So, if you come to Da Nang city, Vietnam and would like to have My Lai Tour from Hoi An or Da Nang, do not hesitate to contact us:
Phong Nha Pioneer Travel (a member of Premium Travel Vietnam Co., Ltd)
53B Che Lan Vien street, Ngu Hanh Son district, Da Nang city
International Tour Operator License No: 48-281/2022/TCDL – GPLHQT
Whatsapp at 0084 979613777 (Mr. Viet – Travel Manager)