Experience the authentic Ho Chi Minh City. Explore ancient pagodas and colonial architecture. Wander the lively streets of Chinatown. Dive into noisy markets to strike bargains with the locals. Feast on delicious traditional food. See American war relics.
What to Expect
Soak up cultural delights of bustling Ho Chi Minh City on this full day adventure led by an expert guide.
Begin the day with a ramble though the streets of Chinatown and pick-up great bargains in the atmospheric markets of Cholon and Binh Tay. This is a great way to experience local life. Afterwards stop-off at the Thien Hau Temple and Nha Rong wharf, pausing along the way for a rejuvenating cup of coffee.
Following the visit to the market enjoy a tasty lunch of traditional Vietnamese Pho, or noodle soup. This meal is included in the price of the tour and is a great opportunity to sample some of Vietnam’s famous street food.
In the afternoon visit the War Remnants Museum, take a walking tour to Reunification Palace, and see both the Notre Dame Cathedral and the General Post Office. Admire the grand colonial architecture, and walk further to see the famous Opera House and downtown Saigon.
This tour will immerse you into the history, culture, and traditions of Ho Chi Minh City, and is conducted in small group sized of no more than 12 people.
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees as indicated
- Transport as indicated
- 1 local lunch
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
- Tips for driver or guide
Know Before You Go
• Please ensure your knees and shoulders are covered as this trip may visit religious sites.
• Children must be between 6 and 11 years of age inclusive.