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Our most recommended Ho Chi Minh City Walking Tours

  • Discover China Town by Pedicab

    1. Discover China Town by Pedicab

    Choose from a group or private experience and begin your tour with a relaxing pedicab ride to the Lady Thien Hau Temple. This temple, built to worship Lady Thien Hau (the goddess of the sea), is one of the most interesting and ancient temples in the China Town area. After visiting the temple, you can walk around China Town and visit some of the local shops. Chinatown is also a place of great historical and cultural importance. This area is a popular site for those on the tourist trail and also attracts many Taiwanese and Chinese visitors. Chinatown is an interesting place to see classical Chinese architecture reminiscent of years gone by with plenty of Chinese restaurants. Here you can find traditional Chinese products including medicinal herbs, clothing, and more. After departing for the China Town area, you will visit Cha Tam Church. You will then go shopping at Binh Tay Market, the ...

  • Ho Chi Minh City: Half-Day Walking Foodie Tour

    2. Ho Chi Minh City: Half-Day Walking Foodie Tour

    Start your cultural and culinary adventure when your guide welcomes you in the lobby of your hotel at 6:00 PM. After a short meet and greet with your driver, you will set-off on your journey throughout Ho Chi Minh city.  Start with a walk around specially picked locations around District 1. Your guide will be happy to show you around some of the best food stalls and local restaurants this part of the city has to offer. You'll get to taste some popular and authentic food like spring rolls, Vietnamese bread, beef/chicken noodle, and Vietnamese sweet tofu. All of these locations are hidden in alleys and down sidewalks you would never otherwise travel down.  During your tour you'll discover life in Saigon, see how three generations of a family can live under one roof in tiny houses and get acquainted with the lives of the locals. At 9:30 PM your tour will come to an end.

  • Hidden Treasures of Ho Chi Minh City Private Tour

    3. Hidden Treasures of Ho Chi Minh City Private Tour

    Get an overview of the real lifestyle of Ho Chi Minh City on a 3-hour tour. Meet your guide and take the bus to Chinatown, where you’ll stop at a market to taste local fruit. Head to the iconic Binh Tay Market and visit the 19th-century Cha Tham Church. Continue to the Dai Quang Minh Market, with shops offering accessories for sewing and crafting. Take in the sacred atmosphere of the Thien Hau Temple, built in the 19th century and dedicated to Thien Hau, the goddess of seafarers. Stop for a coffee break at Cheo Leo, one of the city’s oldest cafés. End your private tour with a visit to Ban Co Market, a local favorite filled with stalls of clothing, jewelry, handbags and food.

    i enjoyed the textiles and notions, handicraft items. the temples were great as well.

  • Ho Chi Minh: Full-Day Trip to Cai Be Floating Market

    4. Ho Chi Minh: Full-Day Trip to Cai Be Floating Market

    Your full-day adventure begins with a two-hour drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Mekong Delta. Upon arrival, you’ll board a boat cruise and visit the remarkable Cai Be Floating Market, a local meeting point for buying and selling agricultural products. While exploring the market, you’ll witness local business activities right on the water and get a feel for the way of life of people in the South West region, or simply relax as you float along the river. You’ll then stop over at a local house where you’ll get a unique opportunity to see how people here make coconut candy, rice-paper, rice-pop corn, and rice wine. You’ll then leave Cai Be for Tan Phong Islet, where a maze of shady creeks will surely fascinate you. After riding a rowing-boat down a small channel, you’ll have the chance to spend some time enjoying traditional music and tropical fruits in this special location. You’ll enjoy a t...

  • Ho Chi Minh City: Vegetarian Food Night Tour by Scooter

    5. Ho Chi Minh City: Vegetarian Food Night Tour by Scooter

    In Ho Chi Minh City, there are so many food choices and it can be easy to be paralyzed by too many options. Instead, let some local guides introduce you to some typical and tasty vegetarian dishes, as you ride from treat to treat on a scooter. Start out with a taste of Saigon coffee, a must-try which appears in almost every coffee shop menu in Vietnam. Sweetened with condensed milk, the best version can, of course, be found in Ho Chi Minh City. Then, try some “special cakes”—you have to take the tour to find out what these are, no spoilers! Follow this up by some hot pot, a combination of vegetarian ingredients including mushroom, fresh vegetables, tofu, vermicelli and more, typical of Vietnamese vegan cuisine. Next, try spring rolls, the most recommended vegan dish. Finish off the night with sweet soup, also called chè in Vietnamese. This dessert includes mainly coconut and beans.

  • Saigon Craft Beer Tour with Food Pairings on Vintage Vespa

    6. Saigon Craft Beer Tour with Food Pairings on Vintage Vespa

    Guests will ride on the back of vintage Vespas driven by experienced drivers, so you are able to enjoy the beer while being driven around the city. These new breweries in Saigon are taking flavor to the next level, combining worldwide brews with local Vietnamese essences at 4 fascinatingly different places. All the beers have been carefully selected by each master brewer especially for this craft beer adventure, so guests can get a taste of the broad range of flavors of the impressively growing craft beer scene in this vibrant city. The brewers will join you and take delight in sharing their knowledge, stories and the brewing process so you can fully appreciate the taste of their creations. The scope goes from independent brewers still producing small batches of beer at home, to the most famous brands of craft beer and cider in town, Apart from multiple tastings of the best beers, each...

    It was an amazing tour and experience. Our guide was knowledgeable, professional, and fun. The drivers were safe and the beer and food were great!

  • From Ho Chi Minh City: Mekong Delta 3-Day Trip to Phnom Penh

    7. From Ho Chi Minh City: Mekong Delta 3-Day Trip to Phnom Penh

    On day one at 8:00 AM you will be collected from your hotel in District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City and head to Mekong Delta, enjoying the scenic journey along the way lined by green rice fields. Upon arrival in My Tho, you will stop by Vinh Trang Pagoda the biggest pagoda in the Mekong Delta to learn about the religion of the region. After that, you will take a boat trip to cruise along the Mekong River. Hop onboard a rowboat to explore the small canals to see the locals going about their day. Continue cruising to Ben Tre, get off and enjoy a walk around the village. Stop at a local family home to enjoy tropical fruit, taste the honey tea and honey wine and listen to Vietnamese traditional music performed by the villagers. Check out the coconut candy shop and learn how to make candy, and see handicrafts made from the coconuts and so much more. Take your time snapping photos and enjoy the natu...

  • Cu Chi Tunnels: Morning or Afternoon Guided Tour

    8. Cu Chi Tunnels: Morning or Afternoon Guided Tour

    The morning tour will begin at 8:00 AM and finishes at 2:30 PM, the afternoon tour starts at 12:45 PM and concludes at 6:45 PM. Both tours finish in Ho Chi Minh City. Depart the City for Cu Chi Tunnels, just 60 kilometers. Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role in the anti-American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for its 220 kilometer-long tunnel system and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreigners to visit. The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery is home to ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers along the side of road. You will find it hard to imagine the destruction and damage all over the area caused by bombing and mines when Cu Chi was a "Free Target Zone." The remnants in Cu Chi are evidence of the fierce battle that took place. You will even have chance to fire an AK-47. At the end of the tour, the bus will take you back to Ho Chi Minh City. S...

    Wow! Absolutely hands down..THE BEST! “ “UNCLE” CONG TUAN! It’s as real as it can get! A true veteran/survivor of the it all! Heart felt and passionate! I couldn’t ask for a better guide! Thank you for the experience and raw knowledge!

  • From Ho Chi Minh City: Mekong Delta Luxury 1-Day Group Tour

    9. From Ho Chi Minh City: Mekong Delta Luxury 1-Day Group Tour

    Your tour begins hotel pickup in Ho Chi Minh City between 7:30 AM and 8:00 AM. Travel by minivan or bus to My Tho, a city situated on the Mekong Delta. Take part in a variety of activities that will offer you the chance to get to know Vietnam. Hop aboard a horse-drawn cart and admire the coconut trees that dominate the landscape. Row down the canal in a small boat, then cycle down provincial roads to see the rice fields, pineapple plantations, orchards, and small hamlets. Ride a motorboat down the mighty Mekong River and see Dragon Island, Phoenix Island, and Turtle Island. Stop at the famous Unicorn Island and visit a local bee farm. Taste natural honey along with honey wine, rice wine, and banana wine. Walk through the village, then visit a coconut candy workshop and learn how to make coconut candies. Hop back on the motorboat and travel along lush green canals to a local restaurant w...

    I loved our guide and many of the activities. The scenery was amazing and the small group was very comfortable. I would suggest that there be alternatives to the animal encounters, I didn't quite feel comfortable with the caged animals or the horse ride. Otherwise a very lovely experience.

  • Ho Chi Minh: Full-Day Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong Delta Tour

    10. Ho Chi Minh: Full-Day Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong Delta Tour

    After being picked up from your Ho Chi Minh accommodation at 7:30AM by a luxurious mini van, you will head to the Cu Chi tunnels where you will explore and learn about the Vietnam War resistance to the US Forces. At 11:30AM, You will depart for the Mekong Delta, stopping at a local restaurant on the way to enjoy a lunch of Vietnamese cuisine. Following lunch at 1:30PM, you will arrive at Mekong Delta, where you can take a row boat to paddle along the small canals under the fronds of the coconut trees lining both sides. Afterwards, you will board a motor boat to cruise to the coconut island. You will disembark at a local family's residence to enjoy tropical fruits and taste honey tea and wine, and see how the local products are made. Whilst here you will also enjoy a live local music performance performed by the villagers. At 4:00PM, you will enjoy some time strolling along the countrys...

    I arrived in Ho Chi Mihn City with a bad case of food poisoning. I spent two of my three days in the city recovering, so on the last day I decided to book this tour to make the most of my final day in the city. Mario was a great tour guide and I really got a great bang for my buck and time on this tour. There are some parts that feel a little touristy and cheesy, but overall it's a fun experience and I learned a lot.

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What people are saying about Ho Chi Minh City

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 3,735 reviews

The tour was nothing short of fabulous. Our guide, Mary, spoke perfect English, was very professional, personable, sensitive to our needs/interests and excellent in every way. She took us to a wide variety of places, each offering multiple dishes. The amount of food for us was obscenely excessive ... but we're old and don't eat that much. It was way more walking than we anticipated. We not only ate at locals' places but experienced local life and, of course, local food. I would recommend this tour to anyone.

It was a really interesting tour, seeing the floating markets was the most interesting activity for me. Our guide Ben told us many interesting stories about life and people in Vietnam and we could ask everything we wanted to know. Tasting all the fruits was amazing!

Wow! Absolutely hands down..THE BEST! “ “UNCLE” CONG TUAN! It’s as real as it can get! A true veteran/survivor of the it all! Heart felt and passionate! I couldn’t ask for a better guide! Thank you for the experience and raw knowledge!

The tour was very well organised and great value for money. Our tour guide Fu speaks very good English and was very friendly and knowledgeable. We had a great time and would certainly go another tour with this company.

Ben is the best guide ever. I was impressed by his knowleadge, english and eargness.