Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Ho Chi Minh City on an adventurous full-day tour. Gain fascinating insight into the city’s rich cultural and historical heritage as you explore significant sites with a knowledgeable guide.
What to Expect
The tour will start from your centrally located hotel in a luxurious, air-conditioned coach and begin your exploratory tour at Giac Lam, an impressive 17th-century pagoda located in the heart of the city.
After hearing of the structure’s intriguing history, continue to Chinatown in order to immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of markets like Cholon and Binh. Next, absorb the sacred atmosphere of the Thien Hau temple, a Chinese temple built in the 19th century and dedicated to Thien Hau, goddess of the seafarers.
Head next to the Ben Thanh Market to peruse stalls bursting with exotic produce. Practice your language skills and hear of the market’s history from your knowledgeable guide. Revitalize yourself with a traditional Vietnamese lunch and then venture to the War Remnants Museum to see a selection of antique military equipment. Marvel at enormous exhibits like a UH1-Huey helicopter and a F5A fighter in the courtyard and then stroll to the Reunification Palace to see an impressive tableau of Vietnamese architecture.
Finally, admire the French colonial facades of Notre Dame Cathedral, the Opera house and the General Post Office before bidding your guide and group farewell in this central location. You can then continue to explore the area alone or take a taxi back to your hotel with assistance from your guide.
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Local guide
- Hotel pick-up in district 1
- Entrance fees
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (optional)
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Minimum age is 6 years-old
• Not wheelchair accessible
• Port pick-up not available due to required permit. It is suggested to travel by taxi to 60 Le Thanh Ton district 1 and advise pick-up from here