It is a fun ride around Saigon and learn more about history of each famous sites and Vietnamese culture of local places from the unique perspective of our guides.
Do you want to see a different side of Saigon? Let us take you out of District 1 and show you areas that most visitors do not get to see
At 08:00 A.M our English speaking driver team will pick you up at your hotel or specified place.
The first of the part, we gonna to try a rice vermicelli with bbq pork in a local restaurant.
After breakfast,we will take you through the Saigon River Tunnel and stop on the top of the Tunnel to have city view.
Saying goodbye to center area,We will take you to district 4 (aka gangster area in the past) and tell you a story of the most dangerous place and the illegal Floating market in district 7 that we can try coconut juice and know about the local lifestyle of the people here(slum area).
China town will be the next stop. In here, we will visit one of the oldest chinese temple (Thousand Buddha Temple),was built in 1959.By the way,we will pass Bird market,motorbike market,lanter market,silver jewelry... especially the ghost aparment.
Next stop we will enjoy Vietnamese coffee, a must-try drink in Vietnam.Our guide will tell you some stories about the coffee and show you step by step to make the best coffee.
After China Town,We will go back to the center area,district 3 where we will visit a buddhist monk monument.Our guide will tell you a story about a monk who burnt himself to death in VIE
The next thing after Thich Quang Duc Statue will be one of the oldest Apartments in Saigon,Nguyen Thien Thuat area(was built by American during VN war).A pagoda inside this apartment, with some stunning views outside are our highlights here.
Leaving the local life in the oldest apartments, we'll come back to the crazily organized chaos of traffic, where the bikes and cars come from every direction. A few minutes after the experience, the tour will continue in the biggest flower market in Saigon, with thousand kinds of flowers from Dalat, the City of Flowers, and Sa Dec in Mekong Delta. Then if you've thought that Ben Thanh Market is a good place for shopping, you will have the second thought with a large Fashion Street in district 5, where many Vietnamese comes for clothes, shoes, hats,...
At around 12:00 P.M, our friendly and professional tour guide will drop you at your hotel, after lots of smiles and experience from this adventure.
- Thu Thiem River Tunnel
- Thich Quang Duc statue - who burnt himself against the draconian policy of the South Vietnam Government
- The Nguyen Thien Thuat area - the old apartment in district 3
- The Biggest Flower market – District 10
- The China Town – District 5
- The Motorbike market
- The Animal market – Chicken and bird market
- The Chinese traditional medicine market
- The Lantern market
- The Ghost apartment
- The Van Phat temple - was built in 1959
- The Floating market Try coconut and see how local live in the boat.
- The Slum area - See another life of local
- The Silver Jewelry Factory
- Go to unique island in district 4 - The smallest district, see local life of the mafia area
Food in tour :
- Rice vermicelli with bbq pork
- Vietnamese Coffee
- Coconut juice