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Saigon Essence

This itinerary offers traveler both must-see locations and authentic quarters of the city, linked by heritage and people stories. We believe that a great journey can not be fulfilled without stories and we are not just delivering the tour - we are telling how this city is living overtime to our fellow travelers.

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8 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Breakfast - Breakfast with Pho (beef) at a local shop
    • Lunch - Lunch with broken rice (pork and eggs) at local shop
    • Coffee and/or Tea - Coffee stop at a local coffee shop on the way
    • Entrance fees (when applicable)
    • Entry/Admission - Nguyen Hue Street
    • Entry/Admission - Museum of Vietnamese History
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Le Van Duyet
    • Entry/Admission - War Remnants Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The Independence Palace
    What's excluded :
    • Travel Insurance
    • Tips and gratuities
    • Personal expense
    • Water puppet show ticket (payable at entrance to box office)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Nguyen Hue Street, Nguyen Hue, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam

    Start the day with a local breakfast

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, 01 Cong xa Paris Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    History of Ho Chi Minh City during colonial times

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Museum of Vietnamese History, 2 Nguyen Binh Khiem Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam

    Go through earlier history of the city and a touch to Vietnamese performing arts: water puppetry (performance subject to availability)

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tomb of Le Van Duyet, No 1 Vu Tung Street, Ward 1, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam

    Pay tribute to one of the most important man to this city's history and witness the local ritual of fortune teller.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ba Chieu Market, no. 40, Hong Bang street, Binh Thanh district 40 Hồng Bàng, Q. Bình Thạnh, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam

    Visit the least-visited big market (by tourist) in town.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: War Remnants Museum, 28 Vo Van Tan Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    The renowned illustration for the whole Vietnam War.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Independence Palace, 106 Nguyen Du District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    Powerhouse of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Pass By: Ben Thanh Market, Le Loi, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    Center for trade, foods and local culture for 102 years

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up are free of charge for locations in District 1 and District 3. Additional charges will apply for other districts, which will be informed by our booking staff upon confirmation of pick-up venue.
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Scivi Limited

Activity ID: V-110490P1

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