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Private Street Food Tour by Motorbike with Local Students

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    Stop At: Saigon Back Alley Tours, 200/25A Xom Chieu Street, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    We will pick you up by motorbike at your accommodation then walk, eat and explore deeply to Saigon's nightlife through the craziness of Saigon's traffic.
    *The menu could be slightly changed depending on the day and time and availability of local food stalls.
    Let's do the 8 must-do to immerse yourself to local culture hidden in the back alleys:
    Tasting 1 # Bun Bo Hue: Start your appetite with the famous beef noodle soup
    Tasting 2 # Have a bit of walk and try some BBQ pork with rice noodle on the way
    Tasting 3 # Try out the famous Vietnamese Banh Mi sandwich at a place with tradition
    Tasting 4 # Get refreshed with sugar cane drink!
    Tasting 5 # Go to the best culinary hidden gem: Chuoi Nuong- Grilled Banana with coconut milk: a bit sweet and salty of of tropical fruits and coconut milk sauce
    Tasting 6 # Enjoy a Saigon beer on the terrace of a local restaurant.
    Tasting 7 # Banh Xeo- Vietnamese Savory Crispy Pancake: crispy pancake with a lot of flavors from herbs and sauce: Sit back and relax while watching your sizzling cake being done in front of your eyes
    Tasting 8 # It's time for dessert! They call it Sweet Soup Dessert and you are in for a treat.

    End the experience with a lot of fun and delicious street foods, you will get to know about local life when sit down and exchange stories with your local friends.

    Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ho Thi Ky Flower Market, Ho Thi Ky Ward 1, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam


    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer free pick up in District 1,3 and 4. Small extra pick up fee of 100.000VND (4.5USD) per person will be applied for the other districts. You will pay when you meet our guide.

    Please give us address of your hotel.
    • Bottled water
    • Beverages
    • Food tasting
    • Dinner
    • Snacks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please provide the Hotel address for the pick up, if you would like to provide it after booking please send me message of your hotel address through my Whatsapp or local number.
    • We offer free pick up in District 1,3. Small extra pick up fee of 100.000VND (4.5USD) per person will be applied for the other districts. You will pay when you meet our guide.
    • This tour is only for guest weight less than 110kg (242lb). If you are 90-110kg (198-242lb) please let me know after booking.
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Excellent. Knowledgeable and informative. Fun couple of young guys. Both spoke good English and happy to answer any questions. Whizzed through Saigon streets but felt confident even though I have never been on a motorbike before! Food stops were tasty. Details stated alcoholic drinks free...More

    Thank Gill S
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    There is ABSOLUTELY nothing like seeing the city on the back of a scooter. Anh, Asher and their friend what bikes in good shape, they were super friendly and talkative. We stayed mostly in district 3, cruised through rush hour and had 6 amazing types...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank ttlo430
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I had an amazing moment with Trang! She was so kind and very sweet! This tour was full of new experiences, not just for food but also for discovering Saigon new places. I recommand it! Just go with the flow and follow your guide you...More

    Thank 655brunep
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We felt very safe on the bikes. Two young students Ken and Chuckie took us to eateries that we would never have found by ourselves and after discussing any preferences we had they introduced us to some local foods that were absolutely delicious. One of...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank elizabeth m
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had an amazing experience with Hoang and Hai. They picked us up at our hostel, asked us what kind of food we would like, they were really flexible based on what we told them we wanted. Every place we went the food was delicious....More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Annejulieroy95
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    October 2, 2019|
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    Response from Treg_Singapore | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest that you email them to check if they have strictly Halal options. Otherwise, if you are ok for no pork in the ingredients, I am quite confident that they can still operate the tour for you. As it is, this... More
    September 24, 2019|
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    Response from Lotusflowerdublin | Reviewed this property |
    Get in touch with them they are so accommodating I'm sure they would organise something different for you
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    September 11, 2019|
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    Response from 759stevet | Reviewed this property |
    You would need to contact the operator. But considering the size of HCMC and the number of food sellers I think you probably would not of been to any they take you too.
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