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Saigon Walking Day Tour

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What to Expect
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Stop At: Ben Thanh Market, Le Loi, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

We can start the tour at 9:00 AM or 2:00 PM depending on your booking.

Our guide will welcome you at your hotel then start the City Tour. If your hotel is far away from Ben Thanh Market, it will be more convenient to catch a cab and travel to there.

You could choose to get stick with our classic tour route, namely and respectively:
1. Ben Thanh Market: one of the icons in Saigon enjoying lots of patronage everyday, acclaimed for the local handicrafts, textiles, ao dai and souvenirs, also local cuisine

Duration: 30 minutes

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

2.Nguyen Hue Walking Street: located in the center of the city, next to the City Hall, a go-to place of youngsters at evening and night

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater), 07 Lam Son Square Street District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

3. The Opera House: a special French-style building based between the two 5-star hotel Caravelle and Continental Saigon

Duration: 20 minutes

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

4. The Notre-dame Cathedral: perfectly exemplifies the French Colonial Architecture in Vietnam – all the original building materials were imported from France

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Central Post Office, At the top of Dong Khoi St opposite Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam

5. The Saigon Post Office: constructed in 19th century with Gothic, Renaissance and French influences

Duration: 15 minutes

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

6. Independence Palace: built on the former Norodom Palace, a well-known landmark in HCMC. The architecture here is on point and it’s never boring when we talk about its fengshui.

Duration: 15 minutes

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

7. The War Museum: If you prefer looking and listening historical events than visiting the palace with the stories in the war time, this museum is the one you should opt for.
Tailored to your needs and objectives, our city tours can be personalized visiting your specific places of interest in the aforementioned ones.
Tour ends at around 12:00 PM (for the morning tour) or 5:00 PM (for the afternoon tour)

Duration: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We offer free pick-up at hotels in district 1, Ho Chi Minh city. Other area, we meet you at our meeting point confirmed after booking
  • English speaking local student
  • Transportation (if any)
  • Entrance fees (if have)
  • Personal expenses (foods, drinks, tips).
  • Entry/Admission - Ben Thanh Market
  • Entry/Admission - Nguyen Hue Street
  • Entry/Admission - Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)
  • Entry/Admission - Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Central Post Office
  • Entry/Admission - The Independence Palace
  • Entry/Admission - War Remnants Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • 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 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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