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Saigon River

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We walked for a few blocks alongside the Saigon River running through Ho Chi Minh City. There always traffic on it. The majority is commercial shipments, boats carrying sightseers, and some locals out for a ride. Although the river adds to the beauty of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
11  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Saigon river is obviously a tributary of the Mekong, very interesting, but much cleaner than the Mekong

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jenni4711
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked to the bus terminal for the Saigon River bus, not intending to take it, but it was cheap enough we decided to stick around for a ride up and back on the river. It was a very relaxing ride, and sitting on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jandc5744
Reviewed October 31, 2018

You can get to this restaurant by water bus from the main terminal in district 1 and stop off at stop 8 Thanh Da, it costs $15,000 vnd and takes about 1/2 hour and then you can easily walk to the restaurant, turn left when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nyron2015
Reviewed October 29, 2018

I had a great Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Tour by Speedboat from Ho Chi Minh City with Les Rives. It was USD$85, including pick up at hotel (AirBnB in my case), tour guide, snacks and lunch, and great view of Saigon River.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AAgnesPA
Reviewed October 10, 2018

This is a nice place to observe sun set or just go and enjoy the breeze and see as ferry takes people around. You can get a very good view of the city line from the banks of this river.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank saumverm
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Don't let the photos fool you-this is one of the dirtiest rivers in Vietnam. Every time the water evaporates the rain stinks like garbage. I have personally seen people walking to the river in order to dump trash. It's not ok for swimming or drinking,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank amethyste2015
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Having viewed the river for a long time from my room on the 9th floor, having visited the riverside, all attractions and services around the river side are in a very poor condition. A number of tourist boats are leaving from Bach Dang park. Since...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ger G
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Its a very picturesque river. There are lovely pathways created and areas to sit and watch the boats coming and going, the old colonial hotels nearby are good photoshooting location.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dario S
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I would highly recommend the dinner cruises that are on this river. It is a relaxing time and the meal was sensational

Date of experience: September 2018
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