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  • Ho Chi Minh City: Cu Chi Tunnels and City Tour in 1 Day

    1. Ho Chi Minh City: Cu Chi Tunnels and City Tour in 1 Day

    Starting with a pickup from your hotel in District 1 or District 3 in Ho Chi Minh City or from the convenient meeting point, depart Saigon as you drive through the pleasant countryside before arriving at the Cu Chi Tunnels. Before entering the tunnels, watch a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed then spend the next hour exploring the underground maze. Also on display are various traps, the remains of an American tank, and numerous bomb craters made by 500lb bombs dropped by B52 bombers. You’ll then return to Ho Chi Minh City, arriving at approximately 1 PM to enjoy a lunch of beef or chicken noodles before embarking on your Ho Chi Minh City tour. Start by admiring the Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon, built between 1863 and 1880 this is one of the best examples of classical French colonial architecture. Remarkably every stone used in its creation was shipped...

  • Ho Chi Minh City: Guided Half-Day Tour

    2. Ho Chi Minh City: Guided Half-Day Tour

    Explore Ho Chi Minh City on a guided half-day tour and discover the most interesting cultural sights in town. After being picked up from your hotel or the central meeting point, kick things off with a visit to the Reunification Palace, a beautifully preserved building that was once home to the President of the Republic of Vietnam. Next, stop off at the War Remnants Museum and explore a vast array of artifacts and photographs documenting the second Indochina war. Afterwards, visit the Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon and Saigon Central Post Office. Erected towards the end of the 18th century, the old post office is one of the finest examples of classical French colonial architecture. Continue on to Jade Emperor Pagoda, an ancient temple built in the Chinese mode replete with bright decorative motifs. To finish things off, visit a local market where you can practice your haggling skills w...

    It was very informative, eye opening and educational. The spots you went to varied and you could try good street food too.

  • Ho Chi Minh: Half Day War History and Museum Tour

    3. Ho Chi Minh: Half Day War History and Museum Tour

    After pickup from your hotel, hop on a scooter or motorcycle with a your skilled driver and guide. Your first stop will be at the Saigon Notre Dame Basilica and Saigon Central Post Office, which are located across the street from one another. The next highlight on the tour is a visit to the War Remnants Museum where you will gain a better understanding of the painful Vietnam War history from the local perspective. Throughout the museum tour, your guide will share with you the stories of some of the survivors. After the museum, your next stop will be at the Jade Emperor Pagoda where you can learn a little about the religious heritage of the city. Then you'll proceed to the famous local Ben Thanh Market where you'll have time to shop and purchase some local food if you wish. After the break at the market, you'll continue your tour and explore the artistic side of the city with a stop at...

  • Saigon: Private Half-Day Car Tour of Ho Chi Minh City

    4. Saigon: Private Half-Day Car Tour of Ho Chi Minh City

    Explore the fascinating city of Saigon, also known as Ho Chi Minh City, on this half-day tour. Travel in comfort in your private, air-conditioned car, and learn about the city's landmarks with your helpful guide. Meet your guide at your hotel, and head first to the Ban Thanh Market. Snap photos of the lively market's activities, or take the opportunity to buy kitchen equipment, souvenirs, garments, fruit, and many other foods. Next, pay a visit to the neo-Romanesque Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica of Saigon, which dates from the 19th century. Keep an eye out for local couples taking their pre-wedding shots at this beautiful basilica, officially known as the Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of The Immaculate Conception. Admire the surprising architecture at your next stop, the Saigon Central Post Office. Hear how the building is often mistakenly attributed to Gustave Eiffel, even though it...

    A lovely company and tour! We strongly recommend making use of them. We had a lovely general overview of Ho Chi Minh city.

  • Ho Chi Minh: Saigon Night Tour with Buffet Dinner Cruise

    5. Ho Chi Minh: Saigon Night Tour with Buffet Dinner Cruise

    Enjoy a pickup and discover the nightlife of Saigon by cyclo. Drive along the city main streets and pass by Ben Thanh Market, General Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, People Committee Hall, and Opera House. After your ride of approximately 1 hour stop at Saigon Riverside. Be a welcomed guest at Bach Dang harbor and start your dinner. Cruise along Saigon River, enjoy a buffet dinner, and relax in the romantic atmosphere with Vietnamese Traditional Dance and a Music Show. Head back towards Bach Dang harbor where the cruise ends around 10:00 PM. Here a taxi picks you up and brings you back to the hotel.

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What people are saying about Ben Thanh Market

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 26 reviews

Great tour There was a lot to see. Hotel pickup was on time and a very safe driver. The guide was able to give a lot of information. Thank you

It was very informative, eye opening and educational. The spots you went to varied and you could try good street food too.

A lovely company and tour! We strongly recommend making use of them. We had a lovely general overview of Ho Chi Minh city.

Our guide, Hunter, was awesome. He was full of information and very helpful. We loved the tour.

Thong was a great guide! very informative~ we learned a lot about Vietnam and her people.