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Saigon Unseen

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 90 831 70 84
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Ranked #19 of 261 Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Saigon Unseen is a new business on the scene with a view of taking people to places they aren't likely to see on a standard tour. Our concept is to show travelers a different side to Saigon, it's not always pretty but it is pretty amazing.Our aim is to provide a unique view that combines traveling on the back of a motorbike through the mayhem and chaos that are Saigon streets.At Saigon Unseen we now offer Motor Bike Tours, Walking Tours and Photography Tours, full details can be found on our website.
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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

This being our second visit to Saigon we were hoping to gain a better understanding of what it is actually like living in such a 'full on' city & catching up with Adam for a pleasant stroll around districts 1 and 4 proved to be just what we were looking for. Adam is a very relaxed guy (just like catching... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a must do!! I did the motor bike tour with Ut and it was the best part of my trip to Ho Chi Minh City. Ut is incredibly knowledgeable and takes care of you every step of the way. It is a great way to learn the history of the city, see the real side of Ho Chi... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a review! Great to hear you had a ball out there with fabulous Mr Ut. It's hard to find a happier man.......! Hope to see you back in Saigon sometime soon! Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Had a great time with Adam and his crew. All were extremely friendly and gave an exceptional personal touch. This is the second time we have been on this tour and thoroughly enjoyed both times and have felt extremely safe and secure whilst doing it. The first time we took our 13 year old daughters on the mopeds and they... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Thanks Derek! Great to hear you had a ball out there on the bikes, again! Already looking forward to catching up next time! And thanks for passing our details around.........much appreciated! Safe travels and all the best Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Brantford
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We took a small gamble, and used TA reviews to pick this opportunity on our free day after a land tour and Mekong Cruise of Vietnam and Cambodia. And what a good choice it was. We, by the way, are a relatively recently retired and reasonably fit Canadian couple who love to travel, and to see non-touristy places whenever possible.... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for writing review! Great to meet you both in Saigon and awesome to hear you had a ball out there on the streets of Saigon! Hopefully we'll see you back this way some time soon! All the best and safe travels. Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Taranaki
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Last time I was in Saigon (for one month), Adam of Saigon Unseen gave me such a good introduction to crossing roads, life in Vietnam, getting around the city and where to go for such things as restorative cups of coffee that when I came back for a week in Oct, I booked another session with him. I often travel... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Great to catch up again and hopefully it won't be to long before the next catch up! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your time Saigon and all the best! Cheers, Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Had a great tour, went to loads of interesting places I wouldn't have seen on my own. Inside a typical house and to the markets. Topped off with a great meal and a beer with my guide in a local street food cafe. The guide was really good and funny, had a laugh all the way round, highly recommend this... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Hi Andy thanks for taking the time to write a review! Great to hear had a ball out there crusing around on the bikes. Hopefully we'll see you back this way sometime soon! Safe travels Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We spent a great morning with Adam and drivers visiting some non touristy locations, meeting locals, taking many photos and having lots of laughs. The photographers in our group all had different levels of experience and Adam was great at tailoring the tour for each of us. Pick up and drop off at our hotel by motorbike taxi was also... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Mark, thanks for taking the time to write a review! Awesome to hear you a great time tripping around the streets of Saigon. Hopefully we'll see you back here sometime soon! Cheers - Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I spent a great morning with Adam and another photographer taking some great photos of the people of Saigon. Adam. He was great guide and his Vespa drivers were really good. He took us to some great locations where we had the opportunity from some great photos!

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

Hi Robert thanks for taking the time to write a review! Great to hear you had a ball out there and got some awesome images! Hopefully we'll see you back in Saigon sometime soon! Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

We were referred to Saigon Unseen by a friend - our tour guides were fantastic! I've done tours in Joburg, Vientiane, KL and Beijing but this was the best I've been on. Ut and Wa were great guys and fun to spend the morning touring all of the districts in Saigon. We got to see behind the touristy exterior to... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

MickMyers, thanks for taking the time to write a review and great to hear you had a ball out there on the bikes. And better to know you rate us so highly, we're lucky to have such great people driving / guiding! Thanks again and hope to see you back here sometime soon! Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

A friend of mine had enjoyed this tour while in Vietnam and recommended my family and I should not visit Saigon with out spending time with Adam and doing this tour. Adam and his experienced drivers collected myself, husband and 14yro son from our hotel and took time to explain the tour before hopping on our bikes. We had been... More

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SaigonUnseen, Owner at Saigon Unseen, responded to this review

shelremi, thanks for writing a review! Great to hear you had fun out there with Adam, who is a great photographer and fab teacher! Hopefully we'll see you back in Saigon sometime soon! Cheers, Adam @ Saigon Unseen More

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