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Back of the Bike Tours

3189 Pham The Hien Street, Ward.7, District 8, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 93 504 69 10
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Motorbikes and Vietnamese Street Food, what more can you ask for? Here at Back Of The Bike we have been, tasting, researching, and recording all of... more » Owner description: Motorbikes and Vietnamese Street Food, what more can you ask for? Here at Back Of The Bike we have been, tasting, researching, and recording all of the best street food in Ho Chi Minh City. We offer you the chance to experience Saigon comfortably and safely on the back of our bikes. Our local, knowledgable and English speaking guides offer you the chance to indulge yourself in our favorite spots for a truly cultural immersive experience. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

I would like to congratulate you on an extraordinary tour. Thao and Tuan were my guides and I can honestly say that I will be recommending your program to as many people as I know. (We are currently living in Hanoi). The service, Thao’s knowledge, dedication, personality and food choices were extraordinary. I wish you all the best for continued... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

26 August 2014 - Started tour from hotel at 7.55am and folded into the peak hour traffic with ease. Felt very safe despite the lack of lanes and close proximity of other bikes - they have been doing this all their life and it seems to work. Our guides, Hoa and Te, were very friendly and knowledgeable. Had a ball... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We did the city tour starting from 1pm, got picked up from our hotel and driven around Ho Chi Minh. We saw some amazing sites, had lunch (which was the best pho I have ever eaten!!) visited a pagoda and went to a market. However, the best thing about this tour were the girls who were our tour guides. It... More

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Rabat, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a fabulous way to see and taste your way around Ho Chi Minh City. Our three children have declared this one of the highlights of our 6 week trip around SE Asia! The group of ladies and young men who picked us up were punctual, informative, friendly and made such an effort to make sure everyone was comfortable, safe... More

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Fredrick W, General Manager at Back of the Bike Tours, responded to this review

Hello WendyT67, We are happy to hear that you children had such a great time with us! Thanks for your review of our tours. We will be sure to re-post this for our employees to read all of the great things that you have mentioned about them. If you are in Ho Chi Minh City again, don't hesitate to contact... More

Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Myself, my hubby, sister-in-law, and cousin did the night street food tour back in April. We only stayed in HCM for 2 nights, but this tour was definitely the highlight of our trip and something we still talk about and recommend to others. The team who picked us up and escorted us around town were friendly, knowledgable, and fun! All... More

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Fredrick W, General Manager at Back of the Bike Tours, responded to this review

Hello LaDolceVitra, It brings a smile to my face to hear that you are still talking about your experience with us months after :) It seems that you have really enjoyed the aspects of our tour that we work hard to bring to travelers in Vietnam. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kindest Regards, Fredrick Wilson More

bay of islands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

we went on 3rd august 2014 they picked us up at hotel and took us two aleast 7 diffirent place it was so good, our guides were young varsity student who were very informative , and good at their job, we recommend this company

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Augsburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

we did the 1pm food tour a week ago and could not have been more pleased. the girls are fantastic, fluent in english, fun and very safe drivers. you get to see a lot more of ho chi minh city than just district 1. the food is very good, after two weeks of vietnam we hadnt had any of this... More

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Sacramento, California
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6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This will meet and exceed your expectations. There were only two of us on this tour so it felt like a private show. We've seen different parts of town we would never see otherwise. The guides were very knowledgable. They spoke very good English and gave us insight in a lot of salient cultural aspects of his beautiful country. I... More

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Ballina, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We had the most amazing and informative morning on our tour around Saigon. We felt safe every second and the girls and Ni were so interesting and friendly. I recommend this experience to one and all.

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Fredrick W, General Manager at Back of the Bike Tours, responded to this review

Hello, It was a pleasure for us to get to meet the both of you as well. I was able to have the pleasure to take your husband and you out onto the Chef Tour later that evening and it was a fantastic time from our end as well. After the tour, I was able to speak to the girls... More

New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

You get to experience the delicious food from all different districts on back of a motorbike. The food is excellent and the guides are fun and excellent drivers.

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