Visit Local Markets In Style!
Welcome to Ho Chi Minh! Our team will be waiting with name sign at your port to pick you up. Once we reach the city, immerse yourself in local life style with a traditional cyclo ride through the narrow, colourful streets of HCMC. As we make our way through this bustling hub, experience the daily life of the locals. Witness vendors selling colourful materials, fresh fruit and vegetables, and of course the famed Vietnamese street food! An incredible way to experience the best of the city in a short time!
Stop At The War Remnants Museum!
Once we’ve had our fill of the sounds, sights and scents of the city streets, we’ll explore Chinese-influenced Thien Hau Temple. This National Architectural Heritage Site, apart from housing beautiful art pieces and antiquities, gives an important insight into Vietnamese folk religions for locals and tourists alike. Next up, prepare for the emotional impact of the War Remnants Museum. This breathtaking display is like no other war museum. Offering a rare insight into the civilian impact of the Vietnamese-American war, the multi-layered displays are hard-hitting but a must-see. This poignant display is bound to stay with you long after you leave the museum.
Visit One Of Ho Chi Minh´s Most Important Landmarks
Our next stop is Independence Palace. This important landmark in Ho Chi Minh city acts as a fascinating time capsule. The site of the end of the Vietnam War, Independence Palace houses secret rooms, a war bunker, and even the original tanks that were used to seize the palace! Next, we´ll go for a tasty local lunch of famous Pho or Banh Mi. An essential stop on this tour is to make, and enjoy, famous Vietnamese dripping coffee.
Soak Up HCMC´s Skyline
Enjoy a walking tour of all of Ho Chi Minh´s most important sites! The Notre-Dame cathedral and Central Post Office are stunning architectural feats in the centre of the city. From the Post Office, our guide will show you the historic CIA headquarters and tell you the story of the last U.S Helicopter flying out of Saigon in 1975, as well as the last U.S Operation in Vietnam – Frequent Wind. We´ll stroll leisurly along Dong Khoi street to visit the very beautiful Opera House and City Hall.
Our final, optional stop will allow you to soak up the incredible Ho Chi Minh skyline with signature cocktails or local beer. Level 23 Signature offers breathtaking views over the entire city. Sip your drink and take in incredible views before our guide drops you back to port in plenty of time for your departure.