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Saigon Street Food by Night

Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Printed ticket only
Guided Tour
Meal Included
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  • Eat your way through Saigon (aka Ho Chi Minh City) the way locals do
  • Sample southern Vietnamese cuisine
  • Saigonese coffee and beer
  • See the city at night
What to expect

Saigon's street food scene is nothing short of a food-fans dream. What better way to make the most of your stay here – and stomach space – than having an in-the-know local show you some of the market's must-eats.

Surrounded by the hustle and bustle of local life and the spicy aromas of street stalls, our tasting tour kicks off with some authentic appetisers. Learn how Chinese food slots seamlessly into Vietnamese cuisine as you try dry squid porridge known as chao muc, and xa xui, a Cantonese-style barbecue pork.

We continue with a sample of banh bo banh tieu – a sweet sponge cake that's a firm favourite with children – and a strong cup of Saigonese coffee. Moving on for more magnificent eats, there's barbecue meatballs and rice cakes, deep-fried tofu with lemongrass or salted egg yolk with green chilli, all washed down with an ice-cold Saigon beer. You certainly won't go hungry here.

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What's included
  • Guide
  • Food
  • Snack
  • One coffee or tea
  • One beer or soft drink
What to remember

Transport not included. Meeting point is Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Museum, 97A Pho Duc Chinh Street, District 1

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 month, 2 weeks, 13 hours, 30 minutes before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 1 month, 1 week, 6 days, 13 hours, 30 minutes before, you can still receive a 85 % refund. If you cancel up to 4 weeks, 1 day before, you can still receive a 75 % refund. If you cancel up to 2 weeks before, you can still receive a 50 % refund. If you cancel up to 6 days before, you can still receive a 25 % refund.

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