Ho Chi Minh City guided discovery tour
Activities

Ho Chi Minh City guided discovery tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Check out all the major Ho Chi Minh City sights like Saigon Opera House, Notre Dame Cathedral, General Post Office, and Reunification Palace
  • See war relics at the War Remnants Museum and visit Thien Hau Temple
  • Enjoy a delicious and traditional local lunch of Pho (Vietnamese noodle soup)
  • Join a small group of a maximum of 12 people or choose the private option for a more intimate experience with your friends
What to expect

Join a local guide to gain fun and fascinating insight into the history and culture of Ho Chi Minh City. This full-day tour covers a lot of ground: museums, monuments, a temple, and the everyday mayhem of the busy city streets!

You'll start the tour by checking out some of the major Ho Chi Minh sights like the Opera House, the General Post Office and Notre Dame Cathedral, built by the French during the colonial era. Then, you'll head to the Reunification Palace and to the War Remnants Museum. The museum was originally opened in 1975 and displays old military equipment and other items from the Vietnam War. In the courtyard, you will find some larger exhibits including an F5A fighter and a UH1-Huey helicopter. You’ll then enjoy a traditional Pho - or noodle soup - before making your way to Chinatown passing through the fascinating back streets near Cho Lon, one of the busiest commercial districts of Ho Chi Minh City. From there, you'll pay a visit to Thien Hau Temple before ending your tour in downtown Ho Chi Minh.

To take your experience to the next level you can choose to have a private guide, just for you and your group! Simply select the option you prefer at checkout.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Guided 6-hour group or private tour (depending on the option selected)
    • Entrance fees to the War Remnants Museum and Reunification Palace
    • Local "Pho" lunch (noodle soup)
    • One local tea
    • Return transportation as indicated
    What's not included
    • Items of a personal nature
    • Gratuities for drivers or guide
    Where
    Meeting point:
    • Group tour: please meet your guide at the front entrance of the Saigon Opera House, Dong Khoi St, District 1 (intersection of Le Loi St).
    • Private tour: pick up at centrally located hotels in Ho Chi Minh City. Please contact the supplier after booking to confirm exact pickup time and location
    What to remember
    • For the safety of you and other guests, we strongly recommend you bring a mask with you to the tour. Your guide will inform you of the latest government recommendations, and whether a mask is required
    • The guides may ask to collect your contact information at the start of the tour, for contact tracing purposes only
    • The itinerary and routes may be modified to avoid crowds
    • Please refrain from joining the tour if you are experiencing any symptoms associated with Covid-19
    • Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour
    • The private tour requires a minimum group size of two travelers. A solo traveler may still book this private experience but will be charged the base rate for two travelers. The maximum number of participants is 12
    • Please wear modest clothing that covers your shoulders and knees
    • Please notify the provider prior to the tour in case you have any food allergies
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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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 24 hours before the experience begins.

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