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Stop At: The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument, Corner of Cach Mang Thang Tam & Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street, Ho Chi Minh City 70000 Vietnam
A memorial to the monk who set himself on fire to protest the persecution of Buddhists in Vietnam.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Ho Thi Ky Flower Market, Ho Thi Ky Ward 1, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam
Ho Thi Ky Flower Market is the place which supplies the fresh and beautiful flowers with quite low a price in Ho Chi Minh City such as chrysanthemum, marigold, gerbera, auspicious flower to orchid, rose, sunflower and so on. Flowers are from Dalat, Hanoi and other countries such as Japan, Italy, China… Not only blossoms, but also garment tools and materials are also sold there.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Saigon Adventure, 86/8A Mac Dinh Chi St Dakao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam
Our tour guide will take you to every corner of the city on the back of the scooter, from bustling streets to hidden alleyways, from market to market, from huge ancient apartment to local houses, places that you could never want to wander into on your own because of its complex formation and see the contrast of 6 different districts (Districts 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10) in your astonishment. Enjoy an incredible cup of true Saigonese Filter Coffee (learn how to make it in our own way) or Fresh Coconut Water Fruit, then come back home and tell the tales about your incredible experiences to your friends and family.
Saigon Unseen will focus on providing a variety of what Ho Chi Minh City has to offer in different local areas. From the beautiful Saigon River to local alleyways where Vietnamese families work, live and play; then from the famous Chinatown - the biggest and oldest in the world – where you will find out more about the traditional value of mixed cultures lifestyle in Saigon to the temples of hundred years to learn so much more about the beliefs and religions of this magical land.
We will finish off our tour with a traditional Vietnamese dish, which is a great choice and promises to end your great tour in a fabulous way.
- An Excited Experience On The Back Of The Scooter
-Nguyen Thien Thuat Oldest And Huge Apartment Complex
- Panorama View Of Saigon's Contrast From Nguyen Bieu Bridge
- Six Saigon's Colourful Districts and Hidden Alleyways
- Plenty Of Local Markets With Hundred Kinds Of Trade Goods
- Thien Hau Oldest Temple In Real Chinatown (Practice To Burn Incense )
-The Biggest Wholesale Flower Market in Ho Chi Minh City
-Vietnamese Coffee or Fresh Coconut Water Fruit
-Cao Dai temple (Unique Vietnamese Architecture)
-Motorbike Parts Market
-Saigon River - Stilt Houses Observation
-Lunch/ Dinner (Beef Noodle Soup)
*** Options available for vegetarians and those with dietary restrictions ***
Duration: 4 hours
Stop At: Ba Thien Hau Temple, 710 Nguyen Trai Cho Lon, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
Ba Thien Hau Temple in Saigon is a Buddhist temple dedicated to the Chinese sea goddess, Mazu. It’s believed that she protects and rescues ships and people on the sea by flying around on a mat or cloud. Mazuism is connected with traditions and beliefs from both Taoism and Buddhism. Mazuism is therefore an incorporation of different aspects and traditions which have merged to form a new belief. You will find this temple in ‘Cholon’ (Chinatown) in District 5, which is roughly a twenty minute drive from the city centre.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Saigon River, Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
As time passed, the Saigon River became an integral part of the rich culture of Gia Định (a former name of what is now Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon). Here is an insider’s guide to the Saigon River for those curious souls who want to know more about this historical river and how to take advantage of its many features.
Duration: 10 minutes