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CITY HIGHLIGHTS + HIDDEN GEMS BY SCOOTER

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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.

    HIGHLIGHTS
    - 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
    -Pet Market
    -Vietnamese Coffee or Fresh Coconut Water Fruit
    -Cao Dai temple (Unique Vietnamese Architecture)
    -Motorbike Parts Market
    -Electronics Market
    -Fruit Market
    -Chinatown
    -Fabric Street
    -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
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    War Remnants Museum, 28 Võ Văn Tần, Phường 6, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh 700000, Vietnam

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pick you up at the city center or at your hotel . Please message me for more details.
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Ben Thanh Market, Chợ, Lê Lợi, Phường Bến Thành, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 700000, Vietnam
    Inclusions
    • Friendly Tour Guide and English Speaking Guide
    • Motorbike and Fuel
    • Free Pick Up And Drop Off (Only Hotels In District 1 and District 3). Extra from $3 – $5 For Other Districts
    • Accident Insurance
    • High Quality Helmet
    • Entry/Admission - The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument
    • Entry/Admission - Ho Thi Ky Flower Market
    • Entry/Admission - Saigon Adventure
    • Entry/Admission - Ba Thien Hau Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Saigon River
    Exclusions
    • All not mentioned in the itinerary
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed today

    Daisy and Duy paced our tour very comfortably and gave us historic information as well as their local slant on the city. We felt safe on the back of the motor bikes even in peak hour and it’s a tour we will never forget, thank...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked the tour for the ultimate morning of my family trip to Vietnam and was not disappointed. My tour guide and motorcycle driver Daisy spoke very well English and provided many insights during the 4 hours we stayed together. Getting to know a bit...More

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    Letyourlifebeanadven, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Saigon Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Essssther, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words on “City Tour By Scooter” with our tour guides. I would like to send sincere and warm thanks for taking your time with us in Saigon, Vietnam. “City Tour By Scooter” brings...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had such a fabulous time with Thanh, Dat, Canh, Bing, and Tram. I was a little nervous but the we're all excellent drivers. They chatted to us in between the different stops and made sure we were happy and comfortable at all times. They...More

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    Letyourlifebeanadven, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Saigon Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Jochips, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words on “City Tour By Scooter” with our tour guides. I would like to send sincere and warm thanks for taking your time with us in Saigon, Vietnam. “City Tour By Scooter” brings...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I decided over breakfast today that rather than taking a taxi and travelling independently to a couple of the sights in the city, it would be more productive to take a tour instead, and upon reflection, this was the best decision we...More

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    Letyourlifebeanadven, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Saigon Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello ChrisG, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words on “City Tour By Scooter” with our tour guides. I would like to send sincere and warm thanks for taking your time with us in Saigon, Vietnam. “City Tour By Scooter” brings...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My mom and I recently did a tour with Daisy and Sony from Saigon Experience. Our guides were incredibly fun and knowledgable. My mom was apprehensive about riding a scooter but Daisy was such an experienced and reassuring driver. We enjoyed learning how to make...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
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    Letyourlifebeanadven, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Saigon Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello kaybugs, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words on “City Tour By Scooter” with our tour guides. I would like to send sincere and warm thanks for taking your time with us in Saigon, Vietnam. “City Tour By Scooter” brings...More

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    Alice S
    4 May 2019|
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    Response from sherbert60 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi if you go onto the Saigon Adventure website I think you can book for August
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    Minbrt
    3 November 2018|
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    Response from Letyourlifebeanadven | Property representative |
    It lasts 4 hours so it starts at 8:00AM and ends at 12:00PM
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