Tour price: 15 US$
Walking :Reunification Palace, War museum, Ben Thanh market Thien Hau Temple
This half day city tour unravels Saigon’s turbulent past and also provides a glimpse into the fascinating variety the city has to offer.
The Reunification Palace: Here on April 30th 1975 the ‘American War’ officially ended when tank number 843 of the North Vietnamese Army crashed through the gates of what was, at the time the residence of the President of the Republic of Vietnam.
.War Remnants Museum: Formerly known as the Museum of American War Crimes, this is a poignant display of the futility of war.
Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office: Built between 1877 and 1883 this is one of the best examples of classical French colonial architecture.
Ben Thanh Market: This bustling market is very popular with tourists, primarily due to its central location. It has a wide selection of goods ranging from fake Nike shoes to beautiful silk Ao Dais.
Thien Hau Temple: This is the most important temple in Ho Chi Minh City and serves for prayers to the Buddha as well as to the Chinese deity Thien Hau Thanh Mau the goddess of the sea and patron of the sailors. The temple is most richly ornamented
What to take
We suggest a small, lightweight day pack for cameras, spare film, drinking water and comfortable working shoes.
Transfer in air-conditioned vehicle
English speaking guide
All admission fees
Reasonable supply of drinking water
Tips and Gratuities
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