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Overview
With limited time to take in the sights of Ho Chi Minh City, this half-day tour ensures you make the most of it. Numbers are limited to 15 people, guaranteeing plenty of attention from your guide, and the tour itinerary is full of top attractions, including Reunification Palace, the War Remnants Museum, and the Jade Emperor Pagoda.
Highlights
  • Visit three of Ho Chi Minh City’s top attractions in one tour
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Small group of up to 15 ensures personal attention from your guide
  • Great value: hotel pickup/drop-off and entrance fees included
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel, travel around Ho Chi Minh City by air-conditioned minivan, as your guide explains more about the city’s history and colonial heritage. Spot architectural landmarks, including Notre Dame Cathedral and the Saigon Post Office, and learn why the city changed its name from Saigon to Ho Chi Minh City. Continue to Reunification Palace to discover more about the Fall of Saigon and then visit the War Remnants Museum to learn about Vietnam’s war history. Finally, marvel at the magnificent Jade Emperor Pagoda. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
254 Đường Đề Thám, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Transport by air conditioned minivan
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Mineral water and wet tissue
  • Entry/Admission - Central Post Office
  • Entry/Admission - Emperor Jade Pagoda
  • Entry/Admission - War Remnants Museum
  • Entry/Admission - The Independence Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise preferred departure time in the special requirements
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • War remnants museum exhibits may be too graphic for some travelers.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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ra_cox1 wrote a review Mar 2020
Plymouth, United Kingdom11 contributions4 helpful votes
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Jun our guide gave us a great insight of the sites and the broad history of the Vietnamese people. Seeing all the places was made easy and enjoyable with the tour bus. Well done Jun tqvm 😀
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Date of experience: March 2020
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waltoncmw wrote a review Feb 2020
Preston, United Kingdom5 contributions7 helpful votes
I went on this tour with Lam, who was the tour guide. She is a very warm and friendly lady, and is very knowledgeable about the history of the places I saw. Lovely person and I would certainly be happy to do another tour with her.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Fearless721609 wrote a review Jan 2020
5 contributions1 helpful vote
The guide was well informed and offered great stories to go with the commentary. The driver managed the traffic conditions very well and we got time to see all of the sites stated in the itinerary. The war memorial was very sombre. Seeing the atrocities to the Vietnamese people
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Pam G wrote a review Dec 2019
San Jose, California5 contributions
Great half day tour. I recommend the early tour so you can visit places with least amount of people. Jason was great. Solo traveller and he took amazing photos. Very knowledgeable and even took us to the opera house. Definitely recommended for a visit to Saigon
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Matthew T wrote a review Dec 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
We were taken on the tour by Jason. It was excellent throughout. Jason really goes the extra mile to explain everything about Saigon but also modern Vietnamese life. Our favourite part was the reunification palace. There is amazing access to all of the palace where such
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Key Details
  • Central Post Office, Emperor Jade Pagoda, and 4 more
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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