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Saigon Hotpot offers free local tour guiding by volunteer students to promote the beauty of Vietnam to the world and create a dynamic environment for self-development of the local students. Welcome to Ho Chi Minh city.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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+84 165 601 4281
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The home hosted meal was a wonderful experience. All of the students are hard working and personable. Meeting a family and hearing about their lives is an experience which cannot be matched - cannot be matched at any price !More

2  Thank DavidInFlorida_12
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for supporting Saigon Hotpot by trusting us as a companion and giving us such a generous feedback. It is our pleasure to introduce to you the traditional Vietnamese cuisine and our lifestyle. If you come back to Saigon, please don't hesitate to contact...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the best knowledge of this bustling city of HCM through Saigon Hotpot. Namely the friends: Chris Nguyen, My, Thanh and Kha. Lovely people, humble and very open to bring us around. The email replies are prompt and will arrange to your liking too!...More

2  Thank Joshua F
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking your time to write a feedback for us. It's as a vast encourage for our members to keep working volunteer jobs. We are looking forward to seeing you in Vietnam soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Hieu and he is amazing. We joined the night street food tour to try local foods around Ho Chi Minh city (away from District 1-so cool!). The foods we tried are delicious and we ate and drank like the locals do....More

3  Thank NorthStar25226220552
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for letting us know your thought. I think our guides enjoyed spending with you guys just as much and I hope that Saigon Hotpot brought to you a fascinating image of our city through the local perspectives. I hope that we will see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did a Chinatown tour with Hieu, very nice moment with her, she showed me few China temples and she is very interesting and friendly. We take time to drink cold China drink and finished in Ben Thanh market. Thank you very much Hieu, I...More

1  Thank Compass817841
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for choosing our service. I am glad that you enjoyed spending time with our members. Maybe the next time you visit HCM City, we'll have more time showing you around! Lots and lots of love from Saigon Hotpot ^^

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent our first morning in Saigon with Ha Linh and Thao Linh doing this enjoyable tour. We started with delicious Bahn Mi and Cafe Sua Da for breakfast in a fascinating 80 year old coffee shop, and ended with Pork and Broken Rice (and...More

1  Thank jodeedoo1
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely response. We were encouraged a lot for your comment and we hope you fully enjoyed the tour. We found this really motivated, we will keep on working hard to make it better. Once again, thank you for choosing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had amazing tour guides named Hieu and Ms. Nhung. They were very informative and all around great people who were interested in my friends and I as well as showed a great love for their city. I enjoyed conversing with them and learning so...More

1  Thank pgibz
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for supporting Saigon Hotpot by trusting us as a companion and giving us such a generous feedback. I will pass your kind words to the guide. We are looking forward to seeing you next time in Saigon.

Reviewed 6 October 2018

My friends and I had a fantastic tour with a Saigon Hotpot tour guide. It was a tour to many places to eat. It began in the morning at 8:00am and lasted until 12 noon. We visited numerous historic places in Ho Chi Minh city....More

1  Thank yvr1
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to write a positive feedback. We are delighted to know that our service satisfied you and your friends. Hope you will come back Vietnam soon!

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

What better way to discover the local history, tradition,food etc if not with the locals themselves. Found out abt saigonhotpot thru tripadvisor and am so glad we did. We had 2 college girls who were so friendly and earnest in wanting to show us around...More

1  Thank Malini S
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience. It is our pleasure to introduce to you the traditional Vietnamese cuisine and our lifestyle. If you come back to Saigon, please don't hesitate to contact us soon.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

We were fortunate to book a last minute city tour with Saigon Hotpot. Our guide was Tram. She assisted with our itinerary and we spent most of the day together visiting sites including The Independence Palace and War Remnants Museum. Tram was knowledgeable and curious...More

1  Thank Cresno
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for supporting Saigon Hotpot by trusting us as a companion and giving us such a generous feedback. I will pass your kind words to the guide. As a non-profit organization, our efforts in bringing the best tours to people around the world have...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Unforgettable Saigon tour experience with Minh Thu Le my local companion from Saigon Hotpot, city tour on 26/9/2018 She is very nice and have good knowledge about history and culture of Vietnam. It was definitely a good way for me to know more about Vietnam....More

1  Thank Adventurer821576
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you very much for touring with us. Your review was very encouraging for us to continue the volunteer. We are really looking forward to seeing you and your son again.

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jenniUk
21 July 2018|
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Hi Jenni! Sorry for the late reply. We truly appreciate your contribution to help us grow and develop. It could be in any types: money, items or special gifts. The donation is up to your evaluation on our tour guide and the... More
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mfogarty2018
7 July 2018|
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I don't think they will pick you up at the airport. Usually, you meet somewhere downtown. We flew in the same day as our tour, and found a car service at the airport. We didn't have to arrange that in advance. There were... More
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43emirm
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Response from F3209FKtonyb | Reviewed this property |
Taxi fare to some spots of interest. Depends on your budget and walking ability. The entry rate is cheaper for the guides as students at the attractions. And I did treat my guides to a coffee. Plus whatever snacks or meals... More
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