FULL DAY CITY AND CHINA TOWN

FULL DAY CITY AND CHINA TOWN

Tour code:
03
Country:
VIETNAM
Router:
Ho Chi Minh - Full day City tour & China Town
Itinerary:
Full Day (7 hours)
Morning: City Tour
Lunch

Drive through the city centre along the French built tree-lined boulevards, public gardens, old ochre coloured buildings and modern sky scrapers to the Reunification Palace. The Palace was built on the grounds of the former Norodom Palace, the official residence of the former French Governor Generals. After independence from the French, the Saigon regime built the palace for the President. Continue to the nearby War Museum displaying relics of military equipment and artifacts, photographs and sketches that document the War with America and the war crimes; the well preserved and imposing Central Post Office; Notre Dame Cathedral and City Hall, a magnificent edifice of French architecture. Spend an hour at the Ben Thanh market –a bazaar of local apparels, silks and textiles, jewelry and precious stones, souvenirs, a wet market with a deluge of tasty tropical fruits, preserved snacks and candies and home utensils. 

 

Afternoon: China Town
Lunch will be a Vietnamese fare at a local restaurant, an introduction to tasty and fine Vietnamese cuisine. After lunch, we drive to good old Chinatown, reputed to have a population of 4 millions e former French Governor Generals. A half-day familiarization tour of China Town (Cho Lon) – a district where most Vietnamese-Chinese live and do their wholesale, import/export, food and service businesses.  Visits include the Thien Hau Temple, and Binh Tay Market to see how a business is conducted in a wholesale market 
     - English-speaking guide
     - Transfer round trip by air-conditioned private car with a bottle of water and towel face
     - Experience the culture, history and everyday life of bustling Ho Chi Minh City 
     - Bargain for souvenirs, clothing and gifts at the Ben Thanh Market 
     - See examples of Saigon's French colonial period with visits War Remnants Museum, the Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, General Post Office and Opera house 
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1 pax 2 pax 3 - 5 pax 6 - 9 pax      
$131 $82 $66 $52      
For group from 10pax, please contact us for the best rate
INCLUSIONS:
* Hotel pick-up and drop-off
* Transfer by air-conditional car      
* Lunch at Vietnamese restaurant
* Entrance fee
* English speaking guide
* Tours and activities as stated above
EXCLUSIONS:
* Extra food and beverages
* Tips and personal expenses
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