The best way to get to know this lively city is by foot. The Ben Thanh Market is a feast for the senses. Contemplate the colourful Marriamman Hindu Temple. Find just about anything in Flea Market street. Tempt the tastebuds at the Nhu Lan Baker shop and discover the traditions and customs in a small Chinese alley.
Half day tour $28p.p. (minimum: 2 people)
A day in the life of China Town
Chinese culture has influenced Vietnamese society for centuries. Experience it fi rst-hand on this tour through Chinatown. Light some incense at the Thien Hau Pagoda, visit traditional Chinese herbalists, the famous silk shops and meet kids at a local Chinese school.
Half day tour $78p.p. Incl. lunch (minimum: 2 people)
Cu Chi Tunnels
Easing your way into the underground world of these tunnels is an unforgettable experience. Built by the Viet Cong during the 60s, this amazing network of tunnels extended up to 250kms at the height of the war and is now one of Vietnam’s most visited sites.
Full day tour $66p.p. Incl. lunch (minimum: 2 people)
Travel to My Tho and navigate its maze of waterways by motor and paddle boats. Sample tropical fruits at a local orchard, visit a family-run coconut candy business, bee farm and try your hand at making rice paper. Lunch includes Elephant Ear fish, a local speciality.
Full day tour $95p.p. Incl. lunch (minimum: 2 people)