The Story of Saigon Tour is a great way to discover the fascinating history and culture of Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon. This intriguing day tour is informative with experienced tour guides sharing their knowledge in an engaging manner.
The tour starts at the War Remnants Museum where you can discover the tragic and fascinating stories of the Vietnam War through displays and presentations of military craft and photographs. From there the tour moves onto the Reunification Palace which marks the location of the end of the Vietnam War when the North Vietnamese Army conquered this South Vietnamese government complex.
The Story of Saigon Tour also visits the Central Post Office which was designed and constructed by the famous architect Gustave Eiffel. Behind the post office lies a popular wedding photography landmark, the Notre Dame Cathedral. The French colonisation of the 1800's is quite evident in Ho Chi Minh City's architecture and buildings.
After a walk down Dong Khoi Street you will arrive at the Saigon Opera House and learn of it's amazing history and uses over time. The Story of Saigon Tour finishes with a speedboat trip along the city's ancient canals. This is an excellent introduction to Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City for your next Vietnam holiday.
Departs: 1.00pm Ho Chi Minh City accommodation
Returns: approximately 5.00pm.
Children: are charged at the adult rate
Note: Tour requires minimum 2 people to operate
Operated by: Buffalo Tours