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Full-Day Bike Tour of Ho Chi Minh City Including Lunch
"Brief Itinerary:30km cyclingWe’ll start our trip with a ride to Chinatown with stops at Cholon and Binh Tay markets to see locals bartering for wares. We’ll also stop off at the Thien Hau temple which was built in the early 19th Century in dedication to Thien Hau the goddess of seafarers. Then we’ll stop at a local café for a coffee to watch the hectic pace of life pass by in Ho Chi Minh City.Following our market visit we’ll enjoy a traditional lunch of ""pho"" or other Vietnamese cuisine.Afterward we’ll ride to visit some famous HCMC landmarks. Our first stop will be to visit the War Remnants Museum which was originally opened in September 1975; it displays old military equipment and other related items from the Vietnam War. In the courtyard
From $91.00
 
Saigon Streets of Chinatown Morning Tour
"Start your journey of the alluring and dynamic Cho Lon District - Cho Lon meaning ""big market"" - at the gateway to the iconic Binh Tay Market famed for its warren of food stands and grand Sino-French archi-tecture. Here we learn about the day-to-day lifestyles of shop keepers who spend their days selling fruit and vegetables to local residents within this bustling commercial melee. We then walk further on for a stop at a local coffee shop and a cup of traditional caphe sua da. This unique local blend of strong black c condensed milk and ice is considered one of the tastiest cups of coffee in all of Asia that's at its best in the heart of District 5.Sample a few exotic fruits with your iced coffee before heading onwards through the district's chaotic backstreet this time on board a traditional tricycle taxi called a cyclo. Pass by shops selling anything from spare motorbike parts to religious antiques before arriving at the historic Cha Tam Church. It was here that President Diem was seized during the 1963 coup and since played a central role in the city's
From $88.00
 
Private Full Day Tour of Ho Chi Minh City including Lunch
"At 8.30am your tour guide and car will pick you up from your hotel and will start our tour of Ho Chi Minh City. You will get to know its history and culture by stopping at: The Reunification Palace - on April 30th 1975 what the Vietnamese refer to as the 'American War' officially ended when tank number 843 of the North Vietnamese Army crashed through the gates of what was at the time the residence of the President of the Republic of VietnamWar Remnants Museum - formerly known as the Museum of American War Crimes is a poignant display of the futility of war. Some of the black and white photography in the 'Requiem' exhibit is p after the lunch at local restaurant we take you to see Chinatown and the Chinese market Binh Tay. We then move on to Thien Hau Pagoda
From $33.00

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Cholon Mosque

The Cholon Mosque in Saigon's Chinatown is representative of the city's small Malaysian and Indonesian Muslim communities. Built in 1932, the blue and white house of worship is an island of simplistic...
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Things to Do Near Cholon Mosque

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Chinatown

We went to the Cho Binh Tay at 11:30am and left at the Main Bus Stop about 300metres away from Cho Binh Tay at 2pm. It was big...there were 2 floors but we visited only the ground floor as I was...
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Diamond Plaza

Not exactly a classic Saigon landmark, but it's a favorite with expats. Inside is a mall that's indistinguishable from an American mall, until you look closely at the products on the shelves. Upstairs...
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Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine

While I confess I'm in the Minchin school when it comes to 'alternative' medicine, the Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine is worth a trip away from the centre. Set over four floors of an...
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War Remnants Museum

There are lots of reviews of the War Remnants Museum on here and elsewhere, so I was expecting a particularly harrowing and one-sided affair. It wasn't quite like that, perhaps because I was already...
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Cafe Zoom

WHEN YOU WALK AROUND SAIGON YOU REALLY CANT HELP BUT NOTICE THAT THERE IS QUITE A FEW MOTORBIKES IN THIS BUZZING CITY.. THREE MILLION OR THERE ABOUTS !! THE MOTORBIKES ZOOMING AROUND THE CITY IS A...
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Bitexco Financial Tower

I simply love the BHD Cinema Experience. And they have the best Caramel Popcorn in town! Also for girls who love UK Shopping Brands, they have TopShop, TopMan, Warehouse, etc. over here. For a...
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Getting to Cholon Mosque

Address

641 Nguyen Trai Street

Hours

  • Sunday 09:00 to 17:00
    18:00 to 21:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday 00:00 to 23:59

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