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Full-Day Hue City and Perfume River Bike Tour
"50km cycling (L)Recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1993 this city is famous for its magnificent architecture. It’s citadel palaces pagodas and royal tombs frame a poetic background of greenery on the banks of the Perfume River. In the morning we’ll cycle to visit the Hue Citadel and Imperial City. Then we’ll bike upstream aside the legendary Perfume River. Along the way Vietnam Bike Tours’ll stop to visit Thien Mu pagoda then continue to the rolling hills of the surrounding countryside where we’ll find the Royal Tombs of the Nguyen Emperors. We’ll take some time to visit Tu Duc and Khai Dinh tombs. After exploring the splendid gardens and ornate architecture of the tombs we’ll return to Hue to end the trip."
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5-Day Vietnam Central Coast Bike Tour from Hue to Nha Trang
"Day 1: Hue - Hoi An 100km cycling (L D)On the first day we’ll drive by bus 18km out of Hue to the coast. There we’ll begin riding off the beaten track for 40km along a picturesque narrow peninsular road from Thuan An Beach to Vinh Loc. We’ll hop on a local ferry to cross an estuary of the Perfume River before re-mounting our bikes on Highway 1. Here we will cycle the first of the day’s three hill climbs. In the evening we’ll check into the hotel in Hoi An
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4-Day Bike Tour from Hue to Hoi An Ancient Town Including My Son Sanctuary
"Day 1: Hue - Da Nang 60km+ cycling (L)Our guide will retrieve you from your hotel in Hue and organize a transfer out of the city. The day’s bike ride will begin at Thuan An beach and head to Cau Hai lagoon where you will see local fishermen and stilt houses on the water. Lunch will either be held as a picnic on the way or at a local restaurant. After lunch we’ll continue riding to Lang Co beach. On the way you’ll cycle up the Hai Van pass and enjoy a scenic view from the summit. Then we’ll continue cycling along the coast to the hotel for our overnight stay in Da Nang.Day 2: Da Nang - Hoi An 45km+ cyclng (B L)In the morning we’ll visit the Cham museum in the city. Then
From $744.00

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motorcycle

motorcycles may very well be the city's main transportation. there are thousands all over the city. there are about 30 motorcycles for every car on the road. and they are everywhere, literally! on...
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cyclo ride

surely a must-try, just make sure you set a price before taking the ride because these drivers really take advantage of tourists. we agreed to pay vnd45,000/pax from our hotel to the Notre Dame...
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Than So Nhat Aiport (Old)

Tan Son Nhat International Airport has its origins in the early 1930s, when the French Colonial government constructed a small unpaved airport, known as Tân Sơn Nhất Airfield in the village...
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Tiger Airways

Ho Chi Minh City is another destination of Tiger Airways. Tiger is a low cost carrier with hub in Singapore. Flights can be as cheap as SGD 49.99 (excl. tax, one way). You have to book online and...
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Flying to Vietnam

Vietnams national airline Vietnam Airlines is a modern airline with modern and new aircraft. They offer both regional and domestic as well as some international destinations. I flew with them from...
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Cyclo

Cyclo (pronounced Cyc-lo), is general quite inexpensive & good mode of travel in Vietnam.Do remember to negotiate prices before jumping into one.My personal feel is cyclo is a...
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Air

Travel by air can be considered the fastest and of course costing the most as compared to train & buses.If you can't stand the numb butt for travel by bus for 12 hours or more, travel by air is the...
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Garuda GA 868 and GA 869

We flew by Garuda from Singapore Changi Airport. Flight time about 1 hour, 27 minutes.Look at that hairline crack (or is it some water marks) on the left wing of the Boeing 737. Took this picture on...
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Leaving on a JetPlane

For departure, get to the airport early. Inadequately staffed, the lines are long at all counters: airliine and immigration. Expect 1-2 hours to get through both. As smartly dressed, mature Americans...
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TRANSPORTATION BY ROAD

To foreigners who come to HCMC at the first time, it could be their nightmare to travel by road here. This is a city of motobikes & scooters and somehow people move on the street as if they are going...
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TRANSPORTATION BY AIR

1. International fightOf course you can take your prefered airline. In this tip, I just want to remind you about departure tax you are requested to pay at Tan Son Nhat Airport, that is US$12. You can...
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Vietnam Airlines

Vietnam Airlines is a good airline to travel with.The male attendants wear white shirts with dark red ties and black pants while the female flight attendants wear the dark red 'Ao Dai' I travelled...
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Taxi

Taxi is definitely the best choice after stepping out of airport or train station.I don't think you'll want to catch other mode of transportation (Cyclo or bike) with your heavy backpack on your back....
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Open Tour Bus

Backpacking & travel from Saigon to Hanoi & vice versa is so convenient with Open Bus Tickets.These buses are mostly operated (should i say monopolized) by some big cafes & travel companies with...
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Top Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City

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2 Lam Son Square, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, 84, Vietnam
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19 Lam Son Square, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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242 Tran Binh Trong, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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10A-10B-10C Le Thanh Ton St, Ben Nghe Ward, Dist. 1
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88 Dong Khoi Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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17 Le Duan Blvd, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Top Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City

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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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Ben Thanh Market

I wasn't sure whether to put Ben Thanh market in the tourist trap section. When I went there at night, the main market was closed, but there were many tourist souvenir stalls in the street beside,...
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Out of Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels

The war was ended for a long time, but on annual occasion of 30th April, the whole country recalls the tenacious battle and hardships of the Vietnamese Revolution. On occasion of a long holiday: 30th...
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Mekong Delta

We took a day trip to the Mekong Delta with a private guide (we chose to book the guide who had picked us up at the airport). Our guide was originally from the Mekong Delta, and so had an insider's...
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Reunification Palace

Independence Palace- Reunification Palace is a must- visit tourist attraction in Ho Chi Minh city. The Independence Palace is situated at 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia street, Ben Thanh, district 1, Ho Chi...
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Post Office

This 19th century building is another great example of the legacy of French colonial architecture left in the City. its still an active post office and the inside is as ornate as the outside and not...
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bpacker

"Saigon Saigon !"
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JonnyVN

"Home"
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xuessium

"IMPREXXION: HO CHI MINH CITY"
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SirRichard

"Former Saigon"
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balhannah

"Ho Chi Minh City 29/3/08 - 3/4/08"
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