Saigon city highlights
- Visit most of the top attractions of Saigon including Cathedral, Central Post Office, War Museum, etc.
- Sneak into a small local coffee shop hidden in an old apartment to experience how the coffee culture of Saigonese is changing.
Saigon – a sleepless young city with over eight million inhabitants – is an important commercial center of Vietnam. The modern Saigon still retains its splendid moment with the historic landmarks. Enjoy a city tour to admire Saigon’s historic landmarks including the Notre Dame Cathedral, a red brick edifice with twin spires based on the original construction from Paris (outside visit only due to restoration process). Then walk across the square to the Central Post Office designed by the famous French architect, Gustave Eiffel. Opportunity to meet the 70-year-old man who has spent half of his life helping people to write letter (subject to his availability due to his health condition). Continue to Emperor Jade Pagoda, also known as Tortoise Pagoda, is one of the five most important shrines of the city. Then stretch your leg in a hidden coffee shop located in a nearly-hundred-year-old apartment in downtown, get your mind away from the hustle outside to admire the apartment’s unique architecture and quiet atmosphere.
- Availability: Morning, Afternoon
- Suggested time: 08:30, 13:00
- Duration: 4 hours
- Private transfer
- English speaking guide
- Entrance fee
- Water and tissue.