Discover both new and old Saigon
From the 1954 to 1975, Saigon was the capital of South Vietnam. Since July, 1976, Vietnam has been a unified country under the communist regime. Saigon was renamed Ho Chi Minh city. Nowadays, Ho Chi Minh city is the center for economy, education and commerce in Vietnam.
**Note: This tour is for pick up and drop off at Phu My Port. The distance between Phu My port and the center of Saigon city is about 70 km (about 1 hour and 20 minute drive).
I am here to assist you with any inquiries. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
The driver and I will meet you at Phu My port gate with a sign bearing your name. The Phu My port gate is 8 to 15 minute walk from the ship. Then we will transfer you to Saigon city where you will see the sites listed below;
•The pagoda, the museum, some famous highlights of the city, the old US embassy( now the US general consulate), the roof of an apartment building from where the last helicopter picked up evacuees the day before the fall of Saigon, the local market and the new urban area of Saigon. If you wish to have lunch, I can take you to a place where you can dine on delicious Vietnamese food at a reasonable price. We can also stop at a free Wi-fi internet coffee shop if you desire light refreshments.
For me, the most important thing is your satisfaction. I am flexible with my itinerary and will show you the places that interest you most. It is the REAL Saigon experience! A tour to remember.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Suggested by Guide: This tour will begin at Phu My port, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, Vietnam.
Duration: 8 hours 30 min.
Arrival and departure time of your cruise ship as well as unforeseen circumstances (e.g heavy traffic, poor weather) may affect your tour duration and activities. However, we will ensure that you are back in time for your departure.
1 - 3 passengers - (7 seater car)
4 - 10 passengers - (16 seater minibus)
All vehicles have A/C.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 USD - Buy souvenirs, have lunch or personal expenses.
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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We just completed our excellent tour today with Khoa from Phu My to Saigon. This was beyond our expectations full of local experiences as well as the highlight "must see" sights. A 5 star experience for sure and one we will remember forever. Thank you for welcoming us to your country with your very personal tour.