The Best of Saigon

Saigon
  100     2     
 Central Post Office, 2 Cong Xa Paris Street, Ben Nghe Ward, Dist. 1
  16h00 every Saturday
 3 km
 2.5 hours

Tour program:

Central Post Office

One of the oldest buildings in Saigon which was built around 1886 – 1891, based on the design of Gustave Eiffel who designed Eiffel Tower.

Saigon Notre Dame Basilica

A red brick edifice with twin spires based on the original construction from Paris, built between 1863 and 1880.

Dong Khoi shopping street

Once known as famous Rue Catinat street which was admired as the Champs Elysee of Saigon during French Colonial.

Saigon Opera House

The elegant Municipal Theatre built in 1898 following the “flamboyant” style of the French 3rd Republic.

The People’s Committee

Built in 1898 and was put into use in 1909. It was designed by Gardes who is a famous French architecture.

Ben Thanh market

An absolute must-visit market built in 1870, always bustling with hundreds of stores and thousands of trading goods, including souvenir, clothing, food and drinks.

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Hotline

Saigon: +84 938 30 12 16
Danang: +84 905 17 33 31
Hue: +84 964 109 109

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Tour included:

Vietravel tourguide

Not included

Foods and Drinks

Note

Participants should bring raincoat, sunscreen, drinks. Max number of participants is 20/day

Notable locations along the trip