Located in Chinatown, Thien Hau Temple is widely considered the most beautiful in the city!After visiting this legendary temple, we will head to the city center to visit the the fascinating War Remnants Museum. This will be an emotionally hard-hitting experience given the graphic content of the museum. Yet, it will be a valuable stop for anybody wishing to learn more about different perspectives surrounding the Vietnam War and its continuing effects today.
After the museum, we’ll take a well earned rest and enjoy a delicious lunch at a popular Phở restaurant. After we’ve fuelled up on this delicious local dishes, it’s off to our first stop of the afternoon which will be the Reunification Palace. Here you’ll learn all about its important place in Vietnamese history.
Our next stop will be the famous Notre Dame Cathedral and Central Post Office. Your knowledgeable guide will explain all the history behind these two incredible buildings. Next, we’ll head to the historic CIA building where the last U.S Helicopter flew out of Saigon in 1975. You’ll learn all about the story of the last U.S Operation, Frequent Wind. Then we’ll drive you past more HCMC highlights: Opera House, Hotel Continental, Rex Hotel, City Hall and mighty Bitexco.
Ben Thanh market is a must spot to understand the local market cultures. It is good for either window shopping or practicing your bargain skills. After this busy place, time to have a “happy-ending” to enjoy an included happy-hour cocktail and a stunning view from a rooftop bar before dropping you off at your accommodation.