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❤️Best Street Foods+Motorbike w/ Student
Warning: We will not take you to tourist places. all the eateries are authentic local Vietnamese street foods. You may be the only tourists there. Your safety is our first priority! You will be driven by good and safe driver with Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) Everything is included in the price: Motorbike drive, food, drink, private guide We will pick you up by motorbike at your accommodation then walk, eat and explore deeply to Saigon's nightlife through the craziness of Saigon's traffic Let's do the 8 must-do to immerse yourself to local culture. -Must do 1 #Driving through the maze system of Saigon Back alleys -Must do 2 #Banh Xeo- Vietnamese Savory Crispy Pancake: crispy pancake with a lot of flavour from herbs and sauce -Must do 3 #Bun Thit Nuong-Grilled Pork With Rice Noodle: most famous southern dish -Must do 4 #Banh Cuon: Steamed rice roll: Time to make some steamed roll with minced pork and mushroom -Must do 5 #Chuoi Nuong- Grilled Banana with coconut milk: a bit sweet and salty of of tropical fruits and coconut milk sauce -Must do 6 #Bun Bo Hue- Vietnamese beef noodle soup. Time to try the famous broth that they have spent decades with -Must do 7 #Drink what local drink -Must do 8 #Dessert: coconut ice cream or flan with caramel? -Number 9 #Surprise! Note: the plan could be slightly changed according to the food stall Other things to note -Please give address for free pick up in Dist 1,3&4. If you stay outside we can pick you up with some extra fee -Message me if you do not see availability. -The tour is only for guests who is less than 110kg (242lb). If you're 90-110kg (198-242lb) please let me know
The Top Rated Street Food Tour By Motorbike
My food-tasting experience is now Top 1 in Asian on Airbnb and All authentic local street foods verified by Lonely Planet website. You'll taste 10 dishes in this recommended food list: 1. "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique papaya salad mixed with black beef jerky is reviewed by Best Ever Food Review Show 2. "Bánh Xèo" - Mekong pancake style served with vegetables and fish sauce 3. "Bánh Cuốn" - steamed roll with minced pork and mushroom served with local herbs 4. "Bánh Khọt" - Small crispy Saigon pancakes with guaranteed flavorful explosion 5. "Dừa Tắc" - An unique coconut juice mixed with pineapple or kumquat jam 6. "Bún Bò Huế" - A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup (100% Hue original taste) 7. "Bánh Tráng Nướng" - Vietnamese pizza is a good mix of melted butter, cheese, egg and sausage 8. "Chuối Nướng" - Grilled banana served with creamy coconut milk 9. Enjoy and drink Saigon beer 10. "Chè" Vietnamese sweet soup or Flan Cake With Coconut Milk *not touristy places, you may be the only tourist there. All the eateries have Government Safe Food Certificate. The tour can be also customized for Vegan or any food restrictions. Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -10+ dishes included -You'll be back of motorbike -Helmet and Poncho -Tea & non-alcoholic drinks -Local Beer -Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$)
Private Local Street Food Walking Tour In Ho Chi Minh
Hop on this four-hour tour, and you’ll get to sink into 10 authentic street Vietnamese dishes-all from fresh locally owned eateries you won’t read about in the guidebooks. - You'll be picked up by taxi (included in package) at your Hotel/Airbnb. Recommended food list: 1. "Bánh Xèo" The Mekong style pancake with a lot of fresh vegetables 2. "Bún Bò Huế": A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup (100% Hue original taste) 3. "Bò nướng sả" Khmer secret recipe for lemongrass grilled mice beef 4. "Bánh Cuốn": Fresh spring rolls with minced pork filling and local herbs 5. Vietnamese pizza: a good combination of melted butter, cheese, egg and Vietnamese sausage 6. "Sake Chiên" Fried bread fruits in Khmer market 7. "Bánh Mì": The Vietnamese most well-known baguette in the world with Vietnamese sausage, butter, meat,.. in local way 8. "Chuối Nướng": Grilled bananas with silky coconut milk 9. "Chèn Mâm": Local Vietnamese sweet soup as desserts 10. Enjoy and drink local beer *minimum booking is at least 2pax All local Vietnamese street food-stalls have Government Safe Food Certificate. Tour can be also customized for Vegans or any food restrictions *Inclusions: - Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation by car (district 1,3 and 4) -All dishes mentioned -Iced tea at each stops -Non-alcoholic drinks -Saigon beer -Accident Insurance (up to 5000$)
Ten-Tastings Street Food Tour With Local Students
My food-tasting has been honored on KBS World TV, Korea. Enjoy a selection of 10 food and drink tastings hand-picked by local. From yummy must-tries like Saigon beer to unique dishes typical of the city such as Bún Thịt Nướng, here is my recommended food list: 1. "Bún Thịt Nướng": Grilled bbq pork with sweet fish sauce 2. "Dừa Tắc" - An unique coconut juice mixed with pineapple or kumquat jam 3. "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique papaya salad mixed with black beef jerky is local student's favourite snacks 4. "Bánh Xèo": Mekong pancake style served with local vegetables and fish sauce 5. "Bánh Khọt" - Small crispy Saigon pancakes with guaranteed flavorful explosion 6. "Bún Bò Huế" - A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup 7. "Vietnamese Pizza" A blend of melted butter, cheese, egg and Vietnamese sausage 8. Grilled banana served with creamy coconut milk 9. Iced cold sugar cane juice 10. Enjoy and drink local beer *7% discount with 3pax *one guide with on guest (separate motorbike) All the eateries are authentic local Vietnamese street food-stalls which have Government Safe Food Certificate. The tour can be also customized for Vegans Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -All 10 dishes mentioned above are included -Local Beer -Tea & Non-alcoholic drinks -Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) -Helmet and Poncho
Vietnam coffee journey-What local drink
- 2 hours with 3 interesting rounds: Black, White and Egg - Cà phê Đen, Cà phê Sữa đá & Cà phê Trứng - Each round includes history, making, tasting and comparison between traditional style vs. modern style. - Tasting and tasting, you'll try different drinks/styles of Vietnamese coffee - Tips and recipes for brewing these yummies by your self - Informative but concise, all about Vietnamese coffee only, no commercial or specialty biased view. - We don't do classes or teaching, but you'll understand how brewing methods / instruments bring out each style characteristic scientifically; not just people do this and get that. - After all, an overall image of the coffee that Vietnamese drink, then and now. Other things to note English communication only. We can start any time from 7am-3pm for groups from 2 pax. Just message me to arrange convenient time to adapt your plan!

Explore local traditions

Saigon History & Sightseeing By Scooter
Hop on a motorbike—like the locals—for a deep dive into Saigon’s culture. Following me, you’ll see how the city changes across its districts, from the well-to-do Districts 1, and 3 to the downtown vibes of District 10 from flower markets and small alleyways to China Town, the famous city post office, and more. You’ll even stop for coffee, peeking in the secret weapons cellar used during the Vietnam War. 1. I will take you to some main unique sites in the heart of the city such as Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, and Independent Palace. Learning the history of these colonial buildings under name of Saigon was the capital of the French colony. 2. Discover some historical points that are a bit off the beaten path in District 3. We visit a Memorial Monument Thich Quang Duc, historical buildings, and see a secret underground WEAPONS CELLAR of the VC army. In this weapon house, you will try a cup of Coffee. 3. Continuing to explore the local district 10 which is famous for the most significant wholesale flower market and an outdoor street food market. It is time for filling up your stomach with delicacy food and local drinks 4. Visiting the Cho Lon - China town in districts 5 and 6, you will be blessed with one of the oldest and most fascinating TEMPLES and zipping around through the buzzing silk street and lanterns street of this colorful, incredible Chinatown.
Explore Secret Spots with Four Unique Coffees and Breakfast
A cup of coffee is always the Saigonese’s choice when starting a conversation. Coffee is associated with the development of the "Pearl of the Far East". My experience will tell you a profound cultural story through each route we pass. What we do: 1. We will take you to the Cho Lon area and the first stop will be a famous Chinese cafe. You will understand the life of working people in Saigon before 1945 through interested historical stories and explore the local market. 2. The second stop is a place where people of Saigon origin live and explore the oldest apartment building in Saigon. 3. After going to the famous "fancy" Saigonese coffee shop, we will tell you about how the Saigon natives entertain in their spare time and the history of this city during the French colonial period. 4. A special thing in my experience, everyone attending will be watching local baristas perform coffee making with Nel Drip. List of coffees includes: 1. "Cà phê trứng" or egg coffee is truly a distinctive drink in Hanoi. 2. "Cà phê bơ" or Butter coffee is the Signature coffee at the oldest coffee shop in Saigon. 3. "Bac xiu" is a Chinese expression used mostly by people living there. 4. "Cà phê đen" with the taste looks like WINE. Highlights: - Great English Speaking tour guide. - High - quality helmet. - Vehicle insurance. - FREE Pick up and drop off (district 1,3,4).
Saigon Unseen with Coffee and Fruit by Scooters
#Hold it tight! On this scooter adventure, we'll head to: 1.Thich Quang Duc Monument:In this MEETING POINT, you'll understand more about the Vietnamese history through the story about the burning monk 2.The Oldest Apartment Area:Next, we'll walk around this amazing area to see the authentic life in the city 3.Ho Thi Ky Flower Market:In the third place, we'll visit the biggest Flower Market of Saigon and the Cambodian Market 4.The Local Coffee Shop:Then, you’ll learn to MAKE your own CUP OF COFFEE with filter as well as sharing stories with our local students 5.The local Fruit Market and Wet Market:After that, you’ll practice some useful Vietnamese to buy your own FRUIT in here 6.The oldest Temple of the China Town:We'll next weave through District 5 to discover the ancient Temple and the Chinese community in Saigon 7.The ten-thousand-Buddha Pagoda:In the LAST STOP, we'll immerse ourselves in this hidden Pagoda with thousands of buddha statues #We'll also PASS BY COUNTLESS MARKETS, ALLEYS in 5 different Districts of Saigon(3, 10, 5, 11, 6) like:Electronics, Fabric, Motorbike Market,.. *SAFETY FIRST:My co-hosts are local students who are excellent licensed drivers, well-trained and fluent in english *NOTES:The Small-Group Tour starts at 8:00AM or 1:00PM. You can book for PRIVATE OPTION too. Message me by my Whatsapp number:+84937483704 for a quick respond
Ho Chi Minh City Private Street Food Motorbike Tours
Would you like to discover the local lifestyle within 4 hours? Or do you want a private tour that you can enjoy all tours with your family or your friends? Our tour guide will pick you up and take you to hidden places that travelers have not discovered before by themselves. This tour is designed for you to dive into authentic Saigon’s lifestyle and taste 3-4 special food that has a government “safe food certificate”. This is recommended food and some places that you visit: 1. “Bún Thịt Nướng“- Broken Rice With BBQ Pork - Signature Dish In Saigon 2. "Bánh Mì" - The World's Best Sandwich 3. "Bánh Tráng Nướng" - Vietnamese Pizza 4. "Grilled Beef with lemongrass" 5. "Ốc nhồi thịt" - Snails stuffed with pork steamed with lemongrass 6. Dessert with Flan cake, Pannacotta with passion fruit jams, or Yogurt with blueberry jams 7. Cambodia Market - Famous Local Street Food Area 8. Biggest Flower Market In Saigon - Lotus Flower DIY challenge 9. One Of The Oldest Apartment In Saigon – a real local experience 9. Old Gangster Area WHAT'S INCLUDED? • Free hotel pick-up and drop-off (District 1, 3 - some exclusion apply) • High-quality open-faced helmet • All food and drinks, motorbike, fuel– • Pictures from your trip (email to you later) • Raincoat (if needed) • Friendly and professional guides
Floating temple and another part of Saigon
Pick up at your place. Arrives at Phu Chau temple, you will be able to observe hundreds of exquisite small and large dragon statues and various delicate carved statues. Not only is it sacred and famous. Legend says that the temple was built after a fisherman in the area picked up a statue of a goddess who was said to be the statue of the Water Lord. After that, we would move to the o78 years old coffee shop in Hochiminh city with only local people and enjoy the best coffee there Then we would move to the biggest flower market.

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Explore Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Trip
YOUR BEST CUCHI TUNNELS EXPERIENCE ON AIRBNB. THE GROUP SIZE IS A MAXIMUM OF 10 PEOPLE. (private tour available) **Pick up at your hotel and drive to Cu Chi (60km – 1,5 hours). Upon arrival, watch a documentary film about the Vietnam War. **Discover special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms, storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside Cu Chi tunnels meet their basic needs. **Discover many hidden left behind trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels and learn more about the handmade weapon and traps used during the Vietnam War. Seeing huge bomb craters and the mere 10–13 feet thick level of upper soil can support the bearing weight of a 55-ton tank and the explosive damage of bombs left from the war. **Break at the shooting range to shoot some real guns with Ak47, M16, M30, and M60 (shooting fee is paid separately). **Highlight of the trip is to crawl and experience the underground town of Cu Chi Tunnels. This is the best part of the trip when you actually crawl into it to feel what it was like in the war. Guests who have claustrophobia be not afraid of crawling inside, you still can see it from above the ground. **Taste the pandan tea and tapioca (guerilla’s war food) before heading back to Saigon. The trip ends around 2:00 PM for the morning trip and 7:00 PM for the afternoon trip.
Explore Mekong River Delta Day Trip
GUARANTEE NOT TOURISTY - THE GROUP SIZE IS A MAXIMUM OF 10 PEOPLE. (private tour available) -7:00 - 7:30 am | You will be picked up from your Hotel/Airbnb. Along the freeway, you will have a chance to see the beautiful Rice Paddy Fields -10:30am | We will take the boat ride on the Ba Lai River in Ben Tre. The motherland of coconut to understand how the locals not just only have coconut for juice, but for other manufacturers, including coconut candy and coconut oil -11:00am | Cruising to discover the local culture of the South and to see how the locals live their life such as lively activities on waterways by cargo boats, fishing boats, kinds of fish traps, and handicraft factories of coconut process -11:30am | Continue the journey to visit coconut charcoal ovens – make products from coconut shells as active charcoal (a kind of material for battery) -12:30pm | Taking the rowing boat which is paddled by the local people on the amazing beautiful coconut canal in Ben Tre. Hop on a tuk-tuk (cycling is optional) through the coconut grove of the village to see how the locals make sleeping mats -1:30pm | . We will have a set menu of delicious Southern local lunches in the riverside family restaurant. After lunch, you might Relax and keep going by rowing boat on a shady palm tree canal -2:30pm | Boat will ride back to the boat station and head back to Saigon. Finish at 6 PM
Private Vegan Food Tour By Motorbike
This vegan food-tasting experience starts at 1PM & 5:30PM daily (or your request time). Get ready to experience authentic local lifestyle with 9 to 10 dishes in this recommended vegan food list: - "Bún Bò": World's famous Saigon noodles soup customized for Vegan - "Chuối Nướng": Local grilled bananas with creamy coconut milk. - "Dừa Tắc": Coconut juice mixed with kumquat jam - "Gỏi Cuốn": Fresh spring rolls dipping soybean paste sauce - "Gỏi Sen": Lotus salad mixed with fried and fresh tofu and Vegan fish sauce - "Bánh Xèo": Vietnamese savory crispy pancake with guaranteed flavour explosion - "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique vegan papaya salad mixed sweet soy sauce is unlike any food you have had before - Take a cup Local peach tea and wander the biggest flower in town - "Bánh Mì”: Enjoy Vietnamese Baguattee with vegan ingredients -"Chè Mâm": Vietnamese sweet soup as dessert - Enjoy Saigon beer - Seasonal fruits or Fried sweet potato as snack All the eateries have "Government Safe Food Certificate". The tour can be also customized for other food restrictions Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -All above dishes are included -Local Beer -One-on-one transportation with Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) -Helmet and Poncho (if needed) -You'll be back of the motorbike
❤️Private Street Food Tour On Scooter❤️
⭐Local students will take you to all of Vietnamese street foodstalls on scooters at 5:30pm or 1:00PM which is the good time to enjoy a great night in Vietnam. ⭐Almost street foodstalls we chose which have Food Safety and Hygiene license. ⭐We will pick you up by scooter at your hotel/hostel/apartment. - We recommend list of Vietnamese Traditional Tasty Cuisine you should try on our tour: 1. Banh Xeo- Vietnamese Pancake: crispy pancake combines with a lot of flavour from herbs and sauce. 2. Bi Cuon - Spring rice roll: The dish is served by the vegetable and pork with the pineapple sauce 3. Bun Bo - Beef Noodle Soup: The second famous dish in Vietnam with the broth is cooked by local ways 4. Banh Mi - Vietnamese Baguette: The world's most well-known dish in Saigon 5. Nem Bo Nuong Sa - Grilled Beef with Lemongrass: It's traditional dish in the south of Vietnam 6. Banh Trang Cuon - Rolling Rice Paper: The topping are such as boiled egg, salty,...with rice paper and dipped into tamerind sauce 7. Banh Phong Nuong - Grilled Rice Paper: The dish is cutural heritage and you can cook it by yourself focus on the guide 8. Dessert - Cheese Flan Cake With Coconut Milk and Vietnamese Coffee. 9. Suprised All the eateries are authentic local Vietnamese street foodstalls which have a Goverment "Safe Food Cetificate". The tour can be also customized for Vegans Other things to note - Pickup and dropoff at your accommodation by scooter (district 1,3 and 4) -All dishes mentioned -Bottle of water -English speaking tour guide -Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$)
❤️Hidden Gems+Motorbike+Coffee w Student
⭐Warning: We will not take you to the tourist places. That are all local places and you may be the only tourists there for 3-3.5 hours touring on our motorbike. ⭐Discover back alley hidden gems: Sipping famous Viet coffee while having opportunity to ask all questions: history, coffee culture, local lifestyle and culture. ⭐⭐ Your safety is our first priority! You will be driven by good and safe drivers with Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) Our tour schedules in the day time 8.00AM or 2.00PM, but if you want to do it at night (5:30pm-9:00pm) please message me to check availability. We will meet you at the Opera House (or pick up at your hotel if it is in District 1, 4 or 3) then start the tour by our motorbike and on foot. Our tour is flexible, the plan could be slightly changed depending on the time and your needs. 1. LOCAL WET MARKET: walk around the market to see how people sell and buy their groceries and fresh ingredients 2. OLD APARTMENT AREA: we will walk deep to the alleys and places that people live and make money for their life. 3. TEN THOUSAND BUDDHAS PAGODA: then will visit a great designed pagoda by dragons and ten thousand Buddha. 4. MONUMENT OF THE MONK WHO BURNED HIMSELF TO DEATH: The story of a hero 5. LOCAL LIFE THROUGH THE BACK ALLEYS: Get to know life 6. COLORFUL WHOLE FLOWER MARKET 7. LOCAL COFFEE SHOP (day tour) or FOOD EATERIES (night tour) Other things to note Wear comfy clothes Only for guest less than 110kg (242lb). If you're 90-110kg (198-242lb) please let me know Please give me address for free pick up in Dist 1,3 & 4.

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❤️Best Street Foods+Motorbike w/ Student
Warning: We will not take you to tourist places. all the eateries are authentic local Vietnamese street foods. You may be the only tourists there. Your safety is our first priority! You will be driven by good and safe driver with Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) Everything is included in the price: Motorbike drive, food, drink, private guide We will pick you up by motorbike at your accommodation then walk, eat and explore deeply to Saigon's nightlife through the craziness of Saigon's traffic Let's do the 8 must-do to immerse yourself to local culture. -Must do 1 #Driving through the maze system of Saigon Back alleys -Must do 2 #Banh Xeo- Vietnamese Savory Crispy Pancake: crispy pancake with a lot of flavour from herbs and sauce -Must do 3 #Bun Thit Nuong-Grilled Pork With Rice Noodle: most famous southern dish -Must do 4 #Banh Cuon: Steamed rice roll: Time to make some steamed roll with minced pork and mushroom -Must do 5 #Chuoi Nuong- Grilled Banana with coconut milk: a bit sweet and salty of of tropical fruits and coconut milk sauce -Must do 6 #Bun Bo Hue- Vietnamese beef noodle soup. Time to try the famous broth that they have spent decades with -Must do 7 #Drink what local drink -Must do 8 #Dessert: coconut ice cream or flan with caramel? -Number 9 #Surprise! Note: the plan could be slightly changed according to the food stall Other things to note -Please give address for free pick up in Dist 1,3&4. If you stay outside we can pick you up with some extra fee -Message me if you do not see availability. -The tour is only for guests who is less than 110kg (242lb). If you're 90-110kg (198-242lb) please let me know
The Top Rated Street Food Tour By Motorbike
My food-tasting experience is now Top 1 in Asian on Airbnb and All authentic local street foods verified by Lonely Planet website. You'll taste 10 dishes in this recommended food list: 1. "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique papaya salad mixed with black beef jerky is reviewed by Best Ever Food Review Show 2. "Bánh Xèo" - Mekong pancake style served with vegetables and fish sauce 3. "Bánh Cuốn" - steamed roll with minced pork and mushroom served with local herbs 4. "Bánh Khọt" - Small crispy Saigon pancakes with guaranteed flavorful explosion 5. "Dừa Tắc" - An unique coconut juice mixed with pineapple or kumquat jam 6. "Bún Bò Huế" - A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup (100% Hue original taste) 7. "Bánh Tráng Nướng" - Vietnamese pizza is a good mix of melted butter, cheese, egg and sausage 8. "Chuối Nướng" - Grilled banana served with creamy coconut milk 9. Enjoy and drink Saigon beer 10. "Chè" Vietnamese sweet soup or Flan Cake With Coconut Milk *not touristy places, you may be the only tourist there. All the eateries have Government Safe Food Certificate. The tour can be also customized for Vegan or any food restrictions. Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -10+ dishes included -You'll be back of motorbike -Helmet and Poncho -Tea & non-alcoholic drinks -Local Beer -Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$)
Explore Cu Chi Tunnels Half Day Trip
YOUR BEST CUCHI TUNNELS EXPERIENCE ON AIRBNB. THE GROUP SIZE IS A MAXIMUM OF 10 PEOPLE. (private tour available) **Pick up at your hotel and drive to Cu Chi (60km – 1,5 hours). Upon arrival, watch a documentary film about the Vietnam War. **Discover special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms, storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside Cu Chi tunnels meet their basic needs. **Discover many hidden left behind trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels and learn more about the handmade weapon and traps used during the Vietnam War. Seeing huge bomb craters and the mere 10–13 feet thick level of upper soil can support the bearing weight of a 55-ton tank and the explosive damage of bombs left from the war. **Break at the shooting range to shoot some real guns with Ak47, M16, M30, and M60 (shooting fee is paid separately). **Highlight of the trip is to crawl and experience the underground town of Cu Chi Tunnels. This is the best part of the trip when you actually crawl into it to feel what it was like in the war. Guests who have claustrophobia be not afraid of crawling inside, you still can see it from above the ground. **Taste the pandan tea and tapioca (guerilla’s war food) before heading back to Saigon. The trip ends around 2:00 PM for the morning trip and 7:00 PM for the afternoon trip.
Explore Mekong River Delta Day Trip
GUARANTEE NOT TOURISTY - THE GROUP SIZE IS A MAXIMUM OF 10 PEOPLE. (private tour available) -7:00 - 7:30 am | You will be picked up from your Hotel/Airbnb. Along the freeway, you will have a chance to see the beautiful Rice Paddy Fields -10:30am | We will take the boat ride on the Ba Lai River in Ben Tre. The motherland of coconut to understand how the locals not just only have coconut for juice, but for other manufacturers, including coconut candy and coconut oil -11:00am | Cruising to discover the local culture of the South and to see how the locals live their life such as lively activities on waterways by cargo boats, fishing boats, kinds of fish traps, and handicraft factories of coconut process -11:30am | Continue the journey to visit coconut charcoal ovens – make products from coconut shells as active charcoal (a kind of material for battery) -12:30pm | Taking the rowing boat which is paddled by the local people on the amazing beautiful coconut canal in Ben Tre. Hop on a tuk-tuk (cycling is optional) through the coconut grove of the village to see how the locals make sleeping mats -1:30pm | . We will have a set menu of delicious Southern local lunches in the riverside family restaurant. After lunch, you might Relax and keep going by rowing boat on a shady palm tree canal -2:30pm | Boat will ride back to the boat station and head back to Saigon. Finish at 6 PM
Private Local Street Food Walking Tour In Ho Chi Minh
Hop on this four-hour tour, and you’ll get to sink into 10 authentic street Vietnamese dishes-all from fresh locally owned eateries you won’t read about in the guidebooks. - You'll be picked up by taxi (included in package) at your Hotel/Airbnb. Recommended food list: 1. "Bánh Xèo" The Mekong style pancake with a lot of fresh vegetables 2. "Bún Bò Huế": A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup (100% Hue original taste) 3. "Bò nướng sả" Khmer secret recipe for lemongrass grilled mice beef 4. "Bánh Cuốn": Fresh spring rolls with minced pork filling and local herbs 5. Vietnamese pizza: a good combination of melted butter, cheese, egg and Vietnamese sausage 6. "Sake Chiên" Fried bread fruits in Khmer market 7. "Bánh Mì": The Vietnamese most well-known baguette in the world with Vietnamese sausage, butter, meat,.. in local way 8. "Chuối Nướng": Grilled bananas with silky coconut milk 9. "Chèn Mâm": Local Vietnamese sweet soup as desserts 10. Enjoy and drink local beer *minimum booking is at least 2pax All local Vietnamese street food-stalls have Government Safe Food Certificate. Tour can be also customized for Vegans or any food restrictions *Inclusions: - Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation by car (district 1,3 and 4) -All dishes mentioned -Iced tea at each stops -Non-alcoholic drinks -Saigon beer -Accident Insurance (up to 5000$)
Ten-Tastings Street Food Tour With Local Students
My food-tasting has been honored on KBS World TV, Korea. Enjoy a selection of 10 food and drink tastings hand-picked by local. From yummy must-tries like Saigon beer to unique dishes typical of the city such as Bún Thịt Nướng, here is my recommended food list: 1. "Bún Thịt Nướng": Grilled bbq pork with sweet fish sauce 2. "Dừa Tắc" - An unique coconut juice mixed with pineapple or kumquat jam 3. "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique papaya salad mixed with black beef jerky is local student's favourite snacks 4. "Bánh Xèo": Mekong pancake style served with local vegetables and fish sauce 5. "Bánh Khọt" - Small crispy Saigon pancakes with guaranteed flavorful explosion 6. "Bún Bò Huế" - A spicy 8-hour slow-cooked Hue style beef noodle soup 7. "Vietnamese Pizza" A blend of melted butter, cheese, egg and Vietnamese sausage 8. Grilled banana served with creamy coconut milk 9. Iced cold sugar cane juice 10. Enjoy and drink local beer *7% discount with 3pax *one guide with on guest (separate motorbike) All the eateries are authentic local Vietnamese street food-stalls which have Government Safe Food Certificate. The tour can be also customized for Vegans Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -All 10 dishes mentioned above are included -Local Beer -Tea & Non-alcoholic drinks -Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) -Helmet and Poncho
Vietnam coffee journey-What local drink
- 2 hours with 3 interesting rounds: Black, White and Egg - Cà phê Đen, Cà phê Sữa đá & Cà phê Trứng - Each round includes history, making, tasting and comparison between traditional style vs. modern style. - Tasting and tasting, you'll try different drinks/styles of Vietnamese coffee - Tips and recipes for brewing these yummies by your self - Informative but concise, all about Vietnamese coffee only, no commercial or specialty biased view. - We don't do classes or teaching, but you'll understand how brewing methods / instruments bring out each style characteristic scientifically; not just people do this and get that. - After all, an overall image of the coffee that Vietnamese drink, then and now. Other things to note English communication only. We can start any time from 7am-3pm for groups from 2 pax. Just message me to arrange convenient time to adapt your plan!
❤️Explore Street Food w Local Student❤️
My Street Food Tour let you try 9 authentic food & drink from Vietnam. Highlight: - Sit back of the bike to enjoy the real HCMC traffic life. - Tasting Top Rated food menu you can't miss in HCMC. - We will explore local district 3 & 10. - Visit a busy street food night market with 60+ different food. - The secret restaurant with high rate of local, yummy food, safety and clean in local district. - Please bring an EMPTY STOMACH and Let's Go. Duration: 17:00 - 20:30 Included: - 1 charming English Tour Guide driver with 1 guest during tour. - Food, Non-Acohol drink, Local Beer. - Scooter, Gasoline, Accident Insurance. - Helmet and poncho (if needed)
Saigon History & Sightseeing By Scooter
Hop on a motorbike—like the locals—for a deep dive into Saigon’s culture. Following me, you’ll see how the city changes across its districts, from the well-to-do Districts 1, and 3 to the downtown vibes of District 10 from flower markets and small alleyways to China Town, the famous city post office, and more. You’ll even stop for coffee, peeking in the secret weapons cellar used during the Vietnam War. 1. I will take you to some main unique sites in the heart of the city such as Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, and Independent Palace. Learning the history of these colonial buildings under name of Saigon was the capital of the French colony. 2. Discover some historical points that are a bit off the beaten path in District 3. We visit a Memorial Monument Thich Quang Duc, historical buildings, and see a secret underground WEAPONS CELLAR of the VC army. In this weapon house, you will try a cup of Coffee. 3. Continuing to explore the local district 10 which is famous for the most significant wholesale flower market and an outdoor street food market. It is time for filling up your stomach with delicacy food and local drinks 4. Visiting the Cho Lon - China town in districts 5 and 6, you will be blessed with one of the oldest and most fascinating TEMPLES and zipping around through the buzzing silk street and lanterns street of this colorful, incredible Chinatown.
Private Vegan Food Tour By Motorbike
This vegan food-tasting experience starts at 1PM & 5:30PM daily (or your request time). Get ready to experience authentic local lifestyle with 9 to 10 dishes in this recommended vegan food list: - "Bún Bò": World's famous Saigon noodles soup customized for Vegan - "Chuối Nướng": Local grilled bananas with creamy coconut milk. - "Dừa Tắc": Coconut juice mixed with kumquat jam - "Gỏi Cuốn": Fresh spring rolls dipping soybean paste sauce - "Gỏi Sen": Lotus salad mixed with fried and fresh tofu and Vegan fish sauce - "Bánh Xèo": Vietnamese savory crispy pancake with guaranteed flavour explosion - "Gỏi Đu Đủ" - This unique vegan papaya salad mixed sweet soy sauce is unlike any food you have had before - Take a cup Local peach tea and wander the biggest flower in town - "Bánh Mì”: Enjoy Vietnamese Baguattee with vegan ingredients -"Chè Mâm": Vietnamese sweet soup as dessert - Enjoy Saigon beer - Seasonal fruits or Fried sweet potato as snack All the eateries have "Government Safe Food Certificate". The tour can be also customized for other food restrictions Inclusions: -Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation (district 1,3 and 4) -All above dishes are included -Local Beer -One-on-one transportation with Scooter Accident Insurance (up to 5000$) -Helmet and Poncho (if needed) -You'll be back of the motorbike