GetYourGuide uses cookies to give you the best possible service. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. More details can be found in our privacy policy.

Close
  1. Vietnam
  2. Ho Chi Minh City
  3. Independence Palace

Ho Chi Minh City Full-Day Tour by bike

Product ID: 130185
See gallery
Get a unique insight into the history, culture and daily life of the locals in Ho Chi Minh City. Join this full-day bike tour to explore some of the vibrant city's most important sights and attractions, along with an authentic Vietnamese lunch.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Vietnamese, English
Booklets
English

Pickup included

Pick-up will be at your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the true essence of Ho Chi Minh City on this full-day biking tour
  • Delve into the city's Chinatown and visit the amazing Cholon and Binh Tay Market for an insight into where locals shop
  • Admire the beautiful architecture from the French colonial period, including the Notre Dame Cathedral, General Post Office and Opera House
  • Visit the home and workplace of the President of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War, the Reunification Palace
Full description
The tour begins with a meet and greet with the local guide, before hopping on your bike and heading to Ho Chi Min city's bustling Chinatown area.

Along the way you will stop off at the Thien Hau temple, which was built in the early 19th century and is dedicated to Thien Hau, the goddess of seafarers. You will then delve deeper into Chinatown visiting the amazing Cholon and Binh Tay Market for an insight into where locals shop. Stop at a local cafe for a coffee to watch the hectic pace of life pass by in Ho Chi Minh City.

Following the market visit, you will then have a traditional local Vietnamese lunch, featuring "Pho" or other well-known Vietnamese cuisine.

After lunch, you will take a ride to visit more of the city's most important landmarks, including the War Remnants Museum, opened in September 1975 and displaying old military equipment and other related items from the Vietnam War, and the Reunification Palace, formerly known as the Presidential Palace, and the sight of South Vietnam's surrender in April 1975.

You will then visit the Notre Dame Cathedral, the General Post office, and the Opera house, all beautiful examples of architecture from the French colonial period. Finally, explore downtown Saigon, and get a local's point of view on this thriving and pulsating city.
Includes
  • Experienced English-speaking tour guide
  • Food as per itinerary
  • Bike and helmet
  • First aid kit and bike tool kit
  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Water, snacks, fresh fruits, cool towel for cycling day
  • Service charges
What’s Not Included
  • Travel insurance (recommend to have your own travel insurance)
  • Personal expenses
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Visa to/from Vietnam
  • Flight to/from Vietnam
  • Additional expenses not mentioned in itinerary
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
All trips are fully supported, so should you want or need to take a rest, there will be a seat for you and a place to put your bike. These trips are also designed to allow you the opportunities and time to appreciate the environment, scenery and culture around you, and to participate in any activities that may be on offer.