Ho Chi Minh City tours

The best Ho Chi Minh City tours show you the past during the Vietnam War and colonial times. Go out with local guides to try the best street food and visit the local authentic spots.

The best Ho Chi Minh City tours & local experiences

All our Sapa tours below start from Hanoi.

Ta Dung lake
Saigon – Dalat with Cat Tien NP & Ta Dung Lake
Cu Chi Tunnels tour by speedboat
Cu Chi Tunnels tour by speedboat
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Mekong Delta by speedboat
Mekong Delta by speedboat from Ho Chi Minh City
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Sunset boat tour in Ho Chi Minh City
Sunset boat tour in Ho Chi Minh City
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Island hopping by speedboat in Ho Chi Minh City
Island hopping & Floating temple by speedboat in Ho Chi Minh City
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Mekong Delta & Cu Chi Tunnels combo tour
Cu Chi Tunnels & the Mekong Delta combo tour
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Cai Rang floating market & 2 days Mekong Delta tour
Cai Rang floating market & 2 days Mekong Delta tour
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Authentic Mekong Delta tour (My Tho)
Authentic Mekong Delta tour (My Tho)
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Cai Be floating market Mekong Delta tour
Cai Be floating market & local Mekong Delta tour
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Deeper into the Mekong Delta tour (Ben Tre)
Deeper into the Mekong Delta tour (Ben Tre)
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Discover the Mekong Delta tour (My Tho)
Discover the Mekong Delta tour (My Tho)
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diner cruise Ho Chi Minh City over the Saigon river
Diner cruise on the Saigon River
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Cyclo tour Saigon
Cyclo tour Saigon: Discover authentic markets
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Ho Chi Minh City street food tour
Ho Chi Minh City street food tour
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Vespa city & Food Tour Ho Chi Minh City
Saigon City & Food Tour on a vintage Vespa
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Saigon’s nightlife Vespa tour
Discover Saigon’s nightlife on a vintage Vespa
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About Ho Chi Minh City

Southern Ho Chi Minh City is a lively metropolis full of contrasts. From cheap guesthouses to luxury hotels, from expensive restaurants to the best street food, and from colorful markets to impressive war memorials. Are you going to Vietnam? Then you shouldn’t skip Ho Chi Minh City.

Frequently asked questions about Ho Chi Minh City tours

There is plenty to do in Ho Chi Minh City, but it is a busy city with millions of residents and scooters everywhere. It promises to give an impression during your trip, but for some this can be too much and prefer to leave the city as soon as possible.

The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh City is in the dry season. This is in the months of December to April. But you can actually visit Ho Chi Minh City all year round. The city does not have to deal with violent natural phenomena (such as can occur in North and Central Vietnam) and the climate is actually always pleasant.

10 Ho Chi Minh City tours highlight

Cu Chi Tunnels

1. Cu Chi Tunnels

Crawl through the Vietnam War tunnels, watch out for the traps, shoot the shooting range and learn more about the war.

War Remnants Museum

1. War Remnants Museum

Perhaps the best museum in the country. An impressive display of artifacts, photos and military vehicles that tell the story of the Vietnam War.

Saigon Cathedral

3. French colonial buildings

Between tall skyscrapers you will find French colonial buildings that are still in use today.

street food tour on motorbike Ho Chi Minh City

4. Street food tour by motorbike

Hop on the back of the motorcycle to explore the vibrant city and stop along the way to taste street food like a local.

Bui Vien Street

5. Nightlife

The best nightlife can be found here; skyscrapers with a rooftop bar, beer stalls on the street, busy nightclubs, cozy bars and opera performances.

Reunification Palace

6. Reunification Palace

The place where the Vietnam War ended is now a museum. A visit takes you back to that time, since everything is still there from that time.

Bitexco

7. Bitexco Financial Tower

It was the tallest building in the city, but is still the most beautiful skyscraper. Upstairs you will find a restaurant and viewpoint.

Nguyen Hue Walking Street

8. Nguyen Hue Walking Street

The place where Vietnamese come in the evening for social life. A good insight into the daily life of the Saigoneers.

Ben Thanh Market

9. Markets

More authentic life can be found in the local markets throughout the city. From normal markets, to pet, flower and motorcycle markets.

Saigon River Skyline Ho Chi Minh City

10. Saigon River

Take a speedboat across the Saigon River to the Mekong Delta or take a dinner cruise with a view of the skyline.