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Cholon Chinatown - Hidden Gems Discovery

history walk

Cholon Chinatown - Hidden Gems Discovery

Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Equipment, Transportation, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English
history walk

Cholon Chinatown - Hidden Gems Discovery

history walk

Cholon Chinatown - Hidden Gems Discovery

Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Equipment, Transportation, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Follow me in the special Saigon Cholon Chinatown tour, you will get to see and learn: 1. The pure local areas and experiences you can’t find anywhere apart from Cholon. 2. The infamous historic stories around Chinatown. 3. The fantastic food that is offered Only-In-Chinatown! 4. The pure Chinese-Vietnamese culture passing from generation to generation! --- You will walk - see - capture - touch - experience - listen - and discuss together with our Chinatown Local Expert - about everything that is happening among this Town! ---------- Some lists of things you will see/do in your 2.5hrs tour: 1. Visit - See - Capture +BINH TAY's MARKET - The symbol of Chinatown, built by the smartest and richest Chinese businessman. + SILK MARKET - Biggest fabric and silk materials market + LOCAL temple vs. THIEN HAU TEMPLE - to give you the look and comparision how the pure local temple would look different than the touristy one. + Much more destinations are witing for ya to discover in the trip ;) 2. Touch - Experience + Experiencing the touch on God's figure, and the praying culture to wish for luck and get blessed. + Bargaining challenge in the Market + Experiencing real taste of Chinese- Vietnamese food which surely make you unforgetable. 3. Listen - Discuss + Great stories, history and rumours of Chinatown are shared because we're proud of our culture! P/s: Foods & Drink are included!

Your host

Minh

Minh

Hello! My name is Minh. (You can call me Tony!) I was born and raised up in Saigon Cholon Chinatown. I had a chance to study and live oversea in Australia for 5 years, but in my whole life, Cholon Chinatown always has a strong connection with my childhood, growth and my career because I have the big love for this little historic district of Ho Chi Minh city. And that’s the reason why I’m here to share with you the special Saigon Cholon Chinatown discovery! I will see you very soon! And, Welcome to Saigon Cholon! :)

What's included

Food
You can customize your breakfast depending on your choice with Com Tam (Broken rice) or Hu Tieu (Chinese Style Noodle Soup)!
Drinks
Experiencing the most authentic coffee in the beautiful hidden appartment.
Transportation
Guest will travel by themselves to the assinged detination (exact loation to be informed) in District 5 or meet at our…
Equipment

Where you'll be

+ Pure local temple + Binh Tay market ( The biggest wholesale market in the city) + Cha Tam church ( A combination of European and Chinese architecture) + Silk & Materials market + Old appartment (for photos taking from the tops) + A beautiful hideaway spot for cafe ( especially, for Photo lovers) + Thien Hau pagoda + Local food stalls along the walking route. Notes: + Be ready to walk a bit + Be prepared with some water is a plus :)

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests aged 16 and up can attend.

More tips

*Get ready to walk a route of 5km - comfy shoes and outfits are required. (Extra shirts are recommend) Don't carry too heavy bag as well. We can take good care of you no worries! :) No worries, it's easy and we will walk slow to enjoy and capture the scence :) P/s: Don't forget to bring your camera
Minh
history walk
Cholon Chinatown - Hidden Gems Discovery
New experience
From £13/person
New experience
From £13/person