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Ho Chi Minh: Motorbike Street Food Tour with Local Students

Ho Chi Minh: Motorbike Street Food Tour with Local Students

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Visit places where few other tourists go, including back alleys and markets, with a genuinely local guide. Try the most authentic street food in Saigon while exchanging stories with locals.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup from districts 1, 3, and 4.
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy 5-6 of the best street foods in town, with 2 drinks and a dessert
  • Visit non-tourist destinations through hidden alleyways by motorbike
  • Travel with local student friends – friends don't lie, tour guides sometimes do
  • Attain in-depth knowledge about local life and Vietnamese cuisine
  • See 5 colorful districts of Saigon from the back of a motorbike
Full description

Sample 5-6 of the best street foods in Ho Chi Minh City, along with 2 drinks and a dessert, on a guided food tour. Visit the places where actual locals go with your guide and gain insights into Vietnamese culture. Sample must-have food and drinks, including banh mi, noodle soup, beer, and more.

After pickup from your hotel by motorbike, you will have a chance to see the real Ho Chi Minh City away from the crowds of tourists. Stop at local street food hubs where locals gather and socialize. Explore and immerse yourself in the local culture in the craziness of Saigon's traffic and markets. Eat and sample 8 must-have treats in the city's back alleys. Warm up your taste buds with Bun bo hue beef noodle soup. Then, take a stroll, trying grilled pork with ride noodles on the way. Next, try the traditional Vietnamese banh mi sandwich before enjoying a refreshing sugar cane drink.

Next, discover Vietnam's best culinary hidden gem: chuoi nuong grilled banana with coconut milk. Sample this traditional sweet and salty mix of tropical fruits and coconut milk sauce. Then, have a sit-down and relax, sipping a Saigon beer on the terrace of a local restaurant.

Then, watch your banh xeo Vietnamese savory crispy pancake being made in front of you. Finally, finish off with the perfect treat, a sweet soup dessert. Be taken back to your hotel, having sampled the must-have delicacies of Ho Chi Minh and experienced Vietnamese culture with your student guide.

Includes
  • Free hotel pick-up and drop off (district 1 and district 3)
  • 5-6 foods, 3 drinks and 1 dessert
  • Motorbike and skillful driver
  • Helmet and poncho
  • Friendly English-speaking guide
  • Accident insurance
  • High-quality helmet
  • Tips (optional)

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Know before you go

  • The menu may change slightly depending on the day and time and availability of local food stalls
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 280 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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This tour is a must-do when you visit Ho Chi Minh City. The food was delicious and we were still able to try dishes that we have not had before on our vietnam trip. And you get a small sightseeing tour including explanation on top. Thanks to the guides - we felt like we were hanging out with friends .

December 1, 2022

Great intro to Ho Chi Minh on my first day! Our guide Hao, Quang and Thuan drove safely, shared a lot about their city and brought us to amazing food places. It’s so much more than just a food tour, I got a good glimpse into Vietnamese every day life.

November 28, 2022

Phi and Steve were absolute legends, they took us to some epic food places and were super easy to talk to. They also gave amazing recommendations of things to do and were super open about their culture. We had so much fun. Definitely recommend doing this as soon as you get to Ho Chi Minh.

November 20, 2022

Product ID: 175710