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Saigon Hotpot wonderful city tour

Our family went on the half day city tour and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Our hosts Duyen... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Clare_Hu
Excellent tours

We contacted Saigon Hotpot only 2 days before our preferable tour day and they managed to find a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Konrad W
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Saigon Hotpot offers free local tour guiding by volunteer students to promote the beauty of Vietnam to the world and create a dynamic environment for self-development of the local students. Welcome to Ho Chi Minh city.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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+84 165 601 4281
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family went on the half day city tour and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Our hosts Duyen and Truong met us punctually at our hotel and arranged for taxis to the Reunification Palace. They gave us an extremely detailed and informative guided tour using impeccable...More

4  Thank Clare_Hu
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We are really delighted to hear that the tour satisfied your family. Wish you have a great time in Vietnam and hope to see you once again soon!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We contacted Saigon Hotpot only 2 days before our preferable tour day and they managed to find a guide for us ☺ He was very nice, well-informed and he told us so many things that we would never find in bookguides. Another big plus is...More

1  Thank Konrad W
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for letting us know your experience. Your review is a vast encouragement for our tour guide to keep working voluntary job. Wish you have a great time and enjoy your trip in Vietnam!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day with two sweet and interesting students Quyen and Linh. They took us to some hidden places in HCMC, we tried the local coffee and sizzeling cake (hint: not a real cake) visited unknown war hideaway where wheapon and money was...More

1  Thank Orlyzigzag
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We greatly appreciate to hear that the tour satisfied you. Wish you have a nice trip in Vietnam and hope you can comeback here once again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saigon hotpot responded promptly to my email request for tour. The student volunteer, Nyugen, brought me around for a night street food tour. He could speak well and introduced me to some local street food which were not found in the tourist district. I would...More

1  Thank CarineSg
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and we are really appreciated to hear that you would introduce our club to your friends. If you come back to Vietnam and want an another trip to explore Saigon, do not hesitate to contact us. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had only just arrived in HCMC and emailed Saigon HotPot last minute late at night to book a tour for the next day. I was very happy to receive a reply less than 30 mins later to say they had found me a guide....More

Thank hayleeey90
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your happy feeling after taking a tour with our Guide. We are really appreciated it. Hope to see you soon in HCM City if you come back to Vietnam someday. Saigon Hotpot will always a true friend of you. Best...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I did a city tour with Quyen. She met us at our hotel and we took a taxi to the first stop. From there, the other places were within walking distance. Quyen was very helpful and informative in sharing with us about...More

Thank Beatrice T
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. It is really happy to hear that you had a great trip with our guide in HCM City. We hope to see you again if you have a chance to come back to Vietnam. Best wishes!!!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enlisted for the Saigon City Tour and the Chinatown Tour, but got MORE than that. We gained ourselves friends and took home a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Vietnamese culture, which you won't normally get paying for tours otherwise. Both tours were made...More

2  Thank juvyann19
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us know your thought. I think our guides enjoyed spending with you guys just as much and I hope that Saigon Hotpot brought to you a fascinating image of our city through the local perspectives. I hope that we will see...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Saigon hotspot is truly wonderful. They are very responsive to our request. We made a reservation about two days only and they replied ud within a day with details of our arrangement. Long and Man were assigned to us. They are very friendly and eager...More

1  Thank Su W
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for trusting in Saigon Hotpot's service. We would be very happy to know that you enjoyed the day with our guide in the city. It will be very nice if we have the chance to see you someday in the future.

Reviewed 14 June 2018

We booked a half-day and a full day on-line a few weeks out. Hua and Linh were excellent tour guides for the Reunification Palace and the culture of Vietnam. It was like having a tour by our daughters! So easy to talk with. Thu took...More

2  Thank Patricia K
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! We cannot express how happy we are to see that you've enjoyed your trip to Saigon. Maybe the next time you visit HCMC, we'll have more time showing you around! Lots and lots of love from Saigon Hotpot!

Reviewed 31 May 2018

The students are personable and intelligent. They offer wonderful, personalized touring. This was the highlight of my trip to Vietnam

Thank DavidInFlorida_12
SGHP, Người quản lý at Saigon Hotpot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are really excited to know that you enjoyed the tour with our guides. Hope to be your local companions again when you come back to Vietnam some day.

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jenniUk
21 July 2018|
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Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
It’s really up to you. I gave them $30 plus coffee at the stops. They appreciate whatever you can afford.
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mfogarty2018
7 July 2018|
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I don't think they will pick you up at the airport. Usually, you meet somewhere downtown. We flew in the same day as our tour, and found a car service at the airport. We didn't have to arrange that in advance. There were... More
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Emir M
4 February 2018|
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Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
Taxi fare to some spots of interest. Depends on your budget and walking ability. The entry rate is cheaper for the guides as students at the attractions. And I did treat my guides to a coffee. Plus whatever snacks or meals... More
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