Sunset Cruise & 2CV Tour
Daily departure: 4PM from your hotel
Duration: approximately 5h
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Our Sunset Cruise & 2CV Tour will offer you an awesome overview of Ho Chi Minh City, combining a sunset cruise on the Saigon River and a deliciously hectic yet comfortable drive in Saigon busy streets at night.
It’s the perfect opportunity for first timers to get the real pulse of the city.
Grab your camera and get ready for the panoramic views and the adventure!
Our Sunset cruise & 2CV tour itinerary
4:00 pm: Your guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel and bring you by minivan to our speedboat at Saigon pier.
4:15 pm: Depart by speedboat and observe the bustling, historic city from the water. Explore winding canals and tributaries in a setting similar to the Mekong Delta, with traditional riverside landscapes and lush jungle expanses before watching the city’s skyline beautifully lit up at the sunset. During the tour you will visit a unique floating temple in Go Vap district, reachable only by boat.
Finger food and unlimited soft drinks are available on board throughout the cruise.
6:15 pm: The boat will bring you back to the city pier where you will be picked up by a beautiful and colorful vintage Citroen car (2 CV or La Dalat). You will drive on Dien Bien Phu Avenue, the longest street in Ho Chi Minh City.
6:45 pm: Your colorful classic car will drive you to the recently restored canal of Thị Nghè for a first stop at a local café overlooking the river.
7:15 pm: The open top car keeps riding through the busy streets of Saigon and brings you to the major landmarks of the city (Notre Dame church, the Post Office, Saigon Opera House and the new Nguyen Hue esplanade facing the Town Hall…)
8:15 pm: Your next stop is a local restaurant famous for its “bánh xèo” (A “bánh xèo” is a Vietnamese savory fried pancake made of rice flour and turmeric powder, stuffed with slivers of fatty pork, shrimp, diced green onion, and bean sprouts).
8:45 pm: You hit the road again to reach the illuminated city center before getting back to your hotel around 9:00pm.
Price per person*
Our Sunset Cruise & 2CV include 1 driver and 1 English Speaking facilitator who will explain you about the food, the landmarks, life and traditions of Vietnamese people.
Each car can accommodate up to 3 adults per car or 2 adults and 2 children.
Our tour start from 2 paying adults in a car, or 1 adult and 2 children.
Adults or Children 12 years and over: 125 USD
Children less than 12 years old sharing the car with their parents 88 USD (max 2 children per car with 2 paying adults)
Please note that we do not accept Children below 4 years old in our car.
Our cars are vintage cars, they do not have seatbelts, as such all children have to be under the supervision of their parents at all time and remain seated during the journey.
You can add the following options to your tour:
*Make your tour private: Please note that this tour is not a private tour, several cars can join the same group with you or somebody can join your car if one seat is available. If you want to have only your group in this tour, you can make it private: +10 USD per person
* Excl VAT