Morning Vegetarian tour
You don’t like Seafood or Meat? Are you a Vegetarian or Vegan? Let us bring you to “The vegetarian tour” which most visitors don’t get to see or taste.
We have “Vegan Morning Tour”, “Vegan Afternoon Tour” and “Vegan Night Tour” which start respectfully 8:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 4:30 PM and our tours last about 4 hours. Our guides will pick you up at your hotel’s address or specified place.
First of all, We will bring you to the Vegan Restaurant, where you will enjoy “Bun Thai Chay” and “Spring Roll” (Cha gio)
After filling some space in your stomach, we will drive you to Nguyen Thien Thuat Street, one of the most famous street food areas in Saigon with the considerable diversity in the style of the cuisine and local culture. This place is the integrated one which has lots of the residents from many parts of Vietnam to come here and live for a long time, that’s the reason why its cuisine is really fascinating and diverse.
We will take a short walk to explore and understand more about the lifestyle of local people, the history, as well as many other stories about this building.
Secondly, We continue on driving to the biggest flower market in Saigon. Almost all kinds of flowers which are sold here are from all parts of Vietnam and this market also the famous wholesale one of Ho Chi Minh City.
Then we will drive you to China Town in district 5 which has the biggest market in Saigon and other markets, Chinese medicine street, ghost apartment, Lantern street . . . In addition, we also visit Thien Hau temple – over 300 years old.
Next stop is visiting floating market. You will experience how local people live and purchase products on the boat. This is the place where all the products (tropical fruits, coconuts, vegetables…) are transferred from Mekong Delta with a large quantity and high quality. Here, you will enjoy the sugarcane juice or coconut juice on boat and go around for a walk to hear the tour guide talk about the people’s lives here on the river.
Then is district 4 – which is also known as the smallest district in Saigon and it’s like a small island surrounded by Saigon River. It has been a place for immigrants from all regions of Vietnam to come and living. It leads to the diversity in characteristic of the populations and cultural region as well. The guests will feel like they are lost in the food paradise with a unique culture experience.
Tour guide will stop at a Mushroom Hotpot restaurant for the guest to try “Vegetable Pancake” (Banh xeo chay) or “Mushroom Hotpot” (Lau nam) and “Fried mushroom taro” (Khoai mon nam). You will feel peace and quiet when sitting in the restaurant.
Finishing the tour and driving back to your hotel or specified place that you want. Our friendly driver will say good night and put more happy smiles on you.
Please note that “Vegan Tour” is offered on a group basis so there may be others guest joining you on the tour. For guests that do not want to go in a group, we also offer a private tour option for an extra charge.
We believe that food and drink are an important part in understanding a destination’s heritage, culture and lifestyle. Especially, Vegetarian is the best way to stay healthy and fit.
In this tour, we will show you variety of vegetable foods in Viet Nam. You have a lot of chances to enjoy Vegan cuisine in Saigon.
· Enjoy “Bun Thai chay” and “Spring Roll”
· Visit local market and Nguyen Thien Thuat area.
· The biggest flower market.
· The Thien Hau temple – approximately 300 years old.
· The Chinese traditional medicine market.
· The Lantern street.
· The floating market – Drink sugarcane juice or coconut juice on Coffee Boat.
· The Slum area – See another life of local
· District 4 - The smallest and the most famous district for street food
· Eating “Vegetable Pancake”, “Mushroom Hotpot” and “Fried Mushroom Taro”
At the end, our tour guide will take you back your hotel.
- Free hotel pick-up and drop-off (District 1, 3, and 5 - some exclusion apply)
- High quality open-faced helmet
- All food and drinks, motorbike, fuel
- Pictures from your trip (email to you later)
- Rain poncho (if needed)
- Friendly and professional guides
- Accident insurance
- ... and lots of smiles