3 food areas, 8 local restaurants & food stalls, more than 10 specialty dishes
1st stop: Banh Xeo stall
- Grilled beef in wild betel leaf
- Crispy Vietnamese pancake
2nd stop: A dessert stall since 1975
- Coconut ice cream or smoothie
HO THI KY FLOWER MARKET AND CAMBODIAN FOOD MARKET
3rd stop: Banh trang stall
- Grilled girdle cake
4th stop: Banh cuon stall
- Steamed rice rolls
5th stop: Banh trang nuong stall
- Vietnamese pizza
6th stop: Snail restaurant
- Grilled scallops
or Grilled humble Giac snails
- Roasted ocean crab legs
or Steamed clams
- Stir-fried morning glory
- Fertilized duck egg if you dare enough
- Local beer
- Non-seafood dishes are available if you can not eat seafood
7th stop: Banh mi stall
- Vietnamese bread
8th stop: Nuoc mia stall
- Iced sugarcane juice
Price $45 USD or 1,050,000
- Child under 2 years: free
- Child from 3 to 7 years (sit on the same motorbike with one adult): 27 USD
- Child from 8 to 12 years: 40 USD
- Pay in advance or at the end of the tour in USD or VND cash
- Free cancelation
Start time flexible
Duration 4 hours
- Travel insurance
- Free hotel pickup and drop off
- Bottle of mineral water
- English speaking guide
- Motorbike, fuel, high-quality helmet, rain poncho (if needed)
- All foods & drinks
- Pictures from your tour (emailed later)
Our talented guide with the motorbike picks you up at your hotel (or any location requested by you). After a short riding instruction and program introduction, we take a taxi to Su Van Hanh Street which is one of the most crowded Saigon food areas around the old Ngo Gia Tu apartment buildings.
1st stop: We stop at famous stall to see how they fry many crispy Vietnamese cakes on charcoal at the same time and how they grill beef wrapped in wild betel until pleasant. Enjoy these 2 amazing foods with vegetables, herbs, and special sauces with the help of the guide.
2nd stop: It is a chance to eat Coconut ice cream nicely decorated at a dessert shop since 1975.
3rd stop: Walking about 500 meters to reach Ho Thi Ky flower market – the biggest flower market and Cambodian market hidden inside the flower market. Coming here, you have a chance to walk through alleyways lined with flower shops with thousands of colorful and sweet-smelling flower. You can immerse your self into local life, learn to grill a Girdle cake and enjoy the crispy and smelling cake.
4th stop: We also stop at a Banh cuon stall in the flower market to eat Stuffed pancake with delicious toppings and dipping fish sauce.
5th stop: A short walk to Bang trang nuong stall to see how they make the unique Vietnamese pizza.
6th stop: After that, we walk through streets and alley (about 500 meters) and reach one of the oldest apartment buildings named Nguyen Thien Thuat. The area is overwhelmed with busy night street food stalls which are the favorite of locals. It is a chance to eat Pan-fried scrambled egg rice cake – a specialty food of Saigon. Enjoy snail, clam and scallop dishes at a snail restaurant and learn more about Snail eating culture of Saigon people. We also sip some local beers, cheer “1,2,3 dzo” like locals. Just experience the “Nhau” and “Snail eating” culture with your new friends.
7th stop: Banh mi or Vietnamese sandwich is a must food in Vietnam and we make sure you do not miss the best of this food in Saigon. Just come to a Banh mi stall to see how they make the crispy bread filled with lots of amazing things. Then we come to a drink stall where you learn more about how to make sugarcane juice in Saigon. What’s next? Certainly, we enjoy the bread and iced sugarcane juice as the great way to end our food tour.
Lastly, the guide returns you to your hotel. It is time to say goodbye, tour ends but memories last forever.
You are welcomed to customize the tour program (INCLUDING TOUR ROUTE AND FOODS) at your wish because this is a private tour. We can accomodate all food allergies, dietary restrictions, and vegetarians. Let us know your idea when you book the tour or on the tour. You can also request a female or male guide for your tour.
Call/SMS/Viber/Whatsapp us at +84909190247 to book the Night Walking Saigon Food Tour and get our quick response as well as confirmation if you get bored of filling the booking form and waiting for our response.