Bach Dang Wharf (Ben Bach Dang) Tours
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Bach Dang Wharf (Bến Bạch Đằng) is located next to the ferry terminal and close to the Renaissance hotel in central Ho Chi Minh City. The pier is a popular launching point for boat trips along the Saigon River.
From the area, visitors can get involved in all manner of trips and activities. From accessing various parts of the city to explore, to weaving through its canals on a sunset dinner cruise, both tourist and trade boats bustle in and out of Bach Dang Wharf throughout the day and night. Some operators also arrange trips to attractions further afield, such as the Cu Chi Tunnels.
As well as being a good place to find out more about tours and activities available on the river, Bach Dang Wharf has an appeal all of its own, with a number authentic coffee shops, bars, and eateries on offer. It’s a bustling area where you’ll find locals doing tai chi in the mornings and sipping drinks overlooking the river come the early evening.
Bach Dang Wharf (Bến Bạch Đằng) is located next to the Renaissance Riverside Hotel in the sou
Address: Ton Duc Thang, Ho Chi Minh City, South Vietnam, Vietnam
8 Tours and Activities to Experience Bach Dang Wharf (Ben Bach Dang)
Embark on a dinner cruise on the Saigon River during your stay in Ho Chi Minh City. See the city at night — a beauty to behold when draped in shimmering lights against the night sky. Crossing the heart of the bustling city, the river cruise offers a tranquil escape aboard a wooden yacht. Enjoy dinner accompanied by traditional musical and dance performances.
Water puppet – a part of Vietnamese cultural Heritage, watching the Vietnamese Water Puppet is also the best way to discover the history & traditional cultural life of Vietnamese people. Escape the crowds and get a different view of the city lights on a dinner cruise along Saigon River. The cruise offers views of city highlights such as the city skyline that you can only get on the water. The cruise also provides the opportunity to indulge in Vietnam traditional meals, live entertainment, and dancing. One hour enjoys traditional puppetry art, 2 hours scenic cruise along the Sai Gon River in a traditional junk & Vietnamese Dinner. Let's do it!
- Best combination for a relaxing evening - Funny & cutie water puppet show - Stress and exhaution relief massage - Panaromic view of Sai Gon river - Escorted by attentive staff who could answer any chores you wonder about Vietnam
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
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Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Saigon is quiet hot in the daytime but it becomes cool at night. It is is the right time to take a stroll around central areas and see the bustle of the city. The best choice when you combine Sightsee a incredible view of Saigon after dark from stopping at the Thu Thiem bridge and try local cuisine. ❤ 5 traditional and delicious Vietnamese food you will try: # Bun Thit Nuong : one of the great Vietnamese noodle salads. With Lemongrass Marinated Pork, Fresh Herbs, Cool Rice Noodles and a Big Drizzle of Hot, Sour, Sweet and Salty Dipping Sauce. # Bo La Lot: this is perfect combination you’ll hard to forget the good smell and taste of Bo La Lot # Banh Cuon: Thin sheets of steamed rice batter filled with ground pork, jicama, wood ear mushrooms, Vietnamese herbs and slices of Vietnamese sausage (Cha Lua). # Banh Mi: One of the most vibrant and delicious sandwiches in the world. # Saigonese Sea Foods: (...)we will eat at seafood street known for serving the best street seafood in Saigon.
See Ho Chi Minh City illuminated at night on this motorbike tour of the city known as Saigon. Hop on a motorcycle with your own private guide who whisks you down hidden alleys and past famous sights, including Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral and Reunification Palace. Stop at a street food vendor for an appetizer before your 4-course meal on a dinner cruise or, on select days when the cruise does not operate, a local restaurant. Enjoy the city views from the Bach Dang River while you dine and listen to southern Vietnamese folk music.
See the sights of Saigon from the water during a 2.5-hour speedboat ride. When you’re eager to escape the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City, speed away to an island to enjoy a little peace alongside the riverbanks and sip from a fresh coconut. Visit a floating temple and learn about Vietnamese culture from your guide. You’re transferred from your hotel to the Bach Dang pier and back by air-conditioned vehicle.
Discover what life was like for Viet Cong guerrilla fighters underground during the Vietnam War. You’ll be whisked away by speedboat to the Cu Chi Tunnels on this 6-hour tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Venture into the subterranean network for a look at living quarters, food and weapons storage and more. Afterward, feast on a Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant. You’re transferred from your hotel to the Bach Dang pier and back by air-conditioned minivan.
Take a short cyclo trip around Ho Chi Minh City, followed by a water puppet show and dinner cruise. Pass by points of interest, seen from a unique perspective, then be entertained at a typical cultural performance. After the show, float down the Bach Dang River while dining with spectacular views of illuminated Saigon. Private guide and round-trip hotel transport included.
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What's the best way to experience Bach Dang Wharf (Ben Bach Dang)?
The best ways to experience Bach Dang Wharf (Ben Bach Dang) are:
- Dinner Cruise in Ho Chi Minh City
- Water Puppet Show & Dinner On Cruise
- Saigon Beautiful Evening - Show - Massage - Cruise Dining
- 4-Hours Saigon Alleyways at Night Private Sightseeing Tour
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