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Trails and Tales Tours offer an exciting alternative to your regular guided tours. Our professionally trained guides will take you on a fascinating three-hour journey through the myths, fiction and non-fiction, of Ho Chi Minh City unveiling its rich...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
76 Le Lai | Starbucks, New World, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 126 542 0186
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ain’t a morning person, and I struggled to wake up. I’m extremely glad I did. Adam’s tour is engaging, informative and intriguing from the start till the very end. He’s been staying here for 9 years and counting, you can feel his passion and...More

Thank angelinatyj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing 3 hours walking around Saigon with Adam. His enthusiasm for the city is really obvious. Really interesting stories and a great way to get to know HCMC. Stopped at a stall for some local sugar cane drink which was lovely. Have done...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You should check the fcb page or contact them in advance, if somebody will come to the meeting point. We didn´t do that and nobody came. After phone call we got apology due to some family matters.More

Thank honzad2013
Adam P, Owner at Trails & Tales, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Honza, I am very disappointed by your review and would have appreciated it, if you would have contacted me personally to give you a full explanation about the tour that Saturday. You rated the tour, however, did not actually go on the tour and...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Adam is a nice and including guide. He has time for all your questions and he has great stories to tell. He actually knew more than the local guide we had the day before. He will show you all the important places and give you...More

Thank killi12
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Adam, thank you so much for an amazing tour! We spent about 3 hours walking around, talking about the city, and its changes and evolvement, from folklore to current economic growth - a few hours with Adam is deffenetly hours well spent! Thank you for...More

Thank Celestina D
Adam P, Owner at Trails & Tales, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you Celestina for coming on the tour last Saturday. After over 3 months off, it was great to be back at it! Have a great time in Cambodia. Regards, Adam

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Tour was awesome! Adam was knowledgeable and presented the city of Saigon very well. Very considerate of shady areas as well as being able to rest for water. Great way to spend a several hours viewing the city 😊

Thank Maddie B
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Tour guide was well versed, friendly, engaging and entertaining. What an insight into HCMC! Thank you Adam!

Thank asia-anorak
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We found this tour by chance on our first of 2 days in Saigon. Walking to find breakfast we saw a flyer for the walking tour and the next day happened to be a Saturday! Most of the locations listed were places we were thinking...More

Thank marjieebee
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This free walking tour was excellent and I highly recommend it to anyone who is in HCMC and wants to learn a bit more about this interesting city. The meet-up point was easy to get to from the touristy area where we were staying, and...More

Thank efisher1250
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This walking tour is the same style as the free walking tours in Europe and South America. Tour is free and at the end you can pay whatever you think it’s worth. Adam, the tour guide is a very friendly English guy and has clearly...More

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9 March 2016|
Response from Adam P | Property representative |
Sorry for the very late reply, it's the first time I've looked on the questions page. I'm not sure when Tet (Chinese new year) is next year so I'm not sure if I will be available. The best thing is to email... More
16 January 2016|
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Response from Blended_Bunnies | Reviewed this property |
Hi It takes around 3 hours maximum. The pace is set to the slowest person and there are many stops to see and talk about the sites. I don't think the tour would cause your group any problems and it is fantastic experience... More
18 September 2015|
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Response from Chas513 | Reviewed this property |
The Trails and Tales tour certainly helped this first time visitor get oriented to the city and provided a great foundation for later walking adventures on my own. The tour is low key and very informative so yes, I think it... More