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Trails & Tales

76 Le Lai | Starbucks, New World, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 126 542 0186
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Trails and Tales Saigon

Tour was awesome! Adam was knowledgeable and presented the city of Saigon very well. Very... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Maddie B
via mobile
Absolutely brilliant

Tour guide was well versed, friendly, engaging and entertaining. What an insight into HCMC... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
asia-anorak
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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 history and modernizing present. Soak in the sights, learn some Vietnamese phrases, and delve into the psyche of the nation..for free! Meet on Saturdays at Starbucks.
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76 Le Lai | Starbucks, New World, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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+84 126 542 0186
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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 😊

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

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

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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

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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

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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

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

My wife and I joined Adam last Saturday for his tour. I was a little surprised when i called to enquire and a yorkshireman answered the phone so wasnt sure what to expect. We werent disappointed - We were in a small personal group of...More

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Adam was so great he answered all questions i thoroughly enjoyed the tour. It was so worth the knowledge we got from this i would highly suggest you do this tour as soon as you get to Saigon it helps get tour bearings and understand...More

Thank Sandy W
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Adam is an awesome guide who gives you an entertaining and insightful overview of the past, present and future of this booming city. I especially enjoyed to listen to a foreigners view on life in HCMC and Vietnamese culture in general. Thanks!

Thank Oliver H
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends joined for the Trails and Tales Walking Tour on the 10/3/18, it is a must for a anyone who wants to know about the Ho Chi Minh City more. Adam delivers the historic story well and full of information. Wish we...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a private tour with Adam on a Sunday recently. We liked his laconic take on things, and felt we had a little better understanding of Saigon after we finished his tour. We also appreciated the supporting photos and other material he brought with...More

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sucasa2
9 March 2016|
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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
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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
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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
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