Guided tour

Ho Chi Minh City: Private Street Food Evening Walking Tour

Activity provider: Street Food Man

Ho Chi Minh City: Private Street Food Evening Walking Tour

Activity provider: Street Food Man

From US$ 39 per person

Enjoy a feast for all your senses on a private walking tour of the night markets of Ho Chi Minh City and learn more about the world's most exciting food culture!

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Duration 4 hours
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Pickup included
Pickup possible at your accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City Districts 1, 3, 4, 5, or 10, or at the Opera House.


  • Learn how to make rice pancakes
  • Savour a menu of 9 mouth-watering dishes and unlimited drinks at famous food stalls
  • Walk through the back alleys and hidden streets
  • Immerse yourself in local nightlife, and discover the paradise of food in District 3 and 10
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in selected areas of Ho Chi Minh City, and then head by taxi to a local district which is known as a street food paradise to taste authentic banh xeo and banh khot (rice pancakes) away from the tourist crowds. Stroll along a street known for its barbecue seafood vendors and head to a local-favorite restaurant to taste the best bo la lot" (beef in wild betel leaves). Sample a tasty Bot Chien, pan-fried rice cakes with egg and spring onions which is cooked by a local chef with over 25 years experience, and then quench your thirst with a sugar cane juice mixed with a little orange. Continue your food adventure with an authentic banh mi (sandwich) and experience the perfect fusion of 4 delicious flavors with one bite! Walk into the old apartments of Nguyen Thien Thuat, where you can join the locals and try the best barbecue seafood or meat with some local beer and homemade Vietnamese rice wine. Cap off your Saigon street food tour at the night flower market by enjoying an amazing dessert which is coconut ice cream, avocado ice cream or grilled bananas with coconut milk. Your street food guide will take a taxi to go with you get back to your accommodation.
  • Private tour
  • Complimentary pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City in districts 1, 3, 4, 5 and 10. If you stay outside of these districts, local guides will meet you at Saigon Opera House
  • Transportation by taxi
  • English-speaking street food guide
  • All food and drinks during the tour
  • Pictures from your tour
  • Rain poncho
  • Accident insurance
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Items of a personal nature
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

Know before you go

  • It is recommended that you leave your handbag, passport and jewelry at your hotel for safe keeping
  • A camera is always encouraged, but please take extra care
  • Cool and comfortable clothing is recommended. A t-shirt and shorts of light pants are suitable
Customer reviews

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5 /5

based on 125 reviews

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We had an eventful and exciting tour through Saigon at night. Bien - our StreetFoodWoman- was very attentive, provided us with lots of information and brought us closer to Saigon's street food scene. It was fun to discover so many different sides of this crazy city on foot and of course to try out the many delicious dishes! We can recommend this tour!!!!! Thank you, Bien, for the nice evening!

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August 18, 2022

Tony met us at hotel with Lyn (in training) we had a taxi to the first stop and the walk commenced from there. The street food was such an exciting experience, as we tried foods we would never have attempted. Thankyou. It was very good and interesting to find out about local Vietnamese cuisine and culture. They also went the extra mile all the way, and were lovely to talk to, great hosts, respectful but fun. I would trust them any time and recommend to all who would like this type of trip.

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August 12, 2022

Best experience yet in Vietnam! Our guide Finn was the absolute best, so knowledgeable and helpful and just a joy to be around! All the food was incredible and its well worth the price for how much you get! Everything ran very smoothly, Finn came to pick us up at our hostel and then organised a taxi for us from there to the start of the walking tour and back again at the end. It was so nice to get the opportunity to eat with the locals and learn so much more about vietnamese culture. Thank you for an amazing time! Street Food Man really goes above and beyond on this tour!

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August 11, 2022

Product ID: 109450