Flower market - Myrides

MRA05: Local culture and traditional shows of Ho Chi Minh City


Trip Hightlights

“Local culture and traditional shows of Ho Chi Minh City” tour was a great experience to get to know Saigon by the real local life here. We really enjoyed the water puppet show and the local Vietnamese food. This is a good tour for experiencing the city and culture of Saigon

Trip descriptions

At 15h00 you will be picked up at your hotel or residence in Ho Chi Minh City and start an adventurous afternoon and evening by an exciting motorbike ride in the city. The first place we will visit is the sweet fragrance of the flower market in Ho Chi Minh City. Here you can get a glimpse of how people live in the intricate neighborhoods and small alleys. After visiting the flower market we will continue to a local tailor accessory market, seeing up close how small cash economies work in Vietnam

Tour begin - Myrides

Many people tend to forget about the large Chinese community which exists in Ho Chi Minh City, which has a large influence on many aspects of daily life. We will visit a temple and a small traditional Chinese medicinal shop to learn more about the influences of this culture in Vietnam. We will take a collation before continue.

Flower market - Myrides

The next stop we will ride to one of the best kept secrets in Saigon – a special Buddhist Pagoda. We don’t want to give away too much about this, so you’ll just have to come see what makes it so spectacular!

The collation - Myrides

After a day enjoying the local life and charm of Ho Chi Minh City, in the evening at 18h00 we will ride to see either the traditional art of Water Puppets (or the Contemporary art of A O show). When finished the fine arts of the Vietnamese culture you can enjoy your dinner a restaurant that serves up traditional Vietnamese dishes, including delicious glutinous rice cakes dressed with different meets, peanuts and leafy green seasonings, where we afterwards will transfer you back to your hotel or residence in Ho Chi Minh City.

Water puppet show - Myrides

Public price: 69USD/pax

  • All rates are quoted for one person in US dollars and valid until Oct 31st 2017


  • This trip is designed for both self-riders and pillion passengers ( You enjoy the rides behind your driving guides).
  • We aim to please our self-riders and pillion passengers If tours offered by Myrides.vn do not suit your needs. We would be more than happy to customize your trip.


Tour price includes:

  • An experienced English-speaking tour guide/ tour leader
  • Motorbike (Driving guide for pillion passengers)
  • Gas
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals: 1 Collation, 1 Dinner
  • Travel insurance


Tour price excludes:

  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuity, tips