Photo of Saigon Riverside Retreat

OLD SAIGON IN STYLE  2D1N

Vespa Rouge offers an exclusive package of 2 days 1 night.

Right combination of amazing experiences to make the memories around your special occasions even more unforgettable.

Seeing Saigon city on two wheels vespa is a much more intimate and genuine way to get a glimpse of the culture. Spend the night at a riverside retreat and immerse yourself in the peaceful and bustling-free village life of local Vietnamese.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Touring Saigon by vespa scooter.

  • Give an unusual view of Saigon.

  • Get off the crowded tourist trail.

  • Enjoy the stay at a riverside retreat.

PROGRAM

Day 1 (L)

08:30 You will be picked up from your hotel and start the tour through side streets and back alleys on the back of an Italian design icon, the Vespa! Experience and discover the secrets of Saigon town unlike anything on a traditional city tour.

First stop in China town to visit one of the famous Chinese pagoda, the oldest Chinese residence, explore some hidden corners, witness people’s daily life, see how they live.

10:45 Sip a cup of coffee at the oldest cafeteria in Saigon since 1938. Discover the way of brewing coffee with a clay pot and a cloth strainer. 

11:00 you will be transferred to Me Linh point for a water bus ride along Saigon river (included).

11:30 Disembark and transfer to a riverside restaurant where you will savor a delicious lunch. (included)

13:30 Continue a short vespa ride to a riverside retreat, a stunning Vietnamese wooden house tucked nicely in a quieter and more peaceful corner of Saigon, a perfect getaway for travelers.

In the afternoon immerse yourself in the peaceful and bustling-free village life of local Vietnamese as you cycle through small roads in between lotus ponds, smell the fresh grass in the air. (Other free of charge activities include kayaking, fishing available at the retreat)

Don’t miss the sunset cocktail at the riverside bar.

19:30 Dinner time! Enjoy a truly Vietnamese home cooked meal.

 

Day 2 (B)

Have your breakfast (included) and morning at leisure. Optional activities, tours are available. (see below)

Check out and transfer to boat pier in district 2. End of services. (own arrangement to next destination /or book services through us)

 

INCLUSIVE OF

  • Half Day Vespa excursion with guide.

  • Water bus ticket.

  • 1 night accommodation at riverside retreat

  • Breakfast, Lunch.

 

OPTIONAL TOURS

To be booked in advance:

  • A cooking demonstration led by our friendly staff, focusing on local and seasonal cooking.

  • Body, foot massage at retreat (45-60min)

  • A morning guided cycle tour around the peninsula, explore a wet market, local daily life followed by a visit to an artist who specialize in making wind chime. Learn how to make it under the guidance of the artist. He is also a wing chun follower who can perform some technique of wooden dummy if you wish. (120min)

OUR RECOMMENDATION

  • Extend your stay with our special room rate offered.

  • More vespa tours are available during your stay.

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