Experience vibrant Saigon city with a day trip from China town to Fito museum, Cha Tam church, and a local market to explore the history and local life. In the afternoon, it is the time to visit and hear the tragedy of war at Reunification Palace and War Remnants Museum.
At 8.00 AM, we depart from the hotel on slowly drive to China town. The first visit is The Fito Museum, the first museum of Vietnamese medicine. There are nearly 3,000 items dating back to the Stone Age on display. The exhibition also includes tools used to prepare medicine, knives, mortars and pestles, documents and objects from a traditional pharmacy. Then we visit St. Phanxico Xavier Cathedral (Cha Tam) where former President of South of Vietnam government – Ngo Dinh Diem and his brother prayed for few hours before being assassinated. The trip continues to visit Thien Hau Temple, Kim Bien wholesale market before having lunch in a downtown restaurant.
In the afternoon, we visit the War Remnants Museum to see the display of the material, photographs, and artifacts on the evidence of the crime and the consequences of the war that the invasion force has caused to Vietnam. Reunification Palace (formerly known as Independence Palace) is the next visiting sites to know a famous witness from the Vietnam War. Ending the trip, we have a relaxing time at a local coffee shop near Ho Con Rua before getting back to your hotel.
Write Your review
Very good 0