Saigon Street Stories

Local Stories from the City Streets

  • 4 hours
  • 2.200.000 Đồng Việt Nam
  • Bitexco Tower Lobby (2 Hai Trieu, District 1)

Service Description

This half day journey that takes you into private workspaces, studios, homes of leading Vietnamese culture makers and everyday Saigoneers. There is nothing like stepping into a studio of an artist to glean insight into their creative process. From quick sketches to detailed studies to finished pieces, you will learn what Saigon creatives draw on when working on their fashion collections, creating art or coming up with a new product or concept. You will also learn about the struggles and challenges of creating in the modern-day Saigon. As part of our journey, we enter into the homes, shops or workplaces of one of the local residents. You will be invited to explore the venue at your own pace before sitting down for a cup of refreshing ice tea and joining in a conversation. Taste their food, hear their stories and learn what motivates them to do what they do. We will end the journey with unique Vietnamese street foods from local eateries and/or markets. Agenda • 2 x visit with leading local culture maker or resident at their studio, home, workspace (1hour) • 1 x local market visit • 1 x sit down meal of unique Vietnamese street food Cost • 20% deposit is required upon booking. Remaining payment to be made at the beginning of the journey in Vietnam Dong (VND) • Failure of deposit payment within 3 days of booking will result in cancellation of booking. • There's a surcharge for groups under 3. • Bookings may be made for single participants. If we are unable to meet minimum numbers we may offer an alternative date or cancel the journey and provide a refund. • Children under 10 are free, but please note that this is not a child oriented journey What is included in the Price? • Transportation during the journey (does not include transportation to and from the meeting and dropping off points) • Food and drink during the journey • Translator • Goodie Bag • Tour Guide Journey Information & Terms & Conditions Refer to the “What you Need to Know About the Journeys” section below for more information about the journey, locations, payment terms, change of date and cancellations conditions, or email us at: linh@hidden-saigon.com


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

+++  Cancellation and Refund Policy  • We understand that things come up. Should you need to cancel or change your booking, please contact us as soon as possible at: linh@hidden-saigon.com. • Failure of pay the deposit will result in cancellation of booking. Below are our cancellation policy fees: • 8+ Days Before Journey Departure Date: 0% of Total Journey Amount Per Person Due • 4-7 Days Before Journey Departure Date: 20% of Total Journey Amount Per Person Due • 1 – 3 Days Before Journey: 50% of Total Journey Amount Per Person Due • Day Of Journey: 100% of Total Journey Amount Per Person Due


Contact Details

+ +84 (0)908 477 079

linh@hidden-saigon.com

80 Nguyễn Trãi, Bến Thành, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam