Water Puppet Show is one of the characteristics of culture in Vietnam. It originated from the Red River Delta in Vietnam in the 11th century, and has rapidly become popular. Enjoying this unique art form will certainly bring valuable experience for you. Besides, having an opportunity to relax on cyclo, observing the bustling scene of city, and enjoying Saigon dinner cruise will keep you entertained and exited during your stay.
The mentioned price for this tour is for minimum number of 2 people! They will be $10 extra charge for single supplement if you are going for this tour alone!
18.00: Pick up at your hotel
18.30: Enjoy water puppet show – a traditional, unique art closely connected with the spiritual life of Vietnamese. It is performed in a pool of water which is used as the stage. The puppets are controlled by puppeteers standing behind the screen. There is a traditional Vietnamese orchestra playing background music. Singers from North Vietnam will sing the songs which tell about legendary stories in the country. It is all in the local language and quite incomprehensible. This unique art form is a part of Vietnam’s cultural heritage and has won many international puppet awards.
19.15: Continue to the harbor by cyclo for a dinner cruise. Enjoy the panoramic views of Ho Chi Minh City. Taste sumptuous Vietnamese cuisine on traditional Dragon Boat along Saigon River.
21.30: End of services. Finish your tour.
(All activities can be changed depending on the traffic situation and the schedule of the water puppet theater)
Note: Tipping is at customer’s discretion
**You can read about our cancellation policies here.
During the Perfume Pagoda tour you have a good chance to experience the cultural and religious value of the old pagodas and nearby surrounding in the northern region not too far from Hanoi City.
Chung cư, Lầu 10-01 Lô C, Phạm Viết Chánh, Bình Thạnh, Hồ Chí Minh, Việt Nam
Mon - Sat 8.00 - 17.00 Sunday CLOSED