US$ 45

Small-group Dinner Cruise on Saigon River

Prebook to secure your place on your preferred day and enjoy a River Saigon dinner-and-sightseeing cruise in Ho Chi Minh City. Then, when it's time, board a traditional or modern riverboat and admire the floodlit sights of Ho Chi Minh—formerly called Saigon. Pass sights such as the Bitexco Tower, and with the illuminations as a backdrop, enjoy a 5-course Vietnamese dinner and traditional local music. Hotel transfers included.

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  • Dine as you sightsee on a River Saigon dinner cruise in Ho Chi Minh
  • City Easy and relaxing way to see the city’s landmarks bathed in evening lights
  • Enjoy the sights along with a 5-course Vietnamese dinner and local music
  • Includes private table and central hotel transfers, with drinks at own cost


  • Transportation by Air-condition minivan
  • 01-hour cruise along Saigon River
  • Vietnamese English-speaking guide
  • Private table on board Vietnamese 5-course set menu dinner
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Dinner


  • All drinks on board.
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance


Departure Point: Budget Tour Partner 29A Dong Khoi street, District 1, HCMC. This address is applied for those who don’t stay in District 1.

Departure time: Nightly between 18h30 – 19h00 at District 1.
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.

Return Details: to the original point


  • Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel (Only District 1) between 18h30 – 19h00, we drive among the busy traffic to the city harbor.
  • You will embark on one of the boats (traditional or modern boat will be subject to availability).
  • We start cruising between 1 to 1,5 hours along the Sài Gòn River while dinner is served with a five-course Vietnamese food. At the same time, you will also enjoy listening to traditional music, and watching the beautiful lights of the city by night.
  • Disembark the boat by 9pm and transfer back to your hotel or drop-off somewhere in District 1 on request.
  • End of services.



1. Deep fried seafood spring rolls

2. Mixed salad with shrimp and pork

3. Broiled clam and pork

4. Grilled chicken with honey

5. Mixed hot pot (vegetable, noodles, shrimp, beef…)

6. Dessert (seasonal fruits, or Vietnamese sweet)


1. Two-dish starter (Deep fried spring rolls & Fried shrimp with sugarcane)

2. Lotus roofs salad with shrimp and pork

3. Deep fried fish fillet

4. Grilled chicken with salt and chilly

5. Fried vegetable with beef

6. Cooked pork with fish sauce

7. Dessert (seasonal fruits, or Vietnamese sweet)

  • Special notes: * Hot pot is applied for group from 4 guests up. Otherwise, it will be changed to “Fried rice with seafood/ or Fried noodles with seafood”. * Please request in advance if you have a food allergy, you are a vegetarian, you observe halal or diet menu.

Special dish on Saigon River Cruise


Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour from Vietnam Budget Tour.
Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.
Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.


Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability Infants must sit on laps Not wheelchair accessible Children must be accompanied by an adult Infant meals not included Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship Dress code is smart casual Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 travelers


Tour cancellation policy from Vietnam Budget Tour
For a full refund, please cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
Cancel 29- 7 days: charge 50% of the total tour cost
Cancel 6- 3 days less: charge 80% f the total tour cost
Cancel 3 days less: charge 100% f the total tour cost