Water Puppet Show-Cyclo & Dinner On Cruise in Ho Chi Minh City

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Departs: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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There are 2 optional itineraries for this tour:
Option 1: Dinner on cruise only
Option 2: Water Puppet Show and Dinner on Cruise (To book this option, Please pick Tuesday or Friday)

If you are ever in Ho Chi Minh, you will regret missing the Water Puppet Theater. Water Puppets means “puppets that dance freely on the water with rural and has a strong reference to Vietnamese folklore.” This traditional Vietnamese Water Puppet show is not just geared for kids but meant to delight adults as well.
Enjoying the Vietnamese Water Puppet Theater
Glimpsing some well-known destinations with friendly residents on a Cyclo "Three Wheel Bicycle."
Have dinner on a scenic cruise along the Saigon River.

What's Included

Car & Xichlo cycle

Dinner on cruise

English speaking guide

pick up and transfer

Water puppet show ticket

What's Not Included


Personal expenses

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
  • CHILD: Age: 6 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 120

Additional Info

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Specialized infant seats are available

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater
6 PM: You will be picked up at your hotel by the tour guide and you will then travel to the Water Puppet Theater. There, you can watch a genuinely spectacular puppet performance that takes place on the water surface of a pool. A modern orchestra provides the musical backdrop for the presentation, which is backed by a single vocalist and professional musician instruments.
You may learn more about Vietnamese rural folklore and diverse rural ideas and superstitions by watching the show. Many of these shows, particularly those that include tales of everyday life, sometimes have surprising endings with amusing twists.
After the play, we'll tour the city using the "Xich Lo"—once the most common mode of transportation in Vietnam—which today serves as a symbol of the Vietnamese way of life.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Bach Dang
7:30 PM: We'll board a riverboat and have supper while we float along the Saigon River. with the environment characterized by Saigon's skyline at night and ancient folk melodies transporting us back in time.
9:30 PM, the tour comes to an end and the tour guide will drop you off at your hotel.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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