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Great way to experience a slice of the real Vietnam - and to take away some high quality memories

I highly recommend going on a photo adventure with Arnaud, both as a way to improve your... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
George W
Mekong Photo Tour

What an incredible adventure this tour was!! We explored floating markets, Wet markets, rural... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
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Join Arnaud on one of his Photographic Day-trip and explore the vibrant Saigon through the lense of your camera. You will discover the city's less traveled back alleys, all the while receiving feedback and instructions on how to improve your shots...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 91 323 68 76
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

I highly recommend going on a photo adventure with Arnaud, both as a way to improve your photography skills, and as a way to get an insight into the everyday lives of Saigon locals. We started our tour with a coffee and a chat about...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

What an incredible adventure this tour was!! We explored floating markets, Wet markets, rural countrysides, rice fields and canal ways all at the best light of the day. Really some of the best photographic opportunities I have ever experienced in Vietnam: ranging from gorgeous landscapes...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I signed up for the morning Cholon Tour and was lucky to have Arnaud to myself for that morning as I was able to get a great private lesson. Arnaud took me to a delicious cafe for coffee, where he asked me questions and briefed...More

Thank Mariskaaa
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Arnaud is not only very knowledgeable, but also fun. Since I am a beginner, he started with helpful tips on street photography and how to better use my camera. Arnaud knows the Cholon neighborhood well and was very patient with me, while providing lots of...More

Thank sbhavani
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I stumbled upon this tour here on Tripadvisor and as a keen photographer the Cholon Backstreet tour appealed to me. We were a group of 3 friends 2 were photographers and one not so was worried the non photographer may have felt left out but...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Great morning tour to Cholon. Arnaud is very familiar with the area. As a photography beginner, I found his instruction very easy to follow. A tour member with more experience also seemed pleased with the guidance provided. Very friendly and appears passionate about his work....More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I chose half day tour in Cholon backstreet with Arnaud, this is the same old place i always come but Arnaud showed me in different perspectives. I've learned great skills in street photography.

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Once you have seen all the standard sights in Saigon, there is really no reason to not spend a few hours with someone who has lived there for nearly two decades to explore the city in more detail. For anyone with an interest in photography,...More

Thank thebai
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This was truly an amazing experience. Arnaud was such an amazing teacher and I learnt so much from him

Thank Hass45
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We did Arnaud Foucard’s Cholon Backstreets photo tour in Ho Chi Minh City and what a great experience it was. We learned more from Arnaud in one hour over a cup of coffee than we had previously learned in a 2-week photo tour. Arnaud is...More

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24 October 2016|
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Response from teaganjane | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Mine was the morning tour. About 3-4 hours 😊
11 January 2016|
Response from DLBT96 |
Hi Ann, you can find out all information on vietnamphotoadvantures website :) Arnaud does take care of food and accomodations. Hope this helps :D
Jeff W
13 November 2015|
Response from arnosgn | Property representative |
Hi, you can book the tours directly on the Vietnam Photo Adventures website (website links are not permitted here)