About the Best Tour Guides in Saigon, Phu My port and Vung Tau.
How you you know if the tour you are about to take from Saigon, Port Phu My or Vung Tau is legal? (Many, if not most, tours are NOT!) One government requirement is that any tour from Saigon, Port Phu My and Vung Tau must be lead by an officially licenced tour guide. An officially licenced tour guide must:
be Vietnamese, and
hold a current Tour Guide Licence.
The holder of a current Tour Guide Licence:
has completed a minimum of four years university (specifically studying the tour industry, and a second language), and
sits an examination every three years.
works through a registered legitimate tour company.
wears the licence around his /her neck in plain sight.
How to recognize a genuine Tour Guide Licence
A genuine Vietnamese Tour Guide licence;
looks and feels similar to a bank card
has raised embossed numbers in the lower right hand corner
has a hologram in the centre.
Only book your Vietnam tour or shore excursion with a legitimate tour company. They will hold an Inbound Tour Operators Licence. (Most tour operators do NOT)
When you book your tour in Saigon, Port Phu My or Vung Tau through a legitimate tour company, you will be guaranteed of having a genuine tour guide.
For the BEST (legal) TOUR from Saigon, Phu My port and Vung Tau:
Best Tours in Vung Tau (Vung Tau Mai Mai, Paul and Sen's Tours) offer you our highly-acclaimed and award winning Vung Tau and Farm-Lunch Tour.