We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vietnam Photo Adventures

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Excellent - Informative - Enjoyable

I stumbled upon this tour here on Tripadvisor and as a keen photographer the Cholon Backstreet... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Scarybird
,
London England
via mobile
Local knowledge and photography expertise

Great morning tour to Cholon. Arnaud is very familiar with the area. As a photography beginner, I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ed B
via mobile
Read all 178 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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. We also offer 2 and 3 days tours in the Mekong Delta taking you to its Floating Markets at the golden hour.
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Write a ReviewReviews (178)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"backstreets tour"
in 16 reviews
"street photography"
in 23 reviews
"photography skills"
in 8 reviews
"photographic experience"
in 5 reviews
"professional photographer"
in 5 reviews
"skill level"
in 5 reviews
"love photography"
in 4 reviews
"camera settings"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful teacher"
in 3 reviews
"great photographs"
in 3 reviews
"travel photography"
in 2 reviews
"skype calls"
in 2 reviews
"meo vac"
in 2 reviews
"amazing shots"
in 2 reviews
"fun person"
in 2 reviews
"hour session"
in 2 reviews
"visited areas"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago 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

Thank Scarybird
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Hass45
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 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

Thank Brian 'n Anne S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I've learned a lot of street photo shooting and learned how to compose a nice photo and most important of all , to conquer my shyness. Highly recommended to people who like photo shooting ! 學到很多街拍技巧,高度推薦!!!!

Thank 24ellenh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Spending one morning with Arnaud was an experience within it self. After being picked up at precisely the agreed upon time, we took a taxi to the Cholon Street area for a coffee/tea. After he had a little better understanding where everyone in the group...More

Thank sprout89
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I arranged for Arnaud’s photo tour for one of my first mornings in Saigon. He took me straight to Cholon and we spent the whole morning taking pictures there. It was fun exploring that part of town with somebody who knows his way around and...More

1  Thank countryclub3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wow! Arnaud is an incredible photography and teacher. He starts the tour by getting to know what your interests are, your level of photographic experience and understanding what your goals for the morning are. If you happen to have some photos from your trip so...More

Thank Judy U
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 491 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
Fide Hotel
2 reviews
1.63 km away
Spring Hotel Saigon South
1 review
1.64 km away
Hotel L' Odeon
323 reviews
2.03 km away
Crown Diamond Hotel
57 reviews
2.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Saigon Craft Bar And Grill
15 reviews
1.24 km away
Mint and Paul Restaurant
36 reviews
1.44 km away
Master's Cup Coffee House
15 reviews
1.30 km away
Confidant Restaurant & Bar
8 reviews
1.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Artinus 3D Art Museum
408 reviews
3.51 km away
SC Vivocity
78 reviews
1.91 km away
Crescent Mall
52 reviews
1.89 km away
Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center - SECC
20 reviews
2.65 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
terriertam
24 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from teaganjane | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Mine was the morning tour. About 3-4 hours 😊
1
Vote
annn180
12 January 2016|
Answer
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
0
Votes
Jeff W
14 November 2015|
Answer
Response from arnosgn | Property representative |
Hi, you can book the tours directly on the Vietnam Photo Adventures website (website links are not permitted here)
0
Votes
;