Saigon Travel Advices

With 300 years of age, Saigon – Vietnam’s largest city is an interesting destination for you to explore our beautiful country. You can see not only the skyscrapers located close to each other, malls, shopping centers, but also the ancient villas and traditional markets already exist for hundreds of years. Here are some suggestions about destination:

Notre Dame

Located in the center of Saigon, with beautiful view from all sides. It can be said that Notre Dame is a perfect work of architecture, which is a typical work of Saigon.


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Notre Dame – Saigon Travel Advices

Ben Thanh Market

Ben Thanh Market is seen as a symbol of city tourism. Market was built with 4 main doors opened in 4 directions: East, West, North and South. Especially when the sun goes down, Ben Thanh night market attracts hundreds of visitor to do shopping and enjoy tasty dishes from the evening until late.

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Ben Thanh Market – Saigon Travel Advices

Opera House

Located at Lam Son Square – District 1, was built over a century ago, the theater remains the characteristics of Western architecture, organizes theatrical performances and art and also be used to organize big events. It is also the oldest theater category Western European architecture and is considered a tourist attraction of this city.

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Opera House – Saigon Travel Advices

Independence Palace

Palace was designed according to geomancy and Oriental architecture but very modern. Visiting Independence Palace, visitors can admire by their own eyes many articles from the old regime as well as evidence of marked independence day – April 30, 1975.

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Independence Palace – Saigon Travel Advices

West Street

“West Street” consists of Pham Ngu Lao, De Tham, Bui Vien in District 1, HCM City. This street was listed a place tourist should should visit when coming to Sai Gon by a famous magazine – Lonely Planet. Moreover West Street is near Ben Thanh Market and common transit buses stop throughout the city.

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West Street – Saigon Travel Advices

China Town Distric5

Chinatown is a bustling center in Sai Gon, where concentration living of many Chinese in the south. You can enjoy a variety cuisine with Chinese foods and some of Chinese combined with Vietnamese style.

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Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi Tunnels – 70km from HCM City to the northwest, where occurred a large war during 30 years. It makes the young generation admired by being built deep in the ground with accommodation, meeting and fighting with a total length of 200 km.

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