Ho Chi Minh City Overview

Known as the largest destination in Vietnam with a lot of beautiful and magnificent landscapes as well as tasty dishes to explore and enjoy, Ho Chi Minh is really a must - visit destination in Vietnam. Every year, Ho Chi Minh attracts a lot of tourists coming here to visit famous landscapes and enjoy the hustling atmosphere in the city.

You do not have to worry about where to go, which festivals and events to take part in or where to go shopping in Ho Chi Minh as there is a long list of things to do in Ho Chi Minh that you should not miss on your trip. Some of the popular spots in Ho Chi Minh City to visit and explore such as: War Remnants Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Jade Emperor Pagoda, Ben Thanh Market, Reunification Palace, Central Post Office. These are the most attractive sites in Ho Chi Minh that no tourist misses to visit when visiting Ho Chi Minh City. It is a great chance for you to know more about culture and history of the city as well as give your eyes an opportunity to admire beautiful and well - known landscapes.

In addition, one of the things that makes tourist come back the city that is the special and delicious foods. Some of famous foods in Ho Chi Minh which are the passion of many people include: Banh mi, Pho, Bun mam, Bun Bo Hue, Banh da cua, Banh cuon, Banh xeo, Hu Tieu, Goi cuon, Com tam. Enjoying the specialties of Ho Chi Minh City will help you get more memories and unforgettable experience in the modern and bustling city. All are waiting for your exploration and experience. Do not hesitate to visit this beautiful city.

Places to go

Our Ho Chi Minh City trips

Trip name Days From USD
Vietnam Essential Honeymoon Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Vietnam Essential Honeymoon Holiday 10 days USD 945 View Trip
Authentic Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Authentic Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday 14 days USD 1.182 View Trip
Grand Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Grand Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday 15 days USD 1.213 View Trip
Vietnam Romantic Honeymoon Vacation Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Hanoi, Vietnam Vietnam Romantic Honeymoon Vacation 12 days USD 993 View Trip
Southern Vietnam Highlight Tour (Sic) Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Cu Chi, Vietnam Southern Vietnam Highlight Tour (Sic) 4 days USD 213 View Trip

Shopping

Here’s the ultimate travel essentials list for Ho Chi Minh City; everything from visas ..More

Shop the Markets, Shop the Malls

If you’re itching to bring home a souvenir, you won’t be at a loss for shopping in Saigon. Ben Thanh Market is famous for its many stalls and traditional goods, or if you’re...
More

Get Custom Made Clothes

A top to-do item for many visitors is to have custom clothes made before they leave. Phan’s Custom Tailor is a very popular destination for suits and other items of clothing. Make sure you...
More

General Information

Weather can affect how much you enjoy your vacation and what activities are feasible during your trip. Ho Chi Minh City ..More

Indulge in the Street Food

Trying to figure out what to eat from street vendors in Vietnam can be extremely overwhelming, but thanks to the Legal Nomad’s Guide to Saigon Street Food you can explore and taste with...
More

Explore Vietnamese History BEYOND the War

Vietnam is and should be known for more than the terrible war, which is where the Museum of Vietnamese History comes in. See gorgeous artefacts from the many regions of the country and learn what...
More

Travel Tips

Most travelers in Vietnam feel relatively safe, and the level of crime is generally comparable to similar cities of the same size throughout the world. Pickpocketing, snatch-and-grab robbery, and petty theft are the most frequent types of crime ..More

Best street for street food in Saigon

The street food scene in Saigon permeates every district, neighbourhood, and alleyway; the city boasts so many street food outlets that, at times, Saigon feels like one gigantic, open-air...
More

Barbecue Your Own Dinner

The barbecue garden provides a unique take on dinner - cook it yourself! Escape the chaotic streets in the lush garden restaurant, order your preferred dishes and cook them to your liking. Sure...
More

Top Attractions

The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh city runs from December to April in dry season ..More

Ben Thanh Market in Ho Chi Minh

Situated in downtown Ho Chi Minh City , bustling Ben Thanh Market in District 1 is a great place to buy local handicrafts, branded goods, Vietnamese art and other souvenirs.
More

Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh City

The Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh is a beautifully preserved remnant of French colonial times and perhaps the grandest post office in all of Southeast Asia. Located next door to Notre Dame...
More

Travel Experiences

Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s shopping hub, where you can buy almost everything on ..More

Sip a Cocktail and Enjoy the View at Saigon Skydeck

It’s hard to get a true appreciation for the scale of HCMC without seeing it from up above. You could just pay to go up to the tourist deck, or… you could skip that cost and get a...
More

Fast and Furious Foodie Tour

By far our favourite thing we did in HCMC was the XO Foodie Tour. We visited multiple districts and ate many foods that were new to us, but part of the thrill was zipping through Saigon traffic...
More

Food Culture

Eating is one of the top thing to do when traveling and there is nowhere to immerse yourself in the exquisite flavours of Vietnamese cuisine than right here in More

Bun Mam

Bun mam is a robust Vietnamese soup that’s packed with contrasting flavours, textures and colours. Pungent, fishy, sweet, sour, dark, vibrant, silky and crunchy, this is a soup that...
More

The best street foods in Saigon

One of the best things that tourists can do when traveling to Saigon is try all the best street foods is not just looking around and visiting the amazing historical sites. Following maybe some...
More

Blogs

Vietnam is one country with a long history of national development, formed culture and discovering the country and the peoples of Vietnam is an interesting journey for all visitors. Vietnam has been granted the gift of charming scenery on all over the S-shaped strip of land. Therefore, it is not really difficult to understand when Vietnam now become the most fascinating tourist destination in Asia.
The other is Ha Long Bay - The natural wonder of the world, the green Phu Quoc pearl island, My Khe beach - the most charming beach on the planet, the spectacular period of Phong Nha - Ke Bang, is an idyllic feature and the rustic of Hoi An ancient town, the western part of the river, or the untouched beauty of the northwestern mountainous region, is the moss of the thousand-year-old capital,...
Not only attracted by the beauty of natural sceneries, Vietnam also has a special mark with the style of life culture and unique local culinary culture. Famous with Pho, Noodle soup, Quang noodles, Nuggets, Soup cake, Hoi An bread, Banh xeo, Nem fried,... Close your eyes, contemplate it very slowly to feel all the rustic and poetic qualities of Vietnamese S-shaped strip of land. And to feel the true love of Vietnam people’s even if you only meet once!
Proud to be one of the most prestigious travel companies in Vietnam, we promise that we will bring you unforgettable exciting experiences, memorable moments and overwhelming passages through the journeys along the beautiful country of Vietnam. All waiting for you to come forward to discover it!