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.

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Our Ho Chi Minh City trips

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Hcm City Welcomes 1.8 Million Foreign Tourists

Hcm City Welcomes 1.8 Million Foreign Tourists

24 June, 2016

Nearly 1.8 million foreign tourists visited HCM City in the first four months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 14 per cent, according to a report from the municipal People’s Committee.