Tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh are indeed diverse and present beauty. It was controlled by France in 1859 until 1954, giving many French colors to this city, one of them is Notre Dame Cathedral. Therefore the city of Saigon once earned the nickname “Paris from the East”.
Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city in Vietnam and is located near the Mekong River delta. The city center is located on the banks of the Saigon River, 60 km from the South China Sea.
Here are the tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh
Saigon Central Post Office
The Saigon Central Post Office building is a historical heritage built in the late 19th century, at which time Vietnam was still part of French Indo-China. The Central Post Office is located in the center of Saigon and is close to the Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica.
When visiting tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh, visitors can find two large paintings that are familiar to the Vietnamese, especially residents of Saigon, the Post map painting. If you are looking for 4 Star Hotel Saigon, Novotel Saigon Center is the best choice in this area.
The Saigon River flows from Cambodia through South Vietnam before joining the South China Sea. In Ho Chi Minh City the river also joins with the Dong Nai River and Ben Cat River.
Along the riverside of tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh City, visitors can enjoy beautiful village views, underground passages in the Vietnam War, city skyscrapers and tropical forests. This is an opportunity to learn about the lives of the local people.
Bitexco Financial Tower
Bitexco Financial Tower is a skyscraper in Ho Chi Minh City. The height of the building is 265.5 meters, the highest in the city. The total floor area is 100,000 square kilometers.
Typically, visitors to the tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh go up to Saigon Skydeck on the 49th floor of the Bitexco Financial Tower building to enjoy views of Ho Chi Minh City from above. Before heading there, visitors must buy an entrance ticket of 200,000 Dong.
Ho Chi Minh City Hall
The short term for this one place is City Hall. Which, this building was originally named the Hotel de Ville Saigon. Tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh City Hall were built in 1902 to 1908 during the colonial era of the French Colonial.
Ben Thanh Market
Tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh City is a market area in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Which, this market is the largest and oldest market that has existed since the 17th century in Saigon
with the local name Cho Ben Thanh.
This market is located in District 1 with its characteristics, namely the Clock Tower at the entrance. This place is very suitable for shopping place. It is also suitable for culinary tours of typical foods of Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam in general.