"Release the brake" with 8 of the best places to visit Saigon 2019

Referring to Hanoi tourism, people will think of the ancient beauty with a bit more dreaming and astonishing peace, when mentioning places to visit Saigon, everyone is excited with the bustling splendor on each child. city.

Indeed, Saigon will never be noisy even at night. That's what Saigon is, full of life and energy that makes people curious: What is this city so vibrant? Let's check out the list of tourist destinations in Saigon below, you will understand immediately.

Places to visit Saigon cannot be missed
1. Independence Palace (Reunification Hall)


Opening hours: 7:30 am - 11:00 am, 13:00 - 16:00 pm weekdays

Ticket price: for adults is VND 30,000 / person / time, students get a discount: VND 15,000 / person / time, students: VND 3,000 / person / time, guests from groups of 20 will be reduced by 1/3 fare.

Located at 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street, the Independence Palace is an architectural work that goes into the history of the nation. During the resistance war against the US to save the country, this was the workplace of the government of the Republic of Vietnam government. After the liberation, this place is classified as a special national monument.


This work is designed according to Feng Shui and architecture of the Orient but is no less modern. Visiting here, visitors will admire the first-hand items from the old regime with many evidence marking the independent moment on April 30, 1975.

Currently, on the occasion of 30/4 or 2/9 every year, thousands of people flock here to visit as well as to commemorate the heroes who have fallen for national independence.

2. Notre Dame Cathedral
Opening hours: Sightseeing: 8:30 am - 10:00 pm, 14:30 pm - 3:30 pm (Monday - Friday)


Mass time: Morning 5:30, 17:00 pm (Monday - Saturday), Sunday: 5:30, 6:30, 7:30, 9:30 (for foreigners), 16:00, 17:00, 18:30.

Address: Số 1 Xã Xã Paris, Bến Nghé Ward, Quận 1 TP. Ho Chi Minh

Located on the main street of the city center, Notre Dame Cathedral is one of the symbols of Saigon City. This cathedral features European architecture combined with beautiful Roman and Gothic styles and has the largest bell in Vietnam. Notre Dame Cathedral is an important cathedral of Saigon diocese and the pride of the city people.

Besides, the area around the church is also the most beautiful landscape in Saigon. In particular, around here is a 30/4 park, a fun spot in Saigon at the very famous evening.

3. Ben Thanh Market
Opening hours: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm daily
Address: Located between Phan Boi Chau - Le Thanh Ton - Phan Chu Trinh - Quach Thi Trang Square, Ben Thanh Ward - District 1.

Ben Thanh Market is located in the heart of the city, all 4 doors facing the main roads such as Phan Chu Trinh, Phan Boi Chau and Le Thanh Ton, the other direction is Quach Thi Trang Square. If you are a fan of shopping, write to the list of places to visit Saigon immediately!


Inside the market, there are enough traditional and modern items to make as gifts for family and friends. Ben Thanh Market is also one of the ideal places to enjoy traditional Vietnamese food. Stop by food stalls with local specialties like fried fish or sip a few refreshing iced teas. One note is when shopping here, you should wear to get the best price.

At night, around the market becomes more bustling with clothing stores, busy restaurants.

4. Suoi Tien tourist area
Opening hours: 8:00 - 17:30 (Mon - Fri), 8:00 - 18:00 (Sat and Sun), 6:30 - 22:00 (Tet Holiday).

Entrance ticket: VND 60,000 / adult, VND 30,000 / child; Tickets for the game: 5,000 - 40,000 VND / time


Address: 120 Ha Noi Highway, Tan Phu Ward, District 9. Suoi Tien has long been a famous tourist attraction in Saigon, a place that attracts a lot of tourists every day.

Suoi Tien is also a place of cultural and historical education through sightseeing places built on the ideas of legends, myths of the nation and the ideology of the Orient.

The famous amusement areas here can be mentioned as: Magic Castle, Treasure Cave, Roller coaster, Tien Ngu Palace, Aquarium, Tien Dong Ngoc Nu Sea ...

5. Nguyen Hue walking street

Opening hours: weekdays

Address: Nguyễn Huệ, District 1, Hồ Chí Minh City


Nguyen Hue Walking Street is an indispensable name in the places to visit Saigon. Built in April 2015, is 670m in length and 64m in width. Creating the heart of Saigon, a striking pedestrian street with granite foundation, two large fountains, many trees and a modern sound and light control system.

In the evenings and weekends, people and tourists often come here to take a walk and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere. Along the two streets are stalls selling specialty of Saigon such as broken rice, coffee, bread, tea ...

This street is also a fun place to play in Saigon at night and is a favorite place of the virtual saints!

6. Vietnam History Museum

Opening hours: Morning 8:00 am - 11:30 am; Afternoon 13h30 - 16h30 (Tue - Sun)


Admission: 2,000 VND / adult, 1,000 VND / child (Vietnamese guests), 15,000 VND / person (foreign visitors)

Address: 2 Nguyen Binh Khiem Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1

Vietnam History Museum was built in 1929, its predecessor is the Blanchard de la Brosse Museum. Visiting here, you will admire, learn about tens of thousands of valuable artifacts. In addition, the museum also has over 25,000 books and precious documents for archeological and historical research, museum, ethnography ...

In addition, there is also an intact mummy, attracting the attention of many tourists.

7. Cu Chi Tunnels

Opening hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Admission: Ticket price: 100,000VND / foreigner, 20,000VND / Vietnamese guest. In the tunnel visitors will be eating cassava and drinking tea for free.

Address: Phú Hiệp Hamlet, Phú Mỹ Hưng Commune, Củ Chi, TP. HCM

TP way. Ho Chi Minh City about 70km northwest, this is a map of the transformation of troops and people of Cu Chi during the resistance war.

Cu Chi Tunnels make visitors admire because the building is deep in the ground, with many niches like spider webs, many floors, with accommodation, meeting and fighting with a total length of more than 200 km.

Cu Chi Tunnels have two points:

Ben Dinh Tunnels: belong to Ben Dinh hamlet, Nhuan Duc commune, Cu Chi district. To get here, visitors can take bus number 4 from Ben Thanh to Ben An Suong, then catch the car number 122 from An Suong station to An Nhon Tay.

Ben Duoc Tunnels: now belongs to Phu Hiep Hamlet, Phu My Hung Commune, Cu Chi District. Tourists can take routes 13 and 79, take bus number 13 from Ben Thanh to Cu Chi bus station, then take bus 79 from Cu Chi bus station to Ben Duoc.

Note that when coming to Cu Chi Tunnels, it is advisable to wear sports shoes to facilitate movement in the tunnel. (See also: What does Cu Chi play?)

8. Starlight Bridge

Address: Ton Dat Tien, Phu My Hung, District 7, TP. HCM


Anh Sao Bridge is a famous entertainment place in Saigon at night. A bridge between Ho Nguyet Lake and Dao Canal in Phu My Hung urban area. This is known as the most beautiful bridge for pedestrians in Saigon.

The bridge is designed with a sprinkler system that is a 7-color LED light on both sides of the bridge, making it feel like you're walking on the galaxy. Not only that, the two sides of the bridge also has a large square, designed to follow the moon and the sun.

Anh Sao Bridge is a favorite place to visit Saigon, especially for young travelers.

"Release the brake" with 8 of the best places to visit Saigon 2019 "Release the brake" with 8 of the best places to visit Saigon 2019 Reviewed by Matter on October 28, 2019 Rating: 5

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