With the essence of both Vietnamese and French Culture, Ho Chi Minh is a vibrant city to visit, full of history, fantastic food and moderate prices. The beautiful architecture and the relish worth cuisines make the city top tourist attraction in Vietnam.
Situated in southern Vietnam, the city is a high-paced metropolis full of life, entertainment and history. On the bank of the river Saigon, this is the largest and busiest city of the country. Ho Chi Minh was part of the French colonial endeavours in south-east Asia and the capital of the Cochinchina colony. This is the reason it is home to many beautiful French style architectural buildings and has an overwhelming number of restaurants serving authentic French food along with the Vietnamese cuisine.
At present, it is a major commercial and cultural hub full of dizzying energy and vitality. Currently, the city hosts over 7 million international tourists per year. The "Pearl of the Far East," this city has experienced its fair share of global turmoils, which is still evident in many unique ways. Visit this city and walk around the tree-paved streets and explore the war memorials, museums, markets, tunnels, temples, pagodas, and skyscrapers, existing in perfect harmony, while maintaining the unique Vietnamese style.
Taxi and Rental Car, Bike, Cyclo and Bus.
Cleanliness: Normal to Moderate; Efficiency: Low to Normal.
Taxi: Start normal tariff 12000 VND, per Kilometer: 14000 VND.
Bus: Adult per person 3000 VND.
Cyclo: Per hour 20000 VND.
Bike: Base fare starts from 10000 VND. 1 hour rental charge: 25000 VND.Suggest an Edit - Share your experience
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|Cigarettes (20 Pack)
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|Ticket in local transport (Single way).
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The city is colourful and full of joy, and the nightlife is no different. It caters to the taste and choice of all kinds of tourists who visit the place. If you are in district 1, you will enjoy the swanky nightclubs which remain open till 3 in the morning. You can tap your feet on groovy tunes, there is an excellent service offered here, and the well-behaved crowd turn up to enjoy. Relax in the rooftop bars with a cocktail and enjoy the stunning cityscape, or hit the casinos to try your luck.
On the other hand, if you want to relax with the fun-loving locals, you may want to visit district 3 and 5 along with Pham Ngu Lao. There are a number of cheerful pubs and bars, with live music performance of the local people and its casual ambiance is a perfect suit for the backpackers.
For a romantic night out, a leisurely cruise down the Saigon River with a live jazz performance, traditional Vietnamese dance performance and a scrumptious feast of Western and Vietnamese cuisines is the best place for couples.
Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport - SGN
Start Tariff: VND 12000.00
1 Km. Tariff: VND 14000.00
1 Hour Waiting Tariff: VND 30000.00
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