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This historic area is bordered by City Hall, the beautiful Rex Hotel and numerous French and Vietnamese restaurants.
Nguyen Hue Walking Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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All reviews city hall rex hotel nice square walking street people's committee nguyen hue saigon river opera house french architecture walk around take photos beautiful building post office statue uncle fountain stroll
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked past to see the President Ho Chi Minh statue in front of the Town Hall to take photos with the City Hall in the background.... However this was not to be! as the statue was hidden inside a blue box, assuming for renovation?...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Laura T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is Saigon's downtown. Many historic buildings have been around during the American/Vietnam war. If you watch the documentary The Vietnam War by Tim Burns, you will see many buildings of this area during the war. If only walls could talk...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Annie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can see most of the main stops in a walking tour of the area. This plaza is in the heart of the city. City hall, Rex hotel everything is close around. The plaza itself is a couple of hundred yards long and maybe around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jdcoach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful walking street and the whole area that resembles Paris! French colonial architecture, wide streets all the way to the river banks...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tatjana K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great night in the great place. Just walking in the early evening before having a dinner. Proud to see Ho Chi Minh as a founding father of Viet Nam. Awesome!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank myindochinatrails
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A location not to be missed by a tourist to Vietnam, this sprawling place has many shops and some good photo opportunities.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank T_Senaratne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This very large square is in the "old part" of the city. It starts near the City Hall" and stretches as far as the Saigon River-- and in the area one can find a few remaining examples of French Architecture. There are also a variety...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a huge square and a must for tourist to visit here. if u want decent pictures please come here early before it is swarmed by visitors

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kathryn1802
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge and very crowdy square at every hour of the day. Good for shopping because of a lot of shops near by or as a meeting point to meet other friends. It is also the cleanest part of the city and full of teenagers in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LaraPata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well his statue at least. The view depicted in the photo above is not available as the statue isn't and the magnificent building behind uncle Ho was also being repaired, large yellow cherry pickers blotting the facade. All in all not a choice time to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from binhleofficial | Reviewed this property |
Hello. The cruise ship will be arriving at the Bach Dang Pier - just some hundred meters from the Nguyen Hue Square. Once landed, I believe that you can spend some hours in District 1. Some suggestions: 1. Nguyen Hue Square... More