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Cu Chi Tunnels
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Dong Khoi Street
Points of Interest & Landmarks
Ben Dinh Tunnels
Battlefields, Military Bases & Facilities, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas
Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Chua Vinh Nghiem
Sacred & Religious Sites
On Lang Pagoda
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Buu Long Temple
Sacred & Religious Sites, Fountains, Monuments & Statues, Scenic Walking Areas
Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)
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Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas
Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Central Post Office
Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings
People's Committee Building
Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Historic Sites
The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument
Monuments & Statues, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Buu Long Temple
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Cu Chi Tunnels
#1 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
I HIGHLY recommend emailing Phat from Viet Viet travels to take you to some of the incredible historical sights in Saigon (and the Mekong) as his knowledge, warmth and experience is invaluable.
Our guide (a must at this site to get the most out of the visit) gave us an informative talk on the history of the tunnels, explaining how Viet Cong troops dug the tunnels to house troops, transport communications...
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Central Post Office
#2 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Big tourist attraction thus abuzz with busloads of visitors SUMMARY Stunning French Colonial architecture is another monumental landmark in this city of historical treasures!
Go inside and see the hussel and bussel of a vibrant functioning Post office From here you can also view the Notre Dame Cathedral and the iconic Pittman Building.
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The World of Heineken
#3 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
We had an amazing tour with a amazing guide, learned about the history of hienken , watch the view of HCMS from the tower and we really enjoyed from the beer through all the tour.
Afterwards we went down to the bar on the 59th floor which had amazing 360 degree views and great beers, with the added the bonus of free strong WiFi, clean toilets and we were able to watch the beautiful sunset.
Ben Dinh Tunnels
#4 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
It was hard to determine which tunnels were more authentic but after doing some research I reallized that at one site the tunnels are geared to bus tours while the Ben Dinh tunnels (also called CuChi Tunnels) are...
A great site to experience the tunnels of history
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The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument
#5 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
A wonderful statue of Thích Quảng Đức wrapped in flames on a well looked after site.
Stopped to view this monument during our tour of HCM City.
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Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)
#6 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
I loved the show and the Opera House and highly recommend visiting this site - a highlight of our time in Vietnam.
Great building in a fabulous location and it's worth going to see the architecture and surrounding area it's right next to the REX hotel and it's massive roof top bar with views over Saigon We saw a show called Te...
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Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas
#7 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
We went here on a tour on some of the lesser seen sights of Saigon, and it was well worth the moped ride.
Worth climbing the stairs to view the fourth floor alone.
Ba Thien Hau Temple
#8 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
You could smell incense prior to entering the temple but the sights of the sculptures, the shrine and the devoted locals is what makes this one of the most spiritual experinces memorable.
Traditional and uncut - an impressive view of the Tao temple.
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Bitexco Financial Tower - Saigon Skydeck
#9 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Fantastic place great views of Saigon and off song river can see long way in morning about twenty kilometers on a good day all directions near the tower there is a great Vietnam deli great pho soup great bun mi an...
Good city view hangout , its all in one , Cinema + food Court and skyline city view tower with faboulous location rounded with Top notch restaurants and elegant shops in the mid area of District
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Ho Chi Minh Squares
#10 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Our destination in this hospitable nation is Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) - it has French colonial landmarks, plus Vietnamese War history museums and the Củ Chi tunnels, used by Viet Cong soldiers.
Located between Ben Thanh and Saigon opera and within walking distance from both, visit this between 7-9 pm for the lighting and beautiful views.
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Benthanh Street Food Market
#11 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
The variety of sights, sounds, smells ( yum durian!) enthrall your senses.
every morning on a walk to a different restaurant along the riverfront on Quay 1, we would walk through this market to enjoy the sites and smells, always stopping for one bakery item or another.
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Nguyen Hue Street
#12 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
... dessert cafe, or coffee shop to enjoy yummy food/beverages, take a photo at Uncle Ho's statue, and view the beautiful French architecture on the People's Committee building at the end of this plaza... Wonderfu...
At the top is the classical French style City Hall which site there beautifully.
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People's Committee Building
#13 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
The elegant colonial structure of Ho Chi Minh City Hall overlooking the well laid Nguyen Hue Boulevard is Saigon’s most impressive landmark.
If you look toward the river you can see that the view is almost exactly what you would see looking down the Champs Elyesse without the arch
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Tan Dinh Church
#14 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
If you want to take a full photo of the church, get wide angle camera, or go opposite of the church to take full view.
Another breath taking view from Ho Chi Minh City as well.
The Independence Palace
#15 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
The Independence Palace is a excellent site to visit while in Saigon...It's interest to learn about the history of Vietnam from the communist's perspective...I highly recommend visiting the palace during your stay...
Beautiful architecture Great history lesson from what's written as you walk around and an interesting mix of propaganda Beautiful views Takes about 1-2 hours depending on how slow you are to enjoy
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Mariamman Hindu Temple
#16 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
appreciate the members who protect and maintain this cultural site
Binh Quoi Village
#17 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
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Dong Khoi Street
#18 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Dong Khoi is an enjoyable street to walk and take in the sites.
The historical sights are but a 10 minute walk away.
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President ho Chi Minh Statue
#19 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
the beauty and interesting activities that happen here at nights is simply delightful.. i felt very comfortable and relaxed and the prospect views it has of all the sky scrappers is simply amazing
Since our last visit 4 yrs ago the road is now Walking Street featuring the Presidents statue thousands everyday locals and tourists visit with water and light show each nite is quite spectacular and the view from...
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Catholic Church Huyen Sy
#20 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
The Catholic Church is a beautiful building and is a landmark which i will also recommend to see or visit.
The view of the church is amazing.
Bui Vien Street
#21 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Great place to sit and watch the sights go by lots at street vendors trying to sell you things but hey thats the culture most bars have Happy Hour and loads of music
Best thing to do is beer hop from once place to another and sit on the stools they keep in the front and enjoy the view!
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Notre Dame Square
#22 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
... Office, a state of the art / the presence of this eclectic exemple of French architecture, amazing place especially in the evening time, surrounded by special flowers arrangement in the main square of this site
This square is ideal for people watching and offers great views of the Cathedral and old post office.
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Chua Vinh Nghiem
#23 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
we were here to see the sights.
Pham Ngu Lao Street
#24 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
My hotel is located right here on this busy street lined with hotels, shops, restaurants, bus/plane ticketing offices , street vendors , and lots of motorbikes especially in the late afternoon...what an amazing site
Its own unique vibe draws people from everywhere due to its close proximity to prominent landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City.
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Emperor Jade Pagoda
#25 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Besides that, visitors can view and appreciate the intricate wood carvings, the statues in the various halls of the temple, the tiles patterns and the dragons on the roof as well as the pagoda-shaped joss stick ur...
Hidden amongst other buildings it is an amazing and functioning place to visit, be aware that there are devout worshippers using this religious site.
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Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
#26 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
This Historic and prestigious heritage site, is built with brickworks from France, and is a former CIA residence with an interesting history.
Perhaps the most popular landmark in Ho Chi Minh is the Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica de Saigon.
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Giac Lam Pagoda
#27 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
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Saigon River
#28 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Spectacular view of skyscrapers, new constructions, large apparement buildings, mostly to appreciate the Saigon river, major artery for commerce, touring, etc.
You must have a ride on the river Exceelent views and the museum nearby is well maintained.
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Chinatown (Cho Lon) - District 5
#29 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City
Went on a XO bike tour was great we seen some really good sites of the city and Chinatown was great.
Excellent tours with Anne No better place to be then on her bike as she takes you around the sights, sounds, and smells A new restaurant evertime Thanks for putting the heart of Vietnam in me
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Saigon Central Mosque
#30 of 72 Sights & Landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City