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17 places to visit in Saigon (Vietnam): Have you visited all? (Part 2)


When visiting this city, many travelers always hunt for the ideal Saigon tourism spot. You can engage in a wide range of activities at these tourist sites.

Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi tunnels
Cu Chi tunnels – Source: Internet

Tourist destinations near Saigon are also sought by tourists to have short trips or experiences on weekends. Cu Chi Tunnels is currently one of the tourist attractions in Saigon associated with history attracting a large number of tourists to visit every day.

This tourist spot was formerly a defense system, a resistance base of the Vietnamese army and people. Currently, there sti

ll preserve a lot of historical victories, artifacts and works associated with the heroic struggle of our army and people. Visitors can see with their own eyes the warehouse, kitchen, office … located in the basement – the workplace of officers and soldiers at that time.

Currently, Cu Chi Tunnels is one of the famous national monuments and a tourist destination in Saigon that many tourists choose for their trip.

Binh Quoi eco-tourism area

Binh Quoi eco-tourism area
Binh Quoi eco-tourism area – Source: Internet

If you are looking for tourist attractions near Saigon, Binh Quoi eco-tourism area will be an interesting destination. This resort is only about 8km from the center of Ho Chi Minh City, very convenient for moving and making weekend trips.

Here, you can experience many interesting activities such as a picnic. Besides, Binh Quoi tourist area also has a variety of services such as buffets, family motels, huts… to help you relax and have fun.

Coming to Binh Quoi tourist destination, visitors seem to be returning to the peaceful place of the southern village. Here, familiar images are reproduced in reality such as the monkey bridge, dinghy, water jar. This Saigon tourist destination also attracts visitors through many interesting games such as rowing, fishing, statue painting, swing game…

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Can Gio eco-tourism area

To be able to experience tourism in the only coastal district in Ho Chi Minh City, Can Gio is always a destination chosen by many tourists. Here, there are not only tourist attractions on the beach, but you also have the opportunity to visit the mangrove ecosystem as well as many beautiful island communes.

Can Gio eco-tourism area be an ideal Saigon tourist destination for weekend trips? Here, you will be immersed in the green nature, away from the noise and pressure of the city.

This Saigon tourist destination is about 50km from the city center, so visitors can travel by car or motorbike, which is very convenient. If you have the opportunity to stay in Can Gio eco-tourism area for about 2 days, you should explore many ideal tourist destinations such as Vam Sat tourist area, monkey island, Thanh An island commune, …

Buu Long Pagoda – “Thailand Temple”

Buu Long Pagoda - Thailand Temple
Buu Long Pagoda – Thailand Temple – Source: Internet

If you are a spiritual tourist, Buu Long Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City will be a tourist destination not to be missed. This temple has extremely decorative and splendid architecture like a castle, but it still retains the sacredness and majesty of the temple tourist destination

Buu Long Pagoda is a famous tourist destination in Saigon, about 25km from the city center. This temple was built in 1942, until 2007, the temple continued to be restored. The uniqueness of the architecture of the pagoda is the extremely harmonious combination of Indian and Thai cultures and the unique architectural style of the Nguyen Dynasty.

Coming to this tourist destination, visitors can not only admire the panoramic view of a splendid, beautiful white palace with exquisite architecture from the smallest details but also can take extremely “virtual life” photos. Every year, Buu Long Pagoda attracts a large number of tourists to pilgrimage and worship.

Nguyen Hue Walking Street – A super attractive tourist destination in Saigon at night

This street was officially put into operation and became a pedestrian street in 2005 with a length of 670m and a width of 64m. Here, visitors can walk comfortably and immerse themselves in many exciting activities of the people and youth of Saigon.

The street also creates a highlight with two large fountains, a system of green trees, bright lights… giving you a pleasant experience when you arrive in Saigon. At this Saigon tourist destination, you can also enjoy many delicious snacks sold around the street. This is really a tourist destination in Saigon at night not to be missed.

Bui Vien West Street

A tourist destination in Saigon that is enjoyed by many young people is Bui Vien West Street. This location is quite similar to Ta Hien street in Hanoi – where you can enjoy a variety of cuisines and nightlife activities.

Visitors to this tourist destination can immerse themselves in exciting music performances such as bars, pubs, etc. This is truly a form of relaxation not to be missed when coming to this dynamic city. However, visitors should also note that this street only serves visitors on two weekends, you can consider your schedule to get the most perfect experience.

Beer Alley: Lost in Hong Kong

Beer Alley- Lost in Hong Kong
Beer Alley- Lost in Hong Kong – Source: Internet

If you are intending to set foot in a famous tourist destination in Saigon, the Lost in Hong Kong beer alley will be the most interesting choice. Here, you will be checked in with the same space as in the movies. In addition, the led lights, yolk lights, neon signs are designed like a real street in Hong Kong.

Besides sightseeing, taking photos, visitors can also enjoy many unique dishes and bold beer on this street. Beer Alley: Lost in Hong Kong has long been famous as a fun and relaxing destination for weekends.

Hanh Thong Tay Night Market – Saigon tourist destination for cheap shopping

Hanh Thong Tay Night Market
Hanh Thong Tay Night Market – Source: Internet

One of the tourist destinations in Saigon that cannot help but come to shopaholics is Hanh Thong Tay night market. This is a wholesale market with a variety of different items sold at the cheapest wholesale prices in Saigon.

This is also a place that attracts a lot of tourists because the market is like a real shopping paradise, visitors can buy items such as clothes, bags, accessories… sellers to be able to buy the best price when visiting and shopping at this market.

However, as a market, this tourist destination is also quite crowded, so visitors should be careful about personal belongings and belongings to avoid being stolen. In addition, here, you can also enjoy a lot of Saigon’s snacks at the small shops inside the market. Experience at Hanh Thong Tay night market promises to help you have an interesting trip.

Currently, the tourist destinations in Saigon are quite diverse, visitors should make a detailed schedule to ensure the safest and most convenient trip. Besides, choosing a place to stay and relax is also very important. Vinpearl Landmark 81, Autograph Collection is one of the most luxurious hotels in Ho Chi Minh City, where full services converge to help you have the most complete trip.

Read more: 17 places to visit in Saigon (Vietnam): Have you visited all? (Part 1)

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