The vibrant Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city in Vietnam. Just like the big metropoles, it is colorfully lit at night. The best way to view its spectacular cityscape is by going up the 49th-floor Saigon Skydeck of its tallest building, the Bitexco Financial Tower. Admission to the observation deck costs 200,000VND and is open from 9:30am-9:30pm.
Saigon Skydeck, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
This bustling market is one of the oldest structures in Saigon and most Vietnamese products like handicrafts, souvenirs, áo dài, and textiles are found here. At night, it becomes livelier with food stalls and night market, especially when there is an event on the nearby 9/23 Park.
Ben Thanh Market, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Saigon Central Post office, located near the Notre Dame Cathedral, was built around 1886-1891 and is designed by French Architect Gustave Eiffel. It is the busiest and largest post office in the country.
Saigon Central Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Previously known as Hotel de Ville of Saigon, this is one of the most prominent landmarks in the beautiful part of the metropolis. Although it is closed to the public, a lot of tourists take a photo around it especially when the building is lit at night.
People’s Committee Building, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Located in the downtown of HCMC, the Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon is one of the well known landmarks in the city. Constructed between 1863 and 1880 by the French colonists, its two bell towers reach at a height of 60 meters.
Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam