Today Saigon Free Day Tours will tell you why you should visit Saigon – the most developed city in Vietnam.
Why are you interested in traveling?
Is it culture, famous places, food, people or experiences? Saigon has it all and it might be the place for you.
In Saigon, there are many famous places such as Notre Dame Cathedral, Bến Thành market, Sài Gòn Central Post office, The Independent Palace, Nguyễn Huệ walking street, the Bitexco, Saigon Opera House and Chinese temples such as Thiên Hậu temple, Ông temples….and other entertainments like Đầm Sen water park,now zone,zoo,…
And there are also famous alleys
+Coffe alley: Saigon Alley Coffee Shop located at 15/29 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street which is one of the tree-lined alleys and this coffee shop sells many popular kinds of coffee.
+Graffiti alley: in addition to the familiar names such as 15B Le Thanh Ton or 3A station is home to the beautiful long graffiti walls, 106 Binh Loi is also an alley with impressive graffiti paintings.
+Street food in the alley 76 Hai Ba Trung, or 51 Cao Thang is very diverse, affordable and attractive to diners.
You will have the opportunity to explore the diverse cultures of ethnic groups living in the city such as the Chinese in district 5, Cham people … Also through our tour, you will learn both the culture of the street, culture and entertainment arts in this vibrant city.
Where to go in Saigon?
You should not be on the streets at rush hours. Because the roads would be very traffic jams and dust. while in Saigon you should hire a motorcycle or bus to visit the path here.
If you want to eat street food, you should go in the afternoon. This is because the weather in the afternoon is cool and there are many foods. There are many dishes as “Bánh tráng trộn”,”xiên que”,”bánh xèo”,”gỏi”,”bò pía”…
In addition, if you come to Saigon in the Lunar new year, you will have the opportunity to visit the flower market, the cultural activities in the entertainment center like Suối Tiên or Đầm Sen park…And in the Mid-Autumn festival, you will get to see the unique lions dance, the lanterns street and have fun activities on that day …
If you like history, you should come to Củ Chi tunnels.
It is about 70km northwest of Saigon.
This place preserves the ruins of the Vietnam War. There is a system of tunnels to avoid bomb and American soldiers… When you get there, you will see a part of the war for yourself by going down the tunnels. It’s very attractive to visitors.
You can visit all these places with Saigon Free Day Tours.
About the people:
While in Saigon, if you are lost, don’t worry, you just need to ask someone who lives here. They will be enthusiastic to show you the directions or they can take you to where you want. Saigonese are very hospitable, friendly, humorous …if you want to know more about Saigon, you just ask and they will happy to answer.
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