Ho-chi-minh: A city that’s at two ends of the spectrum from luxury boutiques to craft markets; wholesome street food to local cuisine served at fine dining restaurants; and a burgeoning urban city that blends with the charm of old. Few places as are vibrant as this and if you’re fortunate enough to travel here, it’s an experience you’ll want to repeat time and again as the tourist places in Ho-Chi-Minh are going to leave you mesmerised and make you yearn to visit this place again.
Ho-Chi-Minh is flooded with places to visit whether they’re ornate temples, museums showcasing the city and country’s history or landscaped parks set in the middle of the busy city. You can travel from one spot to another and still may not be able to cover them all. In between the old and new, is the local cuisine that leaves you craving for more. Street food vendors dot the city and you can enjoy a plateful of rice, veggies, eggs and meat for as little INR 60/USD 0.90. If you’d rather sit down in lavish surroundings, Ho-chi-minh has many upscale restaurants that serve local and contemporary cuisine.
Exploring such a lively city and visiting the best tourist places in Ho-Chi-Minh requires planning so that you get the most out of it. Check out these pointers to know the best places to visit, where to eat and stay and what place to see while in Ho-Chi-Minh. Below mentioned are answers to the most-asked questions. Hope, it will be a help to plan your trip