The official tourism website for Ho Chi Minh City

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Clothes

Studio Miss Sai Gon
2nd Floor, 94 Mac Thi Buoi, D1
08 6291 3585
misssaigonstudio.com

Kim Phuong Hand Embroidery
98 Le Loi, D1
kimphuong.net
08 3822 5665 - 08 3823 2094
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Vietnam Golf and Country Club

Opened in 1994, this was the country’s first 36- hole course and is located 20 km north of the city centre. The holes were carved out of the existing woodland with minimal land movement, lending a natural layout and design...
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Golf in Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam has excellent golf opportunities including international-level courses. If you want to fit in a round of golf, it’s as easy as calling up the golf course and directly booking. On weekends, slots fill quickly and courses run a strict tee-off schedule, so arrive with time to spare. The alternative is to use an agent. Golfing equipment rentals are affordable. ...
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Performance

CAI LUONG

A traditional form of folk music, cai luong is similar to Western operettas with the flash and glitz of a Broadway production. Performers are adorned in ornate costumes to sing and dance their way through comedic and dramatic ...
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DANCING

There are a number of venues in which to bust a move, or learn how to, in Ho Chi Minh City. Try Cafe Molinari on Wednesdays at 7:30pm for a free swing class, or head to La Salsa Tuesday, Wednesday ...
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Shopping Mall

Siêu thị CITIMART

Siêu thị CITIMART. Địa chỉ: 336-338-340 Huỳnh Tấn Phát, KP1, Phường Bình Thuận Quận 7
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Siêu thị GIANT

Siêu thị GIANT. Địa chỉ: Lầu 2, số 506, Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, phường 4 quận 3
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Đại siêu thị COOPXTRA Tân Phong

Đại siêu thị COOPXTRA Tân Phong. Địa chỉ: Trung tâm thương mại - dịch vụ - Nam Sài Gòn, phường Tân Phong, quận 7
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Trung tâm mua sắm BIG C Nguyễn Thị Thập

Trung tâm mua sắm BIG C Nguyễn Thị Thập . Địa chỉ: Lô A, khu dân cư CityLand, số 99 đường Nguyễn Thị Thập, phường Tân Phú, quận 7
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Markets

THE FLOWER MARKET

Flowers are plentiful at this market and are offered at reasonable prices, depending on your bargaining skills. Strolling along the narrow, flower-lined alleys is a pleasure, and the locals are quite friendly and helpful...
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Ben Thanh Market

It can be a bit daunting to make sense of this market with its more than 3,000 vendor stalls. Luckily everything is laid out in an organised grid. Clothes and fabric in front give way to kitchenware and souvenirs, ...
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BINH TAY MARKET

Dedicated to Vietnamese women, this museum has exhibitions covering three floors and focuses on ethnic dress, jewellery and women’s struggles. It was established in 1985 and divided into 10 rooms ...
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Tours

Dalat

A marriage of French countryside and Vietnamese tradition, Dalat is a dreamy, pine-covered city surrounded by undulating hills. The town itself is full of burgeoning flora, and is a hub for both domestic and international tourism...
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Urban Waterway Travel Route

Saigon Boat features tours along the Nhieu LocThi Nghe Canal. It is a 4.5 km long route in which one can explore Vietnamese people's lives, and learn more about the architectural history and development of Ho Chi Minh City. Longer travel along the river is also available. Visitors can take 1-2 day trips to beautiful destinations like the Can Gio Mangrove forest, the Mekong Delta and the Cu Chi Tunnels. Do not hesitate to contact tourist agencies for more information regarding these longer trips...
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Cyclo Tours

Another way to explore Saigon aside from travelling by foot or motorbike is by traditional cyclo. Don’t worry, you don’t do any of the pedaling as you sit back, relax and let the tour guides do the work. At a leisurely pace you are able to take in the sights and sounds this dynamic city has to offer. Tour companies such as Urban Adventures, Cyclo Resto and more offer prices ranging from VND200,000-600,000.

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Bike Tours

When we say bike, we don’t mean the motorised kind. We’re talking about pedal power. One of the really great ways to investigate the city is by bicycle. The relatively  at topography of the city means bicycling is fairly effortless. Free-wheeling in Ho Chi Minh City gives you a totally different perspective and provides a all too rare glimpse inside busy Vietnamese life. Group and private tours are widely available.
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Spa & Healthcare

SEN SPA

Sen (Lotus) Spa, nestled not far from the bustling Dong Khoi Street, thrives on constant breeze from the Saigon River. Housed in a nine-floor building, Sen Spa provides special services with areas ...
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ANAM QT SPA

This spa is a place for you to relax and be entertained. It focuses on natural, organic things. There are plentiful and interesting choices. You can choose to get a head spa or skin care and body spa...
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NGOC ANH SPA

The spa offers a wide variety of options such as training massage courses, health care massages, Meridian treatment for head and neck, treatment for losing weight with Ayurveda by Meridian Treatment....
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SPAS & BEAUTY

Massage and spa culture is constantly evolving, offering a large range of options with prices to suit all budgets. From facials, mud baths or aromatherapy, whether it’s Thai, deep tissue, ...
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Entertainment

WATER PUPPETS

Originating from the Red River Delta during the 11th century, this style of theatre uses a shallow pool of water as the stage. Accompanied by a traditional orchestra, ....
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Pham Ngu Lao Area

Saigon’s version of the Bangkok backpacker haunt Khao San Road, this area is a convenient place to find cheap accommodation, food and nightlife. It is also known for the large amount of tour agencies, ...
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Saigon Zoo & Botanical Gardens

These gardens, established in 1865, is one of the largest of its kind in Vietnam. They are also a popular attraction for locals and tourists. Stroll through the gardens, tour an exhibit or catch a theater show ...
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Suoi Tien Tourist Park

Suoi Tien is considered to be the largest theme park in Ho Chi Minh City. The park is known for its unique architectural style, fun activities combined with historical images and legends ...
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Sourvenirs

Further suggestions

Boutique Art - B.A Furniture
97 Xuan Thuy, D2 08 6278 9318 828
Happy Valley, D7 08 6674 9193 info@boutique-art.com.vn boutique-art.com.vn
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Traditional Arts

Vietnam’s local artisans and folk artists produce stunningly ornate work, be it lacquer ware, block prints, silk paintings or calligraphy. Since the 1960s, the ancient practice of embroidery has expanded to include majestic scenes and detailed portraits. Larger works can take over a month to produce, and subjects include beautiful landscapes, animals and traditional Vietnamese flowers...
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Contemporary Arts

Contemporary art spaces in HCMC are few and far between. However, this looks poised to change for the better which is good news for both artists and collectors. Unfortunately, finding original pieces can be difficult, there is a roaring trade in counterfeit items. The mostly hidden art scene provides opportunities for art collectors to find stunning creations at low prices, and for window shoppers to marvel at avant-garde artistry...
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Lacquer Painting

Nowhere in the world is the diversity and availability of lacquer arts more evident than in Vietnam. With a range that spans from museum pieces to holiday ornaments, it is expansive. Vietnamese people have been processing lacquer for more than 2,000 years. Following a French lacquer painting class in 1930, the art form developed into a technique that combines the traditional Asian and European styles....
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Dalat

A marriage of French countryside and Vietnamese tradition, Dalat is a dreamy, pine-covered city surrounded by undulating hills. The town itself is full of burgeoning flora, and is a hub for both domestic and international tourism...

Traditional Arts

Vietnam’s local artisans and folk artists produce stunningly ornate work, be it lacquer ware, block prints, silk paintings or calligraphy. Since the 1960s, the ancient practice of embroidery has expanded to include majestic scenes and detailed portraits. Larger works can take over a month to produce, and subjects include beautiful landscapes, animals and traditional Vietnamese flowers...

Lacquer Painting

Nowhere in the world is the diversity and availability of lacquer arts more evident than in Vietnam. With a range that spans from museum pieces to holiday ornaments, it is expansive. Vietnamese people have been processing lacquer for more than 2,000 years. Following a French lacquer painting class in 1930, the art form developed into a technique that combines the traditional Asian and European styles....

XQ Vietnam - Embroidery Art

XQ Vietnam are known as the masters of embroidery. Their hand-embroidered art is truly fantastic. Created by skilled local craftsmen, the sepieces make great gifts for Vietnamese people, and a meaningful souvenir for international visitors.