An independent selection of the best things to see and do in Ho Chi Minh City. No paid placements, no advertorial.

Ho Chi Minh City
see and do guide

Nui Dat, Long Tan Cross Memorial and Vung Tau day trip

A visit to the former Australian military base at Nui Dat, the Long Tan Cross and Vung Tau, can be covered in a day from Saigon... Read more

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Nui Dat, Long Tan Cross Memorial and Vung Tau day trip
Baria Vung Tau

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Mekong Delta for a day - My Tho

Day trips to the Mekong Delta from Saigon are popular for travellers that don’t have time to make a longer journey into... Read more

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Mekong Delta for a day - My Tho
72 kms or 90 minutes SW of Saigon along Route 1

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Mekong Delta for a day - Ben Tre

The best option for a Mekong Delta day trip from Saigon, Ben Tre retains an authenticity lost in nearby My Tho. The recent... Read more

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Mekong Delta for a day - Ben Tre
Under 2 hours - around 86kms from Saigon - past My Tho.

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Cao Dai Temple - Tay Ninh

The Cao Dai Temple at Tay Ninh is the spectacularly gaudy Holy See for the Cao Dai sect - a homegrown religion with around 2... Read more

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Cao Dai Temple - Tay Ninh
Just under 100kms northwest or 3 hours from Saigon

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Cu Chi Tunnels

The amazing 200km Viet Cong tunnel network from which communist guerillas waged their successful campaign against US backed... Read more

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Cu Chi Tunnels
70kms northwest of Saigon
80,000 VND

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What's On At Morin Hotel, Hue

Sweet B, Youss, Dimitri

The Observatory

5 Nguyễn Tất Thành, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam | Map
Sat Jul 22, 2017
8PM
---------- ENGLISH BELOW -------------- THÔNG TIN VỀ SWEET B Bắt đầu chuyến phiêu lưu này ba... Read more

Vietnamese Crush The Floor 2017

Saigon Outcast

188/1 Nguyen Van Huong. Thao Dien, D2 | Map
Sun Jul 23, 2017
8AM
Chào anh em homiez trong và ngoài nước. Trở lại với Crush the Floor tournament nào. Giải năm... Read more

Indika Sunday Chill: Gorillaz Edition feat. Cheezy Gangztaz

Indika Saigon

43 Nguyễn Văn Giai, phường Đakao, Quận 1 | Map
Sun Jul 23, 2017
9AM
Welcome to Sunday Chill Gorillaz Edition at Indika! feat. Cheezy Gangztaz spinning all the... Read more

Border Breaks: World Funky Sounds

Rogue Saigon

13 Pasteur (floor 2) | Map
Sun Jul 23, 2017
6PM
Globe-Trekker/Beat-Selector DJ B.O (Tou-JAM) brings planet spanning sounds to Saigon. Expect... Read more