Ho Chi Minh City

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Ho Chi Minh City where you can see an amazing network of war time tunnels 

Ho Chi Minh City (commonly known as Saigon) is a city in southern Vietnam famous for the pivotal role it played in the Vietnam War. It’s also known for its French colonial landmarks, including Notre-Dame Cathedral, made entirely of materials imported from France, and the 19th-century Central Post Office


  1. The earliest settlement in the area was a Funan temple at the location of the current Phung Son Pagoda, founded in the 4th century AD
  2. In 1623, King Chey Chettha II of Cambodia (1618–28) allowed Vietnamese refugees fleeing the Trịnh–Nguyễn civil war in Vietnam to settle in the area and it was renamedSaigon
  3. Colonized by France and Spain in 1859,  the city was influenced by the French and a number of classical Western-style buildings and French villas in the city reflect this
  4. The Viet Minh proclaimed the independence of Vietnam in 1945 after a combined occupation by Vichy France and Japan
  5. At the conclusion of the Vietnam War on 30 April 1975, the city came under the control of the Vietnamese People’s Army and renamed to Ho Chi Minh city


  1. Visit Tunnels
  2. River boat ride
  3. Visit Siagon Notre Dame Cathredal
  4. Visit Independence palace
  5. Visit War Remnants Museum

How to reach there


Tan Son Nhat Airport is the nearest airport to Ho Chi Minh City situated about 6 km from the heart of the city. Two terminals of the airport receive regular international and domestic flights from countries around the world. Air France, Qatar Airways, Eva Air, Lufthansa and Royal Brunei Airlines are some of the airlines that connect the city to the world . ( Moscow, Singapore, Dubai,Hong Kong, Paris, Tokya,Kuala Lumpur and Doha)

Nearby destinations

  1. Cai Be floating market( 105 kms away)
  2. Mekong River delta( 194 kms away)
  3. Cat Tein National Park ( 163 kms away)
  4. Cu Chi Tubbels ( 46kms away)
  5. Vung Tau(96 kms away)

Some hotels in Ho Chi Minh with room tariff less than Rs.5000/- per night

Ho Chi Minh City Bay Hotel http://www.bayhotelhcm.com/

City Hotel http://www.cityhotel.vn/?cat_id=8

Sunland Hotel http://www.sunlandhotel.vn/

Victory Hotel http://www.victoryhotel.com.vn/

Elios Hotel http://www.elioshotel.vn/

The Airport Hotel https://www.theairporthotelsaigon.com/

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