The Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon, takes a prominent place in Vietnam as the heart of the country’s economy. It is also a thriving destination for sightseeing in Vietnam.
Cruise the Scenic Mekong Delta
Towards the immediate west of Saigon lies the exquisite Delta of Mekong. Set sail on an exquisite journey with a local tour guide to experience the best of this scenic river. You can also enjoy a refreshing time at one of the stilted houses and have a pleasant time with its residents.
Visit a Biosphere Reserve
Located less than a two-hour driving distance from Saigon are the magnificent Can Gio mangrove forests. The sight has been named a biosphere reserve by UNESCO. The visitors to these forests would be enchanted by its serene atmosphere, and the lush greenery brought to life by its crawling inhabitants.
Explore Colonial Architecture
The Ho Chi Minh City houses many attractions that remind people of its bygone times as the capital of French Indochina. Located near several serviced apartments in Ho Chi Minh City the likes of Somerset Vista Ho Chi Minh City are buildings such as Saigon Opera House, which displays minute details of French influence.
Crawl in the Underground Tunnels
Challenge your claustrophobia by exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels of Ho Chi Minh City. It’s a vast network of interconnected tunnels that played a prominent role during the Vietnam War. Inside the caves, you’d be able to witness former war bunkers and ammunition stores.