Ho Chi Minh City’s overview: Ho Chi Minh City is well known for being the largest city, not only in Vietnam but also throughout South East Asia. Historically, Ho Chi Minh City has been nicknamed the dragon’s pearl of Asia, it is a magnificent city, bustling with life as the center of economy, politics, society, culture and tourism in the south of Vietnam.
Best time to visit: With a tropical climate, there are two distinctive seasons (dry & wet) in Ho Chi Minh City. The dry season period starting from December and lasting until April, is the best time to visit Ho Chi Minh City. The period of year from May to November, is the time of the rainy season in Ho Chi Minh City and that means more frequent showers, but there’s still sunshine, and it’s quite humid as well as frequently rainy. In brief, if you want a comfortable climate - visit Vietnam between December and April. If you are a budget traveler May - September is the best time to get good deals as many businesses are doing promotions.
What to see in Ho Chi Minh City: Top 10 Best Attractions in Ho Chi Minh City: War Remnants Museum, Cu Chi Tunnels, Cao Dai Temple, Jade Emperor Pagoda, Bitexco Tower and Sky Deck, Mariamman Hindu Temple, Reunification Palace, Binh Tay Market, Ho Chi Minh Central Post Office and Notre Dame Cathedral.
Package tour’s connections enable you to explore Ho chi Minh and the south of Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City tour is combining tours to visit Mekong river delta with one, two, three days options. Also, to visit Mui Ne Beach for 2 or 3 days from Ho Chi Minh City. Also, to take a short flight or by land and boat to visit Phu Quoc Island, and fly or travel over land to Dalat or Nha Trang.
Perhaps, the best city for flight arrival to explore Vietnam & Indochina because of its centrality: Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport, located in the center of Ho Chi Minh is on all the main air routes with a high volume of passengers from every direction. It is a very convenient location for civil aviation operation, the gateway from Ho Chi Minh City to the other destinations in Vietnam and around the world. Thus, it is a convenient and ideal transfer & transit hub for international flights from Europe, South Asia, Southeast Asia, North East and North Asia and also, the Asia Pacific.
Normal length for Ho Chi Minh City Tours & around: To visit the highlights in Ho Chi Minh City and around, travelers need from, at least, 2 days to perhaps 8 days. Tell us the length of your stay and travel plan and we will provide you with the most suitable itinerary to match.
Tailor-made tour: There are a lot of possibilities and thus choices to be made for tours around Ho Chi Minh City. Tell us what you want to do in this city and we will design a tour that is suitable & matching with your expectations. Email: Hochiminhs@impresstravel.com or to speak to our experts at (+84)-9123 79189