How to Discover Ho Chi Minh City in 24 Hours

How to Discover Ho Chi Minh City in 24 Hours, Saigon/HoChiMinh City, Vietnam (B)

Vibrant and sweltering, the list of adjectives we could use to describe Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon is endless. The sheer volume of things to do and see here may make it feel like this city is ready to explode at any second. If you only have 24 hours in Ho Chi Minh City, this guide will help you fit in the best most breathtaking sights, sounds and tastes that Saigon has to offer.

If you do only have a short amount of time to spend here, you should get up nice and early to make the most of it. Kick your day off with a Vietnamese style breakfast! Pho is the most common Vietnamese breakfast dish and is truly delicious. Pho Hoa on Pasteur Street is renowned for its Pho and should be your first port of call to sample the dish.

This pho restaurant has been at this location for more than 50 years and its recipes have remained largely unchanged during this time. Pho here is famous for its big portion, tender beef and loads of veggies. Medium rare beef and beef brisket are also local favorites. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: How to Discover Ho Chi Minh City in 24 Hours
Guide Location: Vietnam » Saigon/HoChiMinh City
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Stefka Poessel
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Pho Hoa
  • Tan Dinh market
  • Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Saigon Central Post Office
  • Secret Garden
  • Reunification Palace
  • Dong Khoi street
  • L’usine coffee
  • Nguyen Hue
  • Cafe apartment
  • Sax n Art Jazz club
  • Glow Sky Bar