Best places to visit Ho Chi Minh City a�� part 1

Best places to visit Ho Chi Minh City  a�� part 1
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Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon is one of two largest and most famous cities in Vietnam that is well-known for a lot of attractive destinations. And here are theA�best places to visit Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.

Ben Thanh Market

Address: 108 Le Loi street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

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Located in the center of city, Ben Thanh Market has become a symbol of Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon. The market is not only a place for trading but also a witness of citya��s history. Moreover, Ben Thanh Market represents for development of city.

In recent years, Ben Thanh Market has become an indispensable and unforgettable place for all visitors when they come to Ho Chi Minh City. When coming here, tourists will have a chance to buy many kinds of goods or souvenirs; if you want to understand more about lifestyle of Saigon people; Ben Thanh Market is an ideal place to do that.

Nha Rong Wharf

Address: 1 Nguyen Tat Thanh, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City.

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Nha Rong Wharf is a sacred place where Nguyen Tat Thanh (Ho Chi Minh president) departed to seek way for national salvation.

Nha Rong House has two dragons attached on the roof so the area is also called a�?Nha Rong Wharfa�?. Nha Rong Wharf is now Ho Chi Minh Museum and belongs to museum and monument system about Ho Chi Minh President over the country.

Nha Rong House has 9 showrooms with an area of 1482.64 m2 exhibition area; 2 rooms have 10 927 documents and 450 artifacts are exhibited outdoor.

Ho Chi Minh Museum was gotten Labor Medal II and considered as a symbol of the city in 1998 in 300 years old city anniversary.

Cu Chi Tunnels

Address: Phu My Hung commune, Cu Chi district, Ho Chi Minh city.

Cu Chi Tunnels is located about 70 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh city to the West-North. Tunnel system includes clinics, many rooms, kitchen, storage, office and underground tunnel system. The tunnels were built in the late 1940s, approximately 200 km long. The tunnels were used in 1968 campaign and National Front for the Liberation of South to attack Saigon.

Nowadays, Cu Chi tunnels have become an attractive tourist place for all visitors coming to Ho Chi Minh City. Tourists will have an opportunity to experience life underground as real as residents in the past.

Reunification Palace or Independence Palace

Address: 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh

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Reunification Palace is a unique architectural work in Ho Chi Minh City; it is ranked as a special national monument by the prime minister. It is not only a unique architecture work but also associates with many important historical events of the country.

Today, Reunification Palace has become an ideal destination and a good place to held conferences, seminars and reception of domestic and foreign enterprises. Reunification Palace is open every day from 7:30 to 11:00 and from 13:00 to 16:00, including Saturday, Sunday and Holidays.

Ho Chi Minh war Remnants Museum

Address: 28 Vo Van Tan street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City.

Established on 9th May, 1975, Ho Chi Minh war Remnants Museum is recognized as one of 61 museum system in a�?Museum for peacea�? system of the world by UNESCO.

The museum stores over 20,000 documents, artifacts and films including more than 1,500 documents, artifacts, and films introduced in a permanent exhibition. In 35 years, the museum has welcomed over 15 million domestic and foreign visitors. Nowadays, with around 500,000 visitors each year, Ho Chi Minh war Remnants Museum has become an attractive cultural destination that capture a lot of tourists.A�travel to vietnam

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