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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Overview

Ho Chi Minh City, previously called as Saigon, is the most populous city in Vietnam. The city has been classified as a Beta+ World City. Ho Chi Minh City is home to the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange, the largest stock exchange in Vietnam and the headquarters of many national and international banks and companies.

Ho Chi Minh City has a tropical climate with wet and dry seasons. The dry season is from December to May. Tourists consider visiting the place before February when the weather is pleasant. After February, the humidity rises considerably. March and April are hot with temperatures that can reach up to 40°C (104°F).

The wet season starting from May and ending in October is characterized by high temperatures and humidity. Cloudy weather is more common although periods of sunshine do occur during the wet season.

Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Tan Son Nhat International Airport

Airport Code: SGN

Location:   The airport is located in Tan Binh District

Hub For: VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Bamboo Airways, Jetstar Pacific, VASCO (a subsidiary of Vietnam Airlines)

Interesting Facts: Of the routes the airport offers, the domestic Ho Chi Minh City – Hanoi route is the busiest in Southeast Asia and the sixth busiest in the world, serving 6,867,114 customers in 2018.

Airlines That Fly to Ho Chi Minh City from USA

Airline Carrier Type Country Hub
American Airlines (AA)

Operated by Japan Airlines

Flag carrier USA Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND)
United Airlines (UA)

Operated by Japan Airlines

Mainline USA Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND)
All Nippon Airways

Operated by Air Japan Company Ltd

 

Mainline Japan Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND)

Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT)

Japan Airlines

Operated by American Airlines

Flag carrier Japan Tokyo International Airport (Haneda, HND) and Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT)
Turkish Airlines (TK) Flag carrier Turkey Istanbul Airport (IST)
Cathay Pacific (CX) Flag carrier Hong Kong Hong Kong (HKG)
Philippine Airlines (PR) Flag carrier Philippines Manila (MNL)

Nonstop Flights to Ho Chi Minh City

No carriers operate nonstop flights to Ho Chi Minh City from any of the cities/airports in the USA. Mind the connection airport, layover or stopover time before booking your air ticket to Vietnam.

Best Time to Visit Ho Chi Minh

Planning a successful trip to Southeast Vietnam is simply a matter of picking the best time to book flight tickets to Ho Chi Minh City. This part of the world has basically two forms of climate that you can experience – hot and wet or hot and dry. And the latter will be a better choice if your plans are to enjoy outdoor activities in the city. Try booking your cheap flights To Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam between December and March when the temperatures range between 21°C and 34°C (69°F and 89°F). Avoid booking airline tickets to Ho Chi Minh between May and September when the rains are almost incessant in the city.

Places to Visit

1. Reunification Palace

One of the most prominent remnants of Vietnam’s struggle for its national identity, the Independence Palace or Reunification Palace is a must visit for anyone who caught first-hand glimpses of the epic events that unfolded on these very grounds in 1975. Spend a few hours here to learn about General Ho Chi Minh and the spectacular story that has brought Vietnam to where it is today.

2. War remnants museum

Very few museums in the world are able to convey the effects of war on people and society as a whole as powerfully as the Ho Chi Minh’s War Remnants Museum. Previously known as the Museum of Chinese and American War Crimes, the place offers detailed exhibits about the atrocities committed by military troops in Vietnam including the infamous My Lai Massacre.

3. Jade Emperor Pagoda

Built to honor the Supreme Taoist God, this architectural marvel is stuffed to the brim with all kinds of sculptures depicting phantasmal divinities and mythological heroes. Visit here to understand the culture and religious faith followed by the people of Vietnam and the many folklores that shape the lifestyle of those who live here.

4. Đầm Sen Park

The Đầm Sen Park is a cultural extravaganza for anyone looking for unrestrained family fun in Ho Chi Minh City. This 50 hectares wide amusement park is covered with trees, gardens and lakes and offers various rides and attractions including a thrilling roller coaster and water park for you to enjoy a fun-filled day out with your loved ones.

Dining and Nightlife

1. Jan Hostel

This backpackers paradise is one of the most recommended ‘places to stay’ in Ho Chi Minh City. Located at a walkable distance from Ben Thanh Market, the place offers free WiFi, a garden and even barbeque facilities within the property. Staying here is a great way to mix with the crowd of travelers looking to explore this part of Vietnam.
Location: Cong Quynh
Distance from airport: 13km by road from this SGN.
Guest rating (booking.com): 9.6/10.0
Rental* (booking.com): NA

2. The Reverie Saigon

Decorated in consonance with its name, this five star property is a highly luxurious, ultra-stylish and super-comfortable place to stay in Ho Chi Minh City. Located just meters away from Union Square, Tax Trade Centers and Opera house, The Reverie is a highly preferred choice amongst business travelers flying to Vietnam.
Location: Nguyen Hue Boulevard
Distance from airport: 8km by road from this SGN.
Guest rating (booking.com): 9.5/10.0
Rental* (booking.com): $304

3. Hotel Des Arts Saigon Mgallery Collection

Another posh offering of the hospitality industry of Vietnam, this five star hotel is situated right next to Diamond Plaza and Notre Dame Church. The place offers luxe interiors and comfortable amenities to make your stay in Ho Chi Minh City as comfortable as it is possible to be.
Location: Nguyen Thi Minh Khai
Distance from airport: 6km by road from this SGN.
Guest rating l* (booking.com): 9.4/10.0
Rental* (booking.com): $221

4. The Myst Dong Khoi

Staying is this luxurious five star hotel is worth it for its outlandish architecture and façade alone. The property enjoys beautiful views of the city by the Saigon River and even offers a rooftop pool, classic furnishings and a contemporary design to keep you ensnared.
Location: Huan Nghiep
Distance from airport: 8km by road from this SGN.
Guest rating* (booking.com): 9.3/10.0
Rental* (booking.com): $198