Saigon is a noisy and gaudy city with luxury shops and the high-class restaurants. People also call Saigon is the city that never sleeps. Because you can hear the noise of vehicles on the street at night, you still see many coffee shops, convenience stores,… are opened 24/24 hours. If you have a chance to visit Saigon, you must try to gaze with veneration Saigon at night. In this article, I will take some destinations in Saigon at night.
1. Coffee shop
Many travelers will feel excited when they visit Saigon for the first time. But it is not strange with Saigonees. There are many coffee shops which open 24/24 such as Say Coffee, The Daily Coffee, Kai Coffee…One of the most common activities at night for people in Sai Gon is enjoying a cup of coffee with friends. It is so exciting to enjoy a drink in a coffee shop and talking with friends overnight.
2. Nguyen Hue walking street
Walking at Nguyen Hue street brings joyful and bustling environment for all visitors to go to Ho Chi Minh City at night. Furthermore, built in 2015, the street has a big area of 670 length and 64m width. Certainly, it is the striking location in Sai Gon with lots of green trees, musical bands and colorful artificial water feature…
Many traveler like to choose Nguyen Hue walking street for their Saigon journey, go out for a walk or listen to wonderful street music here. Also, there are a great number of restaurants, coffee shops, milk tea or banh mi, fast food around Nguyen Hue Street. While breathing cool fresh air, you can enjoy a delicious dinner with many kinds of food.
3. Bui Vien Western Street
Beside Nguyen Hue Walking Street, Bui Vien has also gained much reputation for foreigner night travel in Ho Chi Minh City. Hence, this street attracts so many foreigners from US, UK, Canada etc… to come and feel the busy and cross-cultural life.
This crowded zone almost includes 4 famous roads called Bui Vien, De Tham, Pham Ngu Lao, and Do Van Dau. Regardless of skin colors, nationalities or languages, everyone can initiate friendly conversation together. Most noteworthy, some attractive features of Bui Vien are hotels, hostels or travel tour, massage services included. Finally, in August 2017, Bui Vien officially becomes the second walking street in Ho Chi Minh City. In addition to the all-new look, this sleepless street also brings many interesting activities like arts performance, weird costume, mini bar, and BBQ…
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4. Bar or beer club
Ho Chi Minh City at night never omits jubilant hangouts with friends in bar and beer club. Another, choosing a fabulous view and drinking some beer or wine and going dancing to DJs remixes makes your day. Hence, let’s go crazy and forget all sorrows after a long day. Take a look at some hot bars and beer clubs in Ho Chi Minh City.
It will be an interesting thing to try a drink from perch. Propeller in Bay Hotel can be considered to be one of the best rooftop bars in Ho Chi Minh City. Propeller, which was built in 2016 in true Singapore style, will bring tourists a wonderful experience through its open space. Located on the rooftop of 16- story hotel, Propeller Bar is a great place for travelers to gaze with veneration at Ho Chi Minh City at night. This bar is a solemnized venue, where the guests enjoy drinking a cocktail glass on the rooftop and see a bustling nightlife of urban residents because the Propeller Bar is located in a favorable location in Ho Chi Minh City. On the rooftop bar, you can easily take the heart-breaking view of the city at night. Moreover, you can drink, eat, talk and listen to beautiful songs. At Propeller Bar, there is a combination of Classic and Electric Dance music. You can also enjoy Asian famous cuisines which created by the best chefs of Propeller Bar.
5. Bitexco Tower
Bitexco Tower design is inspired by lotus, which is the national flower of Vietnam. And, this 262m tower represents the modernity and integration of Ho Chi Minh City in world trade. Notably, the skyscraper – the well-known symbol of Ho Chi Minh City has stunning Saigon panoramic view for visitors. Let’s the whole splendid and magnificent beauty of Ho Chi Minh City from Skydeck, which is located on the 49th floor of Bitexco Tower. In addition, the binocular system helps to see different nightlife angles from ancient to modern places in glorious Saigon from the 178m height. In conclusion, this is a valuable chance for you to see a whole lively and magical picture of Ho Chi Minh at night sky.
6. Book Street
The first book street in Ho Chi Minh City is on Nguyen Van Binh, District 1. This may be a nice attraction for almost all book lovers, who enjoy various kinds of books in Vietnam and foreign countries. The book street is open from 7h00 to 22h00, so you can take time to walk at night, drink a cup of coffee and read favorite books at nighttime. Also, there are a lot of foreign book stands, which certainly makes comfortable for foreigners to pick.
In addition, Nguyen Van Binh Book Street has many beautiful corners for you to take a selfie/ photo to share with people on social media. And, in festive time, the book street is decorated with many seasonal styles like Christmas with pines and gifts… or Lunar New Year Eve with apricot blossom and red envelopes… Therefore, remember to select these special time to share memorable moments in Ho Chi Minh city with your close people.
7. Ben Thanh Market
Your journey will be not integral if you don’t go to Ben Thanh Market. It is a famous market of Ho Chi Minh City. Ben Thanh Market is the ancient and historical attraction that you have to visit in Ho Chi Minh City at night. When the night falls, the light from this reputable marketing almost shines big corner around.
As a result, foreigners who travel in Vietnam pick Ben Thanh as the top must-go place to understand more about cultural Saigon. Another, the market trader sells many traditional dishes such as Vietnamese rice, banh mi, hu tieu, banh xeo… Furthermore, souvenirs and costume are also available for sale.
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