Even if you're the most impulsive adventurer, it's still a good idea to study up on a little about Ho Chi Minh City before you take off. Search for it on the map, discover the things to do and let the fun begin!
Ho Chi Minh City lies 130 miles (209 kilometers) to the southeast of Phnom Penh, a significant city.
3,500,000 locals reside in this area of Southern Vietnam.
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The thrill of roaming a completely new destination never gets old. Once you've safely landed at Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN), the central area of Ho Chi Minh City will be just 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the southeast from here.
Getting off the beaten track is an awesome way to travel. So, why don't you do it from the driver's seat? Book a rental car via Travelocity and get ready to turn up the radio in Ho Chi Minh City.
Unfortunately, you won't find any car rental companies in easy reach of Tan Son Nhat International Airport, so you'll have to put other plans in place if you're arriving by air.
Visually devour the artistic creations at Museum of Fine Arts, a prominent art museum to put on your itinerary.
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You'll enjoy the sublime voices that fill Opera House.
And that's not all.
If you'd like something to remember your vacation by, look beyond the T-shirts, mugs and fridge magnets, and discover the perfect souvenir at Diamond Plaza.
So you've touched down in a new destination — what's next you ask? How about you bide your time and see what incredible experiences and awesome adventures head your way? After all, that's what travel's about, right?
There are so many things you can try in Ho Chi Minh City. If you're having problems deciding on one thing, here's what we recommend:
If you've explored all there is to explore in Ho Chi Minh City and have a day to spare, don't fret! Just 35 miles (56 kilometers) away is My Tho, and you certainly won't be bored here. The Vinh Trang Pagoda is a fantastic place to start learning the culture of the area. Vinh Long Cathedral and the Dong Tam Snake Farm are also well worth visiting. Want more options? Vung Tau is 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Ho Chi Minh City. Visit for attractions like Back Beach, the Golf Vung Tau and the Linh Son Co Tu. You have a world of choice!
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