BEST SHOPPING IN HO CHI MINH CITY

Traveling to Ho Chi Minh City, tourists cannot skip the famous and interesting markets, which can help you discover the unique culture of one country. In addition to the historical values, the markets below are also the busy shopping areas of Saigon, attracting many visitors.

1. Ben Thanh Market

Located in the center of District 1, Ben Thanh Market is always an interesting shopping stop for those who have the opportunity to set foot in Saigon and is one of the oldest markets here. Operating from 1914 up to now, this 100-year-old market is not only a busy place but also a witness to the changing history as well as ups and downs of the city. There are many items are sold here from clothes, sandals, fabrics, handicrafts, brocade, jewelry to specialty foods. At night, sellers around Ben Thanh market gather into a crowded night market, creating a vibrant and colorful Saigon. As a commercial center of the city and has the long history, the market attracts a large number of foreign tourists to visit and shop.

2. Binh Tay Market

The market at the west gate of the city is always one of the must-see destinations on the map of many tourists. the market is famous for nearly 100 years of history and unique architecture of Chines style. The market was built by the Chinese merchants, started in 1928 and completed in 1930. The special spot of the market is that in the middle of a large courtyard sky creating cool space and bringing natural light to the whole market.

3. Saigon Square

Saigon Square is conveniently located in the heart of District 1: Nam Ky Khoi Nghia and Hai Ba Trung streets. The main customers are young people and foreign tourists. As soon as you step into Saigon Square, you will feel the busy and bustling atmosphere. Especially space here is bright and clean, the clothes are neatly and eye-catching.

4. An Dong Market

Being one of the central markets of the city, An Dong market is a favorite shopping destination of many Saigoners. Located at An Duong Vuong Street, District 5, An Dong Market is a suitable place for those who want to buy the latest fashion models. The market is also famous for selling quality patterns and handicrafts from the skilled artisans. Besides trading, the upper floor of the market also has hotels and banks. It is really convenient for tourists to rest and exchange money.

5. Ba Chieu Market

It is one of the oldest retail markets in Saigon located on Bach Dang Street. Located in a beautiful and convenient location, the daily market attracts a large number of visitors to shopping as well as sightseeing. In the daytime, major merchants in this market are clothing, footwear, fruit, and food, but when the night comes out, the market is quite bustling and the food is an attractive point.

6. Ho Thi Ky Flower Market

Ho Thi Ky Flower Market is one of Saigon's largest flower markets and has been around 30 years since its founding in 1987. Flower Market operates 24 hours a day Step into here you like the "fairyland" with scent and colors of hundreds of flowers that will make visitors passionate and ecstatic.