1 War Remnants Museum

The city’s most moving museum, a stark reminder of man’s inhumanity to man.

2 Ben Thanh Market

Check the city’s pulse here on an early-morning stroll.

3 Jade Emperor Pagoda

Beautiful carved woodwork, an eclectic collection of deities and a constant fog of incense make this the city’s most fascinating temple.

4 Saigon’s cafés

Linger over a latte and watch the world roll by at one of the city’s hip cafés, such as Napoli Café or La Fenetre Soleil.

5 Cho Lon

Take an improvised wander around the streets of “big market” – Saigon’s Chinatown.

6 Saigon Skydeck

Enjoy the view from the 49th floor of the Bitexco Tower, the city’s newest icon.

7 Dong Khoi shops

The boutiques on and around this famous street specialize in silks and paintings.

8 Live music

Check out the local talent at happening bars like La Habana and Yoko’s

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