Ho Chi Minh city, the vibrant metropolis hotspot of Vietnam tourism offers a shopping experience to tourists that can't be matched. This bustling metropolis has it all from unique souvenirs and luxury brands to handicrafts, which are in the reach of all the shopping enthusiasts embarking on Vietnam packages offered by Pickyourtrail.
Let's explore the top places that make shopping in Ho chi minh city special, giving you a heads up before you embark on your dream Vietnam tour.
To begin with, the foremost place for an unbelievable shopping experience in Ho chi minh is the Ben Thanh Market which is located in district 1, central Ho Chi Minh City. The Ben Thanh Market is a treasure sack of goods ranging from clothing, accessories, electronics, handicrafts, and fresh fruits and veggies. What makes things to do in Ho chi minh city engaging, is to shop for the famous Vietnamese silk and the traditional Ao Dai dresses that this market offers. You can also taste the local delicacies that are offered by numerous street food stalls present here.
Timings: 6am to 12am.
Located near the Ben Thanh Market is another famous spot that makes shopping in Ho chi minh city entertaining is the Saigon Square. This place is famous for its affordable clothing. Additionally you can also shop for shoes, jewelry, bags and more. The fashionable clothing that this place offers that to at pocket friendly prices is what makes locals as well as tourists flood this place in Ho chi minh city
Timings: 8am to 10pm
Also known as Chinatown, Cholon is one of the top places to visit in Ho chi minh city. This place is located in district 5. You can indulge in exploring the traditional Chinese markets, famous for herbal medicine, chinese antiques and souvenirs. While shopping here, don't forget to buy some authentic Chinese ceramics. Also try relishing some local Chinese street food.
Timings: 8am to 5pm
For those interested in Fashion then they have to visit Diamond Plaza which is located in Le Duan Street, district 5. This place is a modern shopping mall with its focus on famous and well renowned luxury brands. You can make your shopping exciting by looking out for designer fashion items and cosmetics products, especially perfumes. You can also shop for watches. Once shopping is done, indulge in some mouth watering Vietnamese and Chinese delicacies.
Timings: 9:30am to 10 pm
This upscale shopping district is the hotspot for quality shopping goods and products. This street in district 1, is home to high-end shops, and fashion brands. Some of the best art galleries are hosted by this street. If you are passionate about art and fashion do visit this street to shop for luxury fashion products, jewelry and art works. You can also pay a visit to some of the famous places to visit in Vietnam like the Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Opera House and the Center post office which are located near this street.
Timings: Most stores and attractions are open from 7am to 5:30pm
One of the finest places to go shopping in Ho chi minh city is the Saigon Centre which is located in the Le Loi Street of district 1. A very present-day sophisticated shopping complex housing some of the top international brands for clothing, and mainly for electronics. You can become a fashion icon by shopping your hearts out in this mall or try your hands in getting some of the latest gadgets at affordable prices. It also offers an array of restaurants and food stalls to treat your taste buds. The Saigon center will make your overall shopping in Vietnam fulfilled and worthy.
Timings: 9:30am to 9:30pm
Most people embark on Ho chi minh city tour packages just to explore one of the city's largest markets, the Ky Hoa Night Market. This market is home to 200 plus shops and stalls, all selling affordable clothings, shoes, and bags. Adding to it, this market also hosts so many souvenirs and antiques shops for you to indulge and take back home as of the finest souvenirs at very pocket friendly price. Giving a break to shopping, you can try some of the best delights at the numerous food stalls that add up to the vibrancy of the market, making you experience nightlife in Ho chi minh city to the fullest.
Timings: 5pm to 12am
Make your Vietnam trip unforgettable, by indulging in shopping at all these places in Ho chi minh city with Pickyourtrail’s Vietnam tour packages with flights, which makes it convenient for you to go on a shopping spree in Ho chi minh city.
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