Holidays to Ho Chi Minh: The pulsating city of Vietnam
Discover the history of the Vietnam War
Whether you are aware of the Vietnam War or not, a holiday to Ho Chi Minh allows you the opportunity to learn about this significant event and it's an important part of Vietnamese culture and understanding. The War Remnants Museum will provide you with an extensive historical representation of the war and a visit to the C? Chi tunnels will give you the opportunity to discover part of the network of tunnels that were used by the military in the war. Perfect for those who seek adventure as this trip involves going underground. If you're craving more history lessons, then you can visit the Museum of Vietnamese History, Fine Arts Museum and the unique Artinus 3D Art Museum.
Indulge in local Vietnamese cuisine
Vietnamese cuisine is packed with flavour and there are ample opportunities to try new foods when on a holiday to Ho Chi Minh. You could arrange to take a cooking class with a local, where you will be taken to a food market to buy your ingredients to then create traditional Vietnamese dishes such as Bahn Mi, Pho Pho (noodle soup) and delicious spring rolls. The hustle and bustle of the market will give you insight into the local lives, and you can recreate your dishes when you return home. You can also visit one of the many street food markets that are held throughout Ho Chi Minh city in the evenings for a chance to dine like a local.
Take a tour along the Mekong River
The Mekong river is the 7th longest river in Asia and a holiday to Ho Chi Minh presents you with the opportunity to take a boat trip along a section of the river. You can take an organised day trip to experience life for the people who live outside of the city. Various experiences are included on your trip to the Mekong River and these typically include a private or group boat down the Mekong, a visit to a bee farm, a demonstration with locals and the chance to sample some of the tropical fruits that are grown on the river. After your day of adventure, you can return to your luxurious hotel to unwind.
If you're on the lookout for a new experience with new cultures, traditions, foods, and sights, then a holiday to Ho Chi Minh is exactly what you need. We hand pick each and every one of our luxury holidays with you in mind to create the perfect trip away. Sign up to our website now for exclusive prices and exceptional discounts for holidays to Ho Chi Minh.