Holidays to Ho Chi Minh City

The epicenter of culture in Vietnam , Ho Chi Minh City is a vibrant population center of about 9 million. Still referred to as its original name of Saigon by most (downtown Saigon was folded into a larger metropolitan area and renamed after the war in 1975), the city is …

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How to get to Ho Chi Minh City

Here's what you need to know about getting to Ho Chi Minh City. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Ho Chi Minh City takes 13 hours, 10 minutes.

When to go to Ho Chi Minh City

Typical Holiday Price

£1070 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Ho Chi Minh City varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Ho Chi Minh City.

Where to stay in Ho Chi Minh City

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Ho Chi Minh City, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Ho Chi Minh City

Kevin Picholo | Trip by SkyscannerBen Thanh Market
Ben Thanh Market
Krista Canfield McNish | Trip by SkyscannerWar Remnants Museum
War Remnants Museum
Anne Lowrey | Trip by SkyscannerCu Chi Tunnels
Cu Chi Tunnels
Clarizze Laurea | Trip by SkyscannerSaigon Central Post Office
Saigon Central Post Office
Adam Jones, Ph.D. | FlickrReunification Palace
Reunification Palace
Carmen Allan-Petale | Trip by SkyscannerNotre Dame Cathedral of Saigon
Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon
Addergoole Afric M | Trip by SkyscannerVietnam Destination Tours
Vietnam Destination Tours
Marilyn Ng Mai | Trip by SkyscannerMekong Delta
Mekong Delta
Krista Canfield McNish | Trip by SkyscannerBitexco Tower
Bitexco Tower
Terrazzo | FlickrSaigon Skydeck
Saigon Skydeck

Reviews of Ho Chi Minh City

Rach Cook
Rach Cook

Amazing place. Stay in luxury for a bargain. Total foodie paradise! Great for vegans and veggies.

Cathy Turner
Cathy Turner

Loved it Deffenlly go back awesome history & the food was amazing,people very friendly

Thanh Nguyen
Thanh Nguyen

Ho Chi Minh is an amazing place to visit with variety of food choices, entertainments and people are very nice & friendly.

Azfar Zavier Kholid
Azfar Zavier Kholid

Vietnam is One of my favorite Countries in Asia. My favorite city is Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Enjoy the town

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