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Private Half-Day Tour of Ho Chi Minh City
"You will be picked up at your hotel at 8 am and head toward your first site.First stop on your tour will be the Independence Palace/ the Reunification Palace. The palace is symbolic of the end of the Vietnam War during the Fall of Saigon on April 30 1975 when the North Vietnamese Army tank number 843 crashed through the gates of what was at the time the residence of the President of the Republic of Vietnam.Next you will visit the Museum of American War Crimes/ the War Remnants Museum is the most popular museum of Ho Chi Minh City. It gathers a collection of the machinery weapons photos and documentation of Vietnam’s wars.After the Museum
From $37.00
 
Saigon Nightlife Tour by Bike
"This evening your tour guide will come and pick you up at your hotel. The guide will also give you instruction on how to seat on the back of the bike safely. On this tour you will take in the sights sounds and smells of Saigon. You will see streets hidden alleys and other famous sites such as The Notre Dame Cathedral the Unification Palace and the Old Central Post Office and many more. Enjoy an appetizer with one of the delicious street food vendors in Saigon.Next take a ride to Bach Dang Port and board your boat for a cruise along Bach Dang River. Once on-board enjoy a relaxing sit down dinner. During dinner
From $49.00
 
Half-Day Small-Group Ho Chi Minh City Tour
"Visit Notre Dame Cathedral and Saigon Post Office two of the best highlights of old Saigon architecture.Walk to the nearby Reunification Palace witness of the historic events of old Saigon and famous for its architectural characteristics.Discover the very popular War Remnants Museum the one that gathers a comprehensive collection of the machinery weapons photographs and documentation of the Vietnam wars.Stop by the Jade Emperor Pagoda one of the most spectacularly colorful temples
From $28.00

Notre Dame Cathedral Tips (80)

Notre Dame Cathedral

This French cathedral is another example of colonial influence. Finished in 1880, this is the church stands 57 meters high. It is the largest Church in Vietnam and the center of catholicism for the...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 12, 2016

ArchitectureMasterpiece Saigon Notre DameCathedral

Architectural Masterpiece Notre Dame Cathedral – Saigon. Notre Dame Cathedral (also known as the Big Church, Basilica, and Cathedral) in Ho Chi Minh City is magnificent, beautiful, and stable in the...
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KeithValentina
May 08, 2015

NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL & WEDDINGS

The French colonists did it again - They built this lovely Cathedral between 1863 and 1880. The style of the Cathedral was chosen by holding a "design' competition. Well, French Colonists wanted...
balhannah
Dec 30, 2013

Notre dame Cathedral

Notre dame Cathedral is one of the best churches I've ever seen! No wonder why it's gorgeous since it was designed by the same person responsible for the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. After a long...
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theguardianangel
Sep 22, 2013

Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica

Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, officially Basilica of Our Lady of The Immaculate Conception is a cathedral located in the downtown of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Established by French colonists, the...
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heydelin
May 04, 2013

NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL

The Cathedral known as Nha Tho Duc Ba. Built in the late 19th Century from local stone then covered with red ceramic tiles shipped from France it is the largest Church built in the French empire. It...
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alyf1961
Oct 11, 2012

Center of Roman Catholicism in Vietnam (2:inside)

final part of my Notre Dame Church Multi- Tips more pictures around the inside area of the ChurchVietnam has the second largest roman catholic population in asia, of which the largest is in the...
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machomikemd
Jun 16, 2012

Center of Roman Catholicism in Vietnam (1:inside)

part one of my Notre Dame Church Multi- Tips more pictures around the inside area of the ChurchVietnam has the second largest roman catholic population in asia, of which the largest is in the...
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machomikemd
Jun 16, 2012

Center of Roman Catholicism in Vietnam (2:outside)

part two of my Notre Dame Church Multi- Tips more pictures around outside area of the ChurchVietnam has the second largest roman catholic population in asia, of which the largest is in the philippines...
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machomikemd
Jun 14, 2012

Center of Roman Catholicism in Vietnam (1:outside)

this will be a multi part tip with more pictures in and around the ChurchVietnam has the second largest roman catholic population in asia, of which the largest is in the philippines and the third in...
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machomikemd
Jun 14, 2012

SAIGON’S BEAUTIFUL HANDMADE CEMENT TILE DISPLAYS

A very special day can be spent in Saigon exploring some amazingly beautiful architectural examples of handmade cement tiles – made right here in Saigon.Last year, 2011, when I helped three Vietnamese...
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ja3ja3
Mar 21, 2012

Notre Dame Cathedral

I don't know how many people has visited this Church, I used to go every Sunday to the church kept many petitions and prayed to Mother Mary, my petitions were answered and received many blessings, so...
Edwinfa
Oct 12, 2011
 
 
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Things to Do Near Ho Chi Minh City

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Bitexco Financial Tower

I simply love the BHD Cinema Experience. And they have the best Caramel Popcorn in town! Also for girls who love UK Shopping Brands, they have TopShop, TopMan, Warehouse, etc. over here. For a...
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Diamond Plaza

Not exactly a classic Saigon landmark, but it's a favorite with expats. Inside is a mall that's indistinguishable from an American mall, until you look closely at the products on the shelves. Upstairs...
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Cholon Mosque

The Cholon Mosque in Saigon's Chinatown is representative of the city's small Malaysian and Indonesian Muslim communities. Built in 1932, the blue and white house of worship is an island of simplistic...
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Chinatown

We went to the Cho Binh Tay at 11:30am and left at the Main Bus Stop about 300metres away from Cho Binh Tay at 2pm. It was big...there were 2 floors but we visited only the ground floor as I was...
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Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine

While I confess I'm in the Minchin school when it comes to 'alternative' medicine, the Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine is worth a trip away from the centre. Set over four floors of an...
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Cafe Zoom

WHEN YOU WALK AROUND SAIGON YOU REALLY CANT HELP BUT NOTICE THAT THERE IS QUITE A FEW MOTORBIKES IN THIS BUZZING CITY.. THREE MILLION OR THERE ABOUTS !! THE MOTORBIKES ZOOMING AROUND THE CITY IS A...
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Getting to Ho Chi Minh City

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Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 700000

Hours

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 08:00 to 11:00
    15:00 to 17:00

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