Events and Festivals in Ho Chi Minh City

  • Water Puppet Show: 95 Nguyen Van Huong Street.A great traditional Vietnamese puppet display, and on most nights on the riverside terrace at the Ngon Restaurant in District 2.
  • Xin Chao Performance: 2 Pham Ngu Lao Street.A full cultural performance telling Vietnam's history through martial arts, acrobatics, dance and music. (Entry Fee: $12.50 USD)

Off the Beaten Path:

  • Cu Chi Tunnels: Take a quick journey outside of the city to visit these Vietnam war era-tunnels, they should be on every tourist's itinerary really.