Outdoor Activities in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoor activities in Ho Chi Minh City are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Ho Chi Minh City comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Ho Chi Minh City and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Ho Chi Minh City has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Ho Chi Minh City.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Ho Chi Minh City:

  1. #1 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 4467 itineraries
    War Remnants Museum

    Tags: Educational Site, War Memorial, Exhibition

    Address: 28 Vo Van Tan, phuong 6, Quan 3, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 07:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Housing 7 permanent exhibits, the war remnants museum opened in September 1975 shortly after the end of the Vietnam war. Opened in September 1975 shortly after the end of the Vietnam War, the War Remn...Read more

  2. #2 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 4442 itineraries
    Central Post Office

    Tags: Landmark, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: 2 Cong xa Paris, Ben Nghe, tp. Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    One of Gustav Eiffel’s iconic designs, the Central Post Office is worth visiting just to admire its beautiful architecture. The central Post Office is one of the oldest buildings in the city, bu...Read more

  3. #3 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 2949 itineraries
    Cu Chi Tunnels

    Tags: Historical Site, War Memorial, Tunnel

    Address: Phu Hiep, Phu My Hung, Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City

    Timings: 07:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    A worthwhile half day trip, The Cu Chi Tunnels tell a fascinating tale of courage and endurance during the Vietnam war against US. The tunnels are 200 km long and are steeped in history and legends of...Read more

  4. #4 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 4024 itineraries
    Bitexco Financial Tower Skydeck

    Tags: View Point, Tourist Center, Tower

    Address: Hai Trieu, Ho Tung Mau, Ngo Duc Ke Street, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Timings: 09:30 am - 09:30 pm Details

    Ho Chi Minh City’s Bitexco Financial Tower stands 262 metres high at the centre of the city’s business district and offers visitors an unparalleled city view from its Sky Deck. To enjoy a ...Read more

  5. #5 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 4506 itineraries
    Notre Dame Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Memorial, Tower

    Address: Ben Nghe, tp. Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Notre Dame cathedral romances the city’s skyline with it’s 40m high square towers. This cathedral is dedicated to Virgin Mary and wht a tribute it is! With brilliant architecture and s...Read more

  6. #6 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 2388 itineraries
    Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre

    Address: 55B Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St.,Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam

    Timings: 05:00 pm - 07:45 pm Details

    The Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre is a traditional Vietnamese puppet show that will entertain you thoroughly even though it is performed entirely in Vietnamese. It depicts typical Vietnamese hous...Read more

  7. #7 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 4173 itineraries
    Pham Ngu Lao Street

    Tags: Outdoors, Walking Area, Restaurant, Entertainment

    Address: Quan 1, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Known as the “backpacker district”, Pham Ngu Lao is a convenient place in Saigon to find cheap accommodation, food, nightlife, and to book tickets elsewhere. It is centrally located and a ...Read more

  8. #8 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 2369 itineraries
    Dam Sen Water Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Water Park, Tourist Center, Water Sport

    Address: 03 Hoa Binh Street, Ho Chi Minh City

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    A great way to spend some fun time with family, sliding on the assortment of slides will make you feel like a child once again. The Dam Sen water park is a good excuse to take a day off from your sigh...Read more

  9. #9 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 3043 itineraries
    Saigon Zoo And Botanical Gardens

    Tags: Outdoors, Zoo, Botanical Garden, Entertainment

    Address: 2B Nguyen Binh Khiem Street, District 1, T.P. in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Saigon zoo is the largest zoo and botanical garden in Vietnam ho chi minh. Dating back to 1865, ranked as the worlds 8th oldest zoo in Saigon. The zoo is a humble abode of over 100 species of mam...Read more

  10. #10 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 1308 itineraries
    Suoi Tien Theme Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Amusement Park, Water Park, Entertainment

    Address: 120 Asian Highway 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Tân Phú, Vietnam

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This Buddha-themed amusement park and water park has tons of rides for small children and can easily amuse a family, inexpensively, for a whole day. Go on a weekday and bring your camera! There are se...Read more

  11. #11 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    Nha Hang Cat Tuong (cat Tuong Chinese Restaurant)

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: 105 Tran Hung Dao 6 Duong Tran Hung Dạo, Phuong 6, Quan 5, Ho Chi Minh 75000, Vietnam

    Timings: 06:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Your wish to eat typical Vietnamese delicacies is all set to be fulfilled at Nha Hang Cat Tuong. This eatery is highly recommended if you love musical performances during your meal. Every weekend a li...Read more

  12. #12 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 7 itineraries
    Mariamman Hindu Temple

    Tags: Temple

    Address: 45 Trương Định, Bến Thành, 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

    The Mariamman Hindu Temple is beautifully crafted temple dedicated to the Goddess of Rain “Mariamman”. Built by Indian traders, this temple has great artwork of different Hindu gods like M...Read more

  13. #13 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 7 itineraries
    Kingdom Beer Club Image
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    Tags: Food And Drinks, Club, Adults

    Address: 3 Tôn Đức Thắng, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Kingdom Beer Club is a hot favourite brewpub amongst the locals and travellers and it has earned this reputation because of its excellent environment and spectacular eservice of food and drinks. The r...Read more

  14. #14 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 7 itineraries
    An Quang Pagoda Image
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    Tags: Temple

    Address: phường 12 Quận 5 Vietnam, 184 Hùng Vương, Phường 12, Quận 5, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

    While touring the location of Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam, if you feel the need to spend some time enjoying spirituality, you can definitely plan to visit the Phuoc ...Read more

  15. #15 of 158 Outdoors Activities in Ho Chi Minh City
    - Used in 7 itineraries
    Phuoc An Hoi Quan Pagoda

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: phuong 12 Quan 5 Vietnam, 184 Hung Vuong, Phường 12, Quan 5, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    You will love the intricate designs and drawings on the walls of Phuoc An Hoi Quan Pagoda which is one of the most colourful Taoist temples in the country. The peaceful atmosphere will compel you to s...Read more