Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary 1 Day

Explore the best places to visit in 1 day in Ho Chi Minh City using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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A Day in Ho Chi Minh City - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Ho Chi Minh City just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Ho Chi Minh City, you can still explore this city of Vietnam and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Ho Chi Minh City?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Ho Chi Minh City? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Ho Chi Minh City is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Ho Chi Minh City could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Ho Chi Minh City, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Ho Chi Minh City, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Ho Chi Minh City vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Ho Chi Minh City day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Ho Chi Minh City:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How much money do you need for 1 day in Ho Chi Minh City?

The average daily price for traveling in Ho Chi Minh City is USD 420006. The average price of food for one day is USD 8.81. The average price of a hotel for a couple is USD 840000.

How to spend 1 day in Ho Chi Minh City?

The best way to explore Ho Chi Minh City in 1 day is to visit the best Ho Chi Minh City attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Ho Chi Minh City itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like War Remnants Museum, Central Post Office, Reunification Palace. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Ho Chi Minh City for sure.

Ho Chi Minh City travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Ho Chi Minh City guidelines for your one day trip in Ho Chi Minh City:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Ho Chi Minh City sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Ho Chi Minh City?

Since you have only 24 hours in Ho Chi Minh City, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Ho Chi Minh City for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Ho Chi Minh City if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Ho Chi Minh City

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Ho Chi Minh City and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

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