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Local Foods in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is one of the most important economies in Vietnam. The city is a representation of youth and modernity, but deep inside it is the heart of filled with many historical cultures formed from many different cultures. Here are the best local specialties such as Hu Tieu, Banh Canh,... and all the restaurants, bars & coffee shop in Ho Chi Minh City.

What to eat in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

What to eat in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

By joa

Hotpot fish sauce, noodle fish sauce, Hue beef noodle, Mi hu tieu – Hoanh Thanh, Banh xeo Nam Bo, Goi Cuon, Snail dishes are among the popular things to eat in Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City information

Ho Chi Minh City information

Best time to travel

It can be said that anytime in a year is a good time to visit Ho Chi Minh City because Ho Chi Minh City is famous for its pleasant climate and rarely suffer from natural disasters like the Central or Northern Vietnam. However, it’s suggested that you should pay a visit to Ho Chi Minh City during the dry season, starting from December and last until April.






Ho Chi Minh City has two distinct seasons: the rainy season from May to November, dry season from December to April. If you come here in the rainy season, you should bring an umbrella or raincoat when going out because Saigon is famous for the sudden rain. In addition, Ho Chi Minh City is also a place full of sunshine. It is estimated that there are 270 hours of sunshine per month, average temperature 27°C, highest up to 40°C but not as harsh as other places.

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