HCMC.com Publishes a Destination Guide for Those Visiting Ho Chi Minh City

The guide provides information on hotels, tours, shopping, attractions and more, reports HCMC-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam, remains a popular tourist attraction with many travelers the world over. The country overall continues to see an increase in tourism, with 737,740 travelers arriving in the country in the month of November. This represents a 20.4 percent increase over November of the previous year, and many of these travelers are coming specifically to visit ho chi minh city, a city many still refer to as Saigon, although its name was changed approximately 40 years ago.

"With so much to see and do in vietnam ho chi minh, travelers may find they want to visit again and again. The Reunification Palace and Notre-Dame Cathedral serve as two of the most prominent structures, with the Hotel Majestic attracting many, as it was a popular place with American military personnel during the 1960s and 1970s. It is estimated that approximately 70 percent of tourists to the country in 2007 visited specifically to see this city," Adam Iskander, spokesperson for HCMC - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, announces.

Travelers arrive in the country via a variety of ways. Many fly in through Tan Son Nhat International Airport or Long Thanh International Airport, while others come by boat, arriving on the Saigon River. The rail system isn't fully developed, but travel within the country is an easy task. Tan Son Nhat International Airport also serves domestic flights, and visitors may use the Reunification Express, a train, to travel throughout various parts of the country. Coach buses, the metro system and private transport offer other options for those who wish to explore the city on their own.

"Irrespective of how a person arrives in the country, he and she needs somewhere to stay, and this destination guide provides information on the different places where travelers choose to stay. Pham Ngu Lao is the budget friendly area frequented by backpackers and budget travelers and the Central Business District caters to those who are traveling for business or with family. Individuals should be sure to check out both options to see which better meets their needs for this specific trip," Iskander continues.

In addition to providing information about lodging and visitor attractions, the site provides visitors with material on activities tourists may wish to take part in, shopping, food and drinks and more. The more details a person has before they arrive, the more they can see and do when they do reach hcmc. Learn about spas, tour companies, bars and pubs, fashion stores and more.

"Tourists find this is the only destination guide they need when visiting Ho Chi Minh City, as it is so comprehensive. Be sure to check it out today. With the knowledge you gain here, you are sure to plan the perfect trip from start to finish," Iskander promises.

About HCMC - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam:

HCMC - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam serves as a destination guide for visitors to the city. The guide provides the best pricing for hotels and tours in the HCMC or Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Contact Info:
Name: Adam Iskander
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Organization: HCMC - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: 1(800) HCMCVN1
Website: http://www.hcmc.com

Release ID: 98973