As one of the most exciting destinations on any Family Tour Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh city offers a wealth of excitement and intrigue for children, teenagers and adults alike. From theme parks and enchanting woodland areas to museums and cinemas to a fabulous array of bars and nightlife, Ho Chi Minh has it all. Formerly Saigon, this is Vietnam’s largest city and is abundant with fine eateries and excellent accommodation too. Ho Chi Minh has always played a huge part in the history and heritage of Vietnam and now you can celebrate the culture of this wonderful country by dropping by some of the city’s most loved attractions.
Suoi Tien Theme Park
A host of state of the art entertainment facilities awaits you at one of the biggest theme parks in town! Suoi Tien could be considered one of the most exciting aspects of your Vietnam Family Holiday Packages, especially for the kiddies. The Oriental architecture pays real homage to Vietnamese culture and creates the general theme and atmosphere of this exciting amusement park. Swimming pools, rides, arcade games and delicious refreshments will give your bunch plenty to buzz about during this part of your Vietnam family tour.
Saigon River Express
Add some tranquillity to your Vietnam family tour by exploring many of the bending rivers in Southern Vietnam. Numerous tours operate and you will usually be taken around in a water taxi or small ferry. Two of the most popular tours are the Mekong Delta and Cu Chi Tunnels.
Ben Thanh Market
As one of the largest markets in HCMC, Ben Thanh is hot, humid and bounteous with people, so you may want to carry a bottle of water with you at all times. Nevertheless if you’ve honed your bargaining skills already during your Vietnam family tour, you may be able to pick up some trinkets for exceptional prices. Ben Thanh could be considered to Bangkok’s Chatujak weekend market, however this one is based in an indoor building.
Dong Tam Snake Farm
If you’re an animal lover, this snake farm should most certainly be scribbled into your Vietnam Holiday Tour Packages. It is one of the largest snake raising centres in Vietnam and much of the snake venom produced here is used for either research purposes or is exported. More than 50 snake species are raised here, including a large number of Pythons and Cobras. Dong Tam snake farm also doubles up as a hospital for snake bite victims and before you panic, only the harmless reptiles are pulled out for photographs!
Vam Sat Ecological Tourist Centre
This tourist attraction is a very useful addition to your Family Tour Vietnam as you will have the opportunity to explore the wild without having to venture too far away from HCMC. Your trip to this tourist centre will include visits to the best bird watching sites, bat swamps, crocodile farm and mangrove forests. Each of these sites offers something incredibly memorable and even at night time, many of these activities are far from boring. Feed fish to the crocodiles and watch their huge mouths devour this sustenance within seconds of catching. You may even get the chance to huddle around a camp fire and share in some karaoke singing.
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