- Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City Travel, Information, & Things to Do
Once known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is home to about 12 million people. It began as a small fishing village since the elevation is only 62 feet above sea level. Ho Chi Minh City has a tropical wet and dry climate and usually is very humid. It rains about 71 inches per year, which is nearly six feet, and rains for about 150 days out of the year. The temperature is relatively consistent throughout the year with the average high being 94.3 in April and the average low being 70 in January. This southern Vietnam city is home to many attractions including Bến Thành Market, Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, and the Củ Chi tunnels, which are a network of underground tunnels dating back to the Vietnam war. The Suối Tiên Amusement Park, containing roller coasters, water rides is a popular destination. The landscaping and attractions in the park also illustrate the history and legends of Vietnam.
Discover and explore Ho Chi Minh City, a city in the country of Vietnam. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Ho Chi Minh City helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Ho Chi Minh City. It is located on the continent of Asia and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 10.762622 and logitude 10.762622. [Map of Ho Chi Minh City].