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Nguyen Hue Street

Nguyen Hue Street is an eye-catching, walking promenade in District 1 city centre that’s teeming with life -- great food, stunning architecture, and fun activities can be found here.

If you’re looking for a great spot to take postcard-worthy shots, Nguyen Hue Street should be your first stop — this broad attraction is home to many elegant buildings like a luxury shopping mall, People’s Committee, and the Rex Hotel. Culture and cuisine can be freely enjoyed here — apart from free performances on some days, numerous street vendors sell interesting things from delicious street food to unique souvenirs. Conveniently located near other Ho Chi Minh City attractions, Nguyen Hue Street is a perfect place to just sit down, unwind, sightsee, and observe city life.



Nguyen Hue Street is located at District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.


Opening Days and Hours

Opens daily, 24 hours.


Entry Fee and Bookings

Entrance is free.


How to Get There

  • Fly to Ho Chi Minh City via AirAsia, Philippine Airlines, Korean Airlines, and Thai Airlines.
  • From the airport, board a taxi or a shuttle to the city centre.
  • From the city centre, charter a mototaxi or a taxi to Nguyen Hue Street.


Suggested For

  • Solo travelers
  • Couples
  • Families with kids
  • Groups of friends


Time to Spend

Average time spent in this attraction is 2 to 3 hours.


Popularity and Best Time to Go

Visit Nguyen Hue Street after 18:00. This attraction comes alive at night.



  • Live performances
  • Exercise
  • Food trips


Nguyen Hue Street is filled with small-time vendors selling random street food. If you prefer to eat in restaurants, try Prince Churro, Saigon Oi Cafe, Soc San Si, Haha Sushi Restaurant, and Sen Hue.


Nearby Attractions

  • Photo Lap
  • Saigon SkyDeck
  • Book Street



Nearby accommodations offered by Palace Hotel Saigon, Oscar Saigon Hotel, Saigon Prince Hotel, Rex Hotel, Majestic, Catina Saigon Hotel, and Red Hotel. Rates range from USD 28 to USD 150.

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