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Ho Chi Minh City
City in Vietnam · Ideal stay duration: 1 day
Ho Chi Minh City or [tʰàn fǒ hò cǐ mɨ̄n], also informally known by its former name as Saigon, is the largest city in Vietnam by population. It was known as Prey Nokor prior to annexation by the Vietnamese in the 17th century. Under the name Saigon, it was the capital of the French colony o…
Ho Chi Minh City or [tʰàn fǒ hò cǐ mɨ̄n], also informally known by its former name as Saigon, is the largest city in Vietnam by population. It was known as Prey Nokor prior to annexation by the Vietnamese in the 17th century. Under the name Saigon, it was the capital of the French colony of Cochinchina and later of the independent republic of South Vietnam 1955–75. On 2 July 1976, Saigon merged with the surrounding Gia Định Province and was officially renamed Ho Chi Minh City after revolutionary leader Hồ Chí Minh .
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Architecture, Landmark, Religious Sites, Museum, Theme Parks
Best time to visit:
January · Avg. 1.6 cm precip · Avg. H 31°C · L 22°C
Best time to visit:
January · Avg. 0.6 in precip · Avg. H 88°F · L 72°F
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