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Fly to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, with United from over 200 airports within the U.S. and an additional 100 airports internationally.
Ho Chi Minh City's top attractions
- Explore the many city squares, which showcase local and colonial landmarks.The famous Notre Dame Cathedral is a highlight.
- Visit the Jade Emperor Pagoda, a temple built in 1909 that honors the Taoist god.
- Taste the delicious offerings at the Binh Tay Market, built in the 1880s.
- Learn about the city's past at the War Remnants Museum and the Cu Chi Tunnels.
Best times to travel to Ho Chi Minh City
The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh City is in winter and early spring, during the dry season. May is a very popular time to visit, as the city comes alive to celebrate its birthday. The world-famous Tết Trung Nguyên, known as the Ghost Festival, takes place in the fall.