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Pham Ngu Lao Street, Ho Chi Minh City
(3/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
A busy area of Ho Chi Min City, Pham Ngu Lao Street provides a paradise for backpackers, with bustling social street life and affordable accommodation. Not limited to low-budget travelers, many visitors come to explore a maze of lanes and back alleys, observing street activities and enjoying countless restaurants, cafes, and bars. Browse through war memorabilia and cheap clothes in many shops, or enjoy some of the remaining colonial-style buildings built during the Saigon era. The area around the street enjoys a reputation as the top nightlife district suitable for all budgets. Named after a 13th-century general who repelled Mongol-led Chinese troops, the street is a must-see for first time visitors. To visit Pham Ngu Lao Street on your holiday in Ho Chi Minh City, and find out what else Ho Chi Minh City has to offer, use our Ho Chi Minh City vacation trip planner.
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  • Loud, busy and full of restaurants and bars, this area also has plenty of cheap options for backpackers. Situated just across the September 23 park which is the last/first stop for the airport bus 109...  more »
  • This is an interesting quarter in HCMC being a major budget traveller destination full of trinket shops, clothing stores and cheap eateries and bars. The bottom end of the quarter (furthest from town)...  more »
  • 背包客聚集的地方 離923公園很近 小型旅館很多 各式外國人也很多 旅行社很多一日兩日遊供人諮詢 公車總站也不遠 吃的玩的可能在此都能獲得很多資訊