Like Hanoi, Hoi An and Hue’s nightlife, Ho Chi Minh City nightlife is also no less vibrant and exciting. From nightclubs, bars and restaurants to sidewalk streets, night markets and street food – all you can find in Ho Chi Minh nightlife. When night falls, the city begins to be more crowded and busier. People flock into street and take a night out with different activities. For truly nightlife experience, for sure, Ho Chi Minh will offer everything to suit your style.

Ho Chi Minh City Nightlife Guide

This place next to Saigon river, you can see the beauty of Ho Chi Minh city at night

  • Join rooftop bars and clubs

Unlike Hanoi, Saigon’s nightlife goes late and nightclubs and bars are ideal places for joyful experience. There is nothing quite like indulging in live music performances, enjoying fresh beers and cocktails while laying your eyes on panoramic view of the whole city. Those top 10 bars and clubs in Ho Chi Minh City should be your choice.

Ho Chi Minh City Nightlife Guide

Chill sky bars in Ho Chi Minh city

  • Reward yourself with a water puppet show

Head to the Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater to enjoy such an amazing water puppet performance. With traditional stories and scenes, your heart and mind would be definitely captivated.
Address: 55, Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (08) 3930 2196.

Ho Chi Minh City Nightlife Guide

Apsara Dance – a part of Water Puppet Show

  • Get lost in Saigon’s night market

Superb night markets in Ho Chi Minh are ideal places for an evening out. To gain a truly authentic night market experience, Ben Thanh night market is a must-go. Head to the market and get an insight into a huge collection of up to 20 sidewalk eateries to enjoy real Vietnamese street food.

Ho Chi Minh City Nightlife Guide

Ben Thanh street food market – one of place to enjoy cuisine of Ho Chi Minh city at night

  • Explore the Ho Chi Minh’s coffee drinking culture at night

For those haven’t heard night coffee drinking culture, Ho Chi Minh is amongst the best places for taking time and sipping a cup of Vietnamese coffee. It is now a popular activity for local people who prefer to a night out drinking coffee and chatting with their friends or families. There are a number of great coffee shops in Pham Ngoc Thach, Dien Bien Phu and Cach Mang Thang Tam Street. Come here and enjoy a perfect like with good coffee, great dancing and singing at night and amazing busy atmosphere.

Ho Chi Minh City Nightlife Guide

In front of DOT cafe Saigon at night