First Business Flights – Ho Chi Minh City
Saigon fell in 1975, and one year later was renamed as Ho Chi Minh City.
Today it is the most populous city in Vietnam and is also the heart of Vietnamese culture, political change, and so much more.
Your trip to Ho Chi Minh City is sure to be all at once inspiring and educational. Whether you are visiting for reasons of business, or you are going for personal reasons, First Business Flights is committed to ensuring that your trip is the experience you deserve it to be.
Our reservation specialists take advantage of cutting edge travel tools that allow us to uncover only the lowest airfares to help make your trip just that much more affordable. With the low rates that we uncover, you’ll be able to enjoy the first class trip that you deserve.
Ho Chi Minh City Airport
The largest airport in Vietnam, Tan Son Nhat International Airport serves Ho Chi Minh City and the surrounding areas. There are two terminals, one servicing domestic flights and the other for international flights. While the airport is considerably smaller than most other international airports, it is sufficiently large enough to accommodate the flights that come through each and every year.
Despite its small stature, there are still some luxuriously appointed lounges in the airport, including the Rose Lounge and the Apricot Lounge. The Apricot Lounge offers bathroom facilities so that you can enjoy a nice refreshing shower, and of course also ensures that you have plenty of complimentary food and drinks as you need. Free Wi-Fi along with televisions and newspapers will ensure that you can keep up with the latest news as you relax before your next flight.
Your trip to Ho Chi Minh City should be the comfortable experience that you deserve. When you make your reservations through First Business Flights you are assured of comfortable flights that fit well within your budget.
Getting Around Ho Chi Minh City
Getting around can sometimes be a little bit chaotic until you are used to the hustle and bustle of this vibrant city. Car rental companies are available at the airport, and also at many of the hotels and travel agencies around the city. Signs are often both in Vietnamese and English, which will help you to navigate your way around.
Motorbikes are also readily available for rent, and they can be a bit of an adventure for those who are looking for a fast and fun way to zip around the city. This is not recommended for those who are not experienced motorcyclists.
Buses are readily available in and around the city. They are very cheap and can get you to some of the most popular destinations that you are interested in getting to. Buses are air-conditioned and kept in great condition, which will assure you travel around Ho Chi Minh City in absolute comfort, even during the sweltering summer months.
There are many metered taxis for hire, and it won’t be difficult to hail one on the street, but you might want to call ahead and reserve one if you want to ensure you get a reliable comfortable taxi.
One of the better ways to see the city is to rent a bicycle. It may be a bit slower but it can be a great way to see some of the sights of the city that would otherwise fly by from in a car.
Getting around Ho Chi Minh City can sometimes be an adventure in and of itself. One part of your trip that doesn’t have to be an adventure is the flights you take. Ensure that your flights are scheduled in a manner that will leave you plenty of time to catch your connections. First Business Flights has experience professionals who will get you the best deals on your flights while also ensuring that your trip goes off without a hitch. Don’t risk the comfort of your trip, get only the first class experience.
What to do in Ho Chi Minh City
Enjoy a tour of the Saigon River by hiring any number of the boats offering charter tours. This is not necessarily the best mode of transportation for getting around the city, but it will certainly be a great opportunity for you to experience some more of the city from a wholly unique perspective. Some of the destinations along your route could include the beautiful botanical gardens.
Paintball is a universally enjoyed activity, and Paintball Saigon offers plenty of fun for all ages. There are two fields that are well lit at night so that fun can be had day or night. There is also a restaurant and bar on site, making it the ideal place for fun for the whole family.
The War Remnants Museum offers an impressive collection of artifacts, photographs, documents, films and so much more, in order to elaborate on the toll that the war truly took on Vietnam. The museum is a popular and must-see location within a city that is still rebuilding decades after the conclusion of the war.
To enjoy some of the authentic culture of Vietnam, be sure to take in a show at the Saigon Opera House. Offering magical experiences that include folk tales, songs, traditional dances, and so much more, these performances are sure to be a completely memorable part of your time in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Saigon Culinary Arts School is a great place to learn more about Vietnamese cooking. Here you will be able to take classes taught by local chefs and learn all of the basics of cooking this very tasty and popular cuisine. There are many classes, each teaching something new that will help to fuel your culinary explorations when you return home.
Must-See Ho Chi Minh City Landmarks
There are a number of great must-see landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City, including the Bitexco Financial Tower. Standing the heart of the central business district, this icon of the city was built as a symbol of the potential the cosmopolitan Ho Chi Minh City truly has. The Bitexco Financial Tower is the tallest building in the city and comprises of commercial office space and of course the 49th floor observation deck and some premiere restaurants.
Ho Chi Minh Square is a beautiful history-infused area that offers exclusive boutiques, along with some great restaurants that offer some of the best menus in the city. Spend some time just enjoying the serenity of this spot, and appreciating the history it offers.
The Notre Dame Cathedral towers over the city, and looks very much out of place in Ho Chi Minh City. This neo-Romanesque church has some distinctive architectural features that make it a must-see for your trip to Vietnam. Whether you visit to attend a Sunday mass or you are just wanting to appreciate the tile work or the large statue of the Virgin Mary, you’ll appreciate your visit to the church.
Be sure to take the time to visit the Cao Dai Temple. This amazingly beautiful structure is a sight to behold.
You deserve only the best when you travel. First Business Flights is committed to ensuring that your trip goes off without a hitch. Allow our travel professionals to find the lowest rates on your airfare to Ho Chi Minh so that you can get the most out of your trip to Vietnam. You deserve only first class treatment, allow First Business Flights to deliver the first class experience.