Soar above the clouds on your flight from Zurich to Ho Chi Minh City in beautiful Southern Vietnam. A city steeped in history and mystery, sprawling and jam-packed with activities and wonders just waiting to be discovered, Ho Chi Minh City is a treasure trove of cultural exploration.
Among the largest cities in Southeast Asia, few places make for a more unforgettable and unique travel destination, whether you’re travelling solo, with friends and family, or for business. You’re sure to experience stunning traditional architecture, exquisite cuisine, and beautiful, elegant parks and boulevards. There’s something for everyone in Ho Chi Minh city, so fly with SWISS or one of our subsidiaries and discover a jewel of Vietnam for yourself.
Vietnam was once a French colony, and the European influences that mingle seamlessly with traditional Vietnamese architecture and culture are plain for all to see. This blend has also led to Ho Chi Minh City playing host to a vibrant art scene with influences from around the world, all on display at the city’s numerous museums including the Ho Chi Minh City Museum of Fine arts, and other galleries throughout the city – particularly on Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street.
This sprawling metropolis is also home to some of the finest traditional eating venues in the country. There you’ll discover such dishes as ph? or rice vermicelli that is second to none.
Some of the most prominent sites to visit in Ho Chi Minh City include:
- The 19th century Chinese-style Quan Âm Pagoda
- Citadel of Saigon, an 18th century fortress
- The Mariamman Temple, a gorgeous Hindu temple
- An Quang Pagoda – a modern pagoda that evokes the old and the new
- B?n Thành Market – an important icon of the city and one of its oldest structures.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your flights from Zurich to Ho Chi Minh City with SWISS or one of our subsidiaries and get ready for a trip unlike any other.