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“Relax while overlooking Saigon” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Saigon Skydeck

Saigon Skydeck
36 Ho Tung Mau Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3915 6156
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Bitexco Financial Tower at a height of 262 meters is the tallest building in Ho Chi Minh City up to date. With design concept is taken from the shape of a lotus bud, the Vietnam national flower, Bitexco Financial Tower is not merely a building which is covered in glass and steel, but also a symbol of beauty and the rapid development of Ho Chi Minh City economy, a key economic region in Vietnam. Bitexco Financial Tower is a typical example for creativity and unique design. One of the tower highlights is the first observation in the city at 49th floors. Saigon Skydeck has opened for all visitors from January 1, 2011. With a full range of services and facilities for visitors, the Skydeck has officially opened to welcome visitors both domestic and international visitors since July, 2011. Visitors have the opportunity to visit Saigon Skydeck, not only enjoy the full sight of the Ho Chi Minh City and Saigon River, but also have the chance to use the facilities and services at this Skydeck. With many activities will be held at the Skydeck during this year, with special offer prices for different customer groups, the Skydeck will be an attractive destination in the journey of Ho Chi Minh City's for both domestic and international tourists.
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“Relax while overlooking Saigon”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Take the elevator to the top or to the restaurant at the 50th floor to look out over Saigon, look down on the markets, Pham Ngu Lao and Saigon River. Simply breathtaking. Fully possible and probably better worth for your money if you go to the restaurant at the 50th floor and enjoy a drink for 80,000-100,000 VND, pricy drinks but worth the view!

Visited November 2012
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“towerin view of saigon”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

went here nov. 2012, wanted to see the kyline of saigon/ hochi minh to see the exent of urbanization and progress of this city, and was impressed to see the city view in this tower. paid a minimal fee to get up to this 60? story tower, magnificent view, go to this place!

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“Good experience, but a bit expensive.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

It was a nice experience to have visited here and see how Saigon looks like at night viewing from the top. However, I find the entrance fee to be quite pricy. In the end of our sight seeing, I was like, 'Uh...Is that it? Where else can we go? Is that all I will get from the 200,000 VND that I paid for?'.

I actually did not recommended this place to my friends who will visit Ho Chi Minh soon. I kinda regretted my visit here and thought I should have just spent that 200k VND on shopping.

Visited October 2012
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“Great experience, not cheap!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012 via mobile

There is so much to see from the top of the tower and it is really great to see it from so high. However for this area of the world the price was a lot for what it was,

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“A great view of the City!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Worth the expense to get a great view especially on a clear day. Good wall mounted explanations and photos of how the building was conceived and built.

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