Top Attractions in Saigon

Exciting Vietnam: Top Attractions to Explore in Saigon – Part 2


Can’t get enough of the first part of attractions to explore in Saigon? That was just a start! Saigon has multitudes of diversion to offer aside from its staggering skyscrapers, timeless french inspired structures, and numerous temples throughout the city.

Enjoy a different side of Saigon with these attractions you and loved ones can explore!

1. Dam Sen theme park and water park:

One of the longest-running entertainment spots in Saigon since 1989 is Dam Sen Park. It is considered as the largest amusement park in Saigon with an area of up to 50 hectares split into 2 different categories – Dam Sen Theme Park and Dam Sen Water Park. The park also offers a green garden, zoo, aquarium, theater, restaurant – a complete escape on the weekends or holidays. 

At present, the Dam Sen has about 41 games that include 35 games with 100% state capital, and about 6 games under the joint venture which are not included on the ticket. 15 games suitable for children and the rest are for adults with 10 thrilling games to enjoy too!

For visitors that are not so much interested with water parks; the ‘dry’ Dam Sen (theme park) offers a terrestrial park or get the best of both worlds when you purchase a ticket at their interconnecting gates. An ideal travel experience for families and young globetrotters seeking something but still exciting.

The other half of the theme park is the water park. Composed of adventure games area, lazy river, wave forming area and tube slide. Best place to be on summer time as the water is very cool and refreshing with more fun games. The good thing about the water park is that it offers a special unlimited package ticket. 

Currently, Dam Sen Park has 4 restaurants serving the dining needs of tourists, namely Di Men restaurant, restaurant 79, Thuy Ta restaurant and stone garden cafe. 

The restaurants mostly offer diverse food options full of specialties in the South and the set of rice dishes in which Thuy Ta restaurant has the best quality. 

You can bring food to Dam Sen tourist area if you opt not to eat in the restaurant. Regarding the price, it is higher than outside  (price range: 30,000-50,000 VND)

Dam Sen Park allows food to be brought in, but for general hygiene, you are only allowed to bring dry foods such as cooking food, fruit, cakes, and water. If you want to eat comfortably, you can choose between the restaurants inside the amusement park.

  • Ticket price: Lots of varieties depending on your needs and choice (range from 100.000 – 400.000)
  • Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Address: 03 Hoa Binh Ward 3, District 11, Ho Chi Minh City
Dam Sen theme park and water park Saigon, Vietnam

2. We escape Ho Chi Minh (5D role-playing challenge)

Are you someone who seeks a different kind adventure? We-X is a reality role-playing game with mysterious stories or unresolved criminal cases or strange phenomena. 

Not only are there actual contexts, We-X also has a real person acting as a supporting character throughout the game- bringing the thrill up to a whole new level! 

  • Rule: A group of 2-8 people will be locked in a closed room for 60 minutes and try to solve a puzzle, overcome the challenge and get out.

The 10 We Escape game rooms have 10 different plot contents. Joining the game room, you will be playing the role of characters from a group of thieves, death row inmates to expeditions, performing separate missions. In just 60 minutes, you have to use your information collection, data processing, and logical thinking to be able to solve, unlock and complete your tasks.

Not only that, We Escape Saigon also develops in a new form of challenge called WE-X with a horror story. Not following the traditional way of playing, WE – X tends to experience space with the presence of a third, real human character throughout the game. “Obsession”, “suffocation” and “experience more than cinema” are what WE-X will bring to the player.

  • Address: 4 Branches in Ho Chi Minh

WE ESCAPE BINH THANH: Bcons Tower, opposite 179 Nguyen Van Thuong, Binh Thanh, Ho Chi Minh City

WE ESCAPE BIGC:Level 1, 268 To Hien Thanh, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City

WE ESCAPE PLUS:Level 3, 320 Le Van Sy, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City

WE ESCAPE BIGC 2:Level 1, 268 To Hien Thanh, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City

  • Opening hours: 9:00-23:00 (Mon-Sun)
  • Ticket price: 


We escape Ho Chi Minh (5D role-playing challenge) Saigon, Vietnam

3. Go-Kart

The playground is located in Dai Nam racing area, the first international standard racetrack in Vietnam. Currently, everyone moves by themselves to Dai Nam with an equivalent travel time of 1 hour from the center of Saigon to Dai Nam. The length of the Go-Kart track is 1.5 km and the fastest Go Kart racer to finish one round is 51 seconds.  

The cost of renting a car is 500,000 VND / 10 rounds, you can borrow a full face hat and chest armor. You should wear a suit if you have it to ensure your safety. If driving carelessly and causing severe damage to the vehicle, compensation may be required.

The current schedule is fixed every Saturday Morning. Starting around 8.30AM and ends at 10:40AM. The afternoon schedule starts from 13:30 to 15:30. 

*Note that 10 rounds of racing only takes 10 minutes 

There is no need to buy a ticket to Dai Nam amusement park to run Go-Kart. Go-Kart has its own gate. After Go-Kart racing, you can go to the stands to see performances of motorbike, JetSki, dog racing, horse racing and motorcycle racing.

Go-Kart racing in Dai Nam is professional Go-Kart. Professional Go-Kart cars in Dai Nam are Praga, TonyKart or some other brands. This is a sport of speed, which requires a strong runner, basic skills and passion. If you do not have one, you should practice slowly, but do not take risks.

Address: Dai Nam Tourism Complex (Binh Duong, 1 hour drive from Saigon)

Go-Kart Saigon, Vietnam

4. Vincom Ice Rink Landmark 81

Looking for a sweet escape from the scorching heat of Saigon? The ice rink at Vincom Landmark 81 should be your next destination. Located in District 2, the ice rink is great for both experienced skaters (who are looking for leisure skating experience) and beginner skaters (who will also have a great experience thanks to professional instructors on standby).

The tallest building in Vietnam, Landmark 81 opened at the end of 2018 and immediately became one of the ideal attractions for Saigon for people to cool off the heat. The Vincom Ice Rink located inside the building is the top attraction for young people and children. This is the largest ice rink in Vietnam today with a total area of up to 2000 square meters and can accommodate up to 150 players at the same time.

Aside from having the largest ice skating area, it also has high quality sound and lighting systems installed. 

The rink also has a variety of ice skates, penguin skating aids, and seal skating aids, so you are guaranteed to find your favorite. An absolute fun-filled experience with family and friends!


A mega fun weekend activity for people of all ages!

Have the time of your life at one of the Vietnam’s biggest ice skating rinks

Choose from a variety of ice skates, penguin skating aids, and seal skating aids

Improve your skating skills with help from professional instructors

Opening hours: 9:30AM – 10PM

Ticket price: 

Weekdays: 100.000VND for children and 170.000VND for adultsWeekends: 150.000VND for children and 220.000VND for adults

Address: Vincom Landmark 81 (772 Dien Bien Phu, Ward 1, Binh Thanh, Ho Chi Minh City)

Vincom Ice Rink Landmark 81 Saigon, Vietnam

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