Top 3 neighborhoods for housing in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
Do not be threatened by the concrete jungle of housing in Saigon. If you’re newcomers to town or planning on finding a new spot, here are the best neighborhoods in Ho Chi Minh City to help narrow down your search.
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District 1 and District 3: The prosperous symbol of Saigon
District 1 and District 3 are located in the center of Saigon, considered to be the most crowded area and the “heart” of Saigon. You can literally find anything you need from convenient shops, shopping centers, bars, clubs, restaurants to theaters, historical sites and the Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon.
Not to mention the convenient transportation system which connects you with various districts in a short time period. This is a perfect area for those who love the busy, constantly vibrant and energetic vibe of big cities. As one would expect, these two districts come first in the highest cost of housing in Saigon.
District 2: The “new” area
Thanks to the drastic development in infrastructure, traffic together with a wide range of large projects built over the last 5 years, District 2 has revolutionized swiftly to become one of the most worth living housing in Saigon.
Enormous urban areas such as Sala, Thu Thiem and Thao Dien would be an exceptional choice if you want to enjoy a peaceful, “luxurious” life away from the hustle and bustle of the central area.
Read more: For your first time in Thao Dien “Rich area”
District 7: Recreate the beauty of modern civilization
District 7 possesses clean, advanced and civilized urban areas with modernistic architecture, together with artistic and entertaining constructions. One of the most signature areas in Saigon are located here, including Phu My Hung area, Crescent Mall, Anh Sao bridge, Vivo City, Artinus painting museum and the legendary Phu My bridge.
Especially, this is a place where many foreigners prefer to live and work, thus it is suitable for people who want to live in an international and civilized environment. Hope this list help you find your most suitable housing in Saigon!