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Perfectly Located

This park is perfectly located in the heart of D-1 near the backpacker area. Lots to do on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David S
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
A good place to relax and people watch

Everytime I come back to Saigon, my favourite part of the day is sitting at the park with my guitar... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Matty D
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This is a nice little local park for an evening walk with several places, where locals dance classic dancing. In addition to this local student approach foreigners to train their English, and this is a very interesting way to learn about the city...more
Pham Ngu Lao, Dist1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 128 894 2399
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is perfectly located in the heart of D-1 near the backpacker area. Lots to do on the weekend as they often setup stalls for food sales. This park has also been turned into a showcase for Japan and Korea when the city has...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Everytime I come back to Saigon, my favourite part of the day is sitting at the park with my guitar and playing while watching the locals do their thing from playing badminton or kicking the bamboo hacky sack or doing their exercises. I enjoy it....More

Thank Matty D
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Clear enviroment helpfull for cityzen as lungs of city all activity execise: joking, walking, .. and other. Enviroment in viet Nam was different Canada, Japan, .....Enviroment in your family, have a lots foods you are fat, less food you slim.

Thank Haratohio
Reviewed 16 March 2018

I have gone to the Cong Vien 23/9 (23/9 Park) many times. Sometimes I have gone when I’m bored and lonely and sometimes when I just want to talk. Usually, all you have to do is sit on a bench for a few minutes and...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Popular park for relaxation and exercise like badminton, jogging, football and dancing. On occasions there are festivals and celebrations organized in the park. But there are many robbers and trash you have to advoid.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

I haven't come back here for 5 years since the day our family moved to the new country but it's still in my mind to remember the great time with my family when the Lunar New Year comes and we attended here because they have...More

Thank ChristinaD1825
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The park is not very green. There's a small grassy area with benches all around. The rest of the park is like a concrete island with a few exercise machines. My husband and I went to this park twice on our last day in HCMC....More

1  Thank hangontravelingwoman
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This park is in the center of what is happening in and around downtown HCMC. Unfortunately, a chunk of the park has been taken over with the construction around the Ben Thanh Market end of the park. This was a main part of the park...More

Thank Professor_Sparrow
Reviewed 3 March 2017

In the morning walking this place gives me the joy of seeing locals doing their daily exercise or their love for dancing in one of the hut. Just feel at peace in the middle of the city.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Tet festival with many flower sellers showing off their flower collections for sale. The place is small this year due to the construcction, but they have many differents flowers for the lunar new year

Thank kathy l
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