Not only create a new colorful street in the center of Saigon, Nguyen Hue walking street carries deep meaning to protect the environment and reduce emissions from vehicles. Nguyen Hue walking street really becomes a “paradise” of many new activities and gives visitors a great experience. Saigon-online recognizes a colorful hubbub and what’s about you? Are you ready for new experience?
Nguyen Hue walking street- new colors in the center of Saigon
Since completed, Nguyen Hue walking street has been an attractive destination for both foreign and domestic tourists. Nguyen Hue walking street is a significant highlight of urban appearance, city center plan and as an important construction on occasion of 40th Vietnam Reunification. The construction is in 670 meters long and 64 meters wide with total investment of nearly 430 million dong. Almost items are automatically operated.
Nguyen Hue walking street during constructing period.
Nguyen Hue walking street was built on modern infrastructure and technique including underground toilet, drainage systems, sidewalks, two art fountains, etc. Oil trees and sesame trees have been already planted and other kinds of flower trees are grown along Ho Chi Minh statue area. It makes Nguyen Hue walking street more friendly.
A number of tourists on Nguyen Hue walking street
Visiting Nguyen Hue walking street, you surely will be not disappointed because there are many activities here. In the first stage, Nguyen Hue street will be a place for walking and light water music performance at Saturday and Sunday night from 6 pm to 11 pm. After a stable operation, the walking street will be opened for all days in week. To attract local people and tourists, it will take place cultural and social activities of Saigon such as: meetings, festivals, flower street, art performance and exhibitions.
Interesting activities are begun from late afternoon.
You can take a stroll on Nguyen Hue walking street in different time in a day. The street is paved with marble that is eye-catching and cool. Rows of sesame trees alternating flower pots create more fresh greenery color of trees.
Walking and sightseeing Saigon by night
At night, Nguyen Hue walking street is more attractive. Viewed from high, Nguyen Hue walking street is very bustling, crowded, and shimmering in the colors of lights. People are more excited about seeing the water music performances combined with sound and laser light.
Special water music at night
Visit Nguyen Hue walking street, you can visit and offer flowers at the monument of President Ho Chi Minh. On 17th of May, Ho Chi Minh city held an inauguration ceremony of President Ho Chi Minh monument made of copper alloy. To perform the work, Ho Chi Minh city has exhibited and introduced 32 samples. Finally, the work of artist Lam Quang Noi is selected by the city council. Surrounding the monument is planted with lotus, the national flower of Vietnam and other flowers that Uncle Ho liked.
Visiting Uncle Ho monument on the waling street
Many new activities in Nguyen Hue walking street will be more perfect such as tram system for shuttling tourists from 23/9 park, Thao Cam Vien and other tourist attractions in District 1 Saigon; many public seats and trees system are also added.
Sports and music performances at the walking street
Walking together with your beloved pets on Nguyen Hue street is a favorite activities.
Nguyen Hue walking street surrounding will be combined with commercial centers, shopping services, restaurants and cafes to attract visitors and make their own mark on the pedestrian street of Saigon. Right at the pedestrian street, you can have beautiful pictures along with the background of a “lotus” highest building Bitexco of Saigon.
Colorful Bitexco building on the background of fireworks
Or instead of walking on Nguyen Hue street, you can choose a nearby café to view the street from high position. “Saigon Oi” is located in fifth floor of an old apartment on Nguyen Hue street, district 1. Saigon Oi Cafe has quite youthful, fresh, airy layouts and close to nature. It’s also a cosmetics studio for girls who like making up. Its balcony has been put with some tables and chairs, suitable for those who travel alone or with friends to see the whole Nguyen Hue walking street.
Saigon Oi Café has a direct view to Nguyen Hue walking street
Water music on Nguyen Hue walking street
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