Ho Chi Minh City is full to the brim with life and culture. Whatever your preferences are, this mega-metropolis can offer. And that includes couply activities as well! If you’re planning for a lovely-dovey date, here are the best options for romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh City.
Get Handy at a Workshop
There are many interesting workshops to join as a couple. You’ll have an enjoyable time helping each other make a wallet, carve a wooden piece of art, or make a mug… and later bring your product home to commemorate a day well-spent together.
Learn new skills while getting a souvenir to mark the trip
Date Like Locals at a Beautiful Bridge
Go to the most beautiful bridges in Ho Chi Minh to try the local way of dating. You can walk along the bridge, take in the cool breeze, admire the city at night, and enjoy each other’s company.
Anh Sao Bridge is a famous date spot for locals
Ho Chi Minh City looks so romantic at night from Thu Thiem Bridge
“Cruise” on the Saigon Water Bus
Cruising sure is one of the most romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh but for those low on budget, fancy boats are out of the question. Instead, try “cruising” on the Saigon Water Bus! With only VND 15,000, you’ll still get to go along the Saigon River and have a look at the city’s lesser-known parts.
Cruising for cheap with the Saigon Water Bus
See from Above at A Rooftop Bar
When it comes to romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh, you can never go wrong with the classic rooftop bar. Take your significant other to one of Ho Chi Minh’s best bars to admire the metropolis from above. It’s stunning whether day or night.
An impressive aerial view of Ho Chi Minh City
Experience Ho Chi Minh City’s Other Side
Nothing screams “romantic” more than going on an adventure together. Book an off-the-beaten-path city tour or a food tour for two, and prepare to dive into the magical world of “small alleyways – colorful culture”.
Want both romance and fun? Spend quality time discovering different sides of the city
Get Pampered Together at the Spa
Unwind and de-stress with treatments from the spa
Explore the Ins and Outs of Cu Chi Tunnels
Last but not least on this list of romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh is the famous Cu Chi Tunnels. You can get to know each other more while making your way through the historical paths, and learning about the Vietnam War. We recommend booking a local tour guide for more in-depth information on the landmark.
Cu Chi Tunnels is great for active couples
Check out our private motorbike tours with professional local guides
Final Thoughts on Most Romantic Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City
Whether you’re an active couple or a couple who’s into cultural activities, we hope you’ve found your choice here and had the most magical time. What other alternatives should we include? Share your thoughts in the comment section below or tell your friends about these romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh City!
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