Insider Guide To Ho Thi Ky Flower Market Saigon Vietnam

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Located in District 10, Ho Thi Ky flower market is an exciting destination for travelers, especially those who love exploring the old Saigon Vietnam.

 

1. About Ho Thi Ky flower market

Hidden in the alleys of District 10, Ho Thi Ky is located on the same street as its name. The market was established in 1987 and still upholds the characteristic of the old Saigon.

Over the past 30 years, the Ho Thi Ky flower market has become the largest concentration and distribution of flowers for the entire Saigon and the Southern region.

Rose

Wandering around this flower market, you can see the bustling trading scenes. There are several vendors with colorful bouquets, varying in different types and colors. 

The market imports and sells many popular flowers such as mimosa, rose, orchid, chrysanthemum, sunflower, lotus. The flowers here are mainly from Dalat, Mekong Delta, and other countries.

Ho Thi Ky flower Market Saigon Vietnam
Flowers are a great gift idea for loved ones, so don’t forget to get some boutiques when visiting this market.

 

2. How to get to Ho Thi Ky flower market

Ho Thi Ky market is located about 4 km from the city center. From the Ben Thanh market, you can get to this market by motorbikes, taxis, or buses.

We recommend using Grab when traveling Vietnam, as you can book your private transfer easily without hassle. If you get to the market from the city center by taxi/grab, the cost is around 50,000 VND.

For buses, you can take bus number 2 to get here. The ticket fare is 6000 VND.

 

3. Best time to visit Ho Thi Ky flower market

The market is open all day, but the most crowded and bustling time is from 0 am to 3 am.

Especially at dawn, the market is busy with flocks of people buying and selling, creating eye-catching and exciting images of hustle sellers at the beginning of a new day.

In the night view, the flower market is still active, but few passersby will be an excellent time for you to visit and explore the Ho Thi Ky flower market.

Ho Thi Ky flower market

4. What to eat in Ho Thi Ky market

Nearby Ho Thi Ky market is the bustling Cambodian market – a food paradise. 

Try Che Co Co, a stall that sells delicious Cambodian sweet dessert. Address: 51 / 21 Ho Thi Ky;  Price: 10,000 – 30,000 VND; Opening: 7:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

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