Dam Sen Cultural Park is one of the largest and most modern parks in Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh City parks in particular. With a planned area of 50 ha including more than 60% of the greenery - ornamental plants and 20% area of water surface, Dam Sen Cultural Park truly becomes a green oasis in the heart of the city creating a harmonious tourist complex between human and nature, a modern architectural style but imbuing with national identity. Dam Sen Cultural Park is one of the most impressive tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh City daily alluring the number of tourists.
Dam Sen Park is home to numerous cultural characteristics. It is the presence of Japanese tea ceremony shops or Bonsai garden of cherry blossom homeland, ancient Roman Square, Royal garden with charming scenery, world of proudly orchids creating poetic beauty for park and ice house with artistic iced-made sculptures. Especially, the park houses a unique instrument in Vietnam. It is called Thach Thuy Cam - music made from rock and water creating chords with the clear sound. Discovering Dam Sen Cultural Park is definitely one of the most impressive things to do in Ho Chi Minh City.
As one of the most wonderful parks in Ho Chi Minh City, Dam Sen Park has long been a small house to lodge creatures. Bird and animal garden is home to more than 80 species of birds and 30 species of rare animals always friendly to tourists, such as peacocks, pheasants, heron cauldrons, parrots, popinjays, pythons, tigers, leopards, bears, elephants... Tourists will certainly feel it enjoyable when setting foot on the kingdom of python which homes hundreds of snakes or visiting crocodile farm with the number of hundreds of multi-sized species. They are also much more surprised when ascertaining the life and how to create the pearl in the area of culturing and displaying pearls. This will definitely be one of the most interesting experiences.
Going to Dam Sen Park, the indispensable tourist site in Ho Chi Minh City travel, tourists will actually live in the world of lively performances along with the festival activities inspiring colorful folklore. These are "don ca tai tu" performances (a unique kind of traditional music in the South), exhibition of traditional handicraft villages, cuisine, floating markets, and fruit markets as well as the exciting folk games... In particular, the funniest and jubilant period is Tet holiday. Tourists have an opportunity to visit Spring Flower Festival, orchid bonsai contest or exhibition of traditional handicraft products and spring traveling animation. Notably, other important holidays around the year are held on a large scale and extremely magnificent such as Hung Kings death anniversary, Reunification Day 30th April, National Day 2nd September or Christmas Day... Millions of tourists concentrate here in order to discover one of the most enchanting tourist Ho Chi Minh City attractions.
Beside natural beauty, Dam Sen Cultural Park is the rendezvous of entertainment strongly attracting children and young people. It can be named some of thrill games such as Roller Coaster, rafting, Discovery Fantasy World, Standing Ferris 60m high, Spinning Coaster or horror Castle.... In addition, the Park annually also invests more modern games on the demand of increasingly entertainment of tourists. In particular, tourists will be certainly excitingly surprised when attending spectacular shows, for instance, Laser Show or filming on the water screen ... Additionally, "Dinosaur Park" with hundreds of giant dinosaurs vividly show the world of dinosaurs surely leaving wonderful feelings when tourists participate in Saigon travel to the fascinating entertainment point.
Notably, restaurants, bars and souvenir shops are scattered all over the park. Dam Sen sport service area is situated right in the area of Dam Sen Cultural Park’s campus close to Thuy Ta restaurants, Dam Sen supermarket and Dam Sen Water Park. The scenery here is extremely cool and fresh, which will be definitely the ideal venue for tourists. In particular, the park is also home to health care services such as massage, sauna, jacuzzi, relaxation, salon and a bar-café. Immersed in the midst of the spectacular scenery and perfectly professional services, Dam Sen Cultural Park is a worth an attractive site in the journey of discovering Ho Chi Minh City travel.
Dam Sen Cultural Park is considered as a green oasis located in the heart of the city. The harmonious space in the combination with romantic rivers will certainly offer tourists particular impressions nowhere else can be found. Dam Sen Cultural Park deserves one of the most wonderful tourist attractions in Saigon significantly contributing to bring Ho Chi Minh City tourism to friends over the world.