The Unique Outdoor Activities in Saigon

In All, Viet Nam Discovery by Hoozing

With the warmer weather upon us, it’s time to get outside and enjoy life.


Located on the bank of river, the BCR is an ideal place for a family outing, with a range of activities and attractions that include a mini golf course, kayaking, paintball, archery, and a petting zoo…

 The restaurant will keep you from going hungry with various Southern typical delicious dishes, but if you prefer to cook your own food, you can use the provided barbecue facilities.

Address : 191 Tam Da Street, Truong Thanh Ward, District 9, HCMC

Family Garden Thao Dien

Family Garden is an interesting natural destination in the heart of Saigon which helps children connect with nature and their environment. Gardens are places for kids to learn new skills, build their confidence, have fun, learn to take care of plants and build respect for their environment as well as improve their health in the fresh air.

Family Garden is located in the new urban area of ​​Thao Dien, District 2 in Saigon, which is crowded with the young and intellectual. Surrounded by incredible green carpet, ponds,… it provides a environment-friendly space for children.

Coming to Family Garden, you will be immersed in the vast garden where many special fruits and vegetables are grown, such as pumpkins, eggplant, tomatoes, spinach, kohlrabi … will bring children to the farm the diversified knowledge of rural life. And the typical Southern scrymcious food like sizzling cake, grilled chicken, banh beo (a variety of small steamed rice pancake and Vietnamese family meal with boiled meat, vegetables, sauced fish, etc… will satisfy your stomach after playing in the garden.

Family Garden regularly organizes “Water Festival” that attracts not only lots of families but also many domestic and foreign visitors. Family Garden is also an ideal place to celebrate children’s birthday, or a new wedding venue for couples.

Address : 28 Thao Dien Street, Thao Dien Ward, District 2, HCMC

Saigon Outcast

Early in 2012, glassy-eyed entrepreneurs Linh and Ha stacked 3 retro fitted shipping containers based on unique Western concept with the graffiti wall, painted trucks in an empty lot in Thao Dien Ward, D2, HCMC. Although it was not much to look at back then, the risky venture paid off and now Saigon Outcast has become one of the most important cultural spaces in Saigon.

As host to international musicians, local theatre, skateboarding, BMX, and even rock climbing, Saigon Outcast continues to dish out good vibes for all with BBQ’s, Free Food Wednesdays, movies, market’s, charitable events and plenty of live music. Additionally, you can relax in cool outdoor coffeehouses or enjoy acoustic or rock songs performed by local bands or “someone” when evening comes.

Address : 188 Nguyen Van Huong Street, Thao Dien Ward, District 2, HCMC

Springfield Cottage

Springfield Cottage is a unique homestay on the water in Saigon. Located in Binh Chanh district, it takes about 30 minutes by car from downtown Saigon to Springfield Cottage. When coming here, you would like peaceful atmosphere and beautiful sceneries with small lakes and trees.

Springfield Cottage will offer you a opportunity to enjoy delicious homemade meals with Vietnamese dishes. Besides, there are many interesting activities such as cooking class or trying to live as a real farm. After all, Springfield Cottage is the perfect choice for a relaxing weekend.

Address :A16/485R8 Phong Phu, Binh Chanh district, HCMC

With the destinations above, Hoozing wishes you have a happy weekend.




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