Dong Khoi Street

Known as Rue Catinat during the French colonial days and Tu Do in the 1960s, this street was reborn during Doi Moi (the economic reforms of 1986) as the heart of Saigon’s commercial and shopping district. It has local boutiques, international brands and restaurants in beautifully-restored French colonial buildings. The street is home to historical venues such as the Grand Hotel and Hotel Majestic.
Location: Runs from the Notre Dame Cathedral to the river, D1
Local insight: During colonial times Dong Khoi was the country’s fashion centre.

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