For most international tourists, the temperature in Saigon is quite high (average annual temperature is 28ºC), hence, visiting the water parks is considered as one of the best things to do in Saigon.
1 - Dam Sen water park - top water parks in Saigon
The 3000km² campus of the Dam Sen water park is divided into many subdivisions with unique water games. There are a total of 19 playing grounds here, which can be mentioned as:
- Blue Dragon slide - this water slide has 3 transparent spirals, the highest point is about 12m from the ground
- Wandering river - an 400m long artificial river winding around green canopy and caves
Dam sen water park - the best water park in Ho Chi Minh city - Source: Internet
- Rope swing overcom waterfall - you slide on a 10m high rope stretching across the 2.5m deep lake.
- Kamikaze high-speed slide with the highest point of 19m from the ground
- Black thunder slide: You slide in a chute with two spiral turns from a height of 11m. The space inside the chute is completely dark,...
After trying out the water games, you can visit the fast food stalls in this Saigon water park for some snacks.
Location: No.03, Hoa Binh street, ward 3, district 11, Ho Chi Minh city
If you want to travel here by bus, you can refer to buses as No.15, No.62, No.64 and No.69; The nearest bus stops are 150-200m from Dam Sen water park. (Visit https://map.busmap.vn/hcm for details)
Opening hours: 8am - 9pm
|Height and age||Before 4pm||After 4pm|
|Under 80cm and over 60 years old||Free||Free|
|From 80cm to 140cm||$5.6||$4.8|
2 - Suoi Tien water park
The 150ha water park has been open for more than 20 years. The activities & games in this water park in Saigon are grouped into thrilling games, adventure games and children’s games.
- Thrilling games include such games as: zipline, dragon boat, roller coaster, archery,...
- Adventure games include such games as mystery of a witch forest, fairy phoenix palace, giant pendulum, underground tunnel exploration car route,...
- Children's games include such games as swimming at a low-water swimming pool, fish massage, visiting unique constructions,...
Source: Suoi Tien Theme Park
Along with the above activities, you can visit the cultural, historical and spiritual sites in the campus of this water park in Saigon, including temples, statues of Buddhas, Vietnamese Kings and Heroes which are meticulously carved and decorated by details bearing Vietnamese imprints. Lots of special festivals and interesting events are organized in this water park.
Location: No.120, Hanoi highway, Tan Phu ward, district 9, Ho Chi Minh city
If you want to travel by bus, you can catch these buses as No.30, No.52, No.55, No.60-3, No.60-4, No.104, No.150; The nearest bus stops are about 50 - 150m from this Saigon water park (Visit https://map.busmap.vn/hcm for details)
Opening hours: 7:30am - 5pm
|Ticket & fee||Adult||Children|
|Ticket games fee||$0.43 - 4.31/game||$0.2 - 2.15/game|
3 - Thien Thanh Water Park
The 6000 square meter water park offers many unique games, especially the 9m high slide, the 2.5m high open slide, the 400m long “lazy” river,... The other attractive indoor games in this water park in Saigon are rotating tea cups, spinning motors, camping areas, ...
Location: No.35/2, Phan Van Bay street, Hiep Phuoc commune, Nha Be district, Ho Chi Minh city.
Getting to Thien Thanh Water Park by bus is not highly recommended because the nearest bus stop is about 1km from here
Opening hours: 8am - 6pm (Wednesday - Sunday); The water park is closed on Monday and Tuesday for maintenance.
Ticket price: 350,000 VND /person/full games (~ $15)
4 - Cu Chi Water Park - top best Saigon water parks
Cu Chi Water Park (other name Tay Thanh Tourist Area) with an area of 28ha is divided into 3 interesting subdivisions including: zoo, food court and water amusement park. In particular, this water park with more than 30 different games is lots of fun. The best games to play are death rope swing, trough slide, fishing, cruising,... The zoo in this Saigon water park is home to many animals such as elephants, crocodiles, antelopes, sword, rhino, ...
Location: Hamlet 4, Provincial Highway 8, Phuoc Vinh An commune, Cu Chi district, Ho Chi Minh city
Except for taxis, you can get here by bus No.126 (visit https://map.busmap.vn/hcm for more details)
Opening hours: 7am - 5pm
Ticket price: 100,000 VND / person (~ $4.3)
Hopefully, with the above information about the most exciting water parks in Saigon, you can easily choose one to cool down on summer days.