High and low-altitude fireworks displays will be held from midnight on New Year’s Eve in the center of Saigon.
Head to the following locations to watch dazzling fireworks displays from midnight of January 1, to welcome 2019.
- Over the Saigon River, at Thu Thiem Tunnel that links Districts 1 and District 2. You can find this place on Google map at: https://goo.gl/maps/axh2hzLoRdr
2) Dam Sen Park in District 1. You can find this place on Google map at: https://goo.gl/maps/UsQWwRRXZhD2
According to a report by VNExpress, the Saigon’s Authorities have approved a plan for another six for Tet, on the Lunar New Year’s Eve with high-altitude fireworks near the tunnel under the Saigon River in District 2 and low-altitude displays at Dam Sen Cultural Park (District 11), Cu Chi Tunnels (Cu Chi district), Sac Forest Square (Can Gio district), Lang Le – Bau Co Historic Site (Binh Chanh district), and Nga Ba Giong (a memorial area for heroic martyrs in Hoc Mon district).
In Hanoi, the authorities have decided to spare firework displays for New Year’s Eve, reserving them for Tet. With the Gregorian New Year just a month away from the week-long Tet Lunar New Year holiday, which starts February 2, the Hanoi administration has decided that the fireworks display will be reserved for the latter, which is Vietnam’s biggest and most important holiday. VNExpress International reports.