10 Best Shopping Malls In Vietnam

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Southeast Asia has undergone tremendous economic changes in the last 60 years. The region is booming and so is the shopping culture. Apart from online shops and e-commerce, traditional markets with many stalls and luxurious and opulent malls are gaining more popularity every day. In this article, we look at Vietnam, where tourists like them because of the price difference compared to their countries (and to be honest - AC, at times), and young people because of fancy brands and selfie opportunities. Let’s not forget cafés and entertainment options such as karaoke or cinema. You will notice that many places on our list are even owned by the same company - take Vincom for example. The conglomerate behind it builds new malls every year, runs amusement parks, schools, and hospitals, manufactures cars - we could go on. Whether it is bustling Saigon or historical Hanoi, with this list you will be ready. Without further ado, find out about the best shopping malls in Vietnam here.

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1. Vincom Plaza, Viet Tri

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Posted by Vincom on Friday, 29 November 2019

The first place on our list is located in Việt Trì - Phú Thọ province, 80 kilometres (50 miles) from Hanoi, the country’s capital. Vincom Plaza here offers a food store of the same brand, called Vinmart, playground for kids, restaurants, cinema, and several shops. It is quite big and the set of stairs quite impressive. And let’s not forget cafés, after all, Vietnam is the second-largest producer of coffee. This beautiful building with white pillars and big windows has it all. And if you register for a Vingroup loyalty programme, with every purchase you collect points to use for discounts. Just ask Vinmart staff.

Vincom Plaza, Viet Tri

Address: Phố Đoàn Kết, Ph.Tiên Cát, Thành phố Việt Trì, Phú Thọ, Vietnam

Website: Vincom Plaza, Viet Tri

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9:30am - 10pm; Sun: 8am - 10pm

2. Vincom Plaza, Bien Hoa

Posted by Vincom on Monday, 20 January 2020

Located in the southeast tropical province of Bien Hoa, and in its largest city Đồng Nai, is another plaza of the same brand. And it is the biggest one in the city. They have many things in common with the previous one: supermarket, cinema, cosmetics, shopping options with Asian and Western brands, food court, book store. The staff is always very polite and the mall is kept clean. One extra add-on: there is a skating rink; therefore it can get more crowded on the weekends.

Vincom Plaza, Bien Hoa

Address: 1096 Phạm Văn Thuận, Tân Mai, Thành phố Biên Hòa, Đồng Nai, Vietnam

Website: Vincom Plaza, Bien Hoa

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

3. Vincom Plaza, Buon Ma Thuot

Posted by Vincom on Saturday, 29 December 2018

This is a great example of how far has Vietnam come. Central Highlands is home to authentic ethnic minorities, lakes, beautiful nature, and, you guessed right, this mall. It is located in Đắk Lắk province, in the city of Buôn Ma Thuột, which is known for its coffee. This big indoor mall sells similar goods as previous two: groceries, household items, clothes, tech gear, and offers services such as cinema or restaurants, on three floors in total.

Vincom Plaza, Buon Ma Thuot

Address: Hai Bà Trưng, Thắng Lợi, Thành phố Buôn Ma Thuột, Đắk Lắk, Vietnam

Website: Vincom Plaza, Buon Ma Thuot

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

4. AEON Mall Binh Duong Canary, Thuận An

Posted by AEON MALL Binh Duong Canary on Monday, 23 December 2019

AEON, a Japanese group, is also represented in Vietnam. This one, in Bình Dương province, bordering Saigon, can be found in Thuận An city. Again, there are food shops, restaurants, entertainment options, gym. If you like AEON malls, you might want to download their mobile app with a mall directory and special offers, available for Androids and iPhones, too. Are you in Saigon? You can take a bus there from Ben Thanh station. Thuan An city is worth checking - it is famous for ceramics.

AEON Mall Binh Duong Canary

Address: Số 01 Đại lộ Bình Dương, Khu phố Bình Giao, Thị xã Thuận An, Bình Dương, Vietnam

Website: AEON Mall Binh Duong Canary

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 10am - 10pm; Sat - Sun: 9am - 10pm

5. Vincom Plaza, Long Xuyen

Posted by Vincom Plaza Long Xuyen An Giang on Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Now, we move almost to Cambodia - this Vincom Plaza was built in An Giang province in southern Vietnam, just 45 kilometres (28 miles) from Cambodia. The provincial city, Long Xuyên, is flourishing because of it. This mall looks the same as the one in Bien Hoa from the outside. And inside, you can find all you might need or crave - supermarket, restaurants, shop with cosmetics and perfumes, or a cinema (secret tip: always check for subtitles.)

Vincom Plaza, Long Xuyen

Address: 1242 Trần Hưng Đạo, P. Mỹ Bình, Thành phố Long Xuyên, An Giang 880000, Vietnam

Website: Vincom Plaza, Long Xuyen

Opening hours: 8am - 10pm (daily)

6. Parkson Thuy Duong Plaza, Hải Phòng

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Moving north to Hải Phòng, the second-largest city in the north (after Hanoi). This Malay-owned mall opened in 2007 and quickly gained popularity. It is a luxury mall with brands like Gucci, jewellery sellers, Big C supermarket, restaurants, bowling and arcades centre, and a cinema. After all, Asian movies are on the rise. Every cinema in Vietnam offers them, as well as famous blockbusters. And this Parkson TD Plaza is one, too - a hit, we mean.

Parkson Thuy Duong Plaza

Address: Lê Hồng Phong, Đằng Giang, Ngô Quyền, Hải Phòng, Vietnam

Website: Parkson Thuy Duong Plaza

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

7. Vincom Plaza Hung Vuong, Cần Thơ

Posted by Vincom on Monday, 20 January 2020

One could say, another city, another Vincom. This time in Cần Thơ, that you might have heard about because of Mekong waterways, floating markets, and friendly people. It is the fourth-largest city in the country. This mall, centrally located, is praised for good cinema and entertainment options, even for families with kids. After all, over 60% of Vietnamese are in their 30s! It is smaller than Saigon’s malls, but cosy, with nice coffee shops, international cuisine, as well as expensive “brand” outlets.

Vincom Plaza Hung Vuong

Address: Số 2, Đường Hùng Vương, Thới Bình, Ninh Kiều, Cần Thơ, Vietnam

Website: Vincom Plaza Hung Vuong

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

8. Parkson Vinh Trung Plaza, Đà Nẵng

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Hoi An and Da Nang are tourist hot spots of South Central Vietnam. The fifth-largest city of Vietnam and a former military airbase, Danang now attracts beach lovers and people that flock the highly Instagrammable Golden Bridge, supported by giant hands. Therefore this mall caters to locals, expats, and tourists, as well. The building looks more humble then previous ones but there is all they might need. It is more pricey, though, and with several Parksons closing in Vietnam, let’s see what the future holds for it.

Parkson Vinh Trung Plaza

Address: Vĩnh Trung Plaza B, 257 Hùng Vương, Đà Nẵng, Vietnam

Website: Parkson Vinh Trung Plaza

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

9. Trang Tien Plaza, Hanoi

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We moved around the map and made it to the capital! The upscale Trang Tien Plaza has more than 200 fashion brands on 5 floors - in a total of 20,000 square metres (around 220,000 square foot.) Looking for a Burberry coat that is cheaper than at home? Calvin Klein underwear? Rolex watch? Or just something more simple? Pop in, for it is conveniently located at the popular Hoan Kiem lake. If you are afraid you do not have the budget, do some window-shopping, eat on the top floor, or go see a movie.

Trang Tien Plaza

Address: Số, 23K Hai Bà Trưng, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, 110116, Vietnam

Website: Trang Tien Plaza

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 9:30am - 9:30pm; Fri - Sun: 9:30am - 10pm

10. AEON Mall Tan Phu Celadon, Hồ Chí Minh

Posted by AEON MALL Tan Phu Celadon on Sunday, 26 January 2020

Another busy city and another mall, AEON Tan Phu Celadon, was the first one-stop shopping mall in Vietnam. Meaning? Big variety of products, services, food market, free bus service… If you have been to Saigon, you know how the traffic is. They thought about that, and there are thousands of complimentary parking spots for both cars and bikes. It is open all year round so whether you need to go to the bank, shop for new clothes, crave fast-food, or hit the gym, you will find it here.

AEON Mall Tan Phu Celadon

Address: 30 Bờ Bao Tân Thắng, Sơn Ký, Tân Phú, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

Website: AEON Mall Tan Phu Celadon

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 10am - 10pm; Sat - Sun: 9am - 10pm

All services under one roof - welcome to a Vietnamese mall

Whether it is a smaller provincial town, economic hubs Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) or Hanoi, with almost 8 million people, retail is growing. All mentioned malls offer several services and shops to keep customers happy. You can find luxurious brands, as well as local, cheaper ones. Free WiFi, coffee shop chains, cinemas, and kid zones make malls a popular meeting place. Satisfying shopping experience is guaranteed here. With this list of best shopping malls in Vietnam, you will not be lost. The only thing you might lose is some dongs (Vietnamese currency.)

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