Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Miniatures of world landmarks are lit up with colorful lights at the Light Festival 2019 in District 7, HCMC.

Thousands of local people and tourists flooded Phu My Hung urban area in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City to attend the city’s first-ever light festival.

Taking place from now until June 2 on Tan Trao Street, this is the first such Light Festival in the city. Tickets cost VND100,000 per adult, VND60,000 per student, and free for children under 0.75 meter tall.

Visitors can also take part in various cultural activities such as art shows, virtual reality games, and family-friendly events.

 
Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

The festival aims to promote Korean culture within Vietnam. The entrance gate was designed in a Korean feudal style.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Tickets to the event cost VND100,000 per person. At the gates, many visitors excitedly took pictures alongside the models of medieval Korean guards.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

In total twenty-four giant lanterns, each over 10 metres high, will be on display throughout the festival which is set to last until June 2.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Many light models of the world’s most famous landmarks are on display at the event.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A model of France’s Eiffel Tower is lit up.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A model of London’s Tower Bridge sparkles at night.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

The bridge has proved to be a popular check-in spot among young people.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Saint Basil's Cathedral in Moscow’s Red Square is one of Russia’s most famous sites. Here a model is lit up in HCM City.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

This model depicts a Dutch windmill standing among a field of tulips.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A road formed with love hearts overhead is illuminated.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

The display is a favourite spot for young couples to take selfies beside.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A giant mushroom is lit up with an array of colourful LED bulbs.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A display showing a merry band of animals was a hit among children.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A blue ocean path covered in LED bulbs.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

The festival features a number of exciting activities to entertain the crowds, including a circus, art performances, and various games.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A miniature of the Saint Basil's Cathedral on display at the Light Festival 2019

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City
The Statue of Liberty

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

A giant lantern with the theme of ocean

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Giant heart-shaped lanterns lit up with pink lights

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

London Bridge (front) and Eiffel Tower


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