"Remove your shoes " Ho Chi Minh City Local Custom Tip by keeweechic

Ho Chi Minh City Local Customs: 110 reviews and 174 photos


Remove your shoes before entering Buddhist pagodas. Small donations placed in the boxes found in temples are appreciated. It is acceptable to keep your shoes on within Chinese pagodas. Never let the soles of your feet face other people or any sacred monument, such as a statue of Buddha..

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  • Updated May 4, 2003
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