Vingroup, Vietnam’s largest real estate firm, has invested in and built the super-tall skyscraper, Landmark 81, in Ho Chi Minh City. The Landmark, situated on the western bank of the Saigon River in Binh Thanh District, has a height of 461 meters (1,514ft) with 81 stories and a total cost of about $1.4 billion. The historic core of Saigon is to the north of the structure, while Saigon Bridge is to the immediate south. The skyscraper, along with Vinhomes Central Park, is a state-of-the-art building consisting of a luxury hotel, excellent restaurants, and a vibrant business center. The must-visit destination for your vacation in Vietnam is Landmark 81 in Saigon.
The Height of Landmark 81
The 461-meter-high tower, comprising 81 floors and 3 basements with a total area of 141,000 square meters, preceded the Petronas twin towers in Kuala Lumpur to become Southeast Asia’s highest building. The skyscraper is the world’s top 14 tallest buildings, along with well-known ones such as Burj Khalifa in Dubai or Shanghai Tower in Shanghai, until July 2018.
The Biggest “Green Building” in Vietnam
All glasses used for the exterior of the tower are Low-E glass. With features such as light transmission, heat management, UV radiation prevention, and making the rooms filled with bright but still cool at a controlled temperature, it produces architectural highlights. In particular, in Landmark 81, the clean water infrastructure that meets the European standard will be built for the first time in Vietnam, bringing environmentally sustainable living and entertainment space for visitors.
The Most Luxury Hotel in Vietnam
Inspired by the Park Hyatt Shanghai (one of the world’s tallest buildings), with 450 suites, the 5-star hotel Vinpearl meets the international standard. It is intended for worldwide meetings between heads of state or for elegant multi-national corporate and diplomatic delegation committees. Thus, Landmark 81 undeniably owns one of Vietnam’s most luxurious hotels in Saigon.
The Most Modern Paradise of Shopping
Inside Landmark 81, Vincom Landmark 81 is a 59,000 square meter large commercial center and supermarket with the melting pot of the most prestigious international fashion brands and luxury display space. To build the most accessible and convenient space for shopping, the commercial center employed the world’s leading design and architecture firms. Vincom Landmark 81 is said to catch up with the most luxurious and fashionable shopping malls all over the world.
The Highest Observation Deck in Vietnam
The Landmark 81 Observatory, located from the 79th to the 81st floor, is the ideal place to enjoy panoramic views of Ho Chi Minh City. In particular, with a telescope and the most sophisticated touchscreen device, visitors can see a close-up of the city’s famous sights, giving them special feelings.
The Most Beautiful Infinity Pool in Vietnam
The 1,000 square meters wide infinity pool in Landmark 81 has breathtaking views of the Saigon River. It is specifically designed to produce a picture of the lake that stretches to the horizon, bringing great relief when the eye is fully released at the moment.
The Most Splendid Building at Night in Vietnam
Landmark 81’s exterior is fitted with LED systems. The tower bears a brand new hue and dazzling outfit in the dark when the sun goes down. Ho Chi Minh City’s stunning light success brings a new degree of luxury, grandeur, and civilization.