What Kinds of Gifts and Souvenirs Can I Find?

Vietnam

Everywhere you go, you'll find posters and postcards with the iconic Vietnamese image of three women wearing conical non la hats. Non las are also for sale in most gift shops, along with rice wine, cookies, and candies made from tropical fruit.

Near Da Nang and the Marble Mountain, you’ll find lots of shops that sell a huge variety of marble sculptures and trinkets. This marble may not actually come from the nearby mountains, which need to conserve their heavily quarried peaks.

Many night markets or outdoor markets have knock-off designer goods. Streets of Hoi An are lined with shops selling souvenirs, especially the famous brightly colored lanterns. Hoi An is also a popular place to get bespoke shirts and suits.

Fans, rice wine, rice snacks, and paintings and posters of famous Vietnamese images are available in most In Ho Chi Minh City you can find posters and reproductions of famous Communist propaganda.