The Old Saigon Post Office is one of the oldest buildings in Ho Chi Minh City.

Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

The Post Office offers all kinds of traditional postal services like mailing, selling postcards or stamps.

Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon

Old Saigon Post Office is always included in any city tour, as it’s quite easy to get there on foot...

Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City

Old Saigon Post Office is located near Diamond Plaza, a big shopping venue in Ho Chi Minh City.

Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon

Visiting the Post Office building, you will easily find that its architect is very the same as the European railway stations.

Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon Old Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon

The arched windows of the Saigon Central Post Office are adorned with decorative capstones.

Old Saigon Post Office, Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City Old Saigon Post Office, Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City

The elegant interior is considered to be the most interesting feature of the Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Saigon Post Office is one of the symbol of Ho Chi Minh City or still called Saigon where is considered as one of the most bustling cities in the southern Vietnam, this is also the largest city in Vietnam. This city has one of a very famous historical site is Saigon Post Office. This special sight attracts a lot of the tourists everyday, there are also many persons arrive here to send the mailers, letters but there are also a lot of tourists whose arrive just simple to see and find about one of the most ancient architectural structures in a bustling and modern city as Ho Chi Minh City.


What is the architecture of Saigon Post Office?

Saigon Post Office was built from 1886 to 1891, this construction is still considered as a jade of Saigon in the past as well as nowadays. The architecture of Saigon Post Office is designed by mixing between Western style and Asian decor, there is very little structures to do like this in Vietnam, so it is very special and beautiful. Saigon Post Office is very remarkable with the balanced arrangement of an architecture with very high aesthetic. Specially, in the dome of Saigon Post Office, there is a big clock, an architecture with French style which is very impressive with all people whose go through this site, it is very big and easy to see the time for any person who come or go through this site. Saigon Post Office was designed by the engineer Gustave Eiffel who created the legendary Eiffel Tower of Paris, this is one of the most famous engineers in the world, Vietnam is very lucky to have Saigon Post Office one of his most famous structures.

Why should visit Saigon Post Office?

Saigon Post Office is really a masterpiece that is located in the right center of the modern Ho Chi Minh City, it is not only famous with the luxurious beauty but also poetic, beside that this site is also known as a place where has a processional work style in the post and telecommunications. Everyday, Saigon Post Office welcome a lot of Vietnamese and foreigner tourists arriving to send the letter and mailers as well as explore its own specialty. Although, there are a lot of works at here, the staffs are still very friendly with all customers and tourists, they always smile and answer any question from any client and tourist. Inside Saigon Post Office has English guide table to serve for the foreign customers, it is showed and guided very clearly and easy to understand. By this way, it is very convenient for the tourists whose go here to work or send anything to anywhere they want. 

How to go to Saigon Post Office?

Saigon Post Office is located at No. 2 Cong Xa Paris Street, 01 District, Ho Chi Minh City. This address is the heart of Saigon, the post office is opened from 8am to 5pm and welcome all tourists. This special sight is also one of the most famous and popular destinations where must be included in the city tour of Ho Chi Minh City, this site is also located around a lot of the different main sightseeing of Saigon such as the Reunification Palace, the former Presidential Palace for the president of the Southern Vietnam, the War Remnant Museum where is displayed the countless artifacts, photographs and pictures documenting about the second Indochina war in Vietnam, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Ben Thanh market the largest biggest in the southern Vietnam and this is also the place where you can buy anything in this most famous market, Giac Lam pagoda one of the oldest and finest pagoda in Saigon….. so that do not miss to explore Saigon Post Office once you travel Ho Chi Minh City.

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