Sai Gon Post Office

Saigon in the eyes of any tourists who come here is a busy city, bustling day and nigh. But there is also attracts visitors by nostalgic destinations with unique architecture. Saigon Post Office is such a destination. Let ORIGIN VIETNAM "share" you useful information about Saigon Post now!

Where Sai Gon Post office located?

It's located at No.2 on Quang Truong Cong Xa Paris (Ben Nghe Ward, District 1), Saigon Post Office is located right next to Notre Dame Cathedral. So traveling here is very convenient, you can easily travel by car, motorbike or bus to visit Saigon Post Office.

How Sai Gon Post Office is unique?

It is one of the most appreciated architectural buildings in Ho Chi Minh City. Every day many visitors come here to visit and explore.

Built from 1886 - 1891 by the famous architect Gustave Eiffel of France. You will see the Saigon post office put on a yellow paint stand out in the afternoon of Saigon with rows of curved windows. In the middle of the Post Office is a large clock with gentle decorative lines that easily attract visitors' view when they first visit here. Right at the red main main entrance of the red star yellow flag.

The most impressed is the roof, the large dome door system along the ceiling of the building is radiated four sides to support. Looking at it for a long time. You will see the long curved post office ceiling. That is very similar to a giant wine barrel with shiny cream floor tiles making the space here big and cool.

These two sides of the building are two historical maps of Saigon. With many regions which are hand-crafted and meticulously painted by artisans on the wall. It's combining European style with Asian decoration has made visitors come to admire. Although it has existed for a long time, if you come here. You will still be impressed by the modern and intertwined classic beauty of Saigon Post Office.

On both sides of the entrance are straight green iron columns with long-standing wooden chairs. Sitting here, you will feel like you're waiting for the next train of the British railway station in the 20th century. The center of the Post Office is the image of president Ho Chi Minh.

The two sides of the corridor near the main entrance of the building. There are many souvenir shops where selling thousands of souvenirs and postcards to Saigon post office as well as Vietnam in general or Saigon in particular to serve for tourists to buy as souvenirs.

Look outside Saigon Post Office

You will think nothing special but will be a wrong idea. But if you do not once set foot inside the Post Office building. Overwhelmed by the unique space and architecture here. Step inside, visitors can live slowly, any corner of the Post Office or the classical architecture. Here like to stop so you can imagine and feel a little old Saigon.

Saigon Post Office has become a brainchild in Saigon people for a long time. The unique architectural beauty with ingenuity, the delicate patterns of French architects has made any tourists who come here will want to return. Don't forget to read all things need to know before travel Ho Chi Minh at Origin Vietnam.

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