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Private Half-Day Tour of Ho Chi Minh City
"You will be picked up at your hotel at 8 am and head toward your first site.First stop on your tour will be the Independence Palace/ the Reunification Palace. The palace is symbolic of the end of the Vietnam War during the Fall of Saigon on April 30 1975 when the North Vietnamese Army tank number 843 crashed through the gates of what was at the time the residence of the President of the Republic of Vietnam.Next you will visit the Museum of American War Crimes/ the War Remnants Museum is the most popular museum of Ho Chi Minh City. It gathers a collection of the machinery weapons photos and documentation of Vietnam’s wars.After the Museum
From $37.00
 
Saigon Nightlife Tour by Bike
"This evening your tour guide will come and pick you up at your hotel. The guide will also give you instruction on how to seat on the back of the bike safely. On this tour you will take in the sights sounds and smells of Saigon. You will see streets hidden alleys and other famous sites such as The Notre Dame Cathedral the Unification Palace and the Old Central Post Office and many more. Enjoy an appetizer with one of the delicious street food vendors in Saigon.Next take a ride to Bach Dang Port and board your boat for a cruise along Bach Dang River. Once on-board enjoy a relaxing sit down dinner. During dinner
From $49.00
 
Half-Day Small-Group Ho Chi Minh City Tour
"Visit Notre Dame Cathedral and Saigon Post Office two of the best highlights of old Saigon architecture.Walk to the nearby Reunification Palace witness of the historic events of old Saigon and famous for its architectural characteristics.Discover the very popular War Remnants Museum the one that gathers a comprehensive collection of the machinery weapons photographs and documentation of the Vietnam wars.Stop by the Jade Emperor Pagoda one of the most spectacularly colorful temples
From $28.00

Post Office Tips (69)

Find The Letter Writer

The Saigon central post office is worth visiting not just to send letters off home, but for the architecture, art and a famous citizen. Starting with the architecture, it was built at the end of the...
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Gyppo
Dec 16, 2016

Post Office

This 19th century building is another great example of the legacy of French colonial architecture left in the City. its still an active post office and the inside is as ornate as the outside and not...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 12, 2016

Post Office Inside View

The inside of the 19th century French built main post office is as interesting as the outside. It features two large maps, one of south Vietnam and Cambodia and the other of Saigon in 1892. It still...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 08, 2016

Saigon Post OfficeThe Beauty Cross Three Centuries

Located in the city center, the Saigon Central Post Office is a must-visit destination to foreign tourists. With unique architecture, high aesthetic and at the age of 130, the post office really...
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AnthonyJames201515
Apr 17, 2015

Excellent architecture inside out !

Usually a post office is not in our itinerary when we visit a city.But we visited this one , and we are not disappointed. Saigon Central Post Office (in Vietnamese: Bưu điện Trung tâm Sài Gòn, French:...
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ErwinKoo
May 03, 2014

CENTRAL POST OFFICE

The Post office doesn't sound like a place to visit unless you want to buy some stamps, but here in Ho Chi Minh city, you must come and have at look at the magnificent outside and inside.Once again,...
balhannah
Dec 30, 2013

Post office

HCMC's post office is just across the Cathedral. It has very beautiful architecture. I learned from my friends that it is open even during weekends. If you send postcards it would cost around 3,000...
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heydelin
May 12, 2013

The Saigon post office.

The Saigon post office is an attraction in itself as it's a really nice old french building from the 1880's that is still kept as a working post office with regular opening hours and all the hustle...
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cachaseiro
Mar 15, 2013

THE GENERAL POST OFFICE

A French colonial building which is situated opposite Notre Dame Cathedral. This impressive building was designed by Gustav Eiffel. It has a luxurious and airy feel to the interior. The glass roof...
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alyf1961
Oct 11, 2012

One of the French Colonial Landmarks: Inside

This will be the Pictures of the inside of the Post Office Station and you will see that it is still a busy post office, with local vietnamese still patronizing on snail mail.The Post Office Building,...
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machomikemd
Jul 02, 2012

One of the French Colonial Landmarks: Phone Booths

This will be the pictures of the Telephone and Telegraph Booths, of which the right side is now converted into a functioning Automated Teller Booths (ATMs) that accepts international ATM Cards and...
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machomikemd
Jul 02, 2012

One of d' French Colonial Landmarks: Souvenir Shop

This will be pictures of the Souvenir Shops located inside the Post Office. You may ask why there are many souvenir shops here at the post office? well, this is one of the major tourist destinations...
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Jul 02, 2012
 
 
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Things to Do Near Ho Chi Minh City

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Bitexco Financial Tower

I simply love the BHD Cinema Experience. And they have the best Caramel Popcorn in town! Also for girls who love UK Shopping Brands, they have TopShop, TopMan, Warehouse, etc. over here. For a...
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Cholon Mosque

The Cholon Mosque in Saigon's Chinatown is representative of the city's small Malaysian and Indonesian Muslim communities. Built in 1932, the blue and white house of worship is an island of simplistic...
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Diamond Plaza

Not exactly a classic Saigon landmark, but it's a favorite with expats. Inside is a mall that's indistinguishable from an American mall, until you look closely at the products on the shelves. Upstairs...
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Chinatown

We went to the Cho Binh Tay at 11:30am and left at the Main Bus Stop about 300metres away from Cho Binh Tay at 2pm. It was big...there were 2 floors but we visited only the ground floor as I was...
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Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine

While I confess I'm in the Minchin school when it comes to 'alternative' medicine, the Fito Museum of traditional Vietnamese medicine is worth a trip away from the centre. Set over four floors of an...
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Cafe Zoom

WHEN YOU WALK AROUND SAIGON YOU REALLY CANT HELP BUT NOTICE THAT THERE IS QUITE A FEW MOTORBIKES IN THIS BUZZING CITY.. THREE MILLION OR THERE ABOUTS !! THE MOTORBIKES ZOOMING AROUND THE CITY IS A...
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