The Presidential Palace is a mustard colored three-storey building that has thirty rooms and is used for political gatherings. For the architecture enthusiasts the Palace is one of the remarkable Hanoi tourist places built in elaborate French architectural style.
The Palace was erected for Ho Chi Minh however he chose to stay in his traditional stilt house. You will spot Uncle Ho’s house right within the palace’s compound. You must definitely come here to appreciate the refreshing gardens surrounding the palace.
Location: Số 2 Hùng Vương, Ngọc Hồ, Ba Đình, Hà Nội 118708, Vietnam
Timings: 7 AM – 4 PM
Highlights: The Presidential Palace in Hanoi is deeply rooted in Vietnam’s history. This building has witnessed everything from the victorious triumph of Vietnamese heroes to the oppression by the French.