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com/photos/n1UCFgnlO1w 1000 years oldHanoi not only owns precious historical and spiritual relics but also has arich cultural and many features with national characters: The old quarters withdozens of streets easily make visitors fascinated with ancient architecture;The historic monuments will tell you the brave story of Vietnam; The regionalculinary will definitely melt your foodie’s heart;… Calm down and donot let yourself be lost in the capital! Let’s start the first steps in yourHanoi city tour with must-do experience recognized by insiders. Famousattraction ? Ho Chi Minh complex: This relic has become animportant memorial site related to the period from December 1954 to September1969 of Ho Chi Minh, included the mausoleum, fish pond, garden, the road wherehe exercised every morning… the house in 1954 and and the historic stoneworksymbolizes simplicity, humility and the utmost in the love of his countrymen. https://www.instagram.com/p/BedBxNEn0nh/?taken-at=1836628306597503An important place ofpilgrimage for the very first president of Vietnam @bildgeraeusch.
de ? One Pillar Pagoda: One Pillar Pagoda islocated in the park behind Ong Ich Khiem street near Ho Chi Minh complex, openall weekdays in summer but closed Mondays and Fridays in winter with noentrance fee for tourists. The One Pillar Pagoda was originally built on theorders of King Ly Thai Tong (1028 – 1054) and was completely rebuilt in 1955 afterbeing affected by the war. The unique of One Pillar Pagoda was erected on asmall lake with only a stone pillar, built almost entirely of wood. The largeand curved roof is designed to simulate a lotus flower rising from the bottomof the lake. https://www.instagram.
com/p/BMjL6mdgGmE/?taken-at=252645696Many parts of building existedfor nearly 10 centuries. @benedicte_lm ? Temple of Literature: Temple of Literature isthe first university in Vietnam, considered as a historical and cultural relicof Hanoi. Built in 1070 under King Ly Thanh Tong, the Temple is a worship placeof Confucius, the sages of Confucianism and Chu Van An, who was a high moralteacher of the Vietnamese education. https://www.
instagram.com/p/BJVB-LdB-m5/?taken-at=215762185Experiencingalmost 1000 years of history, Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam still retains its ancientarchitectural features of the Ly dynasty. @cloefrcstravels ? Tran Quoc Buddhist Pagoda: Tran Quoc Pagoda is one of the oldest pagodasin Hanoi and Vietnam, located on a peninsula in the south of West Lake, nearthe end of Thanh Nien Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi. With 1500 years ofculture, history and religion, Tran Quoc has been listed in the top 16 mostbeautiful Buddhist temple in the world by Daily Mail (UK).
? Hoa Lo Prison: Hoa Lo Prison was built by theFrench colonialists in 1896 as “Maison Central” as a place to detainrevolutionary fighters against colonialism. Hoa Lo was one of the mostpermanent structures in Indochina at that time. From 1963 to 1975, this placewas also used to detain American pilots who were shot down by the Vietnameseduring the war of the North.? Ngoc Son temple: Ngoc Son Temple is a shrinelocated on Ngoc Island of Hoan Kiem Lake, built in the 19th century. In the18th Tu Duc (1865), Nguyen Van Sieu repaired the shrine, added more land andbuilt stone embankments around it, built Tran Ba temple and a bridge from theeast coast called The Huc bridge. https://www.instagram.com/p/BSyMMhPArEV/?taken-at=8039710TheHuc means retaining the beautiful light of the sun.
@jantaro ? Water Puppet show: Thang Long Water PuppetTheater was established in 1969 and is one of the most famous water puppet showvenues in Vietnam. Since 1990 the theater has regularly held internationaltours and has participated in many art festivals around the world. https://www.instagram.
com/p/BQg1bstATqi/?taken-at=250525223Withthe lacquer wooden puppets, the theater have become famous throughout theworld. @arianuchis Wanderingaround ? The Old Quarter: The Old Quarter is along-standing urban area, dating from the Ly dynasty of Hanoi, located on theeast side of the Thang Long royal citadel stretching to the Red River. Atpresent, the streets still retain the traditional products such as Hang Ma,which specializes in the trade of gold and silver, and Hang Thiec sell tin andiron appliances. Go through the old town, visitors will see the houses here arebuilt in the style of tube houses with tile roof and their facades are forbusiness. https://www.instagram.com/p/BSqGydOhYPQ/?taken-at=221857061This urban area focuses onsmall-scale industrial and commercial activities, forming the characteristicstreets.
@jessshuynhh ? West lake: The walking street of the Hoan KiemLake (Sword Lake) includes the streets: Trang Tien, Hang Bac, Ly Thai To, HangTrong, Hang Gai, Hang Dao. Standing on the banks of the lake, we can see theequally magnificent Hanoi Post Office, which is also a prominent symbol of thecapital. The three historical legacies of Sword Lake, Turtle Tower, and PostOffice can be said to have been closely linked in all cases. Food Hanoi cuisine is amulti-region, multi-time journey: Tourists’ culinary experiences can start withsticky rice, traditional noodles for breakfasts and end with luxurious mealsfor dinners. From street food to the highest level of cuisine in the mostfamous restaurants, Hanoi cuisine can satisfy all the most diners. https://www.instagram.
com/p/BeQV9YVg-EP/?taken-by=vietnamesegodHanoi’s culinary – More than Pho @vietnamesegod ShoppingCome to the capital,you can be overwhelmed by the idyllic beauty of the old quarter of Hanoi,famous sights and especially thousands of specialties, unique souvenirs. ? Night markets: ? Night Market in the Old Quarter is the most famous market in Hanoi, adestination for shopping and sightseeing for Vietnamese and foreign guests. Locatedfrom Hang Dao street through Dong Xuan market to Hang Khoai, Hang Giay, this marketsells a lot of items from clothing, jewelry, to decorations, handicrafts ataffordable prices. https://www.instagram.com/p/BeQV9YVg-EP/?taken-by=vietnamesegodThe market is open only on Fridays, Saturdays andSundays @vietnamesegod ? NightMarket in Dich Vong – Cau Giay: In the daytime, the market sells necessities asusual but in the evening, the market will open more stalls with full colorclothing. The food stalls also cost very students because this is the maincustomer.
? Dong Xuan Market: Dong Xuan, one of thelargest markets in Hanoi, is a large market building with hundreds of stallsalong narrow paths.? Malls: https://www.instagram.com/p/BedIq6rjmAp/?taken-at=1023614966Hanoihas a lot of beautiful and very large commercial center with many services.
@minhduyen_98 ? Vincom Mega Mall Royal City in 72ANguyen Trai, Thuong Dinh Ward, Thanh Xuan District, Hanoi.? Vincom Center Ba Trieu in 191 BaTrieu Street, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi.? Metro Thang Long in Pham Van DongStreet, Tu Liem District, Hanoi. ? Big C Thang Long Supermarket in 222Tran Duy Hung, Cau Giay District, Hanoi.Exploringhidden gems? Thuong Tra Quan: Located in a formerSoviet-style colonnade on No. 2 in Hanoi, Thuong Tra Quan is the space forvisitors to enjoy the most exquisite Vietnamese teas, which is self-prepared bythe teapot delicious with the top tier tea. https://www.
instagram.com/p/Bdh1jUOh3uv/?taken-at=950064552Teascalm the busy day @linh.nt.2407 ? ÔZÙ by Tadioto: Situated on Ly Dao ThanhStreet (Hoan Kiem District), in contrast to the noise of the central area, ÔZÙ isreally quiet and peaceful with green space, small ethnic items, and hot drinks.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BE8I_CmuKin/?tagged=tadiotoA true thrown back space intime ? Fine Art Museum: Vietnam Fine Arts Museum islocated at 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc street, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, attracting alarge number of domestic and foreign visitors with the quality of the collectionof artifacts, artworks and historic buildings. https://www.instagram.com/p/BVOpOjBlGD8/?tagged=fineartmuseumhanoiOne random frame can be aestheticwith ancient vibe in every details @carottacake Tour with alocal Ha Noi is beautiful and attractive but also mysteriousand challenging for tourists to conquer.
Along with old landmarks which isdurable with time, there are always lots of many hidden gems covering subtlecultural experiences. All of which are usually deeply known by insiders asHanoians. Locals master the capital, of course: They understand Hanoi’s historyand can talk about its diverse culture inspirationally.
It must be an in-depthHanoi city tour with the guide of Inspitrip!