Overview of Hanoi
The typical beauty of Hanoi tourism
Coming to Hanoi capital, visitors will immediately feel the bustle of life, the diversity of cuisine and the rich culture, history, and friendliness of the Hanoians. From the corners and streets of the city, the works from the French colonial period, the sidewalk shops with the rich local cuisine or the travel way of the Hanoians have also become unforgettable impressions in their hearts of tourists when coming to this city.
Walking on the crowded streets when traveling to Hanoi, visitors will often come across friendly smiles from the people here. The smile has made foreign visitors feel passionate warm, hospitable friendliness of the Hanoians and make their trip more comfortable and memorable.
The pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake is the capital’s new tourist attraction to international visitors. Here, visitors will have the opportunity to admire or participate in folk games of indigenous people such as jumping rope, tug of war.
The vendors on the streets of Hanoi is a rustic simplicity in a flourishing metropolis. It has been being considered as a familiar thing, like the beauty of a Hanoi culture. The vendors not only bring gifts from the countryside but also the charm of the image of an old Hanoi.
Today, no matter how many shopping malls, supermarkets, or convenience stores appear, people still prefer specialties of street vendors as a habit. And especially, that rustic image often inspires for foreign visitors to take photos.
The ancient architecture
Hanoi has a colorful culture, always waiting for visitors to explore. Want to feel an ancient Hanoi, visitors should come to the lively, bustling and hustling Old Quarter, to feel a very unique lifestyle of the city.
In addition, visitors can also immerse themselves in the ancient atmosphere in Hanoi when visiting Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam, the first university in Vietnam and a place to worship Confucius. The ancient culture of Hanoi is also reflected in the beautiful French architectural works. These constructions have become an indispensable part when referring to Hanoi such as Presidential Palace, Hanoi Opera House, Hang Dau water tower, Long Bien bridge.
Hanoi cuisine is one of the most popular international tourist experiences when it comes to Hanoi. According to many people, the cuisine here is a perfect combination of many flavors of sour, spicy, salty, sweet and perfectly reflects the image of a vibrant Hanoi mixed with hidden charm.
Tourists can easily enjoy Hanoi specialties at the sidewalk shops along the roads with countless attractive dishes such as beef noodle soup, bun cha, banh mi, etc. Guests can also welcome a new day with a cup of iced coffee or a cup of egg coffee with bold characteristics of Hanoi.
Hanoi also impresses foreign tourists or domestic tourists by the image of modern hotels, well-designed shops, luxury restaurants, etc. located in the central streets. Just strolling on the main routes, visitors can find luxurious restaurants serving from European to Asian dishes or interesting cafes beautifully decorated.