The Best Things to Do in Hanoi

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Hanoi

4.3
Historic Sites · Spas · Bodies of Water

Popular things to do in Hanoi

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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
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Neighborhood
Old Quarter
4.4
Duration: 3h 30 min
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Water Body
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake)
4.4
Duration: 3 hours
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Spa
Spas
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Things to do in Hanoi range from discovering a distinct mixture of architectural styles all over the city to tasting peculiar delicacies of local cuisine. Drawn by its vibrant atmosphere, tourists flock to Old Quarter, the city's historic neighborhood boasting a number of cafes, bars, temples, and street vendors offering French and Vietnamese food. Experience a moment of tranquility amid the city's bustling streets at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), where you can sit down, relax, and enjoy people watching. Those interested in the country's colorful cultural heritage should explore the comprehensive collections of Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.

Tours in Hanoi

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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Boat Tour
Boat Tours & Water Sports
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8
Duration: 3 hours
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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Hanoi

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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
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Fun & Games
Authentic Bat Trang
5.0
Duration: 3 hours
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Climbing Tour
Climbing Tours
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
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Photography Tour
Photography Tours
4.9
Duration: 5 hours

Museums in Hanoi

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Art Gallery
TiredCity Hang Bong
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
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Art Museum
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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History Museum
Ho Chi Minh Museum
3.2
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Hanoi

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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours Ninh Binh
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
Religious Site
Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery Tam Dao
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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Cave
Trang An Grottoes Ninh Binh
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
Historic Site
Hung Temple Phu Tho
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in Hanoi

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Antique Store
54 Traditions Gallery
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Tired City Hang Manh
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Gift & Specialty Shop
Mekong Plus
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Quang's Ceramic
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Bike Tour
Vietnam Travel Heaven (VTH travel)
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
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Bus Tour
Halong Promotion Tours
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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Walking tour
Viet Bridge Legend
5.0
Duration: 3 hours
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Off-Road Tour
Go Bamboo
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

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