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Old Quarter

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Address: Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Mon 00:00 - 23:59
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Hanoi’s lively Old Quarter comprises nearly 40 streets packed with shops...

Hanoi’s lively Old Quarter comprises nearly 40 streets packed with shops selling all kinds of goods, each street named for its primary good or service.

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hanoi Street Food tour

cost $20. Visit about 6 local street places. I recommend evening tour. You will find typical local food .

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

cost $20. Visit about 6 local street places. I recommend evening tour. You will find typical local food .

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If the throng of the street is your thing the Old Quarter in Hanoi is a must see place. Crowded, noisy, exhilarating area where everyday life meets the tourists head-on. Some great restaurants, cafes and bars catering to all tourist demographics.

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Thank Mark M
Alexandria, Virginia
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Safe and wonderful area of Hanoi. Many local shoppes and fooderies and sights of the wonders of the Vietnamese culture. The large lake area is beautiful to walk around and you simply must cross the red bridge and visit the little island temple there. Be respectful covering your knees and shoulders.

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Montville, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wander around the Old Quarter and discover so many interesting little shops and not just the touristy ones. I wish that I had spent more time there but will return again sometime.

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Thank chrisstan60
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I took a cycle ride, very cheap all around town, what an adventure, even though the place is packed with motor scooters, it was a very relaxing ride. Then i walked all over did some shopping, got great buys (don't forget to bargain) the people are so sweet, and if you can't find what you are looking for then it... More 

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Athens, Greece
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Very nice old city , traditional Asian city. It has very nice and cheap vietnamise food. A lot of scooters but after a few hours you have get used of them.

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Thank CHRathens
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Old Quarter Hanoi is vibrant, cramped, and loud, embrace it for what it is and you may fall in love with it. Try the food from one of the cafe's where the locals are eating and you sit on plastic stools at a common table. Check out the lake on the weekends when they shut down the surrounding streets. Beware... More 

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Thank Zach C
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We entered the Old Quarter with some trepidation but ended up loving the hours we spent exploring each narrow passage and street each different from one another. Literally there is nothing you can't buy here if you look hard enough.

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Thank Malcolm R
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Old quarter is famous with Vietnamese streets food and many shops if you are a fan of shopping then stop by Hang Dao along side with Hang Gai street where you can find a good souvenir for your friend & family Walking streets in old quarters at the weekend is very crowded and you can find many bar club and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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You must spend a couple of hours visiting this vibrant quarter. Grag a map and walk the quarter, you will discover all the flavors of this unique quarter. No worry, you will always find your way. Streets are vibrant of activity. Lookeverywhere because there is so much to discover. Really worth the visit .

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