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A rare breed of turtle enjoys this popular lake almost as much as countless locals and tourists. Hoan Kiem Lake is a dynamic daily tableau, from morning walks amid locals doing exercises on the shore, to young couples water-gazing on park benches...more
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The lake is beautiful and it is great to walk a around. It is an easy walk a s so much to see. This is the heart of Hanoi. People exercising, enjoying coffee and just sightseeing. There are lovely eateries all of the way around....More
This is an oval shaped lake in the centre of the city: it lies between the old quarter and the French quarter as an oasis for walkers, joggers and tourists to stroll around. Beautiful at night when the city lights are reflected in the water....More
Absolutely to see, I recommend during the weekend as the whole area become pedestrian only and you can have a nice walk around. The little pagoda in the centre connected by the famous red bridge is worth a visit, especially at night time with all...More
A good spot to walk around on a weekend but otherwise not that exceptional. You'll definitely get to chat to some Vietnamese students who are all looking to practice their English. However the lake it self isn't all that specia;l. The food and shops around...More
I joined a day tour for visiting this place for 30 minutes. If you like taking photos. I suggest you to go by yourself on Saturday 5pm and spare at least three hours there. There are so many interesting things surrounding the lake.
I live in Hanoi and, although of course you have to use normal common sense in protecting your valuables, this is probably one of the safest cities in Asia. And the Hoan Kiem Lake at night is beautiful. Would recommend... More
I live in Hanoi and, although of course you have to use normal common sense in protecting your valuables, this is probably one of the safest cities in Asia. And the Hoan Kiem Lake at night is beautiful. Would recommend booking a table at Cau Go restaurant on the outside terrace. Great food and an amazing view over the lake.