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Half-Day Hanoi Old Quarter Food Tasting Tour
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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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  • Average8%
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“narrow streets” (410 reviews)
“place to stay” (185 reviews)
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Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place will be full of people moving around, pubs, bars, souvenir shops, food stalls etc. It looks like a movie set with the crooked roads etc.

Thank Guna R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent an afternoon walking through the streets of the old town just soaking it all in. You can take a bike 'taxi' ( not sure what they are called really but you will know what I mean) or tour but we preferred to walk...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in the heart of the Old Quarter. This is a place that is soooo busy and crazy. Each street seems to have a particular sell. One street sells clothes, the next one, confectionery, the next one, trade supplies and so on. Step out...More

Thank Kaffy14
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely loved the old quarter of Hanoi, I spent 2 1/2 days wandering around people watching, eating the wonderful foods of vietnam and enjoying the atmosphere. The old quarter never sleeps (at least that is my feeling) from early morning people exercising around Hoan Kiem...More

Thank Carolyn22665
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place, very busy (good luck crossing the street) but you can get good bargains. We took a rickshaw rides around the different areas. Just bargain the price down :)

Thank Justine B
Reviewed 2 days ago

When visiting Hanoi definitely make time to walk through the Old Quarter. Make sure to pay attention while strolling since there are many small streets filled with pedestrians and bikers! There is a lot of shopping, and this section of the city partially organized by...More

Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed in the old quarter for a week. It took a couple of days and a change of hotels from swan and noble hotel to the golden sun villa hotel to get in the grove and enjoy old quarter. It's busy, noisey and dirty...More

Thank Alan N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love the old quarter.. People are so friendly and so much local food... Crossing the road is fun but once you know what to do its easy. Great place to visit.

Thank Tara M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a busy place but not as crazy as Ho Chi Minh and they don't barter the same way either. Over the weekend I would recommend to walk around the lake as they close this off and it's very easy to walk around. Lots of...More

Thank Kristyzee
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hanoi's Old Quarter is a bustling part of Hanoi where most travellers stay. It's scenery is always interesting and it creates a great jumping off point to sightsee and try delicious local food.

1  Thank Wayfaring N
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Rajeev C
20 June 2017|
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Response from Jamoz23 | Reviewed this property |
It is usual that passports MUST be valid for 6months or more ON ARRIVAL.
14 June 2017|
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Response from ThomasGDF | Reviewed this property |
we actually did our own laundry using the soap provided its quiet strong. LA siesta show the prices of there laundry so you won't be strung . most our quiet dear tbh you have to be careful, but if you have no stains in your... More
Alan B
31 May 2017|
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Response from Cathy W | Reviewed this property |
There's loads of places for a beer. There's a couple of places right on the lakeside and plenty of places overlooking the lake. Lots of cafes/bars/ restaurants around the streets.