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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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  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“narrow streets” (405 reviews)
“place to stay” (181 reviews)
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Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Any type of motor would not stop for people and not really much of the walk way. There are no mid-ranging dining available here only hole in the wall.

Thank MdMontaigne
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Culture, lifestyle, shopping, local and modern all wrapped into one. Try a local coffee shop, they leave our little wannabe Italian bistros in the shade. Egg coffee, what a treat, and the caffeine felt like it was injected directly into my veins. Wanna suit, pair...More

Thank Ace B
Reviewed yesterday

People watch and drink fresh beer (beer hoi) for US$0.20. Lots of interesting street food which are great.

Thank zlimmerman
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

People were very simple. If you just need sometime to unwind, this would be the best place. Very accommodating and cheerful people. However, the streets is not the same from the other countries. Most of locals stays outside and drink their teas and enjoying their...More

Thank 417gemag
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Turns into walking street on weekends, locals and tourists just hanging out there to have fund, playing games. Chatting enjoying coffee or ice-creams. Interesting

Thank AS T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you like winding streets, odd little shops selling just about everything and experiencing what can be carried on a motorcycle this area is a must. There are really some fabulous little shops to explore no only the ones for us tourist but also the...More

Thank David T
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just sit and watch the world go by . Fascinating place and so easy to get around. Love all the traffic and stalls. Easy to fine your way.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time staying in this area. Lots of great shops, delicious food and very friendly Vietnamese people. Our kids did great and liked the area as well.

Thank 3stephs
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Kids loved the old quarter in the weekend evenings when the roads around the lake closed down for traffic. So much to see.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed yesterday

I stayed in the Old quarter with my family during our visit to Hanoi. There is never a dull moment in this area. We stayed here during the weekend and the whole place transformed. The traffic is closed around lake and only pedestrians are allowed....More

Thank Raja S
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Rajeev C
My passport is expiring in 5 months and 24 days on the day I arrive. I do not need a visa. Will entry be denied to me ? Please let me know. Thanks.
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.
Where can we get our laundry done in old quarter of Hanoi? Just want wash & fold. Had our hotel in Nha Trang stung us big time & don't want to fall into that trap again!!
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
Any good places to just sit down and have a beer??
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.