The name speaks for itself. Explore the old Hanoi and its sights. The atmosphere here is well worth it.
An UNESCO gem. Thousands of small islands are scattered along the bay - each of them unique and a real treat. Do not miss!
This is a must while in the city. Dive into the frenzy and take in the different smells and sounds of Vietnam.
A Colonial-style cathedral left here by the French. Worth the visit for its elegant look and the attractions nearby.
The legend says that the Vietnamese emperor returned the sword that helped him banish the Chinese to the golden turtle god here.
A must not just for history buffs. Dedicated to the Vietnam War and its consequences from the locals' point of view. An eye-opener.
Devoted to Confucious and used to serve as Hanoi's first university. A stunning complex with so much to discover.
Modern Vietnam was established here. A majestic historical site and the final resting place of Ho Chi Minh. Do not miss.
Stop by in the evening to see the lively and bustling market. Not much to buy here, but the atmosphere makes the visit worth it.
Vietnam War was ended here with a tank crashing through the front gate. A stunning historical sight and a must-see.
One of the jewels of Colonial architecture. Still serves its original purpose, so you can wander inside and marvel at the interior.
This temple is dedicated to the Chinese general Quan Cong, who reminds people of sincerity and justice.
This historical complex is a paradise for history lovers being one of seven World Heritage sites in Vietnam.
Built 200 years ago by a Vietnamese family, this house has been preserved for seven generations. The interior full of beautiful details is a must see.
A large cathedral built in the early 20th century by a parish established by French missionaires. Notice its stained glass windows.
This bizarre fairy-tale building designed by a Vietnamese architect Đặng Việt Nga was nicknamed as the Crazy House. How would you call it?