The most favorite historic sites of interest will welcome visitors again starting May 14 after the temporary closure to prevent COVID-19.
The Disease Control Centre of Hanoi has instructed healthcare centres in districts to intensify supervision in to detect any cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Hanoi Tourism Department has reported an increase in the number of tourists visiting local destinations as compared to the beginning of February.
VOV.VN - Despite the Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee announcing plans to temporarily suspend activities on the walking streets that surround Ho Guom, also known as Sword Lake, throughout February 2020, the streets remain popular with a large number of visitors still enjoying the area.
Upon arriving in Hanoi, holidaymakers will have chance to visit Hanoi's tourist attractions which have stood the test of time such as Ngoc Son temple, Temple of Literature, the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and taste the signature delicacies of the 1000-year-old city.
Price of Travel has named Hanoi as the cheapest Asian city for backpackers, which, the tourism price index website, said gets high marks from most visitors.
Along with famous destinations like Ngoc Son Temple, Hoa Lo prison historical relic site, and Bach Ma Temple, the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi has become an attraction that lure throngs of visitors to the capital on the weekends.
An exhibition on nostalgia for Hanoi’s streets was held in Hanoi on September 6 as part of activities celebrating the 45th anniversary of Vietnam – France diplomatic ties.
Hanoi hopes to create a new driving force for the local culture industry, a sector with untapped potential.
VOV.VN - The first double-decker bus tour was launched in Hanoi on May 30. The bus passes through 25 streets, taking tourists to 30 attractions in the capital city.
Hanoi served more than 13 million tourists in the first five months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 10%.
Hanoi’s culture has been the main inspiration for tour operators to develop services to lure more visitors to the capital city, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.
The number of international tourists to the capital city of Hanoi are estimated to rise by 30% to 125,000 people during the week-long Tet (Vietnamese New Year) festival, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.
Since the beginning of April, visitors to Ngoc Son Temple in Hanoi have been required to dress modestly.
VOV.VN - November 16 was seen as a busy day for the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William Arthur Philip Louis with a host of activities such as meeting some artists at a café pub in Thuoc Bac Street, visiting Ngoc Son Temple and playing football with pupils from Hong Ha Primary School.
Various art programmes are being taken place across Hanoi on the night of October 10 to mark the 62th anniversary of the Liberation Day of the capital city.
Newly-appointed Swedish Ambassador to Vietnam Pereric Högberg has had a chance to have a stroll around Hanoi, visiting Ngoc Son Temple, and leisurely sipped a cup of iced tea, a typical drink of the Vietnamese capital.
VOV.VN -After years of discussion a walking plaza, free of insidious motorbikes and rude drivers, around Hoan Kim Lake is finally in the preliminary stages of becoming a reality.
VOV.VN - Residents of Lane 78, on Duy Tan Street, Cau Giay precinct, Hanoi have built a 200m long ceramic mural, featuring a spot of sightseeing in the capital.
The legendary turtle living in Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake, which died in January, will be preserved using a plastination method, according to authorities.