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Hanoi Food on Foot: Walking Tour of Hanoi Old Quarter
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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 good33%
  • Average8%
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  • Terrible1%
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“street food” (1,421 reviews)
“narrow streets” (476 reviews)
“shops selling” (189 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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"narrow streets"
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"place to stay"
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"crossing the road"
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"night market"
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"hustle and bustle"
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"every corner"
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"walk around"
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"street vendors"
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"bia hoi"
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"crazy traffic"
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Reviewed today

Hanoi could not be hanoi without this vibrant part called the old quarter. Noisy, polluted, narrow, you can say, but it in a way even contributes to the special atmosphere we so much cherrish in this sanitized world where everything is over regulated it becomes...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

The old quarter has the ambiance of energy and livelihood. It also has the combination of quietness when you walking around the lake.

Thank Frank F
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great place with delicious restaurants, cheap bars and shops. So much character especially the old gate.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic vibrant crazy colourful friendly enjoyable place.. Would highly recommend anyone thinking of visiting embrace it. Crossing the road is an experience... fantastic

Thank rony665
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a very lively area, with zillions of small shops, restaurants and hotels. And even more scooters. Even if you don't stay long in town, you are unlikely to miss it at it is right in the centre.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a beautiful place to walk about !!!real get when the start is closed off .lots of families out and about.Was very safe & friendy.

Thank Mel J
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A hectic but awesome buzzing atmosphere at all times of the day. The streets are crazy but you just pick a time and the bikes will swerve around you (as instructed by a guide). On weekends they close off some of the roads and there...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You will either love it or hate it. Very busy, hot and noisy. You will get a real flavour of Hanoi in this section of the city. Dark alleyways, street food and city smells - be prepared to close your eyes as you cross the...More

Thank McL99999
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It would be great if there is a explanation under the name of each street or a map of what is sold in what street so that travelers can plan ahead. Recommend checking if the hotel is on a busy and noisy street or there...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I went to the night market and it was hectic. However, it was exciting to see the authenticity of the city and how crazy everyone told me it would be. Loved the street food. Only thing is that every store pretty much...More

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