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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“street food” (1,277 reviews)
“narrow streets” (429 reviews)
“place to stay” (200 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday

Tons of cute shops and good things to eat. Walking out in front of traffic and just letting them go around you to cross the street was new (and thrilling) but that's the only way to do it- the motorcycles won't stop, they will just...More

Thank CAPreppy
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The old quarter is very interesting and vivid place. You can find there thousands of very different products.

Thank LukaszKansy
Reviewed yesterday

This is the most buzzing area of the city of Hanoi. Always alive at any time of the day or night and thronging with small traders, pavement food, motorbikes, restauarants and small hotels. This is what gives Hanoi its distinctive identity - very different from...More

Thank mmmikemoran
Reviewed yesterday

A bustling, colorful and entertaining way to spend a morning. The narrow alleyways are fun to explore and full of traditional craft shops.

Thank colleen876
Reviewed yesterday

An experience and very noisy. Traffic difficult to avoid. We stayed on a Sunday and visited the lake area for some peace. Not restful but interesting.

Thank Topman4
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is filled with party lover on weekends. Both locals and tourists flock here in the evenings. Although it gets a bit crowded, it’s the best place to be in the evening in Hanoi.

Thank sanjaysilli
Reviewed yesterday

you cant beat the food, the shops and the shear excitement of the old town. Sunday is a special time. The roads are closed to traffic !!!!! We preferred old town Hanoi to anything in Ho Chi Minh City.

Thank Dobsonsci
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome taste of everyday life in hanoi, street vendors, coffee shops, sidewalks cluttered with family restaruants, chinese herbal shops, souvenirs much cheaper than the regular markets. Great area to.get immersed in the community. Very safe and friendly. Start from sword lake and just wonder into...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Old Quarter is everything quaint and wonderful one expects Hanoi to be. There are street markets, beer alleyways, fresh eats, and great shops and vendors! Everything is within walking distance, and the traffic and atmosphere is so vibrant! I stayed near the old church...More

Thank JessGorton7
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our hotel is in a side street full of life shops restaurants bars and trees wonderful vibe the staff in hotel and restaurants and bars so friendly and willing to skip out and have couple of hits of "hacky - sacking" in any given space...More

Thank milastory
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Karen K
December 7, 2017|
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Response from kathryn799 | Reviewed this property |
They will be in shops all around the Old Quarter but uf they are toddlers I would be very careful about the quality!
Rajeev C
June 20, 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.
June 14, 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