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One of Hanoi's ancient streets

The Old Quarter's streets are named after the items being sold along them. Hang dau is one of the... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
Manila, Philippines
Awesome for shoes in particular

If you are after shoes, this is the place to buy them. I am always apprehensive in buying shoes... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed November 16, 2017

The Old Quarter's streets are named after the items being sold along them. Hang dau is one of the old streets where you can see old shops and cafes, and also this Hang Dau water tank which was used during the French Colonial times. It's...More

1  Thank JtagTripAd
Reviewed September 6, 2017

If you are after shoes, this is the place to buy them. I am always apprehensive in buying shoes overseas, as in are they the real deal or 'rip-offs' Regardless of if the real deal or rip-offs, I have bought running/sport shoes in Hang Dau...More

Thank Nunngo
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

I spent in this market for 2 nights. And everything sell there are cheap, you can buy accessories, bags, sneakers ( but not original ), good food, drink beer and also there are street musician there. Everyone in this area spend their night by walking...More

Thank Cynthya D
Reviewed April 14, 2017

I had a great experience shopping for sports shoes in Hanoi recently. In the "shoe streets" of the Old Quarter with bartering I purchased 2 pairs of ladies nike and a pair of mens converse for $42.00 Aud. I am very happy with the quality...More

Thank k0r12345
Reviewed February 25, 2017

When I was in Rangoon, Myanmar I needed slippers because the hotel we were staying had bathrooms that would become swamps with sink and shower water. So, I went slipper searching in the equivalent part of town as this street. I found a woman who...More

1  Thank Bryan H
Reviewed December 11, 2016

It is similar to most other streets in the Old Quarter but less interesting and sopecilaised in selling cheap shoes. You can probably skip this one and not be disappointed.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Literally the shoes or sneakers heaven of Hanoi for the go-getters, there are plenty of designs and stores to choose from. Be sure to have a good bargain as initial prices are pretty hyped. I got myself a Nike flykite racer and it feels like...More

1  Thank reeveseah
Reviewed September 29, 2016

now the old quarters in hanoi does not have exclusive streets selling the same items. you have a mixture of every thing. At night this street comes alive with a lot of food stalls.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed September 26, 2016

This is a true evidence of a former Hanoi, where the water tower is set with a round form of bricks wall. Many have catch the Pokemon there

Thank TheRealHanoian
Reviewed August 5, 2016

A lot of shoes stores here, but I got bad experience when buying shoes here. Only 2 days, it turned very bad smell in the shoes. That is why now i say no with Chinese products

1  Thank joshnguyen24
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Waleed A
May 20, 2017|
Response from Bryan H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I didn't see any brands I would waste my money on.