Top 40 Places to Visit in Ha Noi, Viet Nam

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Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Here are the top 40 places to visit and things to do in Ha Noi, Viet Nam:

  1. Hoan Kiem Lake
  2. Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
  3. Temple of Literature
  4. The Museum of Ethnology
  5. One Pillar Pagoda
  6. Army Museum
  7. Churches
  8. Presidential Palace
  9. Opera House
  10. West Lake
  11. The Air Defence – Air Force Museum
  12. Run with the Hanoi Hash House Harrier’s
  13. Ho Chi Minh Museum
  15. Ancient gate to Old Quarter
  16. Statue to the Glory of the Workers
  17. Ha Noi War Memorial
  18. Ba Dinh Square…Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
  19. The Old Quarter…Communal Houses
  20. Memorial and Temple of Le Thai To
  21. Tran Quoc Pagoda
  22. Lake of the Restored Sword
  23. Hoa Lo Prison
  24. Old Hanoi Cooking Center
  25. Ho Chi Minh’s Residence (Nha Bac Ho)
  26. St. Joseph’s Cathedral (Nha Tho Lon)
  27. Hanoi Flag Tower
  28. Ngoc Son Temple
  29. Chua Tran Quoc
  30. Bao Ton Ton Tao Pho Co Ha Noi
  31. Quan Thanh Temple
  32. Tho Ha Village
  33. Goethe Institute
  34. One Pillar Pagoda (Chua Mot Cot)
  35. Cuc Phuong National Park
  36. Lenin Statue
  37. Thang Long Ca Tru Theatre
  38. Cultural Friendship Palace
  39. Ly Thai To Park
  40. Hang Gai Street

Papillon Noir Fashion in Hoi An Ancient Town- Vietnam

Papillon Noir Fashion in Hoi An Ancient Town- Vietnam

Artist Uyen Diem Trinh has always had a vivid imagination. Her intrinsic clothing designs on silk, which include painting and embroidery, are unlike anything seen before in Hoi An. Not only are her designs adgy and flamboyant they are distinctly her

Her speciality is silk painting and her creations are nothing lees than chic Asiatic counture. Previously she focused on butterflies- hence the name “Papillon Noir” or black butterfly- but her modish designs are always evolving, as is her knowledge and journey as an artist.

Painting was Uyen’s first passion and over the last 13 years, the transition from fashion designs to wearable art seemed natural.

Uyen has studied in India to expand her knowledge of block and screen painting as well as how to use natural colour technique with silk. She is also a strong supporter of giving other  locals opportunities in the artistic domain- She has a number of young apprentices in her team who come from poor backgrounds in Hoi An.

At the core of her business and her life is the need to make art, of which she is extremely passionate. She loves to invite customers to participate in her silk hand painting classes in addition to visiting her boutiques. You can find her stores in Hoi An as well as samples of her collection in Victoria Hotel Resort & Spa.

50 Bà Triêu, Thành Phố Hội An, Việt Nam

– Tel: ++84510 3917941 or ++849 14035785.

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Hanoi Hotel, The Jasmine

The Jasmine Hotel is located on Lo Su str, which is just one minute walk to Hoan Kiem Lake. New and beautiful rooms. Friendly and helpful Staff. Good price. No worries ! Promotion for Summer Time : book for 3 nights, get a free airport pick up ( flight number and arrival times need to be provided )

Pilgrimage Village, Hue – boutique resort & spa

A taste of rural Vietnam at Pilgrimage Village, Hue a delightfully rustic resort where skillful artisans create beautiful items in front of your eyes and comfortable villas and bungalows come hand-in-hand with a delightful spa, a variety of bars and restaurants, swimming pools and Vietnamese cooking classes.


Stay in a bungalow or villa. The brick and marble villas have lake or countryside views and are furnished simply but artfully with large amounts of space. The Honeymoon Pool Hut has its own private garden and a four-poster bed.


Dine on Vietnamese and international cuisine surrounded by the dramatic hand-crafted wooden architecture of Junrei Restaurant. Take the shuttle into Hue or a boat trip along Perfume River. After visiting the fascinating tombs of Khai Dinh, Tu Duc and Minh Mang, return to dine on exotic cuisine in the restaurant.