We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 49.00*
and up
Morning Tour of Hanoi
More Info
USD 36.00*
and up
Hanoi Cyclo and Walking Small Group Tour
More Info
USD 22.00*
and up
Half-Day Hanoi Old Quarter Food Tasting Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
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%
Travellers talk about
“street food” (1,218 reviews)
“narrow streets” (416 reviews)
“place to stay” (194 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
Write a Review
Reviews (19,902)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 14,959 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hanoi was my second trip after 3 years ago. Staying at old quarter areas was also my second time. Not much of changes. But do compared the price for the same items. Most of shops did not show the price or even price tag. Fri...More

Thank rhyss4ever
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time in the Old Quarter in Hanoi. We saw the big lake which was great to sit and watch the comings and goings of every day people. We went to the history and War memorial which was very interesring. We found...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best place to hang out and walk around and visiting in Ha Noi City. I love Ha Noi and people are so nice.

Thank andersonguyen
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not much to see or do here. Streets are home for many shops of different kinds, but nothing of a special interest. The pavements are difficult to walk because they are either broken or blocked by motorcycles. There are restaurants here and there but they...More

Thank יוסי ב
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having spent a few nights in the Old Quarter and in those few days gaining knowledge from the locals of the area .the vibrancy of the night markets , sampling the street food ...

Thank Sonia B
Reviewed yesterday

The old quarter is the heart of Hanoi, it is its hectic epicenter! In some of the places you cannot go with a car and from Friday evening till Sunday night most parts of the Old Quarter is blocked for the motorbikes and then you...More

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Some interesting sites but this is really where you get to see life in Vietnam. Loads of souvenir shops and restaurants. Don't bother trying to stay anywhere else and don't be afraid to get out and explore. It's perfectly safe even if it takes a...More

Thank Worldwidelunas
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Would recommend going with a guide to get into the nooks and crannies that you'd never find as a tourist. Amazing to see some of the tiny spaces people live and trade in in the depths of the old buildings. Had egg coffee in a...More

Thank BeverleyBlue
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Old Quarter and the Hoan Kiem Lake are a great place to enjoy the lively city of Hanoi. We were there on Saturday afternoon/evening and there were a lot of vietnamese people out on the streets enjoying the evening. The road around the lake...More

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 3 days ago

beer street was excellent! I went there on Saturday night. It blow me away.. street food was good and generally clean..

Thank John P
Nearby Restaurants
Blue Butterfly Restaurant - Cooking Class
693 reviews
.08 km away
Bun Cha Ta
1,080 reviews
.09 km away
the Moose & Roo Pub & Grill
913 reviews
.09 km away
New Day Restaurant
3,172 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Halong Bay Day Tours
37 reviews
.10 km away
Handspan Travel
583 reviews
.10 km away
Hanoi Marguerite Spa
510 reviews
.11 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Rajeev C
20 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Jamoz23 | Reviewed this property |
It is usual that passports MUST be valid for 6months or more ON ARRIVAL.
14 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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
Alan B
1 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Cathy W | Reviewed this property |
There's loads of places for a beer. There's a couple of places right on the lakeside and plenty of places overlooking the lake. Lots of cafes/bars/ restaurants around the streets.