Top 10 tourist sites and destinations in Hanoi tours (Part 2)

Hanoi Night market for Hanoi tours

Hang Ngan, Hang Dao, Hang Duong, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi

 For most tourists, the Night market may be the most experience in their Hanoi day tours they would like to have on their first night in Hanoi. The night market only opens on weekend nights (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) on Dinh Tien Hoang street with approximately 3 km in length. You will begin your shopping from Hang Dao street and end at the gate of Dong Xuan Market..

Especially, on every Saturday night, there are many artistic performance for foreign tourists like: cheo, xam, quan ho, ca tru singing etc, which are considered as the unique features of the night market and luring so many tourists in these activities. Besides, with more than 4,000 shops with abundant choices from clothes to household stuffs, handicrafts,etc with reasonable prices.

Quang Ba Flower night market

236, Au Co road, Tay Ho district, Hanoi

 Although the flower night market has been existed long time ago, even the local people here could not remember when it was established. If you can come here in the early morning tours Hanoi (4.00 ~ 6.00am), you will see the most beautiful flowers there taken carefully by the traders.

Van Phuc silk village

Ha Dong district, away from Hanoi only about 10km

 Located on the Nhue river’s bank, the Van Phuc silk village which is very famous in Hanoi tours, still keep many antique characteristics from the old time like: the century-old banian tree, the well, the afternoon market under the banian tree. It’s prominent products like " Hà Đông silk" as well as other traditional handicrafts are often  reminded in the old poetry and singings. Especially, in many households in this village, the ancient looms are still preserved together with many modern mechanic looms nowadays.

 Bat Trang ceramic village

Bat Trang commune, Gia Lam district, Hanoi

Bat Trang ceramic is the common name for many type of ceramics produced from Bat Trang village, Gia Lam district, Hanoi. The village is located peacefully on the Red river side, and the ceramic here was made from special clay with skilful hands of the craftsmen, then heated inside the oven, would become fantastic products. If you have more time, let’s try the game of making ceramic here. In return, you would have little cute things back home with lovely memories of this unique village. 

 There are many other lovely places for you to satisfy your shopping demand. The old quarters are always good choice if you have not much time of travelling far. However, it is interesting that the more you travel in Hanoi, the more you would love shopping there.


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