Entertainment for Children in Hanoi, Hanoi

There are a lot of tempting places to visit in Hanoi, which is especially true for children when everything seems a hundred times more attractive. Driving carts, boating, shopping for sweets, toys, and other gifts are just a few of the many things to do.
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Entertainment for Children in Hanoi Map

Guide Name: Entertainment for Children in Hanoi
Guide Location: Vietnam » Hanoi (See other walking tours in Hanoi)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km
Author: HelenF
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Lego Shop

1) Lego Shop

The tiny bricks of plastic that take most of us back to childhood are still popular with the little ones. The indispensable Lego Shop provides children with intellectual toys driven to help spur creativity and imagination. The shop is located near Hoan Kiem...   view more
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Water Puppet Theater

2) Water Puppet Theater (must see)

The Thang Long Water Puppet Theater in Hanoi seeks to preserve an ancient Vietnamese art form developed in the Red River delta in North Vietnam. Water puppetry or Mua Roi Nuoc was performed in shallow flooded paddy fields and ponds of the Red River delta. The theater is a well known Vietnamese cultural event and theater troupes have travelled around the world and performed at cultural exchanges and art festivals.

The puppets are mounted on poles hidden under a shallow pool of water. There...   view more
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Tràng Tiền Ice-Cream

3) Tràng Tiền Ice-Cream

If you see a crowd of people eating ice-cream on Tràng Tiền street, rest assured you have discovered Tràng Tiền Ice-Cream. The ice cream vendor opened in 1958 and has since became a sort of tradition for some locals. Flavors like chocolate, green rice, and green bean are the popular choices, yet "to each his...   view more
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Thong Nhat Park

4) Thong Nhat Park

The Thong Nhat Park or United Park is a tranquil green space surrounded by bustling streets in Hanoi. Locals and visitors come to the park for jogging, strolls or to take a boat ride on the lake amidst serene natural surroundings in the middle of the city.

The Thong Nhat Park was a waste disposal area under French colonial rule. The area was cleared and the park was built in 1958. It was opened to the public in 1960. At the time of inauguration, Vietnam was divided into two countries. The...   view more
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Vietnam Central Circus

5) Vietnam Central Circus

The Vietnam Central Circus dates back to the time when Russians had some influence over Vietnam and introduced the Vietnamese community to their entertainment traditions. As a result, locals have taken a liking to the circus. In the permanent tent of the Circus, tourists may cherish performances done by jugglers, gymnasts, bears on motorbikes, as well as acts conducted by trained elephants. Each Sunday morning, there is an exclusive performance for...   view more

Walking Tours in Hanoi, Vietnam

Create Your Own Walk in Hanoi

Create Your Own Walk in Hanoi

Creating your own self-guided walk in Hanoi is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Museums and Galleries of Hanoi I

Museums and Galleries of Hanoi I

Hanoi is the perfect travel destination for those interested in Vietnamese art. This crowded city, known to be one of the world’s top destinations, features a plethora of creative artists who strive to share their talents and express their feelings through art. Visitors will be amazed at the the number of outstanding galleries inside the city.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km
City Orientation Walk I

City Orientation Walk I

Among the crowded streets of the Vietnamese capital, tourists may discover hidden little gems of great spiritual, political, and cultural value. Take a walk through the heart of the city and stumble across the massive monuments, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the remains of French occupation, as well as many other prominent landmarks.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.9 km
City Orientation Walk II

City Orientation Walk II

Among the crowded streets of the Vietnamese capital, tourists may discover hidden little gems of great spiritual, political, and cultural value. Take a walk through the heart of the city and stumble across the massive monuments, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the remains of French occupation, as well as many other prominent landmarks.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 km
Museums and Galleries of Hanoi II

Museums and Galleries of Hanoi II

Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, offers a vast collection of fantastic museums. Here you can learn about the importance and development of the Vietnamese society. The extraordinary venues are like mirrors of history, prepared to take you through a walk of this amazing civilization.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 km
Places of Worship in Hanoi

Places of Worship in Hanoi

For a thousand years Hanoi has been the capital of Vietnam as well as an important cultural center of the country. The city features amazing pagodas along with temples and churches. In spite of French domination, Hanoi preserved its amazing religious venues and to this day are a joy to see.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 9.0 km