Things to do in Hanoi

Welcome to Hanoi, a city with more than 1,000 years of history. Considered the cultural centre of Vietnam, this busy and modern capital city still retains its charm through beautiful lakes, the alleys of the Old Quarter and colonial architecture. From historical places to Old Quarter streets, from museums to temples, the “city inside the river” will surely surprise you by its great sights and delights.

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Any stay at Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi would not be complete without a visit to our spa and wellness studio, perfect for unwinding after a long day of sightseeing. 


Shopping in Hanoi

Shopping in Hanoi is famed for its bustling markets and narrow shophouses but there are a growing number of flash boutiques and shopping malls on the rise. Whether you prefer a one-stop mall with department stores and designer shops, or getting lost in the Old-Quarter night markets and boutique stores, the city will surely not let you down. 

  • Trang Tien Plaza 
  • Getting lost in Hanoi’s Old Quarter
  • The Weekend Night Market 

Museums in Hanoi

Hanoi is home to Vietnam’s best museums and some of its most important monuments. Boasting a large collection of museum varying in themes from ancient Champa carvings, 20th-century folk paintings and 21st-century abstract works, the city is an ideal place for museum lovers. 

  • National Museum of Vietnamese History
  • Thang Long Royal Citadel
  • Fine Arts Museum
  • Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
  • Vietnamese Women's Museum
  • Hoa Lo Prison

Cultural and historical spots in Hanoi

The city has many interesting cultural and historic monuments for visitors and residents alike. 

  • Temple of Literature - Van Mieu
  • President Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum
  • Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple

Neighborhood

The city's many interesting cultural and historic monuments located within a short walk from Movenpick Hanoi. Slip on your walking shoes and head out the front door to start exploring these nearby attractions.

  • Quan Su Pagoda
  • Culture Palace 
  • Hanoi Train Station 

Welcome to Hanoi, a city with more than 1,000 years of history. Considered the cultural centre of Vietnam, this busy and modern capital city still retains its charm through beautiful lakes, the alleys of the Old Quarter and colonial architecture. From historical places to Old Quarter streets, from museums to temples, the “city inside the river” will surely surprise you by its great sights and delights.

Any stay at Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi would not be complete without a visit to our spa and wellness studio, perfect for unwinding after a long day of sightseeing. 

 

 

Stay at the Mövenpick and discover the charming Hanoi

 


  • Getting lost in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

    Hanoi's Old Quarter, with over a thousand year'shistory, and 36 streets streets each named after its traditional product, remains one of Vietnam's most lively and unusual places.

    • Oldest district
    • Old buildings
    • Ancient houses
    • Lively and "chaotic" sidewalks