Ba DinhHanoi

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Romantic Ba Dinh awaits: its monuments, food, history, and more!

Explore the family-friendly area of Ba Dinh—restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to Lotte Center Hanoi.

Top Hotels in Ba Dinh

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Lotte Hotel Hanoi
Lotte Hotel Hanoi
5 out of 5
No. 54, Lieu Giai St. Cong Vi Ward., Ba Dinh, Hanoi
¥12,137
per night
Mar 7 - Mar 8

Located in Ba Dinh, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Embassy of Japan and Lotte Center Hanoi. Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (870 reviews)

"Service staff all consistently hospitable! Very well trained and accommodating!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Lotte Hotel Hanoi
Fortuna Hanoi Hotel
Fortuna Hanoi Hotel
4.5 out of 5
6B Lang Ha Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi
¥11,382
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4

Located in Ba Dinh, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of US Embassy and Lotte Center Hanoi. Hanoi Old City Gate and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum are also within ...

3.8/5Good! (422 reviews)

"A repeated stay requested by traveller. Nothing more to add on."…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2020

Fortuna Hanoi Hotel
O'Gallery Majestic Hotel & Spa
O'Gallery Majestic Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5
38A Tran Phu, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
¥5,820
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4

Located in Ba Dinh, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Temple of Literature, St. Joseph's Cathedral, and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Thang Long Water ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (444 reviews)

"Excellent hotel good location good breakfast beautiful rooms"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

O'Gallery Majestic Hotel & Spa
Pan Pacific Hanoi
Pan Pacific Hanoi
5 out of 5
1 Thanh Nien Road, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi
¥10,535
per night
Feb 21 - Feb 22

This family-friendly Hanoi hotel is located on a lake, within 1 mi (2 km) of West Lake, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and Dong Xuan Market. Hanoi Old City Gate and ...

4.4/5Excellent! (770 reviews)

"Staff very very helpful after a very long flight ,room clean and tidy"…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Pan Pacific Hanoi
Hanoi Hotel
Hanoi Hotel
4 out of 5
D8 Giang Vo Street Ba Dinh District, Hanoi
¥8,872
per night
Feb 17 - Feb 18

Located in Ba Dinh, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Van Phuc Diplomatic Corps and Lotte Center Hanoi. Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Hanoi War Museum are also ...

3.8/5Good! (281 reviews)

"The hotel was close to the place of work and also has good restaurants nearby"…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Hanoi Hotel
Hanoi Daewoo Hotel
Hanoi Daewoo Hotel
5 out of 5
360 Kim Ma Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi
¥9,521
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4

This family-friendly Hanoi hotel is located in the business district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Australian Embassy and Lotte Center Hanoi. Vietnam Museum of Ethnology ...

4.2/5Excellent! (615 reviews)

"Breakfast is nice. Fitness center equipment condition is very bad"…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Hanoi Daewoo Hotel

Popular things to do in Ba Dinh

Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
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Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

4.5/5(495 reviews)

This massive tomb houses the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh, a former Vietnamese president.

Imperial Citadel of Thang Long
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Imperial Citadel of Thang Long

4/5(81 reviews)

For over a thousand years, from Chinese and French colonialism to the war with America, this citadel has been key to the country's political and military history.

Lotte Center Hanoi
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Lotte Center Hanoi

4.5/5(93 reviews)

You can find the perfect gifts to bring home with a trip to Lotte Center Hanoi, a favorite shopping spot in Liễu Giai. Discover the fascinating museums in this walkable area, or seek out the local tours.

Hanoi War Museum
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Hanoi War Museum

4/5(97 reviews)

An ancient flag tower, destroyed enemy bombers, photographs and weapons from wars with China, France and the U.S. offer a glimpse into Vietnam’s turbulent past.

Ho Chi Minh Museum
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Ho Chi Minh Museum

4.5/5(67 reviews)

Learn about the life and times of Vietnam’s famous communist leader at this museum erected in his honor.

One Pillar Pagoda
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One Pillar Pagoda

4/5(78 reviews)

Perhaps the most iconic pagoda in Hanoi, this structure stands above a pond in an area of serene parkland.

Top activities in Ba Dinh

Full-Day Ha Long Bay Boat Excursion from Hanoi
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Full-Day Ha Long Bay Boat Excursion from Hanoi

¥4,913

Pickup from your hotel in Hanoi is followed by a drive out to Tuan Chau Marina Pier, where you board a traditional wooden junk and begin your cruise. Option 1: 4 Hours on Boat to Explore Ha Long Bay - Kayaking at Ba Hang Floating village - Thien Cung Cave 8.

Full-Day Heart of Hanoi Highlights Tour
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Full-Day Heart of Hanoi Highlights Tour

¥3,210

ITINERARY OPTION 1: HANOI HIGHLIGHTS TOUR - JOIN GROUP (L) 8:00-8:30: Visitors will be picked up at hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and visit some well-known attractions: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the resting place of Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh Museum of Ethnology in Vietnam which keeps many items representing for 54 Vietnamese ethnic groups Visit the Temple of Literature, a beautiful Confucian temple that hosts the Imperial Academy, Vietnam's first national university.

Historic Art of Calligraphy Class at Hanoi
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Historic Art of Calligraphy Class at Hanoi

¥3,046

Learn the ancient art of calligraphy, introduced to Vietnam by the Chinese as a unique form of expression that has shaped the local culture. Get a look at how this beautiful form of writing has changed over history to adapt the art to better express the richness of the Vietnamese language.

Vietnamese Cooking Class & Market Tour
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Vietnamese Cooking Class & Market Tour

¥6,499

Experience the tastes and textures of Vietnamese cuisine and learn a bit about the cultural heritage of Hanoi as you visit a bustling wet market and pick up a few skills during this hands-on cooking class. With professional chefs to guide between bites, dive into the flavors of Vietnam.

Street Eats & Market Tour
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Street Eats & Market Tour

¥6,498

See, taste, and discover the local food of Hanoi with a local chef as you pop between the aromatic stalls of the city's most skilled street food vendors. Check out one of Hanoi's last remaining wet markets, weave through colorful stalls and produce-packed stands, and get insight into Vietnamese cuisine.

Halong Bay 2-Day Adventure
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Halong Bay 2-Day Adventure

¥17,184

Spend the night in a boat cruising in the gorgeous Ha Long Bay, the UNESCO-listed majesty of sheer limestone cliffs rising from crystal clear waters. Explore caves, eat delicious Vietnamese fare, and admire the remarkable results of millions of years of tectonic shifting and erosion.

Other neighborhoods in Hanoi

Temple of Literature featuring a temple or place of worship and a park as well as a large group of people

Dong Da

4/5Very Good!(12 area reviews)

You'll enjoy the bars and lake views in Dong Da. You might want to make time for a stop at Temple of Literature or Hanoi CIty Social Insurance Dong Da District.

Dong Da
Tran Quoc Pagoda

Yên Phụ

4/5Very Good!(1 area review)

While visiting Yên Phụ, you might make a stop by sights like Tran Quoc Pagoda and West Lake.

Yên Phụ
Hanoi which includes street scenes

Old Quarter

A noteworthy feature of Old Quarter is its panoramic lake views. While you're in town, be sure to stop and check out Hoan Kiem Lake and Hanoi Old City Gate.

Old Quarter
Hanoi Old City Gate featuring a city and night scenes

Hang Buom

If you're spending some time in Hang Buom, Hanoi Old City Gate and Ta Hien Street are top sights worth seeing.

Hang Buom
Shopping in Hanoi old quarter, so crazy but fun. #Vietnam #shopping #markets #Asia #colorful
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Hanoi Backpacker Quarter

Travelers come to Hanoi Backpacker Quarter for its abundant dining options, and you can see top attractions like Ta Hien Street and Bach Ma Temple while you're in town.

Hanoi Backpacker Quarter
Hoan Kiem showing a city, street scenes and signage

Hoan Kiem

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,756 area reviews)

The panoramic lake views and popular shops are just a few highlights of Hoan Kiem. Make a stop by Hoan Kiem Lake or Hanoi Opera House while you're exploring the area.

Hoan Kiem