Walking Street in Hoan Kiem Lake Hanoi

09/03/2018 19:12

Walking Street in Hanoi ideal weekend fun


At present, the Hanoi pedestrian street around Hoan Kiem Lake has been gradually becoming one of the capital's tourist attractions, a place for people to go out, play, and slow down between the roads. it's crowded


1. Walking Street Hoan Kiem Hanoi


Many streets around Hoan Kiem Lake (Hoan Kiem, Hanoi) have been organized as a walking street to serve the needs of residents and visitors since September 1, Below is a map of Hanoi walking street for your reference:


Walking street map around Hoan Kiem Lake (Hoan Kiem - Hanoi) (source collection)

Streets that are piloted as walking streets include:


  • Dinh Tien Hoang Street
  • Hang Khay Street
  • Le Thai To (1/2 Le Thai To Street, beside Hoan Kiem Lake, from Hang Trong to Hang Khay)
  • Le Lai (from Dinh Tien Hoang to Ly Thai To)
  • Le Thach Street, Tran Nguyen Han Street (from Dinh Tien Hoang to Ly Thai To)
  • Dinh Le Street
  • Nguyen Xi Street
  • Trang Tien Street (from Ngo Quyen to Hang Bai)
  • Lo Su (Dinh Tien Hoang to Nguyen Huu Huan)
  • Hang Dau (Dinh Tien Hoang to Wood bridge)
  • Hoan Kiem Lake Street
  • Luong Van Can Street (from Hang Hanh to Le Thai To)
  • Hang Bai (from Hai Ba Trung to Hang Khay)
  • Bao Khanh Street (from Bao Khanh Alley to Le Thai To).


Ho Guom walkers young jump rope (photo collection)

2. What is the walking street?


Walking Street Hanoi officially operates every weekend. Walking street time starts from 19 pm on Friday to Sunday 24 hours in the area around Hoan Kiem Lake and the Old Quarter.


In order to serve people in the walking street, Hanoi People's Committee has established 78 parking spots with a total area of ​​17,380m² with capacity of thousands of vehicles at the same time. Some parking points you can send: 15 Hai Ba Trung Street, Ly Thai To 5 points, Ngo Quyen 8 points, Quang Trung 4 points, Le Phung Hieu 1 point ...


Walking Street Ho Guom weekend bustle (photo collection)


3. What is the attraction of Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi? 
3.1. Folk games

The interesting thing about the Hanoi pedestrian street is that although there are no modern games or services, it is attractive and attracted by traditional games, bold games Ethnic identity and cultural spirit of Vietnam. For each segment of the walking street, we will see a group of people playing umbrellas or tug-of-war, play or kick ball ... many community activities take place here has attracted and attractive A lot of young people join in.





play in the street walking the sword (photo collection)

O Quan (photo collection)



Not only bring exciting experiences, these folk games also have the role of bridging, connecting people together, helping us to be back to the days of childhood innocence, forget all worries. all-purpose daily life.


3.2. Street music performance

Follow the streets in the walking street, we can easily meet the groups of performers with a variety of styles, different types of music. From fierce Latin music to light music, young music, orchestral music, traditional art forms such as gong singing, singing and singing are also sometimes encountered. The scene of people standing shoulder to shoulder swinging, singing along the music comfortably in the street without having to avoid the car is becoming one of the most beautiful images on the streets of Hanoi. Perhaps this is also one of the things that make Hanoi pedestrian streets so attractive to everyone.



Performing arts music in walking street

Performing arts music in walking street (collectibles)


3.3. Draw a portrait at the pedestrian street in Hanoi


Close to the banks of Hoan Kiem Lake, it is not difficult to get a self-portrait made by painters who set up painters here. The artwork takes only about 20 minutes to half an hour to complete. Besides, if you talk to painters, you can also hear a lot of interesting stories from these very soulful artists.


Draw a portrait of Hoan Kiem lake

Portrait of Hoan Kiem lake (photo collection)



3.4. Take beautiful pictures


In recent days, the service of taking photos and wedding photos in Hanoi pedestrian street is becoming more and more popular because it not only has beautiful scenery, closely associated with many symbols of Vietnam country people. , but also more convenient when the street is now no longer transport vehicles. Around the lake is always crowded, there are many people often take pictures. Since walking the streets, people can be more free and comfortable to save the beautiful moments.



Take a photo in Hanoi pedestrian street

Photo taking in Hanoi pedestrian street (photo collection)



4. Shopping in the pedestrian street in Hanoi

If you intend to buy some souvenirs or souvenirs or gifts for tourists, you can walk to Hang Ngang Street, Hang Dao Street, which is also the night market. There are plenty of items that you can choose from, such as clothes, shoes, watches, jewelry, souvenirs. But you should bargain offline because the seller will say a little challenge it.



Souvenirs at Hanoi night market

Souvenirs in the night market (collectibles)


5. Eat at Hanoi pedestrian street


Of course, walking around the street walking around the Sword Lake is a myriad of sidewalk dishes that you should not miss. You can enjoy the dry cow dumpling familiar to the people of Hanoi, Trang Tien ice cream is famous for its associated childhood memories or hot rolls, nem and noodle noodles ... Food along the road a lot, if go to The streets like Hang Thung or Ta Hien, also do not forget to sit to eat chicken legs salted salt or to sit and eat beer and fried potato chips.



Tạ Hiện

Xie Hsiang (photo collection)



Moreover, many vending machines have been installed along the pedestrian streets. So if you walk tired or thirsty because of hot weather here, you can also buy water in these machines, only from 5000-10000 / bottle. Very convenient right?


6. Use free wifi in Hanoi pedestrian street

To access this free wifi system, residents and visitors can access free wifi from a smartphone or handheld device on the network called "Freewifi_UBNDHANOI".



Free Wifi in the mall

Free Wifi in the city (photo collection)


After 10 seconds of introducing the banners for pedestrian walkways and logos of the sponsors, people continue to enter their personal phone numbers and be used within 30 minutes. Timeout on wifi will automatically break, if you want to access and continue to use, you just repeat the steps as above.


Hope all the useful information that Vntrip.vn synthesis on here will help you have a relaxing and exciting moments in the weekend at the pedestrian street in Hanoi!

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