4. Attractions in Hanoi
Some locations in the center of Hanoi
*Temple of LiteratureA�(Quoc Tu Giam)
Opening hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m from November to March and 7h30 a.m- 6 p.m for remaining months. Temple A? Literature is closed on Sunday.
Location: 58 Quoc Tu Giam, Dong Da district, about 20km to the West from Hoan Kiem Lake.
Entrance fee: VND 10.000/ turn.
*Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple
Flowers and ornamental plants are planted around the lake. There is Turtle Tower between the lake and Ngoc Son Temple on the lake. There are many other historical sites around the lake such as But Tower engraved 3 words a�? Ta Thanh Thiena�? ( written on the blue sky), Dai Nghien, Tran Ba, Hoa Phong tower..
Location: Dinh tien Hoang street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi
Openning hour: 8 a.m-5 p.m
Entrance fee: VND 10.000/ person, free for children under 15 years old.
* Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum – One Pillar Pagoda
One Pillar Pagoda located near Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, so you can take a stroll to visit the unique architecture.
Opening hour: opening 5 days per week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday morning. From April to October opening from 7:30 a.m-10:30 a.m; From November to March, opening from 8 a.m to 11 a.m; opening more 30 minutes on holidays, Saturdays, Sundays. Every year, in October and November, Mausoleum is closed to repair
*87 Ma May House
87 Ma May House is located in the north of Hoan Kiem Lake in the area of Hanoia��s Old Quarter. The house was built around the late nineteenth century and still retains quite full details of Hanoi’s ancient architecture.
Opening hour: 8 a.m-20 p.m. there are Dao Xa folk art performances, ca tru at 7 p.m everyday, lasting 60 minutes.
Ticket: VND 5.000-10.000/ person.
Location: 87 Ma May, Hang Buon, Hoan Kiem
*Nhat Tan flower garden
There are flowers blooming all year round
Entrance fee: VND 20.000/person
Location : Going into 264 Au Co lane, Tay Ho district.
Some place around Hanoi city.
*Duong Lam ancient village ( about 50km far from the Hanoi center)
Vehicle: From Hanoi, you can go to Duong Lam by car, motorcycle, even bus, then take motorcycle taxi to the village
-By bus: Kim Ma bus station-> Son Tau: no.70
Ha Dong bus station-> Son Tay. No.77
My Dinh bus station-> Son Tay, no.71
-A�A�A�A� By passenger car: My Dinh-Phu tho ( takes you about 1:15 minutes)
-A�A�A�A� By taxi: Son Tay taxi (04) 33626262
*Bat Trang village ( about 15 km far from the Hanoi center)
Direction: From the center of Hanoi, you can follow Vinh Tuy bridge, thanh Tri bridge. Through Hong River, you turn the right about 10-15km, you reach Bat Trang village. You can also take bus no.47 from Long Bien station.A�vietnam travel