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Tour Facts

Number of sights 10 sights
Distance 7.3 km
Ascend 88 m
Descend 94 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Hanoi, Vietnam. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

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Sight 1: Bach Ma Temple

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Bach Ma Temple is one of the four towns of the ancient Thang Long citadel, including four temples: Quan Thanh Temple; Kim Lien Temple ; Elephant Temple ; Bach Ma Temple, located at 76 Hang Sai Street, Hang Sai Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.

Wikipedia: Đền Bạch Mã (VI)

arrow down foot steps 1931 meters / 23 minutes

Sight 2: Doan Mon Gate

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Doan Mon (端門) is the main southern gate to Thang Long Imperial Citadel, built in the Ly Dynasty, but the doan Mon gate that still exists today was built by the Le dynasty and renovated under the Nguyen dynasty. This is one of the 5 surviving buildings in Thang Long, namely: Hanoi FlagPole, North Gate, Doan Mon, Glass Thien Palace and Temple of Literature - Quoc Tu Bishop. Doan Mon Gate is U-shaped, from East to West 46.5 m long, there are 5 arches, the middle gate arch for the king to go, the two main gates next to it are Ta Doan Mon and Huu Doan Mon. The gate is now intact. Currently, the door is the entrance of Thang Long Imperial Citadel.

Wikipedia: Đoan Môn (VI)

arrow down foot steps 469 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 3: Archeological site of Thang Long Imperial Citadel

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The Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long is a complex of historic imperial buildings located in the centre of Hanoi, Vietnam. It was first constructed in 1011 under the reign of Emperor Lý Thái Tổ of Lý dynasty.

Wikipedia: Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long (EN)

arrow down foot steps 896 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 4: Ba Dinh Square

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Ba Đình Square is the name of a square in Hanoi where president Ho Chi Minh read the Proclamation of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam on September 2, 1945. It is named after the Ba Đình Uprising, an anti-French rebellion that occurred in Vietnam in 1886–1887 as part of the Cần Vương movement. When Ho Chi Minh died, the granite Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum was built here to display his embalmed body. It remains a major site of tourism and pilgrimage.

Wikipedia: Ba Đình Square (EN)

arrow down foot steps 593 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 5: Presidential Palace

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The Presidential Palace of Vietnam, located in the city of Hanoi, currently is the official residence of the President of Vietnam. Before 1954, it was named the Palace of Governors-general of Indochina.

Wikipedia: Presidential Palace, Hanoi (EN)

arrow down foot steps 467 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 6: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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The President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is a mausoleum which serves as the resting place of Vietnamese Revolutionary leader and President Ho Chi Minh in Hanoi, Vietnam. It is a large building located in the center of Ba Dinh Square, where Ho, Chairman of the Workers' Party of Vietnam from 1951 until his death in 1969, read the Declaration of Independence on 2 September 1945, establishing the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. It is open to the public every morning except Monday.

Wikipedia: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (EN)

arrow down foot steps 379 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 7: One Pillar Pagoda

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One Pillar Pagoda Staffan Scherz / CC BY 2.0

The One Pillar Pagoda, formally belongs to an architecture complex called Diên Hựu tự (延祐寺) which means Extend Bless pagoda. The pagoda is a historic Buddhist temple in the central Ba Đình district, Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. The most famous part of this architecture complex is Liên Hoa Đài (蓮花臺) which is a temple with special structure: a building laid on one pillar. The original pagoda was built in 1049, had some additions and was perfected in 1105. It is regarded alongside the Perfume Temple, as one of Vietnam's two most iconic temples.

Wikipedia: One Pillar Pagoda (EN)

arrow down foot steps 594 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 8: Ho Chi Minh Museum

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Ho Chi Minh Museum Aaron from san francisco, United States / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Ho Chi Minh Museum is located in Hanoi, Vietnam. Constructed in the 1990s, it is dedicated to the late Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh and Vietnam's revolutionary struggle against foreign powers.

Wikipedia: Ho Chi Minh Museum (EN)

arrow down foot steps 1090 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 9: Hanoi Botanical Gardens

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Hanoi Botanical Garden or Botanical Park is a green park located in the northwest of Hanoi capital, established in the early years of the French who arrived in Vietnam in the invasion of colonial and colonial. Currently the garden is like the green lungs of Hanoi, where nature lovers are immersed in green leaves and the sounds of the forest, with the ancient trees with the arms of the bracelets of the people hugging the witness of the witness. Many events in the history of the capital.

Wikipedia: Vườn bách thảo Hà Nội (VI)

arrow down foot steps 877 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 10: Quan Thanh Temple

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Quán Thánh Temple, also known as Trấn Vũ Temple, is a Taoist temple in Hanoi, Vietnam. Dated to the 11th century, the temple was dedicated to Xuan Wu, or Trấn Vũ in Vietnamese, one of the principal deities in Taoism. As one of the Four Sacred Temples of the capital, Quan Thánh Temple is located near West Lake in a ward of the same name: Quán Thánh Ward; and is one of the leading tourist attractions in Hanoi. The temple's name means Place of the Gods. The name of the long street running by the temple is also called 'Quán Thánh' street.

Wikipedia: Quán Thánh Temple (EN)

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