Take a stroll around the lakeshore, explore the ancient temples and see old town residents prepare for a new day or rest under the shade of old trees.
Hoan Kiem Lake is one of the most famous sights of Hanoi and is home to the most romantic temples and temples of the capital. Just a short walk from the old town, the lake is a peaceful green space in the middle of busy crowded capital. Here, visitors can join the local chess players, stroll around the lake or relax under the trees.
Hoan Kiem Lake, commonly known as Hoan Kiem Lake, is based on the legend that Le Loi returned the precious sword to the god Kim Quy after the extermination of foreign invaders.
Visiting Hoan Kiem lake in Hanoi
In the middle of the lake is Ngoc Son Island and Ngoc Son Temple with majestic appearance. Between the lake and the island is the Red Huc Bridge. If lucky, when crossing the bridge, visitors can also see the turtle ball floating around to sunbathe. According to researchers, this species is endemic only in Ho Guom.
Bring the plate and organize picnic in the shade of the lake. Hoan Kiem Lake is just a few minutes walk from the markets and many food outlets. Take a look at local residents exercise, running around the lake or join them.
Guests can easily find sidewalk cafes around the lake wiht Bewitching Honeymoon in Vietnam
. Or walk to the Old Quarter to enjoy Hanoi specialties at pretty restaurants.
Hoan Kiem Lake is located near the Old Quarter of Hanoi and from the lake can walk to many famous landscapes and other famous capital. There are bus routes and several streets that allow parking around the lake. No fee to visit the lake.