From the Ancient Quarter of the city to the calming lakes and waers, Hanoi has plenty to offer as Vietnam's capital city. Bustling and thriving, the city is ideal for walking and exploring the region's vast history. Choose Cathay Dragon for your flights to Hanoi and enjoy reclining seats, high-quality cuisine, and impeccable service no matter which class you choose.
First visit to Hanoi
For recent history, start at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum at Ba Dinh Square, where Ho Chi Minh first delivered his declaration of independence on behalf of his countrymen in 1945. The Ho Chi Minh Museum, located nearby, details the leader’s history in one of the city's most impressive buildings. For some peace and tranquillity, follow the walking trail around Hoan Kiem Lake. For local colour and culture, stroll along the 36 streets that make up the Ancient Quarter, the historic region with plenty of local wares to browse and cuisine to sample.
Travel tips for Hanoi
The compact city makes it easy to navigate most attractions by foot. Hire taxis, bicycles, or motorbikes for added convenience. Start your visit in style – book your Hanoi flights with Cathay Dragon today.