Welcome to Hanoi!

Hanoi, also spelled Ha Noi, capital city of Vietnam. The city is situated in northern Vietnam on the western bank of the Red River, about 85 miles (140 km) inland from the South China Sea.

Dine on the wild and wonderful at every corner, sample market wares, uncover an evolving arts scene, then sleep soundly in luxury for very little cost. Meet the people, delve into the past and witness the awakening of a Hanoi on the move.


passport-cardFoundation as capital of the Đại Việt 1010

light-bulbEstablishment as capital of Vietnam



12 urban districts, 1 district-leveled town and 17 rural districts

areaArea (total)

233.56 km2

popuationPopulation (December 2017)


gdpGRDP per capita

US$ 4,031

timezoneTime zone


websiteOfficial Website