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Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi is the perfect combination of the old and the new. With an astounding number of skyscrapers, mega shopping malls, it’s the busiest district in Hanoi. Yet, traditional traits are still nicely fostered and can be found on the streets. Read on to learn more about the Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi!

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The Minh Khai can be jammed during the rush hours

Table of Contents

  • Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi Overview
  • How to Get to Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi?
  • Where to Visit in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi
  • What to Do in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi
  • Hotel Recommendations in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi Overview

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Location on Google Maps

  • Hai Ba Trung District is named after The Trung Sisters, two Vietnamese heroines
  • It is the busiest urban District with a population of 318,000 people
  • It borders Long Bien to the East, Dong Da to the West, Thanh Xuan to the Southwest, Hoang Mai to the South, and Hoan Kiem to the North
  • Used to be the Southern gateway of Thang Long Imperial City, Hai Ba Trung District now still has traces of three city gates: Dong Lien (Kim Lien – Dai Co Viet), Cau Den (Hue – Bach Mai), and Dong Mac (Lo Duc – Tran Khat Chan)

How to Go to Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

The most common ways to travel in Hanoi are taking a bus or grabbing a taxi:

  • If you choose to take a bus, from Hoan Kiem area, take the bus route 40 to go from 16 Hai Ba Trung to 16 Nguyen Khoai (30 minutes); from Ba Dinh area, take the bus route 45 to go from Hoang Dieu – Hoang Van Thu Crossroad to 18 Nguyen Khoai (50 minutes); from Tay Ho area, take the bus route 55A from Thang Loi Hotel to 18 Nguyen Khoai (40 minutes)
  • The easiest way to go to Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi is to grab a taxi. Some of the most credible taxi companies are Mai Linh, and Sao Hanoi, or you can book via ride-hailing apps such as Grab, Be, or GoViet (motorbike taxis only)

How to Get to Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

Thong Nhat Park (Le-nin Park)

Address: Tran Nhan Tong, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 6:00 AM- 10:00 PM

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Thong Nhat Park is perfect for those who like to exercise and enjoy the fresh air

Thien Quang Pagoda – Quang Hoa Pagoda – Phap Hoa Pagoda

Address: 31 – 33 Tran Binh Trong, Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: All Day

Hom Market

Address: 79 Hue, Ngo Thi Nham, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Hom Market is a long-living market in Hanoi and is famous for its diversity in products

*Tip for visiting Hom Market: Visit the market either in the early morning or late afternoon to avoid crowds

Vincom Center Ba Trieu

Address: 191 Ba Trieu, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 9:45 PM

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Vincom Center Ba Trieu is one of the most crowded shopping centers in Hanoi

Aquarium Times City

Address: Vincom Mega Mall Times City, 458 Minh Khai, Vinh Phu, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 9:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Entrance fee:

  • Mondays to Fridays: People from 140cm and above: VND 170,000/person
  • People from 80cm to 140cm: VND 100,000/person
  • Weekends and People from 140cm and above: VND 220,000/person
  • Public Holidays: People from 80cm to 140cm: VND 150,000/person
  • People under 80cm: Free

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Aquarium Times City attracts both locals and international visitors

What to Do in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

Being the busiest district in Hanoi, Hai Ba Trung district bears a dynamic vibe. Thanks to its variety of distinctive activities and budget-friendly local street food, the district is a favorite destination for the younger generations.

Entertain Yourself at Jump Arena

Address: 1A Tang Bat Ho, Pham Dinh Ho, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Entrance fee: 

Mondays to Fridays:

  • VND 110,000/person (60 minutes)
  • Unlimited time: VND 180,000/person
  • Kids’ Playground: VND 80,000/person (60 minutes)

Weekends and Public Holidays:

  • VND 160,000/person (60 minutes)
  • Unlimited time: VND 240,000/person
  • Kids’ Playground: VND 100,000/person (60 minutes)

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Being the hottest entertainment playground in Hanoi nowadays, Jump Arena provides a wide range of unique activities to choose from

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The Kids’ Playground at Jump Arena

Explore Street Food at The “Golden Triangle” of Three Major Universities

Since there are a lot of undergraduate students in this area, the demand for affordable food is present. Therefore, you can expect to find some good eats in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi.

Address: Around the area of Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi National Economic University, and Hanoi University of Civil Engineering

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“Banh ga” Hong Mai (Deep-fried chicken balls) is a signature dish of this food paradise

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“Banh dua” (Coconut pancakes) is sold in most corners of this area. A serving costs only VND 5,000 and the flavor is surprisingly good

Try More Tasty Food

“Sua Chua Tran Chau Ha Long” (Ha Long’s yogurt with white pearls) 

Address: 13 Le Dai Hanh, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Price range: VND 25,000 – VND 40,000

“Bun Ngan” (Vermicelli with Wild Goose)

Address: 42 Bui Ngoc Duong, Bach Mai, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Price range: VND 30,000 – VND 40,000

“Bun Oc” (Snail Noodles)

Address: 433 Bach Mai, Truong Dinh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Price range: VND 30,000 – VND 50,000

Sticky rice

Address: 68 Ta Quang Buu, Bach Mai, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 4:30 PM – 4:00 AM
Price range: VND 20,000 – VND 40,000

Hang Out at The Best Coffee Shops

Infact Coffee

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Infact Coffee features a modern look

Address: 342 Ba Trieu, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Price range: VND 35,000 – VND 60,000

Mono Coffee Lab

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Mono Coffee Lab offers a vintage vibe 

Address: 3 Ho Xuan Huong, Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 7:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Price range: VND 30,000 – VND 60,000

Okopi

Address: 1A Hoa Lu, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Price range: VND 30,000 – VND 45,000

Lofita

Address: 9th Floor, 10 388 Hue, Le Dai Hanh, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Opening hours: 7:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Price range: VND 45,000 – VND 100,000

Hotel Recommendations in Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

HÔTEL du PARC HANOÏ

Address: 84 Nguyen Du, Tran Nhan Tong, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Price range: VND 2,000,000 – VND 5,000,000

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HÔTEL du PARC HANOÏ is proud to bring its customers with the best amenities and service, which is a combination of Japanese’ passionate hearts and Vietnamese’ hospitality (Check price and availability)

Canary Hotel Hanoi

Address: 4 Vu Huu Loi, Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Price range: VND 1,300,000 – VND 2,700,000

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Canary Hotel Hanoi’s design is exceptionally unique and luxurious (Check price and availability)

La Casa Hanoi Hotel

Address: 17 Pham Dinh Ho, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Price range: VND 1,100,000 – VND 2,000,000

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La Casa Hanoi Hotel assures to comfort and satisfies its customers with international-qualified four-star service
(Check price and availability)

Sunway Hotel

Address: 13 Pham Dinh Ho, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi
Price range: VND 800,000 – VND 1,500,000

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Looking for more reasonably priced accommodations? Sunway Hotel is the best choice for its high-quality service and amenities (Check price and availability)

Our Take on Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi

Hai Ba Trung District in Hanoi is the perfect destination if you love a mix of traditional charm from pagoda culture, street food, local markets, … and the modernization from numerous entertainment and shopping centers. So, whenever you’re in Hanoi, remember to check out Hai Ba Trung and let us know what you think!

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