The temperature in May ranges from 25 to 31 degrees. Short but heavy downpour might occur.  You are advised to bring a light raincoat  or umbrella with you.

Electricity and voltage

The standard electrical voltage in Vietnam is 220 volts AC, 50Hz.

Types of Electrical Plugs Common in THANG LOI HOTEL; KIM LIEN HOTEL AND HUST


Vietnam’s pharmacy service is professional and carries a wide selection, but if you require prescription medication or prefer specific brands, you should bring these with you from your home country.


Means of Transportation Fare
  • BRT (Bus Rapid Transit)


  • City Bus

VND 7,000 ~ VND 9,000

  • Shuttle Bus 86 (from Noi Bai International Airport to Hanoi Station): from Hanoi Station, you can take a walk 1km to HUST.

VND 30,000

  • Taxi

~  VND 14,000/km

  • Electric Car (for City Tour)

VND 30,000


Culture & Heritage

– Imperial Citadel of Thang Long

– Water Puppet Theatre

– Hanoi Old Quarter

– Temple of Literature (Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam)

– One Pillar Pagoda

– Hoan Kiem Lake

– Hoa Lo Prison

– Tran Quoc Pagoda

– Ngoc Son Temple

– Ho Chi Minh Presidential Palace

– Hanoi Flag Tower


– Thu Le Park

– Hoa Binh Park

– Ly Thai To Park

– Thong Nhat Part (Reunification Park)


– Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

– Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

– National Museum of Vietnamese History

– Vietnam Military History Museum


– Dong Xuan Market

– Hanoi Weekend Night Market

– Hang Da Market

– Quang Ba Flower Market

Local Food

– Pho (Noodle Soup)

– Bun Cha (Grilled Pork & Noodle)

– Banh Cuon (Vietnamese Steam Rice Rolls)

– Cha Ca La Vong (Turmeric Grilled Fish)

– Banh Mi (Bread)

– Bia Hoi Hanoi (Hanoi Fresh Beer)

– Coffee














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