- Area: 3,358,9 km²
- Population: 8,053,663 people
- Administrative division: 12 districts, 1 town and 17 districts
- Region: Red River Delta
- Phone code: 24
- License plate: 29,30,31,32,33,40
Hanoi is the capital of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and was also the capital of most of the feudal dynasties in Vietnam before. Compared to other provinces and cities of Vietnam, Hanoi is a city with potentials for tourism development. In the inner city, along with other architectural works, Hanoi also owns the most diverse museum system in Vietnam. The city also has many advantages in introducing Vietnamese culture to foreign visitors through folk theaters, traditional craft villages,… Hanoi tourism is becoming more and more attractive with visitors.
Did you know: The name “Hanoi” started to be used as a place name in Vietnam since the 12th year of Minh Mang (1831).