Walking tour explores Hàng Da Market

Update: November, 10/2016 - 09:00
Traditional sights: Gate of an old house on Ngõ Trạm Street in Hàng Da Market area. – Photo
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI – On Sunday, the Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) will host a city walk to discover the back alleys of Hàng Da Market area.

Hidden pagodas, small communal houses dedicated to patrons of craft guilds, narrow streets full of local life, Chinese merchant mansions, legends you haven’t heard before, bits of the old citadel, and more characterise this charming walk through the small streets and alleys surrounding the old leather market.

The group, which is limited to 10 people, will gather at 51 Đường Thành Street, in front of Hồng Hà Theatre.

The two-and-a-half hour English-speaking tour will start at 9.30am. Cost: VNĐ70,000. Registration: contact Loan at – VNS