Hanoi, also called the Hanoi Capital,
is the capital and second-most populous city of Vietnam.
It covers an area of 3,359.82 km2, and consists of 12
urban districts, one district-leveled town and 17 rural
districts. It is located within the Red River Delta of
A major tourist destination in Vietnam, Hanoi offers well-preserved French colonial architecture, religious sites dedicated to Buddhism, Catholicism, Confucianism and Taoism, several historical landmarks of Vietnamese imperial periods, and a large number of museums. The Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long in Ba Dinh District was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010.
The city hosts various educational institutions and cultural venues of significance, including the Vietnam National University, the Mỹ Đình National Stadium, and the Vietnam National Museum of Fine Arts.
Views in Hanoi,Vietnam