Area: 3,323.6 sq. km.  Population: 6,844.1 thousand habitants (2012).  Administrative divisions:   -12 urban districts: Hoan Kiem, Ba Dinh, Dong Da, Hai Ba Trung, Tay Ho, Thanh Xuan, Cau Giay, Long Bien, Hoang Mai, Ha Dong, Nam Tu Liem, Bac Tu Liem.  - 1 town: Son Tay.   - 17 rural districts: Dong Anh, Soc Son, Thanh Tri, Gia Lam (Ha Noi); Ba Vi, Chuong My, Dan Phuong, Hoai Duc, My Duc, Phu Xuyen,…
Location: On the way to Huong Pagoda, in Binh Minh Commune, Thanh Oai District, Ha Noi. Characteristics: There are two beautiful communal houses: "Noi" or Inner Communal House and "Ngoai" or Outer one.
Location: In Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi. Characteristic: The village of Ngu Xa appears as a small peninsula near the Truc Bach Lake. It's where many sophisticated bronze products were produced for the needs of the ancient capital of Thang Long.
Location: Situated in Mia Village, Duong Lam Commune, Son Tay Town, Ha Noi. Characteristics: The pagoda was built during the Tran Dynasty (1225-1406) and still preserves many ancient artifacts.
Location: Located at the end of Gia Phuc Village, Nguyen Trai Commune, Thuong Tin District, Ha Noi. Characteristics: Dau Pagoda is famous for the two bronzes' Xa Loi bodies: Vu Khac Minh and Vu Khac Truong.
Location: Tran Quoc Pagoda is located on an islet of West Lake in Ha Noi. Characteristic: Tran Quoc Pagoda is one of the oldest pagodas in Viet Nam and a cultural symbol of Vietnamese Buddhism.
Location: Ly Quoc Su Pagoda is at 50 Ly Quoc Su Street, Hoan Kiem District, Ha Noi Characteristic: Ly Quoc Su Pagoda worships a Buddhist Monk of the Ly Dynasty (the 10th - 12th centuries). This Monk, whose full name was Nguyen Chi Thanh, was born on 1066 in Dien Xa Village, Gia Vien District in Ninh Binh Province in the reign of King Ly…
Location: Friendship Cultural Palace is on Tran Hung Dao St., Ha Noi. Characteristics: The construction of the palace started on November 5, 1978 and completed on September 1, 1985. The Friendship Cultural Palace, also called Huu Nghi Cultural Palace, was a present from the USSR Central Trade Union Council to the Viet Nam Trade Union.
Location: Ha Noi Young Pioneer Palace is at 36 Ly Thai To St., Ha Noi. Characteristics: During the French domination period, the building was divided into two parts: the northern area was a kindergarten and the southern area was a French club. After Liberation Day in October 1954, the building became the Young Pioneer Center, a recreation center for children.
Location: Voi Phuc Temple is located inside the precinct of Thu Le Zoological Garden, belonging to Ngoc Khanh Ward, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi. Characteristics: The temple worships Linh Lang who is known as one of four Guardian Gods - Thang Long Tay Tran (Thang Long Citadel's Western Guardian God).
Location: Kim Lien Pagoda is located in Quang An Village, Tay Ho District, Ha Noi. Characteristic: Kim Lien Pagoda was originally built on Nghi Tam Peninsula, on the bank of West Lake. The pagoda was part of the former Tu Hoa Palace of the Ly Dynasty.
Location: In Yen Village, Thach That District, Ha Noi. Characteristics: It is also an exposition gallery for many national engraving and sculpture masterpieces.
Location: Situated at the foot of Sai Son Mountain in Phuong Cach Commune, Quoc Oai District, Ha Noi City. Characteristics: The pagoda was built in the 11th century according to Sino-Vietnamese character Tam, managed by Priest Tu Dao Hanh.
Location: Hoang Dieu Street, Ba Dinh District. Characteristics: Doan Mon is the main entrance to the Forbidden City belonging to the Central sector of Imperial Citadel of Thang Long - Ha Noi.
Location: Yen Phu Incense Village is in the Yen Phu city gate, located on the edge of the mysterious West Lake in Tay Ho District, Ha Noi. Characteristic: Besides the ornamental fish breeding, inhabitants in the village have done incense for long time. 
Ha Noi Department of Tourism
Address: 3B Hoang Dieu- Ba Dinh- Ha Noi- Viet Nam
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