Hanoi, renowned for its centuries-old temples and also French colonial buildings, is just one of the globe’s six best places to check out by bike, according to a survey of tourists.
The survey commissioned by Dutch online travel agency Booking.com of over 48,000 respondents in 31 nations claimed the various other 5 are Uyuni in Bolivia, Valencia in Spain, Moab in the united state, Riva del Garda in Italy, and also Carretera Austral in Chile.
“Known for its centuries-old architecture, lakes, parks and also over 600 holy places and also pagodas, the resources Hanoi uses a network of superb cycling paths that enable tourists to discover among citizens on bicycles,” it claimed.
Visitors can cycle along the old quarter, residence to a range of dining establishments and street-side food delays that serve traditional Vietnamese recipes such as beef noodle soup and shrimp cakes.
Those that fancy a field trip out of the city can reserve a one-day scenic tour to surrounding Ninh Binh Province, around 2 hrs away, for a two-hour watercraft scenic tour with golden paddy rice fields as well as sedimentary rock caves and also biking along rice paddy areas in Hoa Lu, the capital of Vietnam in the 10th as well as 11th centuries.
In Hanoi, there are several areas to rent out bicycles such as 29 Nhat Chieu Street, 96 Yen Hoa, Yen Phu Street, as well as 81 Lac Long Quan Street for VND100,000-200,000 ($4.30-8.60) a day.