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Reviewed 3 days ago

The evening started with our hotel hailing a 'legitimate' taxi for us. He drove us to the Pan Pacific Hotel which was not easy to access, requiring a VERY interesting U-turn on causeway! The Summit Bar is THE PLACE to view Hanoi from on high....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Diverdanperth
Reviewed 4 days ago

its a very, big and clean and green square. in the afternoon I found many people are walking and running here. but entering here was not very easy, u need to follow a prescribed way for security check. the square is big and nice. the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 1 week ago

In our opinion, a visit to Hanoi is not complete without visiting this area. This is also the spot where Ho Chi Minh declared independence from french colonial rule on Sep 1945. It is easy to spend a couple of hours visiting all the sights,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Directly in front of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is the large open space named Ba Dinh Square, it is here on second day of September 1945 that Ho Chi Minh read the Vietnam Independence Declaration. Today the square remains a political and cultural hub for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kpiddy
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Ba Dinh Square is the name of a square in Hanoi where president Ho Chi Minh read proclaimation of independence from French in 1945. Famous for national historical events.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Naina-Damani
Reviewed November 18, 2018

It was here Uncle Ho (Ho Chi Minh) declared independence of Vietnam in 1945. There are a lot of important buildings around this square. Most important being the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Others are Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts, One Pillar Pagoda...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank njan45
Reviewed October 11, 2018

My partner & I paid USD40 or VND944,000 each for a Hanoi Day City Tour & Ba Dinh Square was our 1st stop. The tour guide had picked us up from the Hotel at 9:30 am after breakfast. We were the 2nd passenger in a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Wildcat7400
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Come here at night and get a pretty view of the mausoleum We drive with Vespa and lingered too long to take photos… the security guard was not happy about that…

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Calle K
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is the huge square fronting the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Ho Chi Minh read the Proclamation of Independence here in 1945. There is a daily flag raising ceremony at 6 am in the morning. A tourist attraction, hordes of tourist visit daily.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed August 25, 2018

This is a huge square that contains Ho Chi Minh"s mausoleum.the One Pillar Pagoda and the presidential palace.The gardens are very well kept with a huge flagpole in the center,lots to see and do in this area.

Date of experience: April 2018
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February 19, 2018|
Response from Mehul_Kirit_Shah | Reviewed this property |
If you go early in the morning then minimum half day or full day as long queue at mausoleum.