|Where is Hanoi located in Vietnam: Hoan Kiem Lake. Photo: Long Nguyen|
I think you may also like to read more this article: What is Vietnam capital?
If you travel to Hanoi first time, you just need know that, Hanoi is a small city and located in the Northern of Vietnam - called Tonkin (Bac bo).
Hanoi is situated between the Red River Delta, is a very wonderful terrain place in history. Red River is the source of the Vietnam's northern plains and Hanoi.
If you look on a Google map, you will see my country of Vietnam has S-shaped. And Hanoi is the bright spot with a yellow star.
Hanoi airport is located in the suburb and about 15km from away the center of the North of Hanoi city.
|Hanoi Airport - Photo: Lam Phung|
Hanoi airport is connected to many other international airports in Asia. In Vietnam, there are two major airports, that are Hanoi airport and Ho Chi Minh airport (or called Tan Son Nhat airport). But if you arrive Vietnam via Ho Chi Minh airport (located in Southern Vietnam and Mekong Delta), and then you will have to continue flying from Sai Gon to Hanoi. Read more: How to go to Hanoi from Ho Chi Minh
If you want to travel through 3 countries of Indochina and Thailand or Malaysia, Indonesia... I advise you should flying straight to Hanoi first and then you will continue flying to Hue airport or Cam Ranh - Nha Trang airport and then is Ho Chi Minh airport to go to Campuchia and Thailand...
|Where is Hanoi located on the map: From West Lake. Photo: Xuan Quynh|
If you travel to China, you just buy a plane ticket to Hanoi.
Our country is small but very long. And so, we has many different weather patterns and climate. If you go to Hanoi in December, Hanoi weather is cold but Ho Chi Minh weather is still so hot.
You can read more the article: Best time to visit Hanoi and What to wear in Hanoi. The center of Hanoi capital is the Old Quarter and this is the article: Where is Hanoi Old Quarter?
Now I think you have known something about Hanoi with your question: Where is Hanoi? If you still have not clearly know yet, you can see more Hanoi map below: