Hanoi is one of the must-see Vietnam travel destinations for having many historical and cultural sites which are interesting for tourists to visit and learn about Vietnam. For examples, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem lake, Hilton prison, Old Quarter, etc. Furthermore, Hanoi has just listed among the world’s top 10 best value destinations by Tripadvisor, Lonely Planet and some other travel sites based on the cost of hotel, restaurant, taxi fares...
Yesterday, it was on the news that chef and TV personality Anthony Bourdain and U.S. President Barack Obama in his working visit in Hanoi spent only US$6 for dinner for two with cold Hanoi beer and delicious "Bun Cha - char grilled pork with rice noodles, a Hanoi street food favorite" in a local restaurant.
In fact, Hanoi has long been famous for tasty and cheap street foods. Travelers to Hanoi are always advised to book a Hanoi street food tour to explore the hidden corners of Hanoi's old quarter and enjoy mouth-watering dishes.
Best street foods and drinks in Hanoi
1. Bun Cha - char grilled pork with rice noodles
2. Pho - rice noodles with beef or chicken.
3. Cha Ca - grilled fish
4. Banh Cuon - rolling sticky rice cake
5. Nem Cuon - rolling and fresh spring roll
6. Nem Ran - fried spring roll
7. Xoi - sticky rice
8. Coffee - including black coffee with milk, ice or egg
9. Bia Hoi - draught beer
Hanoi street food tour is easy to book though Vivutravel and tourists will be escorted by our local guide who knows exactly where to try the best street foods, how to make them...