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The Second International Symposium on
Southeast Asian Water Environment

    General Information

    - Hanoi, Beautiful and Romantic Place -

    Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam and has about 3 millions habitants and covers an area of more than 2000 sq. km. It is very beautiful and romantic with 4 seasons around year. Situated in Northern of Vietnam, the average temperature is about 17 degrees Celsius in January and 29 degrees Celsius in June. From May to October, the Red River Delta has high temperature, heavy rain and typhoon.

    In addition, Hanoi is rich in cultural and political history and referred to by some as "the Paris of the Orient" with its broad tree lined boulevards, many lakes and parks, belle-epoque villas and over 600 pagodas and temples that reflect a unique blend of Indo-Chinese and French colonial influences.

    Hoan Kiem Lake (Presented by Sunway Hotel, Hanoi)

    Opera House (Presented by Sunway Hotel, Hanoi)

    - Places of Interest in Hanoi -

  • Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum and Museum
  • Hanoi Opera House
  • Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake)
  • One Pillar Pagoda (Chua Mot Cot)
  • Tran Quoc Pagoda
  • Temple of Literature, built 1070 A.D. Vietnam's first University dedicated to Confucius
  • Water Puppets Theatre
  • Maison Centrale

  • - Other Link for More Information on Hanoi -

  • Vietnamtourism -Hanoi: travel tips, destination guide, accomodations, useful address

    Updated: August 31, 2004