Hang Gai Street (Street of Hemp), Hanoi

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Browse textiles and traditional Vietnamese clothing along Hang Gai Street (Street of Hemp), a popular shopping district and marketplace in the capital city. Located beside the city's Old Quarter, this shopping area is known for its high-quality silk and classic craftsmanship. Along this street, you will find tailors and designers who sell their original, ready-to-wear creations as well as one-of-a-kind garments made to order with your measurements. Typically, a tailor-made design takes about 24 hours to complete, so be sure to create an itinerary that accommodates this timing. Use our Hanoi trip planner to visit Hang Gai Street (Street of Hemp) on your trip to Hanoi, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very crowded and there's a lot of motorcycle. Traffic disaster. Seen so many motorist. Still, called tuk join bike tours
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  • Apart from cafes and shops Hang Gai has a live theatre as well ... only seats about 30 for a 1 hour show.. so booking is always essential . If you want something hard to get .... this is the street yo...  more »
  • Every evening we took a walk around and on this street for good stuff to buy!! Enjoyed the experience and will treasure it always!  more »

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