10 fun things to do with kids in Hanoi
Hanoi is a beautiful city that is very rich in color and has some of the most attractive places you can always visit. This is a city that freely allows you to bring the kids along with you because it has a lot of places where your kids can visit, have fun, and learn a lot.
Hanoi is known to be one of the best places in Vietnam to visit with kids because of the numerous kid-friendly sites it has. The beauty of this country is unimaginable. Regarding the populations, Hanoi is known to be the second largest in the whole of Vietnam, and it is one of the oldest capitals in the entire world which is an interesting fact.
As mentioned earlier, Hanoi has some of the most interesting places that make the perfect spots to visit with kids. In these places, you can rest be assured that your kids will leave the place better than they came.
OUR TOP TEN RATED fun things to do with kids in Hanoi ARE:
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
This museum is located in Hanoi, and it is very rich in the history and information about fifty-four ethnic groups found in the whole of Vietnam. It is a fact that your trip to a certain country is incomplete if you have no historical information about the place.
What better way for kids to learn the history of Vietnam ethnicity if not by visiting the museum. This museum has excellently preserved the culture and socio-cultural heritage of the place. It magnificently depicts the way of life of the Vietnamese with the help of the visuals and symbols.
The exhibition hall of the museum features different objects that represent the groups, a library, a leisure area, a research center, and so on. It is a spectacular and fascinating place to be for children of all ages. It is also a wonderful place for adults to enrich their world history knowledge.
Thang Long water puppet Theatre
This theatre is located at Dinh Tien Hoang Street, and it is a place where you can be sure that your kids will enjoy. It is no secret that kids enjoy puppet shows and thus you can be sure that this will be one of the best places to visit. Typically, here, there are seventeen short sketches, and traditional puppets are used.
Every performance takes around one hour. The performance is always accompanied by a Vietnamese orchestra which makes it more interesting. There is plenty of drums, cymbals, bamboo flutes, wooden bells, horns, and more instruments being used.
To enjoy the show, you are only required to pay VND 100,000 and an additional charge if you want to record or photograph the show. This is just a small amount that you pay for all the fun that your kids will have. They will have lots of stories to tell afterward.
Hoan Kiem Lake
I tend to believe no kid does not love the sight of a vast water body. Hoan Kiem Lake is a perfect place to visit with kids. It is a very beautiful, attractive, and serene place. It will give you a perfect chance to enjoy nature’s best experiences as you stroll around under the old trees. The serene environment is ideal for you and your kids to have the perfect bonding time during your trip. This place also has amazing green grounds forming the ideal spot for picnics.
The fantastic breeze in this place is excellent and refreshing. It is a perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. It is a place that will calm your spirit, soul, and mind giving you and your kids the chance to unclutter the mind.
Every city has a mall because investors have discovered how malls are a great source of profit. In every country, kids like to visit the mall and enjoy the different fun and exciting things, activities, and so on. The mall is a very interesting place, and there is never a single dull moment.
The AEON mall is the perfect place for the entire family and not just the kids. While here, you can engage in some pleasurable activities such as balling at Dream Games. Dream Games is located on the third and fourth floors of the mall.
While at the mall, you can get the chance to shop around and learn more about the culture of Vietnam based on what is present in the mall. Other than shopping, there are also numerous restaurants where you can go and enjoy the mouthwatering traditional cuisines without any disturbances. The mall is always open as from 10 AM up to 10 PM.
There is one thing that makes this place an outstanding place in Hanoi; the presence of an ice-skating rink. Kids always enjoy ice-skating. It is a fun activity that will keep the kids entertained for long hours. By visiting this place, their trip to Hanoi will be memorable; not just for them but you as well. Parents can skate with their kids and have quality bonding times with them at all times.
When the weather is not as conducive to engage in outdoor activities, this is the perfect place to escape to. Other than just ice-skating, there are many other activities that you can engage in while at the mall that is sure to make the entire family’s experience the best.
This is the first of its kind as a place where kids can go to and be glad that they went to. tiNiworld is a recreational as well as an educational center in Hanoi. It is wonderfully designed and built to amuse kids while educating them. It is an intriguing and entertaining place for kids of all ages.
This place has a variety of games and activities for kids to engage in. While engaging in the activities, their skills are built and developed. They learn about teamwork, painting, and so much more. A few days in this place will help your kids to become wholesome individuals who can excellently relate to others and be productive.
Vinpearl land Water Park
This water park is located at Vincom Mega Mall Royal City. It is a place where your kids will get a safe environment to play around in the water. It is no secret that kids are notorious when it comes to playing with water. Even so, with this secured place to unleash all their crazy love for splashing around, you can be calm and relaxed.
This place houses a swimming pool that is as big as the Olympics swimming pool. It also has a diving pool, spa pool, wave pool, and a total of two playgrounds. With the plenteous colorful rides and flumes, every kid will be excited and glad they came along.
Other than just the kids, you are sure also to have a great and memorable time in Hanoi. This is a place where memories are made; the best memories.
Again, rarely will you find a kid who is not interested in the circus and especially if there are animals involved. Central Circus is an excellent place to visit with your kids. There are amazing, fascinating, and spectacular performances that everyone is going to enjoy.
At this place, you will find a lot of clowns and acrobats, and these always excite kids. They can be hilarious and fun to watch as they pull amazing ‘tricks’ that leave your kids in awe.
Other than the performances, your kids can also enjoy fairground games that can keep them entertained and occupied. Central Circus is located close to Thien Quang Lake.
Ho Tay Water Park
This is yet another place that kids love with all their heart. It gives them the perfect setting to enjoy splashing water around. This park has numerous high-speed water slides that are exciting and fascinating. There are also plenty of fountains, a wave pool, a lazy river, and so much more. While here, you can also visit the adventure theme park adjustment to this water park. This will help you kill two birds with one stone.
Your kids will have fun in this water park only at the cost of VND 125,000.
Thong Nhat Park
The park is always an interesting place to visit as it gives the perfect ground to relax and bond. After an eventful day, you can take the children to this park where they will get the chance to enjoy the swan pedal boats, playing in the mirror house, and so much more. This place is not only excellent for children but also adults. It gives you the perfect feel of nature’s serenity and tranquility.
Many kids love this place and particularly because of the swan pedal boat. It is an exciting and adventurous activity that kids, as well as parents, can enjoy as they bond. The cool shades make everything better.
While in Hanoi, you can never miss visiting these excellent places with kids. They offer a lot of entertaining, exciting, educational, and memorable experiences for the entire family.