Tran Quoc Pagoda located on an island east of Ho Tay (West Lake District), the temple has a history of 1500 years, is considered to be the oldest in Thang Long - Hanoi. Temple architecture with harmonious combination between the majestic, ancient landscape between the quiet elegance of a vast lake bearing. Buddhist center of Thang Long in the Ly and Tran. With the value of history and architecture, Tran Quoc Pagoda, famous sacred place of the Buddha, is the attraction of many Buddhists and visitors, foreign tourism in Vietnam.
West Lake is also the name of such as Dam physics, Lake Taurus, Lang Bac, Dam Dam, Doai Lake, is the largest natural lake in the city of Hanoi.Lake has an area of over 500 hectares with a perimeter of 18 km. Lake is located in northwest central Hanoi.Geographical sector history has proven, West Lake is one of the old Red River in the condensation process after changing river flow. The adjacent area around West Lake will be planned to become the new center of Hanoi in the near future. Gradually replace the current position is Hoan Kiem Lake.
One Pillar Pagoda whose letter is Dien Huu (long-term blessing) was built in 1049 during the reign of King Ly Thai Tong. Legend has it that when that King Ly Thai Tong elderly that do not have a son, the king often go to the temples to pray. One night he dreamed Buddha Avalokitesvara up station square lotus flowers in a lake west of Thang Long, hand picked boys gave it to the king. Shortly after the birth of a son queen. The king to build the One Pillar Pagoda has the appearance as seen in the dream to worship Buddha Avalokiteshvara.
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, also known as President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, where the remains of President Ho Chi Minh.Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum was officially launched September 2, 1973, at the former location of the stage between the Ba Dinh Square, where he has chaired the rally.
Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam is located in the south of the ancient city of Thang Long areas, total Huu experimentation, Tho Xuong district; French colonial village Thinh Hao, General Yen Ha, Hoang Long District, Ha Dong province. The city of Hanoi. Four sides are, the main port city Quoc Tu Giam (the South), north Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, west of Ton Duc Thang Street, east of the city is the Temple of Literature. Architectural complex is located in an area of 54331m2, including: lake Van, Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam and garden home architecture that could be Van worship Confucius Temple and Quoc Tu Giam, the first high school Vietnam.