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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  • Dating back 1,000 years, much of the old shopping district was destroyed in the 19th century by war. Known as "Silk Street", this is one of the original 36 streets in Hanoi's Old Quarter shopping...  more »
  • Walked Hang Gai Street several times from Serene Premier Hotel to Hoan Kiem Lake. I noticed lots of tourist shops, but nothing that really stood out.  more »

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