City walk from Hoe Nhai Street to Long Bien Bridge
The Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) plans to host a walk on March 20, from Hoe Nhai Street to the iconic Long Bien Bridge.
The FVH walking tour will start from Hang Dau Water Tower and end at the iconic Long Bien Bridge. — Photo kienviet.net
Taking place from 9.30am to 12pm, the English-speaking tour will start from Hang Dau Water Tower to Hoe Nhai Street which hosts Hoe Nhai Pagoda, before getting into Hang Than Street – the route leading to Long Bien railway station and Long Biên Bridge under the arches.
Tour members will learn about the history of the area, the French influence, what the streets were famed for in the past and what their modern-day activities are.
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