The discovery of Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is a popular destination in Hanoi. Come here, you can experience some excellent restaurants near the mausoleum. Refer to the introduction and description about Ho Chi Minh mausoleum of Galatourist with the article below.

Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum Hanoi was officially constructed on September 2 in 1973, at the position of the old stand between Ba Dinh square - where Uncle Ho stood before all the people and read the "Declaration of independence" the birth of Vietnam democratic republic.

The entrance of inside Ho Chi Minh mausoleum

Introduction of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Hanoi

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is located at 25 Hung Vuong, Dien Bien Ward, Ba Dinh district, in the heart of Hanoi. However, visitors who want to join Hanoi 1 day itinerary tour including the visit of Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi, visitors must go from the Ho Chi Minh museum Hanoi entrance at 19 Ngoc Ha, Ba Dinh under the guidance of the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi management or follow the people group to visit mausoleum. Despite the many ups and downs of history as well as the influence of harsh nature, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is still beautiful and impressing in the feel of visitors.

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is a place to set the frail, pale body of Ho Chi Minh in the bowels of the building in a glass sarcophagus. Not only a rest in place of the major leader of Vietnam nation but also is the converging place of the architecture and the culture of Hanoi.

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is built in 3 layers with the height of 21.6m, in which the lower layer is the step level, the middle layer is the corpses and corridors, the up and down stairs, the top layer is the tent roof level. From the first steps to Ba Dinh square, from the faraway visitors can see the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi with the words " Ho Chi Minh president" by pink plum, it is extremely striking and impressive.

Overview of Ho Chi Minh mausoleum 

How to go to Ho Chi Minh mausoleum?

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is located in the heart of Hanoi, to visit Uncle Ho's mausoleum, visitors can choose different means of transportation such as cars, motorbikes, buses, taxis ... depending on their needs and conditions.

- By car, motorbike: visitors go straight Trang Thi street to the fork, turn to Dien Bien Phu street. Running down Dien Bien Phu street is to Ba Dinh square.

Here, visitors can send the car at two addresses: Ong Ich Khiem - opposite the management and 19 Ngoc Ha street - the Ho Chi Minh museum entrance, then walk into the mausoleum entrance.

- By bus: There are many bus stops near Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi which tourists can refer to save travel costs as well as watching the streets of Hanoi.

Bus stops near Uncle Ho's mausoleum are No. 09 (Direction: Bo Ho - Cau Giay - Bo Ho), No. 18 (Directions: Bach Khoa - Long Bien - Chua Boc - Bach Khoa), 33 (Direction: Xuan Dinh - My Dinh bus station.

In addition, there are many other bus routes that visitors can refer to as 22 (Direction: Gia Lam bus station - Institute 103), 33 (Direction: Xuan Dinh - My Dinh bus station), 45 (Direction: Nam Thang Long - Times City), 50 (Directions: Long Bien - National stadium).

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi opening hours

According to experience in Hanoi traveling, not only the big holidays but all morning of the week, except Monday and Friday, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is always open for visitors. If on the May 19, on September 2, which coincides with Monday or Friday, the mausoleum is still open for visitors.

- In summer (from April 01 to October 31):

+ Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Thursdays: from 7:30 to 10:30.

+ Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: from 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm

- In winter (from November 1 to March 31 of the following year): From 8:00 to 11:00.

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi entrance fee

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi is open free to Vietnamese visitors. For foreigners, it costs 25,000 VND to visit Uncle Ho's stilt house.

Schedule to visit Uncle Ho's mausoleum

After sending the car from Ho Chi Minh museum Hanoi entrance, visitors will follow the people group into Uncle Ho's mausoleum or as directed by the tour guide. Before visiting, visitors must send items, including telephone, video recording equipment because the tomb is not allowed to take pictures or film. The first destination visitors will be admired Ba Dinh square. Here, the guards will be dedicated to guiding each group to visit the tomb. If you go on holiday, weekend visitors have to wait a bit longer because the number of people to Uncle Ho is very crowded.

After visiting the area inside Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Hanoi, visitors follow the directions out, along the way will lead to Chairman building and Uncle Ho fish ponds - the tourist sites in Hanoi. At this time visitor is not only comfortable when to visit, explore the natural beauty, record the memorable memories but also to watch the fish and hear the guide introduces many interesting things. From the stilt house, visitors continue to follow the guidance of the tomb management to the Ho Chi Minh museum. This is one of the largest museums in Vietnam, which holds and exhibits valuable artifacts about Ho Chi Minh's life. On the way, visitors will stop and visit the One Pillar Pagoda - the temple established by the Asian Records Foundation is the most unique pagoda architecture.

The visit of Uncle Ho's mausoleum 

Some notices when visiting Uncle Ho's mausoleum

- Dress when visiting the tomb of Uncle Ho: When visiting Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, visitors should choose polite and serious clothes. Absolutely not dressing too short or open.

- Attitude: Keep silent when visiting the tomb of Uncle Ho, queue in the order of the tomb. When entering the tomb, removing the hat and do not put your hand in the bag. Visitors should not bring food or drink, jewelry or metalware because these items are not allowed to be delivered at the mausoleum.

- You can bring your phone, camera, but do not take pictures or record in the restricted area, especially inside the mausoleum.

- Children under 3 years old are not allowed to enter the tomb of Uncle Ho.

Once in Vietnam, you should visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Hanoi at least one time. Visitors can also choose to go to other Hanoi Attractions like Hoa Lo prison in Hanoi, Vietnam, Hoan Kiem Lake,...

If you want to visit Ho Chi Minh mausoleuma Vietnam 9 days itinerary or  Vietnam 10 days tour will be a perfect choice for you.

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