Geography of Hanoi Capital

Geography of Hanoi Capital

Hanoi, which means "the hinterland between the rivers," is located in the Red River Delta, in the center of North Vietnam.

The pre-Thang Long period

Archeological discoveries suggest that the presence of the graves in Co Loa date back to the same years as those found in Lao Cai and Nghe Tinh.

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Historical stages of Thang Long- Hanoi

The ancient Hanoi, with Co Loa capital, started to enter the Vietnamese history as a national socio-political centre.

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Historical stages of Thang Long- Hanoi

The ancient Hanoi, with Co Loa capital, started to enter the Vietnamese history as a national socio-political centre.

Geography of Hanoi Capital

Hanoi, which means "the hinterland between the rivers," is located in the Red River Delta, in the center of North Vietnam.

Hanoi’s natural conditions

Covering an area of more than 918 square kilometers, Hanoi comprises two different topographical features: the delta and the Middle Region of the North.

Hanoi, Anti-French resistance war, General uprising 1945

In 1854, on hearing that the French had occupied the three eastern provinces of the South (Gia Dinh, Bien Hoa and Dinh Tuong), candidates left their examinations in Hanoi for a demonstration in Van Mieu and around Ho Guom (Restored Sword Lake) to show their willingness to fight the enemy in the South.

Hanoi, Renovation and Development

The year 1975 puts an important milestone in the history of Vietnam in general, and Hanoi in particular.