VIETNAM TRAVEL TIPS | HOW TO SAVE MONEY WHEN TRAVELING HANOI
Hanoi, Vietnam is a beautiful and fascinating country, and despite it’s surge in popularity as a tourist destination in recent years it can still be seen on a budget. Here are some travel tips for ways to save money when traveling Hanoi.
1. Getting a SIM card at the airport
There are endless places to get your SIM card but like we said, we highly recommend you to buy your SIM card at the airport.
We recommended choice is Viettel as they have the largest coverage network in Vietnam.
Price: around 200,000 – 250,000 VND (9-10$US) for unlimited data including the SIM card.
2. Getting to Hanoi from the airport
– BUS number 86: The bus is the cheapest way to get to Hanoi from the airport, but also the most crowded and the one that takes the most time.
Fare: VND30,000/ person.
– Taxi:To save the cost, we recommend that you should download the GRAB application and registration with the phone number that you bought. This will help you move very conveniently from the airport or in the city without worrying about the price.
Airport transfer service
If you want to save time, the airport transfer service will be a good choice.
Goasiadaytrip tourism company is quite famous for this service not only for airport shuttle in Vietnam but also for all countries in Southeast Asia.
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3. Using Hop On- Hop Off Bus
If you want to save money and explore the capital at your own pace, Hanoi City tour Hop on – Hop off is a flexible and convenient tour which combines transportation and sightseeing many visitor highlights of Hanoi Capital by double-decker buses. You can get on and off the bus at any bus stop during the trip. Stay as long as you want at each sightseeing stop, then catch any of the Hop-On Hop-Off buses making the loop when you are ready to go.
4. Bargain before buying.
5. Exchange money at the right places.
Currency exchange services are available upon arrival at the airport but the exchange rates are not as good as in the city.
RECOMMENDED MONEY CHANGERS
1) Quoc Trinh Gold Shop
Address: 27 Ha Trung, Hoan Kiem District, Ha Noi, Vietnam
2. Hanoi Money Exchange
Address: 19B Hang Be, Hoan Kiem District, Ha Noi, Vietnam
Phone: +84 4 3990 1733
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 09:00 – 18:00*
3) Tu Binh Jewelry
Address: 54 Hang Bac, Hoan Kiem District, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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