Autumn is considered the most beautiful and romantic time for travelers to visit Hanoi. This season is quite short, typically from middle of September to the end of November. With the average temperature is 25 degree, Hanoi’s autumn is charming with warm sunlight, cool breeze and dry atmosphere. Everything is just so beautiful. Every scene is worth a postcard snapshot and it’s a sin not to bring a decent camera during your visit.
If you love seeing the leaves change color, enjoying some local autumn specialties such as young green rice, living slowly for a to appreciate the beauty of your life, you definitely should come to Hanoi in autumn.
The fragrance of milk flowers lingers everywhere (fb: Trung Nghĩa Nguyễn Đình)
It can get horribly cold and misty in winter, scorching hot in summer, extremely damp in spring but the balmy weather in autumn makes it the most beautiful and romantic time for travelers to visit Hanoi.
Dried green rice is a signature traditional dish of Hanoi in autumn, you can eat it with bananas or sweet soup
Like some other countries in Asia, Vietnam celebrates Mid Autumn Festival on 15th August in Lunar calendar (often in late September or early October), when the moon is fullest in a year. Some consider this as a festival for kids but experiencing such unique opportunity won’t be a shame to unleash your inner child.Right from the beginning of the month, every corner of the city is bustling with people shopping for mooncakes, fresh fruits, and offerings. Streets are decorated with flags, flowers, and lanterns from mid-lunar July.
(source: FB chuyện của Hà Nội)
At the principal time of the festival, visitors are intrigued by groups of lion dance and lantern processions of adorable kids who sing merrily while parading.
If you travel with kids, autumn is definitely the best time to go to Hanoi as there are a lot of things to do and see.
Come to Hanoi to enjoy the best season ever!!