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Hong Ngoc Shopping Centre

Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 320 3591 112
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US$36.00*
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Half-Day Shopping Tour in Hanoi
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  • Excellent13%
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  • Average20%
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“agent orange” (5 reviews)
“victims” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Hanoi, Vietnam
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+84 320 3591 112
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"agent orange"
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"social conscience"
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"victims"
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"shipping"
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"paintings"
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"project"
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"browse"
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"handicrafts"
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"gems"
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We stopped here on the way to Halong Bay, and found it to be the most expensive tourist trap anywhere on our tour. Overpriced tat, overpriced food, and the most expensive can of Pepsi we had to buy anywhere. Don't be fooled that this is...More

Thank stepbar
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

En route to Halong Bay a stop is made here for the passenger's to go to the toilet and for the driver to take a rest break. The concept is good '- enabling disadvantaged persons to earn a living but the prices of the goods...More

Thank CaliCo2455
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A place where the artists are all disabled in varying forms as a result of agent orange which is still effecting the population 40 years later. There are still 3 million effected and still happening due to exposure in soil and waterways. The large scale...More

Thank traceym595
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Totally agree with the review from John S from Charlotte, North Carolina, United States which he posted on 3rd April 2017. This place is a typical tourist trap with a conscience. It's pricey and misleading on what is created by disabled and what is not....More

Thank Ydna82
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is the stop over on your way to Halong bay. The quality of the goods are great, the staff are very friendly and speak English. But be warned that the prices are inflated! Also the food and drinks we found to be overpriced. You...More

Thank MusingExplorers
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

There are two locations for Hong Ngoc that I know of. One in Hanoi and the other on the road to Halong Bay. The premise of the shopping center is awesome. It is designed to offer training to victims of Agent Orange in order to...More

1  Thank John S
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

I found this place to be nothing more than playing on the heartstrings of tourists. EVERY bus stops here so there are some big kick backs going on here. I wasn't comfortable to see the working conditions of the deaf teenagers/ young adults - if...More

1  Thank Chuck1072
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We have been to both locations. One in Hanoi itself and there is also one on the road to HaLong Bay from Hanoi. The shop downtown Hanoi is not far from the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (I think!). This is a place where the do...More

Thank Alexander D
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We are not rich people and had a spending budget of around $2500 for our trip. We got confused with the Dong conversion rate.....thought the 32 million dong was 3.2 million after discussing infront of the salesman that it would equal $200 Australian dollars......agreed to...More

4  Thank Lisa L
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

The trip from Hanoi to Halong Bay is approximately 3.5 to 4 hours. It is convenient to make a stop midway in this center. The bathrooms are clean. You can take something to eat or drink. But the best of all is that you can...More

Thank fdiazrod2016
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