Tourists to the capital city of Hanoi, especially Hoan Kiem
district, can now easily search for information and images about tourism spots
through a newly launched information gateway called Hoankiem360 and an app of
the same name.
Young tourists from the northern province of Thai Nguyen is spending their
weekend visiting Hanoi. To collect information for their trip, they use an
application called Hoankiem360. The app is a collection of comprehensive tourism
solutions, which helps saving time and provides information for visitors to the
"We have to search information before going anywhere. There are many websites,
but the hoankiem360 can provide us the most information with high fidelity,"
said Thanh Nga, a tourist from Thai Nguyen.
Van Manh, another visitor from Thai Nguyen said that the app is easy to use and
the images are nice and detailed.
Hoankiem360 is run on both smart phones and website hoankiem360.vn. All the
images are 3D ones, giving full images of each tourism hot spot.
There is also an automated voice system, in both Vietnamese and English to
introduce about each destination.
Thanh Nga said the app should provide more information about the transports to
other places in Hanoi.
Cao Thu Ha, head of the Hanoi Culture and Information Division, said that the
website is at its first stage as it only provides tourists with general
information about destinations and hotels.
However, if any bussinesses want to promote their services, the app will
cooperate with the bussinesses to provide more details about their services, she
Such products like Hoankiem 360 is expected to help attract more tourists, while
upholding the city’s strength in architecture and culture values.