9 Biggest Shopping Centers in Hanoi

Hanoi is the most shopping center in the Northern region of Vietnam. When you have the opportunity to travel to the capital of Vietnam, do not forget to visit the following shopping centers in Hanoi to enjoy spending.

top shopping centers in Hanoi

1. Lotte Center Hanoi

Address: 54 Lieu Giai Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam

lotte mart is the top shopping center in hanoi
Lotte Mart is one of the top shopping centers in Hanoi. ©Ngoc Ha

Lotte Center Hanoi is the 2nd skyscraper in Vietnam. The building has 65 floors with a modern architectural style. Many people consider this center as a modern life symbol of Hanoi’s capital.

Lotte Shopping Center stays in the Lotte Center Hanoi building, the combination of modern life and ancient features of Hanoi.

Surrounding the commercial area is an international standard infrastructure system such as schools, embassies, and large businesses.

The goods sold here are also rich and easily accessible. There are countless reasons to choose Lotte as a shopping place frequented by fashionistas of the capital.

You can find plenty of well-known fashion brands from mid-range to high-end segments, such as Kelly Bui, Elise, Tommy Hilfiger, Lacoste, Balenciaga, Off-White, Fendi, and Celine.

Lotte is not only a shopping center but also a tourist destination to get a different experience. Typically, the 65th floor of Lotte is also an interesting spot that attracts young people by a newly discovered stop.

With such a high position, you can observe the whole city. In addition, the most attractive thing is the Sky Walk area located next to it, which is equipped with a thick layer of glass that can accommodate about 10 people. Therefore, it is possible to allow visitors to see the view of the city right at their feet.

2. Aeon Mall Long Bien

Address: 27 Co Linh Street, Long Bien District, Hanoi, Vietnam

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Aeon Mall Long Bien. @gimdongyung

AeonMall Long Bien has gradually become one of the hottest commercial centers in Hanoi as well as one of the top supermarkets in Vietnam.

With the highlights of General Department Store, AEON supermarket, and more than 150 specialized stores, the mall offers a variety of products, services, and interesting shopping experiences.

The Aeon Mall also provides you with thoughtful and impressive facilities, showing sophistication, and understanding customers with Japanese-style dedicated service.

Aeon Mall Long Bien is divided into 4 floors. The first floor is a chain of department stores, supermarkets, fashion and cosmetic stores. The second floor is designed into a separate space with the largest children’s play area in Hanoi and shopping brands specifically for children.

Food lovers will not be missed with a diverse space, bringing special flavors from different countries located on the 3rd floor. AEON MALL also has the largest cinema cluster in Vietnam CGV, a modern Bowling area on the top floor.

Coming to Aeon Mall, you will be able to freely participate in many interesting and useful games, and visit and shop for plenty of unique items.

3. Aeon Mall Ha Dong

Address: Duong Noi Ward, Ha Dong District, Hanoi, Vietnam

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Aeon Mall Dong Ha. @luciaslaser

AEON Mall Ha Dong with a space of 150,000 m2 and more than 200 booths from domestic and foreign brands is currently the largest entertainment paradise in North Vietnam.

Coming to AEON Mall Ha Dong, you will be amazed and overwhelmed by the modernity of this commercial complex. The most prominent is the green, airy, and environmentally friendly space, saving energy. The guidance system supports finding places, restaurants, and stores located near the escalator with the most modern 4.0 technology.

There are many delicious restaurants, high-end fashion stalls, and many attractive amusement parks.

Therefore, coming to AEON Mall Ha Dong, you should experience interesting activities, such as coming to cheap places to eat at AEON Mall Ha Dong, shopping with famous international brands, having fun in the play area Timezone, watching movies at the top IMAX technology cinema,…

4. Trang Tien Plaza

Address: 24 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam

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A night at Trang Tien Plaza. @_sao3501_

Trang Tien Plaza is a commercial center in Hoan Kiem district, with a prime location in the heart of the capital, near the Hanoi Post Office and overlooking Hoan Kiem Lake. This is not only the most luxurious commercial center of the city but also a historical work showing the beauty and delicate culture of the capital.

Trang Tien Plaza is the first high-end luxury shopping mall in Hanoi with many famous international brands, and more than 200 famous trademarks of fashion, cosmetics, bags, shoes, and accessories, including Louis Vuitton, Dior, Zegna, BVLGARI…

Not only is this an ideal shopping place for luxury products, but it is also a site of entertainment and luxury cuisine.

Trang Tien Plaza stays right in the French Quarter in Hanoi, so it is very convenient for you to stop at this plaza after visiting or taking pictures of the old architectural buildings in this area.

5. Vincom Mega Mall Time City

Address: 458 Minh Khai Street, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, Vietnam


Vincom MegaMall belongs to the chain of commercial centers of Vingroup. It is also the largest continuous underground super-commercial center in Southeast Asia with a total area of ​​up to 230,000 m2.

This mall is a complex of the largest commercial and entertainment centers in Vietnam following the international standard model of MegaMall.

In the center, there is a full range of very diverse and unique items from apparel to furniture, food, and entertainment areas.

The focal point of VMM Times City is an extremely large shopping area with a consumer hypermarket of more than 11,500 m2. The shopping center gathers hundreds of famous brands of fashion, jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, household appliances, electronics, furniture, etc.

The restaurant area has a variety of dishes from Vietnam, Korea, Japan, Thailand, and Taiwan with nearly 100 restaurants with various flavors diverse operating models, and different types of cuisines. Food Corner is the ideal place to enjoy the cuisines of different regions on the Vietnam map and around the world in a unique, new, and friendly space.

Vincom Mega Mall Time City especially impresses visitors with its outdoor music area, aquarium, and vocational playground for children.

You will be free to explore the exciting ocean world and enjoy the performances of mermaids, watching divers feed the fish. Performances at the Aquarium are also meticulously prepared and unique, giving you special moments of relaxation.

6. Vincom Center Ba Trieu

Address: 191 Ba Trieu Street, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, Vietnam

Vincom Ba Trieu
Photo: @im.ngan23

The shopping center of the Vincom chain always brings surprises and interesting experiences to customers. This mall has a large shopping system, a vibrant game area, European-style food stalls, modern movie theater.

Vincom Center Ba Trieu consists of 2 towers A and B with modern equipment of international standards. The tower consists of 3 interconnected buildings located near the center of Hanoi city, less than 2 km south of Hoan Kiem Lake.

Currently, the building is a busy shopping and entertainment center next to office blocks and high-class apartments.

The shopping complex has all the amenities designed and decorated in a very modern style. Vincom Ba Trieu is famous for its Game Center, where many exciting games are gathered, attracting all ages.

You can find this center as an extremely attractive, diverse, and delicious dining paradise with a full range of dishes, which are typical of many countries.

7. Vincom Mega Mall Royal City

Address: 72A Nguyen Trai Street, Thanh Xuan District, Hanoi, Vietnam

Vincom Mega Mall Royal City
Photo: @dhashimotors

Vincom Mega Mall (VMM) Royal City is the first commercial center complex in Vietnam developed according to the international standard Mega Mall model – “a destination – every need – many options”.

Referring to VMM Royal City, it is impossible not to mention a super shopping center with nearly 300 booths converging with leading domestic and international brands.

Food Corner is also a very unique highlight of the shopping center with nearly 100 restaurants gathering culinary quintessence from around the world.

After several years of operation, VMM Royal City still holds the record as the largest underground shopping mall in Asia.

Arriving in Royal City, one of the special points that impress you is the extremely unique architecture right from the elaborately designed welcome gate, creating an interesting overwhelming feeling when you enter a large square of nearly 30,000 m2.

8. Discovery Complex

Address: 302 Cau Giay Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam

discovery complex hanoi
Photo: @eo_1125

If you have the opportunity to go through Cau Giay Street, you will see the highlight of the building called “Discovery Complex” with a very prominent decorative LED system.

Along with Keangnam and Lotte Tower, the Discovery Complex building is called the “3 Giants of Hanoi” with the number of floors of 70, 65, and 54 respectively.

If you stay in a remote location, you can easily see the building, which is most prominent. With its important location and special scale, the Discovery complex is the only project in Hanoi that is directly connected to the elevated railway station. So, it is easy to move from this building to the central or neighboring areas of the whole city.

With the desire to serve the need for shopping, Discovery Complex has 8 floors used as a commercial center.

You can find thousands of famous brands in the world and Vietnam. And, you can taste great food at high-class standard restaurants, bars, and cafes that are located at the foot of the building.

9. Big C Thang Long

Address: 222 Tran Duy Hung Street, Cau Giay District, Hanoi, Vietnam

BigC Thang Long Hanoi
Photo: @l.y.s_126

Big C Thang Long has become an attractive shopping and entertainment destination for plenty of Hanoians.

During many years of establishment and development, Big C always strives to constantly improve in terms of facilities, equipment, and service quality to provide customers with a comfortable shopping and entertainment space.

On the first floor of Big C supermarket, there is a sales area for ​​famous fashion brands, jewelry, electronics, etc. This area covers quality products, which are more expensive than in some other areas.

On the 2nd floor is a supermarket area with thousands of items, displayed on the aisle to help buyers easily find the products. Plenty of dry food, drinks, spices, dry goods, and household items are displayed in each stall and arranged reasonably.

The food court has tasty dishes that are cooked directly at the store, making you feel better when tasting hot food.

The shopping centers in Hanoi are not only ideal shopping places but also destinations for entertainment. Each shopping center has its own characteristics by geographical location, displaying layout, and items on sale.

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