|Loaf of white bread||$0.78|
|1 Pair of Jeans||$45.62|
|Utilities (Electricity, Heating, ...) for medium apartment||$49.65|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$1.69|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$237.81|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$494.98|
|Gasoline (1 liter)||$1.14|
|Fitness club, monthly fee for 1 adult||$60.49|
In the left bank or the north side of the Red River, there is a thriving city of Hung Yên. This delta city is the city capital of the province with the same name. The province is part of the northern region of the country and is about 60 kilometers away from the country’s capital, Hanoi. The city is the recipient of extensive improvements in infrastructure.
How can you get to this city? As a tourist, the main point of entry is in Hanoi, which is the Noi Bai International Airport (also called Hanoi Airport). There are many cheap flights to Hung Yen. From the airport, you can take a taxi. It is comfortable, but it is very expensive. Another option is to take the local bus that will bring you to and from Hung Yên. It is also possible to arrange a pickup from your chosen hotel in Hung Yên. Since it is just 60 kilometers to Hanoi, then your travel time is about an hour. The city of Hung Yên is about 47 square kilometers and hence, you can explore the city by simply walking. Of course, you can still try the xe om or the motorcycle taxi if you are in for some adventure as you get around. There are still local buses and regular taxis here that you can use as your means of transportation.
Being a relatively small city, there are few hotels in Hung Yên. Fortunately, most of them are very affordable in which you can get one for just $10 per night with good amenities. If you are looking for a travel package here in Hung Yên, it is recommended to look for them using online booking sites. In fact, you can find cheap flights to Hung Yên using them. Make sure that you will use them to book your travel.