Travelers are voting Hoan Kiem Lake, West Lake - Hanoi and Yen Trung as the best of 5 lakes near Hanoi. There are 1 lake near Hoa Lu Ancient Capital a city just 101 km from Hanoi and 1 lake near Halong which is 146 km distant. The most popular of these are Yen Trung near Hoa Lu Ancient Capital and Ba Ham Lake in Halong. You can find 5 lakes in Red River Delta and 21 lakes in the country of Vietnam. Our members favorite in Red River Delta is West Lake - Hanoi and Hoan Kiem Lake is the top pick in Vietnam. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Hanoi.