Sơn Tây
in Thành Phố Hà Nội, Vietnam

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.141 and 105.507 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 8' 25" and E 105° 30' 24"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dong - VND
Spoken languages:
Vietnamese, English, French, Chinese, Central Khmer
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:38 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:25 am and 6:42 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.809 and -70.199 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Guaneras Punta Patache
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Current travel safety evaluation for Vietnam in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Vietnam.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Vietnam. Last Update: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

Explore Sơn Tây

Sơn Tây in Thành Phố Hà Nội with it's 40,636 inhabitants is a city in Vietnam about 23 mi (or 37 km) west of Hanoi, the country's capital.

Local time in Sơn Tây is now 03:38 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Ho Chi Minh with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 7 airports in the vicinity of Sơn Tây, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Vietnam is Noi Bai International Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 32 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Vietnam is Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long - Hanoi in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Phuc Tho, Vinh Tuong, Tay Dang, Lien Quan and Yen Lac. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 15th of July 2024

33°C (91 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

32°C (90 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of July 2024

31°C (87 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Son Tay Trip ハノイソンタイ親日の旅

Published: November 04, 2013
Length: 22:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mars Hartdegen

Son Tay Trip.

MH 2501 (Da ban)

Published: March 20, 2013
Length: 00:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hoami sontay

Mi Lạng Sơn, bộ trung, gần 2 năm lồng. Chim chơi hót (tố chất giàn), hiện tại đang dùng cám NF. Son Tay 0974797779.

Đền Và thôn Vân Gia xã Trung Hưng TX SơnTây Hà Nội 2012

Published: June 09, 2013
Length: 17:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ngọc xuân

Ngôi đền cổ ngàn năm (TK 7-TK10, xin sửa lại cho đúng) của xứ Đoài thờ thánh Sơn Tinh (Tản Viên). Vị đứng đầu trong Tứ Bất tử của tín ngưỡng dân gian.

Tự giới thiệu - P2

Published: March 04, 2009
Length: 52:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thích Là Bụp

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Published: January 29, 2014
Length: 29:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tuong tran

Những Tháng Năm Học Trò - Lớp 12A5 THPT Sơn Tây K52

Published: May 19, 2014
Length: 19:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hoàng Nguyễn

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Published: December 12, 2014
Length: 50:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asia Pacific Travel - Vietnam Tour Operator S

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Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 30:49 min
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Author: QP GAMES

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Chùa Mía làng cổ Đường Lâm TX Sơn Tây Hà Nội. 11-2012

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 30:57 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: tue quangquang

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Múa Việt Nam Gấm Hoa 12D5 Trường THPT Nguyễn Trãi

Published: February 06, 2015
Length: 06:27 min
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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Operation Ivory Coast

Operation Ivory Coast was a failed rescue mission conducted in North Vietnam during the Vietnam War by United States Special Operations Forces and other elements of the U.S. military. On November 21, 1970, a joint United States Air Force/United States Army force commanded by Air Force Brigadier General LeRoy J. Manor and Army Colonel Arthur D. "Bull" Simons landed 56 U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers by helicopter in the Sơn Tây prison camp located only 23 miles west of Hanoi, North Vietnam.

Located at 21.1444, 105.496 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1970 in Vietnam, Battles involving the United States, Battles involving Vietnam, Operations involving American special forces, Battles and operations of the Vietnam War, History of Hanoi, Military operations involving the Soviet Union, Military raids

Sơn Tây (Hanoi)

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Located at 21.1333, 105.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Hanoi, Populated places in Hanoi, District capitals in Vietnam

Son Tay prison camp

The Son Tay prison camp was a POW camp operated by North Vietnam near Son Tay town in the late 1960s through late 1970. About 65 captured US military personnel were held there during the middle of the Vietnam War.

Located at 21.1388, 105.504 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Vietnam War prisoner of war camps, Defunct prisons in Vietnam, History of Hanoi, Historical sites in Hanoi, Buildings and structures in Hanoi

Trung Thu, Dien Bien

Trung Thu is a commune (xã) and village of the Tủa Chùa District of Dien Bien Province, northwestern Vietnam.

Located at 21.1167, 105.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Dien Bien Province, Populated places in Dien Bien Province

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sơn Tây.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sontai, Sơn Tây, Сон-Тай