The Old Quarter of Hanoi

Hanoi City Tour - 1 Day

Ha Noi City Tour takes you one day or half a day tour of the charming capital city of Vietnam, Hanoi. The tour brings you to different tourist highlights of the city and engages you into the hustling and bustling life of local inhabitants.

Tour's highlights:
- Visit to important landmarks of Hanoi;
- Getting to know important periods in Vietnamese history;
- Understanding Vietnamese spiritual life, the learning tradition and Vietnamese culture;
- Engaging into the vibrant traffic in the Old Quarter.

Ho Chi Minh's mausoleum in Hanoi
Ho Chi Minh's mausoleum in Hanoi

Our tour starts with Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace; this whole area reminds you some parts of the Vietnamese history and the most revered man of the nation. Then, we visit Tran Quoc Pagoda (Nation-founding pagoda), Quan Thanh temple where you can enjoy the freshness of the West Lake and learn about the spiritual life of the Vietnamese.

In the afternoon, we visit the Temple of Literature-1st University of Vietnam and the Ngoc Son temple. Have a walking tour of the Old Quarter and free time for shopping in the narrow hustling bustling streets of the Old Town which dates back from the 11th century. In late afternoon, we take you to a traditional water puppet show for sampling this Vietnamese unique art of water puppet performance. After the show, travel back to your hotel. End of service.

The Tran Quoc Pagoda on the West Lake in Hanoi
The Tran Quoc Pagoda on the West Lake in Hanoi

Inclusions:
English-speaking guide as per itinerary;
Private car/van for transport as indicated in the program;
All admission fees during guided times in the program;

Exclusions:
Insurance of any types;
Drinks, laundry, bar or other personal expenses;
Others not clearly specified clearly in the inclusions;

A bird eye's view of the Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi
A bird eye's view of the Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi