51-53 Bat Su, Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi full day city tour

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With its tree-lined boulevards and lakes, its blend of French, Chinese and Vietnamese architecture, Hanoi is the jewel of Asia. Charming pagodas and the “36 streets and 36 wares” of the fascinating Old Quarter will vie for your attention. And there are other famous sights: the impressive Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the ancient Temple of Literature, the Lake of the Restored Sword, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Hanoi Opera House, the History Museum, the Fine Arts Museum, and the Ethnology Museum, please look at the itinerary below to have more details.

Depart at 8.00 am from hotel, we begin to visit Ho Chi Minh complex, learning a lot about his great life comprising the Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, and his residential place. We will be traveling next to the Temple of Literature – the place of the first University and temple for Confucius in Vietnam, followed by lunch served at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, pick up the most interesting one from numerous museums in Hanoi – Museum of Ethnology. Then call in the Hanoi Hilton Prison for a while to learn about the place where lots of famous prisoners were kept during the Vietnam war. The journey will be continued by the visit to Opera House and Ngoc Son temple in Hoan Kiem lake.

We finish the day by attending a very nice show of Water Puppet or taking the 1 hour relaxing Xichlo (rickshaw) trip around the Old Quarter.

Notes:
– We set the highest standard in every service from accommodation, transfers, boat, food & beverage and tour guide to ensure that you will have a memorable trip.

Included: English speaking guide, A/C transport, admission fees, water puppet ticket or xich lo fee, Lunch.

Excluded: Insurance, drinks, other personal expenses. Tips are welcome