HANOI CITY TOUR FULL DAY
Bustling Hanoi offers a charming blend of new and old. Jammed packed with culture, history and all the iconic landmarks. Sample Hanoi's unique cuisine, shop for locally produced crafts and soak up the abundance of history and culture on offer in the city's compelling sites and monuments. This tour give you a great chance to learn and enjoy an absolute and adorable Hanoi.
Destinations: Ho Chi Minh mausoleum – One Pillar Pagoda – Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – Temple of literature – Ethnology museum – Cyclo in Old quarter.
In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel for the tour today. Firstly, you will visit Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, learn about his life and how he led Vietnam’s campaign for independence from French colonial rule. Ho Chi Minh died in 1969, his body was preserved for posterity so young generation in Vietnam and foreigner visitors can express their admiration and gratitude towards the national hero. The next place to move to is One Pillar Pagoda – a group of structures consisting of a pagoda and a tower built in the middle of a square lake. Leave One Pillar Pagoda for the Temple of Literature – the first college of Vietnam and the place dedicating to Confucian.
Lunch served at a local restaurant for a taste of authentic Hanoi cuisine.
After lunch, we move to visit the Ethnology Museum which focuses on the 54 officially recognized ethnic groups in Vietnam.
Later on, taking one hour cyclo tour through the Old Quarter, also known as the 36 streets, this bustling area of narrow streets is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers. It’s a great place to explore with plenty of photo opportunities.
Optional: Late afternoon, enjoy watching a Water puppet show for one hour – a unique traditional performance of Vietnam before ending this Hanoi city tour at your hotel
- Experience English speaking guide
- Private transfer during tour
- All sightseeing tickets
- Service charge and government tax
- Visa fee and visa stamp fee
- Tips and Gratuities
- Others not mentioned above
- Travel insurance