Hanoi City Tour

Hanoi is the oldest capital city in Southeast Asia. Up to now, hanoi has been one of the few cities in Asia left entirely void of the western- style boxy business architecture. We Hanoi people regard our capital city as heart of Vietnam. Hanoi has always been a sybol of culture and a source of pride througout the history. This tour is designed to give you an opportunity to enjoy an absolute and adorable Hanoi. Small streets with old houses, friendly people with typical Vietnamese offer you true feeling of this capital city.

Price: USD 36
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8-8:30am: Trip begins by transfer to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - Ho Chi Minh complex. Start at Ba Dinh Square to get inside and explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho's final resting-place. Keep moving to the garden, visit Ho Chi Minh stilt-house then visit One Pillar Pagoda which was found by King Ly Thai To in 1049 - the structure as a lotus flower over the water has become an important symbol of Hanoi.

Next destination is Tran Quoc Pagoda - one of the oldest pagodas in Vietnam - on the side of West Lake. This is also a Buddhist relic and national heritage for hundreds of year. 

Afterward, your trip will be continued with options for odd and even day of week as follow: 

Option 1: Monday - Wednesday - Friday: Visit Bat Trang Village: 

Keep going to Bat Trang Ceramic Village. Bat Trang was known as a famous ceramic producing village in Vietnam since 14th century. Village is located on the other side of Red River, around 20km from center of Hanoi. Reach Bat Trang to discover how they make various potteries from white or dark clay, visit show rooms. You will become a browsing amateur art lover or a researching art historian. Chance to acknowledge a comprehensive overview of  a village with 700 years.

Lunch in local restaurant. 

Return to the centre of Hanoi, visit Hoan Kiem Lake - the legendary & must visit of Hanoi. The Huc bridge leading to Ngoc Son Temple over the lake. Hoan Kiem lake is where the King Le Loi express his thankfulness to a sacred tortoise who has given him the valuable sword then with this sword he has won the conquer of Chinese in 15th century. While Ngoc Son temple is well matched with The Huc bridge. You have to pass The Huc to reach Ngoc Son like going from dawn to dusk then return back from dusk to admire new light of the day. The Huc means sunrise, light of brightness. At gate of Ngoc Son was with sentence means house of moonlight. 

Tour ends around at 15:30 

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Option 2: Tuesday - Thusday - Saturday & Sunday: 

Visit Temple of Literature - the 1st university of Vietnam during the Confucianism. 

Lunch in local restaurant. After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum - acknowledge about culture and people of 54 groups in Vietnam. 

Visit the Temple of Literature and Quoc Tu Giam, see Vietnam's first university, constructed in 1070 - the garden and well-preserved architecture will offer a relaxing glimp into Vietnam's past.

Return to the centre of Hanoi, visit Hoan Kiem Lake - the legendary & must visit of Hanoi. The Huc bridge leading to Ngoc Son Temple over the lake. Hoan Kiem lake is where the King Le Loi express his thankfulness to a sacred tortoise who has given him the valuable sword then with this sword he has won the conquer of Chinese in 15th century. While Ngoc Son temple is well matched with The Huc bridge. You have to pass The Huc to reach Ngoc Son like going from dawn to dusk then return back from dusk to admire new light of the day. The Huc means sunrise, light of brightness. At gate of Ngoc Son was with sentence means house of moonlight.

Tour ends around at 15:30 

Note:

Long pants or skirt/dress are required to visit the mausoleum, stilt-house and museum. Should not wear short, mini skirt or shirt without sleeves.

Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.  

The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.

Tour price at 36USD/ per person (Group tour)

(Private tour can be arranged by demand with details & charge. Also, group from 10 adults can have private tour with same rate as above. Kindly contact us at: sales@hanoi-emotion.com or Hot line: +84 943 467 364)

Tour included:

Transfer with A/C, English speaking guide, entrance fees, bottle of water, lunch.

Tour excluded:

Cyclo, travel insurance, accommodation, beverage, water puppet show, personal expense,..

* Children rates:

Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing seat with parents.                                                                                    

Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5-9 years) sharing seat with parents.                                                                           

From 9 years is adult’s rate.

 

 


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