Discover the beauty of Hanoi City on a full day tour of this peaceful and beautiful city. Sample and savor local cuisines at local outlets during your meet and greet with the locals in their villages. Visit other prestigious sites in the city such as the Temple of Literature, the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and the Ethnology Museum.
In the morning, pick you up from your hotel and start our tour to discover Hanoi, a peaceful city with beautiful trees and lakes, the city has thousand years of history and culture.
Next, we'll take a ride from your hotel to Hanoi Old Quarter – where you can experience the real daily life activities of local people in the oldest area of Hanoi. Then, you will ride by the French Quarter along a wide and green typical French boulevard that will somewhat explain to you why this city is called “Paris of the East” before taking a walk to Ngoc Ha village.
You can see the village of Ngoc Ha as an oasis in the middle of the city, that still keep all the typical daily life activities as well as the typical community sense of the village in Red River Delta along your walk. Then visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - the symbol of the country and Presidential Palace, Presidential Garden, his House on Stilts and One Pillar Pagoda. After that, visit Temple of Literature - the center of the culture of Hanoi that worship to literature – the only subject for the student to study in the feudal system just a hundred years ago and Confucius. At lunch, enjoy the typical and authentic cuisine at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, we will visit the Ethnology Museum, where you can study the great outline of 54 ethics people living in Vietnam. This museum is the only one in Vietnam that has a display of many artifacts of local people still displayed and not extinct like in most of the museums, that will create very good reflection about the life, culture, customs, religions, and costumes of Vietnamese people. Back to the center of the city for the short walk to discover the Old Quarter and Ngoc Son temple situated on an island on Hoan Kiem Lake (Lake of the Restored Sword). Tour concluded.