Private Hanoi City Tour - Full Day

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Hanoi, Hanoi

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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See the highlights of Hanoi with a full-day tour of the city, jammed packed with culture, history and all the iconic landmarks. See the Uncle Ho’s resting place, the Presidential Palace and the One Pillar Pagoda, then soak up the culture and history at the Temple of Literature, the oldest university in Hanoi and tale a cyclo ride through the Old Quarter, ending your day with a water puppet show.

** Highlights **

- Visiting Uncle Ho's resting place, the Presidential Palace and One-Pillar Pagoda
- Seeing the Temple of Literature and other historical sites
- Enjoying a lunch of delicious Vietnamese food
- Riding a traditional cyclo through the narrow alleys of the Old Quarter District
- End you day with a delightful water puppet show

What's Included

0.5l bottle water per person/day

All Fees and Taxes

Expert English-speaking local guide

Free pick up and see off at your hotel in Hanoi

Private transportation

Set Menu Lunch

What's Not Included


Flight tickets or visas

Tips & Others Personal Expenses

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 9
  • ADULT: Age: 10 - 90

Additional Info

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Temple of Literature & National University
Begin your day trip from Hanoi with a visit to the Temple of Literature, the oldest university in Hanoi and a perfect example of ancient architecture built in homage to the Confucius, sages and scholars.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Afterward, set off through central Hanoi toward the the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum and hear about the man who led Vietnam’s campaign for independence from French colonial rule. After dedicating his life to the liberation of his country from foreign rule, Ho Chi Minh died in 1969 and his body was preserved for posterity. From there, wander through the beautiful surrounding gardens and toward the One Pillar Pagoda and Presidential Palace, where a replica of Ho Chi Minh’s simple working space is on display.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Chua Tran Quoc
Located on a small penisula on the East side of West Lake, Tran Quoc Pagoda is regarded as the most ancient pagoda in Hanoi with its history line of more than 1,500 years. The architecture of this Buddhist center is a subtle combination between the solemn and beautiful landscape on the peaceful and quiet ambiance of West Lake’s surface. Thanks to these historical and architectural values, Tran Quoc Pagoda attracts many tourists to pay a visit, both inside and outside of Vietnam.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Enjoy your lunch. Please let us know if you are vegetarian or diet food

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Old Quarter
Afterward, take a breezy cyclo ride through the Old Quarter’s 36 streets, named after the products that were sold from their shops. Today, vendors on Tin and Bamboo Streets still sell the same wares.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Ngoc Son Temple
Visit the Ngoc Son temple set on a tiny island on the picturesque Hoan Kiem Lake. You’ll hear how it got its name from a legend of an emperor, a magic sword and a giant turtle!

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Thang Long Water Puppet
End you day with a delightful water puppet show, a traditional art that is still being performed today.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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