Guided tour

Hanoi: Half-Day Guided City Tour

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

Hanoi: Half-Day Guided City Tour

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

From US$ 49 per person

Discover Hanoi, a beautiful thousand-year-old capital city and proud home to a UNESCO World Heritage site as well as countless other heritage attractions, the best of which you'll see along this guided tour.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your guide will pick you up from your hotel or accommodation.
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the serene Temple Of Literature, Vietnam’s very first university dating back to the 10th century
  • Explore Cyclo by pedicab, traveling into the beating heart of Hanoi's Old Quarter
  • Stroll around the iconic Hoan Kiem Lake and learn about the legend buried within it
Full description
With ochre-colored colonial buildings, tree-lined boulevards, and scenic lakes, Hanoi is a capital city brimming with charm. Choose from a shared or private guided 4-hour tour, and visit some of the city’s most renowned heritage sites, such as Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature), the first Imperial school in Vietnam, built in 1070 during the dynasty of King Ly. The history of Hanoi dates back for over one thousand years and boasts different cultural characteristics to other Vietnamese regions. Along the tour, you’ll also get the chance to discover why by visiting many important landmarks including Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, But Tower, Dai Nghien, and the Huc Bridge, as well as traversing the ‘36 meandering streets’ of Hanoi’s historic Old Quarter to get a taste of the city's bustling local life. Exploring Honoi this way with the help of your expert local guide will help make your visit to Vietnam a memorable one.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking expert guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Pedicab (Cyclo)
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Every child must be accompanied by an adult: please book adult tickets for any additional children
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    3.5/5

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January 2, 2020

It was a tour of temples and churches in Hanoi, but I think it is good for people who like visiting historical sites. It may be a little unsatisfactory for those who want to know Vietnam. The guide was very kind and nice.

January 3, 2020

Product ID: 264467