The fulfill journey with Hanoi day tour - Private Tour

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Private Tour
12 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Join us to explore Hanoi – one of the Asia’s most charming cities with this Hanoi day tour. Spend your time earn about Vietnam’s mythology, traditions and customs by visits to Hanoi’s cultural and historical sites. Watch the most exciting traditional shows and interact with local people will be your most memorable experience to get to know about Hanoian life style. Let’s explore this charming city with us in this interesting tour!



  • Spend one day to have a better understanding about Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam 
  • Listen interesting stories about Ho Chi Minh president through Ho Chi Minh Complex 
  • Explore Quan Thanh Taoist Temple 
  • Learn more about Vietnamese history at Museum of History 
  • Visit Ngoc Son Temple, one of the symbols of Hanoi 

Brief Itinerary: 

8:30: Pick up at your hotel in Old Quarter area and transfer to the first destination. 

8:45: Visit Ho Chi Minh Complex inclusive of his Mausoleum, the house-on-stilts, the quaint One-Pillar pagoda nearby. 

10:45: Move to Quan Thanh Taoist Temple. 

11:30: Get on the car and transfer to local restaurant for the lunch. 

12:00: Lunch (own expenses). 

14:00: Visit the Museum of History. 

15:00: Stop at Hoan Kiem Lake. Listen quick introduction from tour guide about the lake, Ngoc Son Temple and ‘The Huc’ Bridge. Please note that you will not go inside Ngoc Son temple.  

Get a trip by ‘green cars’ in the Old Quarter. 

17:20: Enjoy the show of Water Puppetry. 

18:30: Come back to your hotel. Tour ends. 


Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel. Starting the morning with a visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, one of the most important buildings in Hanoi is the mausoleum where the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh is displayed. Ho Chi Minh Complex inclusive of his Mausoleum, the house-on-stilts, the quaint One-Pillar pagoda nearby, which is also appears in a Hanoi One Day Tour. 

Next, you will visit Quan Thanh Temple - formerly known as Tran Vu Temple, is a Taoist temple in Hanoi, Vietnam. Famous as one of 4 Sacred Temples of ancient Thang Long citadel (White Horse Temple in the East, Temple of Kneeling Elephant in the West, and Kim Lien Temple in the South) and dated to the 11th century, the temple was one of the principal deities in Taoism and also one of the leading tourist attractions in Hanoi nowadays. 

Get on the car and transfer to local restaurant then having lunch and relax to recharge your energy. 

In the afternoon, you will head to visit the Museum of History which have wonderful architecture and Vietnam’s history with very large displays covering every period. You may have to make full use of imagination as well as sensitivity to understand artifacts and relics exhibited in the museum. This is a good chance for you to test your ability to perceive art because the descriptions of the objects are quite sparse that most of them are in Vietnamese.  

Afterward, you will discover Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple. Spend time to stroll at the lake and enjoy peaceful atmosphere. 

End the day with The Show of Water Puppetry, a stage art invented by the Vietnamese peasants hundred years ago, with nearly 20 stories of Vietnam traditions and daily scenes will be the last activity. 

In the evening we will take you back to your hotel. 

Hanoi day tour ends. Our guide will say goodbye and see you again! 


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Hanoi Old Quarter area; 
  • Transportation in tour; 
  • English-speaking guide; 
  • Admission fee; 
  • Bottle of water; 
  • Green car.



  • Lunch;
  • Water Puppet Show Ticket: 100,000 VND/person; 
  • Tips, personal expense and others not included in the package.

Please Note

  • Please wait at your hotel lobby at least 15 minutes before the scheduled pick-up time; 
  • Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum opened five mornings a week and ten months a year. The closing time is all afternoon, all day on Monday and Friday, and from early October to early December for scheduled maintenance. 
  • Timeline of activities can be changed depending on traffic, weather or other factors; 
  • You should bring hat, sun cream and cash; 
  • Most of Museums closed on Monday; 
  • In case your visit coincides with closing days, alternatives will be suggested; 
  • This price is not applied for holidays; 

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