1. Vietnam
  2. Hanoi
  3. Hoan Kiem Lake

Hanoi: Half-Day Guided City Tour

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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
Starting times 8:00 AM, 1:30 PM
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Your specified hotel around Hanoi's city center.

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  • 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
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With ochre-colored colonial buildings, tree-lined boulevards, and scenic lakes, Hanoi is a capital city brimming with charm. On this guided 4-hour tour, you’ll 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.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking expert guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Pedicab (Cyclo)
  • Travel insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

From £26.29 per person

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Product ID: 264467