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HN 01: Full Day Hanoi City (Private Tour)

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Duration: 1 day Transportation: Hanoi

Route: Hanoi

Languages: English Tiếng Việt (View map)
us$ 39
(per person)

As the capital of Vietnam for almost a thousand years, Ha Noi is one of the cultural center of Viet Nam. Despite the battles of the many wars and several occupations, Ha Noi retains much of its historic atmosphere. Our days' tour will visit the highlights. See the grand and solemn mausoleum of Ho Chi Minh (viewed from outside; closed Mon and Fri and from Oct-Nov), the 'icon of Hanoi' - The One Pillar Pagoda, the beautiful Temple of Literature, West Lake's Tran Quoc temple and Quan Thanh pagoda as well as the fascinating Ethnology Museum, the bustling Old Quarter and at the end of the day - a water puppet performance.

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PROGRAM DETAILS
08:30 Am You will be picked up from your hotel lobby and depart for the Temple of Literature. In 1076Quoc Tu Giam - Vietnam's first university, also referred to as Van Mieu, was established within a temple to educate Vietnam's royalty, mandarins and members of the elite. The university functioned for an incredible 700 years and its gardens and well-preserved architecture offer a fascinating glimpse into Vietnam's past.

The One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 will be visited next. This structure is one of Vietnam's most iconic temples. Close by is the mausoleum of the historic figure and father of modern Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh (viewed from outside; closed Mon and Fri and from Oct-Nov) and the former presidents house on stilts where he lived from 1958 to 1969, his former home illustrates the modesty of this Vietnamese revolutionary.
Continue to picturesque West Lake and the sixth century Tran Quoc Buddhist Pagoda. From here transfer (or stroll along the lakeside) 700meters to the nearby Taoist temple of Quan Thanh which is dedicated to Tran Vu, one of the principal deities in Taoism.
Lunch will be had in one of the city's finest restaurants.
In the afternoon visit the fascinating Ethnology Museum, which is both a research centre and a public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam.
At the end of the afternoon visit Hanoi's Old Quarter also known as the '36 streets'. Take a walking tour around Hoan Kiem Lake. This bustling area of narrow streets and alleys is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers. It's a great place to explore with plenty of photo opportunities all around you.
Finish the day with a Water Puppet show. This is a uniquely northern Vietnamese art form depicting scenes from rural life and episodes of national history.
Return to your hotel where the full day trip ends.

What's Included:

- Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle.
- Entrance fees for mentioned visits.
- Local English speaking guide (for other languages and a national guide supplements apply).
- Lunch as mentioned in program.
- Water Puppet tickets.
- The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.

What's Not Included:
- Drinks, except otherwise mentioned.
- Insurance, Personal expenses, Tips and emergency transfers.

Good to Know:
+ On Monday and friday morning: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ethnic museums are closed – Bat Trang pottery village will be arranged as substitution (on request).
+ On Saturday and Sunday: enjoy the water puppet show in Museum of Ethnology and 01 hour visiting the Old Quarter by Cyclo (on request).

Notice from TUN Travel:
- All rates on Hotels-in-vietnam.com are subject to reconfirmation when an actual booking is being made.
- Tours price are net and non-commissionable.
- Child definition: From Age 3 to 9 Years usually enjoying 10%-20% discount (Contact us for the actual discount for your case). 9 Years old and above will be charged as Adult Price.
- All tours & transfers are all based in English Speaking local guides. For other languages, please contact us for new quotations. 
- Itinerary Change to the confirmed itinerary may happen because of traffic, weather, or any other conditions not under our control such as war, strike, fire, acts of government, riot, etc. We will do our best to make sure that all the travel will be similar. Tun Travel can substitute the itinerary upon your agreement.
- Transportation and Restaurants:
The cars, vans or coaches for the land transportation should be in good shape with air conditioner. All restaurants should be tidy and clean.

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