Detail Itinerary for Hanoi City Tour - Street Food 1 Day Tour is designed to give you an overview of Hanoi highlights: Visiting Dong Xuan Market the largest market in Hanoi, War Remnants Museum, the underground hideout cellar relics of Vietnam Army headquarters, Thang Long Old Citadel, President Ho Chi Minh’s house, Presidential Palace, Temple of Literature… and Hanoi street food tour
8:00AM tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel. Begin a visiting to the Ho Chi Minh Complex, which includes Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, President Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts where he lived from 1958 to 1969, Ho Chi Minh museum, the Presidential Palace, Vietnam National Assembly' Building, and the One Pillar Pagoda which was built in square water lake middle that is Hanoi’s oldest and finest pagoda, dating back to 1049. Continue you’ll visit Continuing to Dong Xuan Market that is one of North Vietnam’s largest market.
Street Food Detail Itinerary 11:00AM walking on the old quarter of Hanoi your tour guide will give you an insight into the intricacies and traditions of Vietnamese food culture including details on ingredients and historical backgrounds of popular northern dishes.
Walking through narrow streets, small alleys that make up Hanoi’s Old Quarter, continuing into the centre of the Old Quarter, where you can see local life that has changed little since Hanoi was founded over 1000 years ago. And you will try the famous Hanoi's dishes on a popular street such as Banh Cuon, Bun Cha, Phở (noodles with beef well done), Bia Hoi (fresh beer), Vietnam fresh fruit or fresh fruit mix with milk, then your guide will take you to one of Hanoi’s best-known coffee shop where you will have choices of egg coffee or milk coffee. These specialties are one not to be missed whenever visiting Hanoi.
13:30 your guide will takes you back to Hanoi city tour, continuing your trip visiting War Remnants Museum that is formerly known as the museum of war crimes, this is a poignant display the futility of war and you will also visit the underground hideout cellar relics of Vietnam Army headquarters "Hanoi tunnel of Vietnam Defense Department" during the war in Vietnam from 1945 to 1975.
Continuing you will visit the Thang Long Old Citadel which is one of the World Culture Heritage. (in Vietnamese: Hoàng thành Thăng Long) is the cultural complex comprising the royal enclosure first built during the Ly Dynasty (1010) and subsequently expanded by the Tran Dynasty, Le Dynasty and finally the Nguyen Dynasty (1802 - 1945).
After that you will visit a Temple of Literature which was the first university of Vietnam in 1070 and then you visit Hanoi Cathedral / Church which was built between 1884 and 1887, and the building materials used to create it were produced in Vietnam. Then, the driver and tour guide transfer you back to your hotel. Tour ends.
Tour name: Hanoi City - Street Food Day Tour
Tour Type: Private Tour
Tour Duration: 1 day
Notes: the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum will be closed on Monday and Friday weekly
Destination: Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, President Ho Chi Minh’s house on stile, Ho Chi Minh museum, Presidential Palace, Vietnam National Assembly' Building, One Pillar Pagoda, Dong Xuan Market, that is one of North Vietnam’s largest market. Hanoi Street Food, War Remnants Museum, the underground hideout cellar relics of Vietnam Army headquarters, Thang Long Old Citadel, Temple of Literature, Hanoi Cathedral
Highlights: Hanoi City - Street Food Tour is designed to give you an overview of Hanoi highlights and North Vietnam Cuisine and Hanoi. Hanoi is capital city of Vietnam. It's also largest city with population are 6.47 million. More than a thousand years ago from now, The King Ly Cong Uan had a dream that a dragon was flying up the sky from this place. So he decided to build his capital here. It's name “Thang Long” with meaning a flying dragon. Hanoi is beautiful and splendid at night and noisy and crowded in daylight. Hanoi is heart and soul of Vietnam as a charming blend of new and old.
>>> The trip cost depends on your group size. Please send us an enquiry for availability & the most updated price.
♦ Trip cost inclusive of:
+ A private car (4 seaters or 7 seaters) or minibus 16 seaters.
+ English speaking guide during the trip
+ Free drinking of water
+ For Hanoi Street Food, you will be tried Hanoi's special dishes such as: Banh Cuon; Bun Cha; Phở (noodles with beef well done); Bia Hoi (fresh beer); Vietnam fresh fruit or fresh fruit mix with milk; Egg Coffee ...... and many other foods.
+ All admission fees for local government
+ Government Tax
♦ Trip cost exclusive of:
- The price is not included pick-up at the Hanoi Airport.
- Personal expenses.
What days do I can go? Daily, We start to pick customers up at 8:00AM from hotels in Hanoi old quarter and then depart for the tour.
Where do I meet the tour? You can join on our tour in Hanoi old quarter, please check departure location and the time.
What do I eat? Our eatables are hygienic fresh foods and our meals are nutritious and varied.
What do I need to bring? a wide-brimmed hat or a umbrella, sunscreen (at least SPF15) for the hot months from April to August and a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cold months from November to March.
How much luggage can I take? the space of vehicle are limited, so please just bring the best necessaries!