Known as the ‘City of Peace’, picturesque Hanoi has long been a cultural and political hub of the region. Set on the banks of the Red River, this erstwhile French colony is a favorite with tourists given its numerous entertainment and shopping attractions, and historic landmarks that have stood the test of time as well as war. Dotted with many lakes that enhance its charm, Hanoi is well-connected to various cities in Asia and across the world. Getting around the city is also quite easy given the number of buses, taxis, and bike taxis that ply its roads. Take a look at some of the wonderful GetYourGuide Hanoi tours that await you!
Vietnamese cuisine is as unique as it gets and a food tour through the streets of Hanoi is not to be missed! Accompany your guide through the bustling city streets as you head towards some of the popular eateries and casual restaurants. Savor a range of mouthwatering dishes including papaya salad, sweet soup, steamed rice pancake rolls, Vietnamese donuts, and local beer. There are plenty of options for vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike.
Hanoi: Guided Street Food Tour
Duration: 4 hour
Explore the city like a local as you zoom around the streets on a private motorbike. Relish an egg coffee before a tour of the local market. Get to see landmarks such as the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature, and the Vietnamese Women’s Museum. Enjoy a vegan lunch before wrapping up your tour with a visit to Long Bien bridge.
Historical Hanoi Private Scooter Tour with Lunch
Duration: 5 hour
Stroll across Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum before heading over to the architecturally unique One Pillar Pagoda. Gaze upon the Temple of Literature before taking a break from exploration as you enjoy lunch in the Old Quarter. Cover the Vietnam Military History Museum where you can go to the top of the flag tower and savor the stunning views. Conclude your tour at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum and head back to your hotel.
Hanoi: Private Museum, History and Mausoleum Tour
Duration: 5 hour
Hanoi is a shopper’s paradise and there’s something for everyone! From fruits to seafood to apparel and home appliances, there are exclusive markets dedicate to these items across the city. Visit the city’s largest and oldest Dong Xuan Market before your motorbike guide leads you to a traditional restaurant for lunch. Shop to your heart’s content before being dropped off at your hotel.
Hanoi: Shopping and Food Market Tour by Motorbike
Duration: 4.5 hour
Cyclos are a way of life in Vietnam and a leisurely ride through the city is what this tour promises you. A great way to get some excellent photographs for your collection, you will pass by the Old Quarter with its French colonial architecture. The Opera House, Hoan Kiem Lake, and Dong Xuan Market are some other attractions you will pass by. Watch the traders sell their wares on shaded streets as your driver pedals the cyclo.
Hanoi Old Quarter: 1-Hour Cyclo Tour
Duration: 1 hour
Listen to the live commentary as you take in the attractions of Hanoi on this hop-on hop-off bus tour. The 24-hour ticket lets you acquaint yourself with this bustling city at your own pace. Get off at the attractions you want to explore in detail or stay on board as the bus moves on to the next stop. The English-speaking guide is always around to help you out and the audio commentary is available in 12 different languages.
Hanoi: Hop-on Hop-off 24-Hour Bus Tour with Live Commentary
Duration: 24 hour
Know more about the history of Hanoi and its revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh with a tour of the popular landmarks. Included is a lunch featuring typical North Vietnamese cuisine and a trip to a former prison. Discover the charms of the Old Quarter that dates back to the 13th century. You can also set off to explore these spots on your own by asking your guide to meet up with you at a pre-determined time and location.
Hanoi: Full-Day Shore Excursion Tour
Duration: 8 hour
Prepare to be awed by the striking beauty of picturesque Bai Tu Long Bay from aboard a charming cruise boat. Relish the stunning views of the unusual rock formations that dot the bay. Get a glimpse of the stalactites and stalagmites at Thien Canh Son cave during your two-day cruise. Relax in the sun or go kayaking on the serene water body and also visit Vung Vieng floating village during your cruise.
Hanoi: 2-Day Bai Tu Long Bay Cruise Adventure
Duration: Wheelchair accessible
Settle in behind your motorbike driver-cum-guide as they expertly thread their way through traffic to transport you across the city. You can make short stops to sample some of the local foods if you wish. Stop by the Opera House and the 10th century Temple of Literature which is Vietnam’s first university. Visit Quan Su Pagoda, a hub of Buddhist activities and browse through a second hand market. The Old Streets area is a great place to shop and relish a traditional lunch before you head back to the hotel.
Hanoi: City Sights and Temple of Literature Motorbike Tour
Duration: 4 hour
Farming is an occupation pursued by a large number of Vietnamese and this is the perfect opportunity to experience how the famers live. Arrive at Ngoc Hoa Village and bike across the countryside before putting on farmer’s clothing to plow the rice fields. This tour includes a ride on a sampan, a traditional Vietnamese boat, to Stork Island which is home to numerous bird species. A cruise of picturesque Ha Long Bay with its many islets and trip to a local fishing village are some other highlights of this tour.
Hanoi: 2-Day Ha Long and Vietnamese Farming Tour
Duration: 2 day
The options are endless in Hanoi
The wide variety of tour choices available can make it difficult for you to pick favorites. Simply choose a few unique experiences that you have always wanted to try out, and you are good to go! Enjoy Hanoi!
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