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At 8am in the morning, our guide will pick you up at your hotel, then we take a taxi to Ho Chi Minh complex, you will visit Ho Chi Minh mausoleum where we preserve body of president Ho Chi Minh inside. And then walking around his residential area including President Palace, house on stilt, fishing pond of Ho Chi Minh and One Pillar Pagoda....it is very nice walking here because we will walk in a beautiful garden under the shade of big trees.

After that, our guide will take you to Temple of Literature by walking through many French old houses that were built hundred years ago for French VIP officers. You will visit the first National University of Vietnam dating back 1070. It is great chance for you to learn about our history of education and our spiritual life of Vietnamese people. You will see a lot of young people dressed up and coming here to take nice photos, because this is special place for them.

We will enjoy a tasty lunch at a local restaurant in the Old Quarter of Hanoi, after lunch, that is time for you to discover the most interesting place, Hanoi Old Quarter. Our tour guide will take you to visit Long Bien bridge which was built by French people during French time in Vietnam. This is only bridge for walking to see Red River. After enjoying fresh air of the biggest river in the North of Vietnam, you will visit to the biggest market in Hanoi, Dong Xuan market, you can see people selling everything here, browse to food market nearby to see what local people often eat in their meals.

Walking along many narrow and busy streets of Hanoi before reaching to Hoan Kiem lake, the most beautiful lake in Hanoi. Next, our guide will take you to a nice place for coffee or cold beer, you will have a great view to central area of Hanoi and Hoan Kiem lake, relaxing and comfort your-self after a long walking day. Our tour will finish at your hotel at around 4 or 5pm.
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Old Quarter
Dong Xuan Market
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
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Get a more intimate glimpse into Hanoi than you would by coach during a walking tour that focuses on both hidden gems and famous attractions. In a super-small group limited to six people, you’ll follow a guide who ensures you don’t get lost in Hanoi’s labyrinth-like Old Quarter and provides commentary filled with cultural and historical info that you may otherwise have missed. Plus, hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • Get an intimate glimpse into Hanoi during a walking tour
  • Receive personalized attention from a guide in a small group limited to six people
  • Avoid getting lost in the maze-like streets of the Old Quarter
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off are included
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Reviewed 2 June 2018
Informative and great value

We booked this with Viatour. Our walking tour of the old city started at 8 and Hui met us and took us by taxi to Ho Chi Min's Mausoleum. We then had to queue for about half an hour before shuffling past his embalmed body....More

Thank MarcusHurley
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile
Short Trip in Hanoi

We had a great experience with Red Lotus Travel’s custom-made personal tour in Hanoi. Mr. Thiep had arranged our route perfectly. He is really friendly and caring person. He take care us as a friend during our stay in Hanoi. I definitely would recommend Thiep...More

Thank Goh N
Reviewed 10 October 2017
Great time and Great tour in Hanoy with Red Lotus Travel

We had a great time for our tour in hanoi for city tour and Full day Ha long bay tour for 2 days,. Thanks Mr. Thiep for the arrangement from our coming in the airport and back to airport again to catch our flight. Nice...More

Thank Fridamay
Reviewed 1 August 2017
"Great Service and Reliable Tours"

From the bottom of my heart. I would like to thanks Mr. Thiep for arranging my trip to hanoi and halong bay. Beyond my expectations! It was a fantastic experienced that I will never forget. Very Professionals, Reliable, Great Tours and Excellent Services. The staff...More

1  Thank VickyKoen
Reviewed 30 July 2017
Cooking and City Tour

We used Red Lotus Travel for two tours in Hanoi. The first was a cooking class, which was great! The class began with a tour around the old city, and then we went to the local market. We purchased many items for dinner and we...More

Thank Julie L
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