Anyone who has been to Hanoi can understand the reason why it was voted the city of peace and one of the top 10 must-visit cities in Asian. Heavily decorated with beautiful colonial charm, yet Hanoi still embraces its traditional values. Blessed by nature with gorgeous lakes, romantic rivers and green gardens, the city also prides itself on the old French style villas lining evergreen boulevards. In the midst of the fast pace of life, the quiet, peaceful atmosphere of the old days still exists, unaffected by time.
What’s the way to capture the beauty of Hanoi in just a half day tour? This walking and cyclo riding combined tour is the answer. Specially designed by our travel experts, this tour itinerary aims to bring to tourists a unique and enjoyable experience. Stroll slowly through narrow streets of Hanoi, tastes the famous local dishes and specialty and admire the charming view of this Asian city. Hop on a cyclo and watch the daily life of Hanoi unfold before your eyes. And remember, a refreshing start for a phenomenal trip – what’s more appropriate than a cup of Hanoi-style morning coffee?
Start city: Hanoi Tour City
End city: Hanoi Tour City
Duration: 1 Day
Departure: Daily, upon your request.
Destination: Hotel – Morning café – Old French quarter – Westlake – Ngu Xa – Hanoi old quarter.
|Our prices:||– Children under 5 years old: free of charge
– Children from 5 to 10 years old: 70% adult’s rate
– Children above 10: full adult’s rate.
Depending on the hotel location, a taxi ride to the starting point may be needed. We then first sit down for a morning cafe, local style.
The walking map runs along Tran Phu and Hoang Dieu streets, then crosses Ba Dinh square up to West Lake, where we visit Tran Quoc pagoda. After that, continue to Ngu Xa street and visit Ngu Xa temple. Dong Xuan market is the next destination.
There you can watch the lively and dynamic local trade business. Now it may have got a little bit tiring, so let’s take a cyclo ride around the old quarter of Hanoi. We end the cyclo tour in front of a restaurant specializing in Hanoi’s famous dish Bun Cha for lunch.
Tour ends at you hotel at around 12:30.