Hanoi, located on the banks of the Red River, is one of the most ancient capital in the world, where travelers can find well-preserved colonial buildings, ancient pagodas, temples and unique museums within the city centre
08:00 – 08:30am: Our guide will pick you up at hotel
08h30:Arrive Tran Quoc Pagoda – the oldest pagoda in Ha Noi built in the 6th century.
09h00 – 9h15: Visit Ho Chi Minh complex, you have a chance to see the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh then walk around the garden to see 2 houses where he lived & worked from 1954 to 1969. Then visit One Pillar Pagoda where worships the Godess of Mercy – It is the most unique padoga in the world.
10h30-11h00: Visit one of 2 options below
- Option 1: Visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology to learn about the culture of 54 ethnic groups living in Vietnam (Tusedays-Thursdays-Saturdays & Sundays)
- Option 2 : Visit Bat Trang ceramíc village where we can explore the daily life of the locals & learn about the process how to make a perfect product (on Mondays-Wenesdays – Fridays)
12h30: Have lunch at our restaurant. You have an opportunity to enjoy Vietnamese cuisine with 8 delicious dishes.
13h30 – 13h45: Continue visit Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, established in the 11 century
15h45: Leave for Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple, which honors General Tran Hung Dao who defeated the invader in 13th certury.
16h15: Tour finishes. Back to hotel
Shuttle bus during the trip (County 29 seats – max 20 pax)
A bottle of water / person
English speaking guide
Drink for lunch
Tips for tourguide & driver
Personal expenses or anything not mentioned above
Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum is closed on Mondays and Fridays.
Should dress modestly by covering from shoulders to knees in the public places like a temple, pagoda, HCM mausoleum …
Should bring the necessary things such as : cash, cellphone or camara, raincoat/ umbrella ,sun block …( depending on the weather)
The order of the itinerary can be changed depending on the situation.