Hanoi City Tour Full Day

Full Itinerary

07.45 - 08.30: The driver and guide from Hanoi Private Tour Guide will pick you up from your hotel. 

09.00 am: Visit Ho Chi Minh’s complex

The President Ho Chi Minh's relic at the Presidential Palace, known as the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, is the longest living and working place in Ho Chi Minh's revolutionary life (December 19, 1954, to September 2, 1969).

President Palace is located on the territory of Ngoc Ha Ward, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi. In the North, the area is bordered by West Lake, the South borders the One Pillar Pagoda, the Ho Chi Minh Museum; in the west adjacent to Bach Thao Street, the east-facing Hung Vuong Street, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ba Dinh Square where President Ho Chi Minh read the Declaration of Independence to establish the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in the fall. in 1945. The total area of the site is over 10 hectares, including houses, gardens, lawns, fish ponds and yards, the way back. According to the nature of the architectural works and activities of President Ho Chi Minh in those places.

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10.00 am: Visit One-Pillar Pagoda 
One Pillar Pagoda
is one of the most unique architectural features in Hanoi. Located in the relic of Dien Huu Pagoda, Thanh Bao village, Quang Duc, Ly Dynasty, now One Pillar Pagoda in Ba Dinh near Ho Chi Minh mausoleum. The temple was built in October 1049 lunar year. The temple is designed entirely from wood based on the lotus flower image is hatched. The middle column symbolizes the lotus body, above which is the lotus root, inside which is the statue of Quan Yin to worship.

One Pillar Pagoda

11.00 am: The City Tour continues with Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
The Museum of Ethnology is a place where introduces the culture of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam. There are many common objects in the daily life of people. Particularly rich are cloths of different ethnic groups, such as looms, skirts, towels ... decorated with various traditional techniques; knitwear, etc.

Rong House

12.30 pm: Have lunch in a restaurant with Vietnamese traditional dishes.

14.00 pm: Visit the Temple of Literature 
Temple of Literature - the most famous temple located Hanoi. It is considered the first university of Vietnam. Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam is not only a famous historical vestige of the capital Hanoi but also contains the essence of the text. of Vietnam. This place holds the only doctorate in the world with the signature (epitaph) not only save the doctorate passed in the exam stretching nearly 300 years. It is a testimony of Vietnam's contribution to the Confucian civilization in the region and to the culture of humankind throughout the world.

Temple of Literature

15.00 pm: Visit Ngoc Son Temple on Hoan Kiem Lake
Hoan Kiem Lake is one of the most famous sights of Hanoi and is home to the most romantic temples and temples of the capital. Just a short walk from the old town, the lake is a peaceful green space in the middle of busy crowded capital. Here, visitors can join the local chess players, strolling around the lake.

Ngoc Son Temple was built in commemoration of the 13th-century military leader Tran Hung Dao who was renowned for his bravery in the battle against the Yuan Dynasty.

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Ngoc Son Temple

Add some options: Enjoy Water Puppet Show from 15.30 to 16.15 pm by Electric Car or Cyclo around Hanoi's Old Quarter.
Come back to your hotel at 17.00 pm.


– Full transfers by A/C car 

– English speaking tour guide 


– Entrance fees


– Drinks 

– Personal expenses

– Tips & gratuities

– What not mentioned above

What to brings:

– A hat & sunscreen

– Appropriate clothing for the season

– Comfortable walking shoes/clothes

– If you're going to see Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, you should not wear shorts


– Children under 3 years old are not allowed to get inside Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

– Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum closed on Monday and Friday morning. And closes from 5th Sep to 31st October

– The itinerary can be changed due to weather

– Special request (diet or vegetarian,...) should be sent before your departure date.

– Ethnology Museum will be visited on Sun, Tue, Thu & Sat.