Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Bat Trang Tour - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: For thousands of years, the local villagers living in the Red River Delta have preserved their traditions, in particular pottery and wood block painting. At a glance, you will experience the daily activities of the villagers. Take a short drive to Bat Trang village, located about 12 km southeast of Hanoi. The village was founded in the 16th century and features over 800 family operated and industrial kilns fired with wood and coal. They specialize in large-scale pottery and porcelain production using traditional methods. Stop at a small family factory to see how they manufacture their products! Watch the artisans paint and glaze their products and you will have a chance to practice your talent with wet clay and a mould, or you can join the drawing class in the factory. You will have free time to wander around the village and back to Hanoi.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel´s lobby located in Hanoi.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am or 1.30pm.
End/closing time: At 12pm or 5pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - City Tour Of Hanoi - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: This is a wonderful morning tour that encompasses all the important attractions of Hanoi. The first stop will be at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum; in the traditional of Lenin, Stalin and Mao, the final resting place of Ho Chi Minh is a glass sarcophagus set deep in the bowels of a monumental edifice that has become a site of pilgrimage. Then you will continue walking through the beautiful botanical garden of the Presidential Palace to visit Uncle Ho's humble house, the modest dwelling he built based on rural Vietnamese stilt house and where Ho lived for the last years of his life before visiting of the One Pillar Pagoda, built of wood on a single stone pillar, is designed to resemble a lotus blossom, symbol of purity. Then you will be on board the coach to visit of the Temple of Literature, the first university of Vietnam. This temple constitutes a rare example of well-preserved traditional Vietnamese architecture. The Fine Art Museum is where you can see some very intricate sculptures, paintings, lacquer ware, ceramics and other traditional Vietnamese fine arts. After lunch at local restaurant. Waiting in front of your hotel will be a cyclo, Vietnamese Pedicab, which is a popular means of local transport. A cyclo ride is an excellent way to experience Hanoi at close hand. The atmosphere is lively, hectic and sociable. Your driver will pedal you off, behind your guide, into narrow streets to the Old Quarter. Within the Old Quarter, as they have since the 15th century, the narrow 36 streets of the Old Quarter bear names that reflect the business once conducted there; silk street, rice street, paper street, lacquer ware street, and jewelry street. You will have an opportunity to shop for bargains and after it you will return to the hotel by air-conditioned vehicle.
Remark: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum open in the morning only from 8 am to 11 am every Tuesday to Thursday and Saturday to Sunday, and close on Monday, Friday and from October to December.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 7.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am.
End/closing time: At 4pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Discover villages outside of Hanoi - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: The journey begins with a one hour drive from Hanoi to Bat Trang ceramic village, where you will have a chance to visit the workshops and have a look at the kilns used for firing the ceramic pottery. Then, you will visit the community house of Dinh Bang. Traditionally, all villages in Vietnam had a ''community house'' in the centre of the village. It was where all decisions regarding the village were made. It connected everyone to the village and was the core of Vietnamese culture. Not far from the communal house lives a family who makes lacquer ware.
Our next stop is the Do Temple. Do Temple or Den Do Temple honours the 8 Ly emperors of the Ly Dynasty. The temple was built in 1030 by Emperor Ly Thai Tong to worship his father Emperor Ly Thai To.
Then, you will go to the small township of Tu Son for lunch. The restaurant has simple dishes for you to choose and is all genuine local food. After lunch, you will visit the village of Dong Ky, a traditional wood carving village. The trip there takes you through a beautiful rural setting of rice paddies with plenty of opportunities to stop for photo opportunities. You will be dropped at the entrance of the village for the visit, the local guide will take you through the village to meet the people, learn about their craft and lifestyles.
In the end, you will return to Hanoi by private vehicle.
Meeting/ pick-up point: Hotel lobby.
Duration: 7.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 8.30am.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Evening The Ionah Show - Private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: The new and best entertainment show in Hanoi named “Ionah” (is “Hanoi” spelled backwards), begins with iconic images of Hanoian streets, and turns into a surreal and colorful dream journey for its main character, Lady Ionah.
The story is set in motion as Ionah waits for her sweetheart and becomes increasingly angry that he is late. Unable to curb her fury, the girl vents her anger with a slap on her sweetheart’s cheek. This act of inflicting pain on another causes Ionah to immediately be punished, as she is hurled into a fantasy world where she undergoes a bizarre journey of soul-searching. Finally, Ionah is able to make her way back to reality in time to transform her slap into a light caress.
The show portrays Ionah’s wild journey through spiritual torments with countless images of lively metamorphoses. Delightful imagination is on display through a diverse language of genres including modern dance, theatrical arts, breakdancing and visual arts. The play was inspired by the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri and many scenes are strongly influenced by Western mythology. Ionah uses state-of-the-art visual and audio technology to conjure the surreal world of Lady Ionah’s journey along with top-notch visual design and music composition.
The play is one of Hanoi’s most unique cultural activities and is enthusiastically embraced by local audiences and visitors alike. A great experiences and memorable moments with friends and family while in Hanoi. Meeting point/ Pick-up location: Hotel’s lobby.
Pick-up time: At 7:15am.
Drop-off location: Hotel’s lobby.
Drop-off time: At 10:15pm.
Opening/ Start time: At 7:15am.
Closing/ End time: At 10:15pm.
Others: Show time: from 8pm until 9:20pm.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Excursion To Hoa Lu - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: You will leaving to Ninh Binh town also known to travellers as Vietnam's Dry Halong Bay, Hoa Lu boasts breathtaking scenery. While Halong Bay has huge rock formations jutting out of the sea, Hoa Lu has the rocks jutting out of the surrounding rice paddies. Hoa Lu was the capital of Vietnam under the Ding Dynasty (968-980) and the Early Le Dynasty (980-1009). The site was an attractive place for a capital city because of its distance from China and the natural protection afforded by the region's bazaar landscape. The ancient citadel of Hoa Lu, most of which has been destroyed, covered an area of about 3 square km. You will enjoy the boat riding to Tam Coc Cave and continue to visiting of Bich Dong Pagoda and Temples of the Dinh & Le Dynasties in the afternoon before returning to Hanoi.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel´s lobby located in Hanoi.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
Duration: 8 hours.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Excursion to Cuc Phuong National Park - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: At 8am, our driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi to start the 2.5 hour drive to Cuc Phuong National Park. Arrive in Cuc Phuong at around 10am. You will visit the Visitor Center where you can learn more about the park from the pictures and models on display; visit the Endangered Primate Rescue Center - one of the highlights of a visit to Cuc Phuong, where you can observe some of the rarest primate species in the world. Afterwards, have lunch in a local restaurant at park headquarters. After lunch, drive 20km to the park centre where you begin hiking a 7km loop trail to see the 1,000 year old tree. On this trail, you will have a chance to discover the secrets of nature. This one day tour will conclude with a visit to the Cave of Prehistoric Man, where human skeletons and stone tools dated to some 7,500 years old have been found.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at hotel.
Duration: 9.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
-End/closing time: At 5:30pm.
Languages: English, Spanish and Japanese.
Others: Voucher Exchanges Details: Authorized agents voucher is required upon arrival. Bring torches, hat, insect repellent. Enclosed shoes are essential.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Full Day Citadels, Karsts And Cycle From Hotel Inside Hanoi City Only
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Our Hanoi tour journey begins with a two hour drive from the hectic capital of Hanoi to the province of Ninh Binh, approximately 100kms.
HIGHLIGHTS:
* Surround yourself in the rich history and breathtaking scenery of Vietnam
* Step back in time at the ancient citadel of Hoa Lu, Vietnam’s first capital
* Cycle amongst the lime karsts and surrounding scenery
* Take a row boat through the UNESCO site of Trang An to explore magnificent caves and get up close to the region’s spectacular karst country.
Our first destination is Hao Lu, the location of the capital of Vietnam during the Dinh Dynasty (968-980) and early Le Dynasty (980-1009), the ancient citadel once covered 300 hectares of land, however the passage of time has left few remains of this once glorious capital of the Vietnam.
On arrival, dive into history at the Dinh & Le Temple. Restored in the 17th century, the temples are dedicated Dinh and Le emperors and believed to be built on the original foundations of the old palaces from the 11th and 12th centuries. You will delve into our history on this Hanoi cultural tour.
Next it's time for the biking part of the tour, as you hop on a bike for a 12 kilometre bike ride through the area, lime karsts towering above you as you ride along backroads and beautiful scenery. . . experiences you just don't get on other Hanoi tours! Following our bike ride, we'll stop for lunch at a local restaurant before visiting Trang An, a new addition to UNESCO’s list of heritage sites. Honoured as of June 2014, the 10,000-hectare Trang An complex comprises three areas: the Trang An ¬– Tam Coc – Bich Dong ecological site, the Hoa Lu imperial capital, and the Hoa Lu primitive forests. It is often referred to as the Halong Bay of the land due to its spectacular scenery: lime karsts rise up of the ground to tower over the region, and is a truly wonderful sight to see.
Here, we’ll board row boats for a 3 to 3.5-hour journey through caves, passing local villages along the river system of the Red River Delta. The scenery comprises of lush green rice paddies during the rice growing seasons and the surrounding limestone karsts make for a stunning backdrop, presenting many photo opportunities for the keen photographers amongst the group. At the end of the boat trip, we’ll return to the city and finish our Hanoi tour. Note: A Tam Coc boat trip will be offered as an alternative to Trang An on selected days when the place is too crowded or during peak season.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up centrally located hotels in Hanoi.
Duration: 10-11 hours.
Pick-up time: Between 8am and 8.30am.
Drop-off location: Centrally located hotels in Hanoi
Drop-off time: At 7pm.
Languages: English.
Others: Please dress up to standard with shoulders & Knee covered.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Full Day Halong Bay From Hotel Inside Hanoi City Only
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Discover the stunning natural beauty of Ha Long Bay with this breathtaking full day tour. Travel through the picturesque villages of northern Vietnam before boarding a traditional Chinese junk to sail through placid waters dotted with some 2,000 islets. Explore the many limestone karsts and enjoy a seafood buffet while taking in the bay's paradisiacal scenery.
Escape the organised chaos of Hanoi and head into the bucolic countryside, admiring the pastoral scenes during the three-and-a-half-hour drive to Ha Long Bay. There will be a break at a handicraft centre en route.
Board the junk at Ha Long City and receive a welcome drink for the cruise in the bay, which is famous for the spectacular limestone karsts jutting out of the peaceful green waters. The views are simply spellbinding as the boat winds among hundreds and hundreds of islets. Ha Long Bay, which means Bay of the Descending Dragon, is a Unesco World Heritage Site and was recently voted one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature in 2011.
Hear the legends and myths associated with this dreamlike bay then feast on the fabulous seafood lunch. The cruise also explores some of the grottos that have formed in the many of the isles and there is a charming visit to a quaint fishing village, where you can meet the locals and find out about their lives and customs. It also provides a great photo opportunity before the return by road back to Hanoi.
Meeting point/pick-up: Collection from centrally located hotels in Hanoi.
Duration: 11-12 hours.
Start/opening time: 7.30am-8am.
End or closing time: 6.30pm-7pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Halong Bay by Road - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Halong Bay (Bay of the Descending Dragon) is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Magnificent Halong Bay, with its 3,000 islands rising from the clear, emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin, is one of the natural marvels of Vietnam. These tiny islands are dotted with innumerable beaches and grottoes created by the wind and the waves. Observing the limestone rocks rising up from the sea and red sailed junk boats sail by will be a truly memorable experience. The scenic 3-hour drive from Hanoi City to Halong with spectacular views as you pass through seemingly endless green paddy fields with women in conical hats working in the rice fields with their water buffalo. You will be passing through the organic farmland, local villages and busy markets guests will have the opportunity to observe how Vietnamese people go about their daily lives. Upon arrival at Halong Bay pier, you will continue to take a relaxing 4 h boat trip through the Bay with a fresh seafood lunch is prepared and served on board. Then transfer back to Hanoi.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 11.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
End/closing time: At 7:30pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Hanoi Evening Tour with Cyclo and Water Puppet Show
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Our tour guide will pick you at your hotel in the Old Quarter or at the appointed location, and then we get a cycle to Hoan Kiem Lake, one of the major scenic spots in the city and serves as a focal point for its public life.
And then the first stop at Hanoi Opera House, an opera house in central Hanoi, Vietnam. It was erected by the French colonial administration between 1901 and 1911. Then, on the way to Water puppet show, we will see Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Hotel - A Grand Dame of Southeast Asia that welcomes guests to experience her colonial grandeur and timeless elegance. Located step from the Opera House in Hanoi’s French Quarter, this legendary property brings guests into intimate contact with the opulence of another era. After that, we stop to enjoy the water puppet show.
After that we will take a walk on the streets of the old quarter and enjoy the Vietnamese traditional food: Beef noodles.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel's lobby Inside Hanoi City Only.
Duration: 2 and a half hours.
Start/opening time: 7pm.
End/closing time: 9:30pm.
Drop-off location: The streets of the old quarter.
Languages: English

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Hanoi Street Food By Night From Hotel Inside Hanoi City Only
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: We start our evening walking tour at Hanoi’s largest covered market, Dong Xuan. Along the perimeter of the market, dozens of street hawkers sell a staggering variety of produce from live seafood to exotic fruits and spices. Your expert English-speaking local guide will give you an insight into the intricacies and traditions of Vietnamese food culture including details on ingredients and historical backgrounds of popular northern dishes.
We eat as we go, trying seasonal fruits and sampling a tasty French-inspired snack from a street cart. Walking through the maze of bustling streets that make up Hanoi’s Old Quarter, we tempt our tastebuds with the famed Hanoi dish Banh Cuon at a local eatery. Watch in awe as the skilled chefs demonstrate for you how this tasty dish is put together. Continuing into the atmospheric heart of the Old Quarter, we wander past street stalls and quiet residential lanes where you can observe local life that has changed little since Hanoi was founded over 1000 years ago.
Our next two snack stops are at outdoor barbeque stalls. We sit down with the Hanoi locals and sample various meat, vegetable and bread specialties that are flame grilled over hot coals for extra flavour. It’s then time for dessert as we venture down a small alley to join in the local tradition of feasting on fresh fruit served in a cup and smothered with crushed iced and condensed milk – this specialty is one not to be missed! Your local guide will then take you to one of Hanoi’s best kept secrets, a hidden café with stunning views over the picturesque Hoan Kiem Lake. This hard-to-find café is one of the few left in the city that still serves egg coffee, a scrumptious local delicacy that we will sample whilst admiring the hustle and bustle of the city center below. Or, if coffee is not your style, a cold beer awaits!. At the end of the trip you are free to continue exploring the area or your guide will assist you with directions or a taxi back to your hotel.
Meeting/ Pick up point: Sacombank ATM Machine - No 1 Dong Xuan street (Front entrance of Dong Xuan Market, Corner of Dong Xuan St with Cau Dong St at 5.00pm.
Duration: Two-and-a-half hours.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Highlights Of Hanoi - Half Day Private Tour
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: This is a wonderful morning tour that encompasses all the important attractions of Hanoi. The first stop will be at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum; in the traditional of Lenin, Stalin and Mao, the final resting place of Ho Chi Minh is a glass sarcophagus set deep in the bowels of a monumental edifice that has become a site of pilgrimage.
Then you will continue walking through the beautiful botanical garden of the Presidential Palace to visit Uncle Ho's humble house, the modest dwelling he built based on rural Vietnamese stilt house and where Ho lived for the last years of his life before visiting of the One Pillar Pagoda, built of wood on a single stone pillar, is designed to resemble a lotus blossom, symbol of purity.
Then you will be on board the coach to visit of the Temple of Literature, the first university of Vietnam. This temple constitutes a rare example of well-preserved traditional Vietnamese architecture.
Finally we will reach the Old Quarter, marked by Hoan Kiem Lake which is considered the heart city Centre. Take quick time to wander around the bustling streets in the Old Quarter before returning your hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from hotels in Hanoi.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am.
End/closing time: At 12pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Museums of Hanoi - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: The Ethnology Museum, a newly opened museum exhibiting history and culture of ethnic minorities living in Vietnam. Detailed explanations are given in Vietnamese, English, and French. The Fine Art Museu is where you can see some very intricate sculptures, paintings, lacquer ware, ceramics and other traditional Vietnamese fine arts. The History Museum, a rich collection of exhibits from Vietnam's prehistory; Vietnamese civilizations; the Dong Son Civilization; the kingdom of Champa; the Khmer kingdoms; various Vietnamese dynasties and their resistance to Chinese attempts at domination; the struggle against the French; and the history of the Communist Party. Remark: The museum opens daily from 8 am to 5 pm, except Fine Art Museum, Ethnology Museum & History Museum that are closed on Monday.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am or 1:30pm.
End/closing time: At 12pm or 5pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Perfume Pagoda
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: The Perfume Pagoda (Chua Huong) is 60km southwest of Hanoi. The pagoda is one of the highlights of the Hanoi area and should not be missed. Getting to the pagoda requires a journey first by road and then by rowing boat. The return boat trip along the scenic waterways takes about 3 hours. The Perfume Pagoda itself is a complex of pagodas and Buddhist shrines built into the limestone cliffs of Huong Tick Mountain (the Mountain of the Fragrant Traces). Among the better known sitesyou'll see Thien Chu (Pagoda Leading to Heaven); Giai Oan Chu (Purgatorial Pagoda), where the faithful believe deities purify souls, cure sufferings and grant offspring to childless families; and Huong Tick Chu (Pagoda of the Perfumed Vestige).
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel´s lobby located in Hanoi.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
Duration: 8 hours.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Scouting The Old Quarter - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: In the morning or afternoon, you can prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience. Waiting in front of your hotel you will see a Cyclo (Vietnamese Pedicab), which is a popular means of local transport. A cyclo ride is an excellent way to experience Hanoi at close hand. The atmosphere is lively, hectic and sociable. Your driver will pedal you off, behind your guide, into narrow streets to the Old Quarter. Within the Old Quarter, as they have since the 15th century, the narrow 36 streets of the Old Quarter bear names that reflect the business once conducted there; silk street, rice street, paper street, lacquer ware street, and jewelry street. Disembark and explore on foot. You will have an opportunity to shop for bargains and discover your bargaining power and come away with unusual items that will always remind you of this exciting morning or afternoon. Return to the hotel by air-conditioned vehicle.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9am or 1:30pm.
End/closing time: At 12pm or 4:30pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Street food experience - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: We start our evening Hanoi street food tour at the city’s largest covered market, Dong Xuan. Along the perimeter of the market, dozens of street hawkers sell a staggering variety of produce from live seafood to exotic fruits and spices. Your expert local guide will give you an insight into the intricacies and traditions of Vietnamese food culture including details on ingredients and historical backgrounds of popular northern dishes. We eat as we go, trying seasonal fruits and sampling a tasty French-inspired snack from a street cart. Walking through the maze of bustling streets that make up Hanoi’s Old Quarter, we tempt our tastebuds with the famed Hanoi dish Banh Cuon at a local eatery. Watch in awe as the skilled chefs demonstrate for you how this tasty dish is put together.
Continuing into the atmospheric heart of the Old Quarter, we wander past street stalls and quiet residential lanes where you can observe local life that has changed little since Hanoi was founded over 1000 years ago. Our next two snack stops on our Hanoi street food tour are at outdoor barbeque stalls. We sit down with the Hanoi locals and sample various meat, vegetable, and bread specialties that are flame grilled over hot coals for extra flavour.
Now, it's time for dessert as we venture down a small alley to join in the local tradition of feasting on fresh fruit served in a cup and smothered with crushed iced and condensed milk – this specialty is one not to be missed! Your local guide will then take you to one of Hanoi’s best kept secrets, a hidden café with stunning views over the picturesque Hoan Kiem Lake. This hard-to-find café is one of the few left in the city that still serves egg coffee, a scrumptious local delicacy that we will sample whilst admiring the hustle and bustle of the city centre below. Or, if coffee is not your style, a cold beer awaits! At the end of our Hanoi tour, you are free to continue exploring the area or your guide will assist you with directions or a taxi back to your hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up at the hotel.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: At 5pm.
End/closing time: At 8pm.
Others: Voucher Exchanges Details: Authorized agents voucher is required upon arrival.

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Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - The Highlights of Hanoi – Full Day Tour
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Dive in to the sights, sounds and smells of our bustling city on our Hanoi sightseeing tour. With our local guide we start our trip with a visit to the Ho Chi Minh complex on the site where he declared Vietnam's independence in 1945, and see the reverence with which Vietnamese people treat their ''Uncle Ho''.
Other sites that we will visit with our local guide include: - House 54 - Ho Chi Minh lived and worked here between 1954 and 1958 - Stilt House - Ho Chi Minh moved from House 54 to the Stilt House in 1958, and worked and lived there until his death in 1969. - Presidential Palace - originally built by the French at the start of the 20th Century to house the French Governor-General of Indochina.
Following his ''Declaration of Independence'' Ho Chi Minh refused to move into the building due to it's connection with the countries colonial past. - One Pillar Pagoda - a unique wooden structure originally built in 1049 by Emperor Ly Thai Thong of the Ly Dynasty. The current structure is a replica of the original. Continuing on our Hanoi tour through the city we drive to the Temple of Literature. Originally built in honour of Confucious by Emperor Ly Thanh Thong in 1070, a university was added to the grounds six years later. The university provided education to the royal family and children of the aristocracy or ''mandarins''.
The University remained here until Emperor Gia Long moved the country’s administrative capital from Hanoi to Hue at the end of the 18th century and start of the 19th century. After our visit to the Temple of Literature, we head to a local restaurant for a delicious local lunch - ''Pho'' or Noodle Soup is a popular choice amongst locals. After lunch, we visit the Museum of Ethnology, to learn more about the cultural diversity of Vietnams ethnic minorities. Established by the Vietnamese government in 1997, the museum provides us with a fascinating insight into the diverse cultures, customs and lifestyles of the 54 ethnic groups that inhabit Vietnam.
We finish our ultimate Hanoi travel experience with a walking tour of Hanoi's hectic old quarter. See how Hanoians live out their lives on the streets, sitting & eating together on the sidewalks and bartering for wares. Visit the local Hang Be or Dong Xuan local markets before finishing at Bia Hoi corner where you can freshen-up with a local beer (not included) and have the opportunity to swap stories with local people eager to practice their language skills. At the end of our Hanoi sightseeing tour, you are free to continue exploring the area or your guide will assist you in getting a taxi back to your hotel.
Meeting/ Pick up point: Pick up centrally located hotels in Hanoi Pick-up time: Between 8am and 8.30am.
Drop-off time: Between 12pm and 1pm.
Drop-off location: Ngoc Son Temple, Hoan Kiem lake. Drop off at hotels not included.
Duration: Between 4 and 4.5 hours.
Languages: English.
Others: Please dress up to standard with shoulders & Knee covered.
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is closed by Local Authority for annual preservation. Ho Chi Minh stilt house and museum are still opened on the normal schedule. So while the Mausoleum is closed, all other activities on Hanoi Highlight Tour will be running as normal. The guide will take you to the front of HCM Mausoleum for photos and information before taking a visit to HCM House and Museum.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Van Phuck Silk Village - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Van Phuc Silk Village is situated on the banks of Nhue Thi River, 8 km southwest of Ha Noi. It takes you only 30 minutes drive to go there from the centre of Hanoi. The village has been much well known for its traditional sericulture, weaving, and silk products. Tourists coming here are lured by various beautiful shirts, crafts, ties, dresses and many other things made of silk available in the village. What is special is that the silk is made by very simple looms, which is the genuinely traditional Vietnamese way of making silk. Listen to a presentation of the process of making silk - from planting mulberry trees to processing thread taken from boiled cocoon. Afterwards, you may go shopping at village shops.
Meeting/ pick-up point: Hotel lobby.
Duration: Tree hours.
Start/opening time: Morning tour at 8:30am. Afternoon tour at 1:30pm.
End/closing time: Morning tour at 11:30am. Afternoon at 4:30pm.
Others: Includes: transportation in private air condition vehicle, a local English speaking guide, admission fees as indicated.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Vietnamese Life Style - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: After breakfast at hotel, we depart to visit the cultural highlights and to explore the surrounding villages. Leave the city behind and drive through fertile farmland to one of the oldest villages in the outskirts of Hanoi. Located northwest of Hanoi, is a very quiet and peaceful small community and the Vietnamese typical house and village, named Duong Lam ancient Village, where people have maintained a simple way of life for hundreds of years! The village provides an intriguing glimpse into the Vietnamese way of life.
Get on bike and start to explore the village, observing age-old customs and architecture as it is known one of the only Vietnamese ancient villages left. You will visit what the locals call a “fresh morning market”. The market is so called because of the abundance of fresh produce, vegetables, fruits, flowers, and anything that moves! You will be invited into the ancient house to observe how Vietnamese people go about their daily lives. Sit down and relax in the shade of local home to experience the wonderful array of teas or kinds of herbs and Vietnamese thick coffee and a taste of their exotic flavors while watching the demonstration of Vietnamese art of cooking, simply delicious!
After lunch drive back Hanoi with a drop to visit The Ethnology Museum, a newly opened museum exhibiting history and culture of ethnic minorities living in Vietnam; detailed explanations are given in Vietnamese, English, and French. This is a chance to understand further the living variaty of Viet people and other ethnic minorities on this "S Letter” land.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
End/closing time: At 1pm.
Languages: English.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Vietnamese cooking class - private
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: How great would it be to be able to return home from your time in Vietnam, to dazzle your family and friends with mouth-watering delicacies like Banana Flower Salad, Bun Cha and Fresh Spring Rolls. All the Menus we offer are made with recipes developed by Hidden Hanoi, using ingredients that can be found in most well stocked Asian grocery stores. So you can easily replicate them in your own kitchen. We will not just only show you how to cook but also we will teach you more about Vietnamese culture through-out the course with the short movie demonstrating a traditional Vietnamese kitchen; by explaining the importance of rice and its cultural significance; the different spices, when and how they are used; the market; and of course fish sauce.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at hotels.
Duration: Four hours.
Start/opening time: At 9am.
-End/closing time: At 1pm.
Languages: English, Spanish and Japanese.
Others: Voucher exchange details: authorised agent voucher is required upon arrival.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Village Discovery by bike
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: Leave the busy streets of Hanoi via a scenic road winding through the city’s Old Quarter, through the urban outskirts, and into the countryside. We’ll pass Hanoi’s oldest bridge – The Long Bien - which was built by the famous Eiffel Construction company in 1902.
Experience the beauty of Vietnam’s countryside as you cycle through back roads and along the banks of the Red River on our Hanoi village tour. See local villagers at work as your guide points out traditional rural activities and sights. We’ll stop by a famous local artist’s house to study some popular trends of Vietnamese contemporary fine arts, including installation, body, and performance art. You will have chance to view them all here at his 2000 square meter estate.
We’ll continue our bike tour by cycling through the tranquil banana and vegetable farming area of Red River Island. There will be lots of opportunities to stop and take photos of the beautiful surroundings and the locals working on their farms. We then head off to the pottery village of Quang Ba where ceramics are stacked waiting to be taken into Hanoi by bicycle. Thisroute takes us past the Red River’s floating houses and fields of colorful flowers. Depending on the season, you may get to see locals picking the flowers to be taken to market.
We continue cycling along the river to the famous West Lake for a cup of coffee or green tea while enjoying the magnificent sunset. Back on our bikes, we’ll return to the meeting point in Hanoi where your guide will be able to assist you in getting a taxi to your hotel.
Feel the Red River breeze on an 100-year old bridge
Drop in to a local artist estate to admire some Vietnamese fine arts
Explore the densely cultivated land of an islet with banana, bean, and corn farms
Visit a pottery making village and see how ceramics are made
Take in a magnificent sunset at West Lake.
Duration: 4 hours.
Start/opening time: At 2pm.

Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden - Water Puppet Show
Ausflüge in Hanoi und Norden: A unique opportunity to witness a water puppetry performance, which is a traditional art form dating back to the 11th century. Hidden puppeteers must stand at waist deep in a pool of water, which is the stage, in which to skillfully manoeuvre dancing puppets attached to bamboo poles on its surface. Many of the brief episodes relate to scenes of the daily life. The water looks very green and dirty, apparently be design to conceal the mechanisms that operate the puppets. Dinner will be served at local restaurant.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 3 hours (including transfer time). The show duration is 50 minutes.
Pick-up time: 30 minutes prior to show-time booked. Please call to reconfirm the pick-up time.
Drop-off time: Depending on the option chosen.
Start/opening time: Daily at 4:10pm, 5:20pm, 6:30pm and 8pm.
Languages: English.

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