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Hanoi City Walking Tour of Old Quarter

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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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    Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

    Good organization and planing, good support and timing. The guides are very informative.likedbit very much. Eillibg to return

    Thank Traveler231911
    Reviewed February 28, 2019

    Red Lotus Travel was a good tour provider. The company was responsive and reliable. Phuong our guide provided an excellent introduction to the city. Not only did Phuong provide a great introduction to the sites, but his insights into Vietnamese history and life today personalized...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank samwH2989LZ
    Reviewed December 30, 2018

    In a short span of time we covered 3 major cities in Vietnam. I ad hoc picked "Red Lotus" travels as my agent.. I made initial contact with Mr.Theip and later on I dealt with Ms.Rosa. Rosa was a very capable, responsive and responsible sales...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank Hemantha S
    Reviewed June 2, 2018

    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

    Date of experience: May 2018
    1  Thank MarcusHurley
    Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

    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

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank GohN25
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