Hanoi City Tour

Duration: 1 day
Transport: Bus
Tour code: VRT24
Hanoi city tour offers traveller all the nicest and most important places in Vietnam’s capital – the cultural, political and economic center of country. You have the holy time to find out about the Buddhist religion at Tran Quoc pagoda – the oldest one in Hanoi city and One Pillar pagoda. You will comprehend much more the Great human of Vietnam at Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh stilt house. Moreover, our tour guide will share with you about the studious tradition of our nation at Temple of Literature – the first University of Vietnam.


Full transfers by shuttle bus with air-conditioning

16-seater bus used for 12-14 passengers

24-seater bus used for a maximum of 18 passengers

29-seater bus used for 18-20 passengers

Entrance fees

Set Menu Lunch

English speaking guide

Free pick up and see off in Hanoi Old Quarter

Water Puppet Show or Cycling Tour (optional) 

Complimentary water in bus


All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.

Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter); for verification please contact info@vietnamrealtour.com

Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Travel insurance.

Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.


One Pillar Pagoda - symbol of Hanoi city

Temple of Literature - First University of Vietnam

Tran Quoc pagoda - Oldest pagoda in Hanoi

Hoan Kiem lake - most important lake in Hanoi

AM: 7.45 – 8.15: Free pick up at your hotel. Then visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts and lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, which was founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 - the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Then continue on to the Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda at West lake (One of the oldest pagodas in Vietnam).Then visit Bat Trang pottery village (applied on Mon, Wed & Fri).

Lunch at local restaurant.

PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum (apply on Sun, Tue, Thu & Sat), the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam, see Vietnam’s first university, constructed in 1070 - it’s gardens and well-preserved architecture will offer a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. Take you past Hoan Kiem Lake to see the peaceful waters, and the beauty of Ngoc Son temple. At the end, journey through Hanoi’s Old Quarter, where you’ll then have a chance for some shopping and exploration.

Tour ends around 15h30 - 16h00. 


Who should participate? - This tour is suited for every travelers, children as well.

Price structure: - Price quote is based on per person basic

Children policy:

Child under 5 year old: free charge

Child from 5 to 9 year old: 75% of adult

Child above 9 year old: full charge


Depart every day from Hanoi

Itinerary is subject to change upon weather conditions

Doctor and Pharmacy are not available

Warm clothes from October to March!

Cancellation policies confirmed by Agent’s applies

Please check the invoice from your Agent or hotel carefully, as we are unable to verbal agreements.

What to bring:

Sun block, sport shoes, cash for personal expenses, and hat or umbrella, sun-glass, sun-cream, insect repellent

Wearing the long-clothes covering your knees while visiting temple, pagoda, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum.

Original passport

Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions.

Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.

Warm clothes from October to March!