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Tour  > Vietnam Tour  >  Vietnam Excursion /Vietnam Day trip  > Hanoi half day trip


HALF DAY TOURS FROM HANOI



HANOI CITY TOUR HALF DAY
Trip code: HANHDT

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 12:00 hrs or 13:30 – 17:00 hrs

Visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and his former residence (closed on Monday, Friday and the whole month of Oct & Nov), One-Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature,

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee
 

 


HANOI CRAFT & FOLK ART
Trip code: HANCFA
 

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 11:30 hrs or 13:30 – 17:00 hrs

The Unique Chance To Meet With Local Well-Known Artists

Come to Hanoi, visit the thousand year old capital of Vietnam, home to thousand years old pagodas and temples, beautiful lakes and the tree-lined boulevards of the French quarter, especially the  most attractive old quarter. Stroll down the ancient Guild Street where the wares on offer have remained unchanged for centuries .Here you will see the life of Hanoi, the flower vendors wheeling bicycles festooned with fresh-cut roses, lotus and lilies flowers or the brown-robed monks on their way to the pagoda...etc.
Visit the Fine Arts museum,  Visit Natural Dye and hand oven work shops.
Visit the famous painters and galleries. Opportunity to chat and get insight into Vietnam arts. Attend the Ca trù show  known as scholarly music  or Cailuong show , Renovation music ( available in the afternoon). The trip concludes with fond memories.

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, meeting arrangement

 

HANOI CHARM
Trip code: HANHDC

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 12:00 hrs or 13:30 – 17:00 hrs

Visit Vietnam Museum of ethnology where display a wide range of textiles, craft
of 54ethnic minorities living in Vietnam followed by an hour cyclo tour through the Old Quarters of Hanoi to experience the bustling, real lifestyle and business of the Quarter.

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee


BAT TRANG POTTERY & DONG KY VILLAGES
Trip code: HANHDC

Tour departure:Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 12:00 hrs or 13:30 – 17:00 hrs

Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi, drive to Bat Trang, the famous village is situated approx. 15km outside of Hanoi, surrounded by fertile farmland. Watch the artisans forming, painting and glazing their products, which are then baked for several days in huge kilns. Proceed to Dong Ky, the famous traditional wood carving village. Watch carpenters forming, carving and polishing wood products, making decorated pictures by snail, oyster shells.
 

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee



BUT THAP PAGODA
Trip code: HANHDB

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 11:30 hrs or 13:30 – 16:30 hrs

Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi, drive to But Thap Pagoda, which was built in the reign of King Tran Thanh Ton (1258-1278). The pagoda is well-known by traditional Vietnamese Art of wood carving and sculpture. Some splendid works of art are housed in the pagoda including the statue of Buddha with thousand hands and thousand eyes, and the statue of Tay Thien Dong Do Vietnam. Tourcode: HANBTP

 

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee


THAY & TAY PHUONG PAGODA
Trip code: HANHDP

Tour departure:Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:30 – 12:00 hrs or 13:30 – 17:00 hrs

Depart from Hanoi to Thay Pagoda (30 km from Hanoi). Proceed to Tay Phuong Pagoda to visit the wonderful collection of Buddhist statues dated the 17th century. Visit local woodcarving village en route. Return to Hanoi.

 

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee


GOOD MORNING HANOI
Trip code: HANHDG

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):06:00 – 09:00

6:00A.M- Pick up from hotel and drive to Hoan Kiem Lake, the heart of Hanoi. It is great spot to start a healthy day with the sun rising over the water. Locals concentrate around this lake in the early morning by involving themselves in Tai chi, aerobics and some light sports or simply by a stroll around the lake. We take a walk around the lake, there will be plenty of opportunity to capture the wonderful shots or perhaps even join in with the locals! We conclude our Hoan Kiem experience at a Café boasting marvelous views of the lake. Whilst enjoying the view and our traditional Vietnamese coffee, we prepare ourselves for a true Yoga experience.
 
7:30A.M- Drive to West Lake for an hour of healthy, relaxing Yoga. The class conducted by a professional yoga teacher. Breathing and relaxation techniques are combined together to re vitalize your body, mind and soul.
 
Note: The Yoga class is designed to suit everyone needs, one with or without prior experience, young or old, everyone can enjoy and get spiritually touched.
 
9:00A.M- Drive back to the hotel and enjoy well deserved breakfast.
 

 

Trip includes:
English speaking guide, car, entrance fee



HANOI COOKERY CLASS
Trip code: HANHCC

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi

Duration (approximate):08:00 – 11:30

 

08:00 Meet our guide at the starting point for the
briefing and  then transfer to a traditional market for a full guided tour

08:40 Transfer to the  Restaurant by “cyclo”

09:00 Welcome drinks

09:15 Cooking Class

11:15 Lunchtime

12:00 Return transfer to the Restaurant.


Trip includes:

Vietnamese teacher & chef - all cooking ingredients & facilities - meal - transportation.

 

 

 

RED RIVER RURAL VILLAGE
Trip code: HANRRR

Tour departure: Daily from your hotel in Hanoi
Duration (approximate):08:00 – 11:30
- 8am pick up from your hotel and drive through verdant of Red River  village
with opportunity to take our buffalo cart browsing through the rice
filed browsing rural villages and agriculture farms (30' ride ). Visit village and meet with people. Enjoy the folk song and music (30' show) and visit Den Do temple and  traditional house of Red river Delta. Return to Hanoi.

 

Includes:

• All transportation and transfers in air conditioned vehicles
• English speaking guide
• Admission fees, music

 


 

HANOI SPCECIAL NIGHT OUT
Trip code: HANSNO
 

Around 18.15 /Leave the hotel for the Puppet show

Puppetry is a traditional performing art long existed among the ethnic groups living in Vietnam. It originated from the wet rice civilization since the Hung Kings founded the country.

19:45 - 20:40 /Dinner at Cha Ca La Vong

Cha Ca is a special food of Hanoi, it is reputed to be 200 years old. It is a white fish, served in boneless chunks, smothered in greens and saffron-infused oil. It comes out right in the frying pan it is cooked in, you will get an unlimited amount of rice noodles on the side and with all the oil and greens - it makes a tasty accompaniment. Wash it all down with one of Vietnam's best bottled beers, Ha Noi. This brew is not as watery as most of the country's concoctions and actually has some hop bitterness that goes well with the spicy fish.

20:50 - 21:30 /After-show coffee on a floating cafe on Westlake
 


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