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Hanoi Half Day City Tour in the Morning

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If you want to explore all the must-see sights in Hanoi within a short period of time, this Half-Day City Tour is an ideal fit. On this morning tour, you will visit some of the most attractive places, enjoy walking past the ancient colonial buildings and get a glimpse into Hanoi's history and culture.  Let’s follow a local tour guide to visit all the popular landmarks and listen to interesting stories of Hanoi!

Hanoi Half Day City Tour in the Morning Route Map
Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum - Temple of Literature - One Pillar Pagoda
Departure:  Daily departure from Hanoi
Daily departure from Hanoi
Category:  City Tours
Theme: Cultural
Suitable: Young Adults, Group Travel
Type: Private tour, Group tour

Tour Highlights

  • Visit some of the most famous cultural sites in Hanoi
  • Listen to interesting historical stories behind some well-known landmarks
  • Observe the beauty of daily life in Hanoi by walking through charming streets

Itinerary Expand all

Hanoi City Tour Half-Day in the Morning


  • 08:00 - 08:30: Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you on a journey to experience the best of Hanoi with our morning tour!
  • In Ho Chi Minh Complex, your first stop is Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, where you can pay your respects to the beloved leader (please note that it is closed on Mondays, Fridays, and from October to November). 
  • Ho Chi Minh's Stilted House: where the former Vietnamese leader lived and worked from 1958 until he died in 1969. The traditional wooden house on stilts has been preserved as a museum for visitors interested in learning about Ho Chi Minh's life and legacy.
  • One Pillar Pagoda was built in 1049 and is known for its unique architecture, with a single pillar rising from a pond, resembling a lotus flower. It is considered one of Vietnam's most iconic and important religious sites.
  • Head to the Presidental Palace, a unique French-style building that has been restored. It's a must-see for anyone interested in Vietnam's past.
  • Temple of Literature, Vietnam's first university will be your next destination. You'll be amazed by the unique Eastern architecture and learn interesting historical stories from our knowledgeable guide.
  • To experience local life, we'll stroll through the bustling Hanoi Old Quarter and stop by Hoan Kiem Lake. You'll see the city's vibrant energy and how locals go about their day.
  • Return you to your hotel around midday. 

Pay Respect To The Beloved Leader At Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

Pay Respect To The Beloved Leader At Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

Meals: NA
Accommodation: NA

Important Notes:

  • Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museums is closed on Monday and Friday so there will be other alternative options if you depart on Monday and Friday.
  • We suggest a small, lightweight pack for cameras, extra film and drinking water.
  • Please dress modestly for the temple visits. Non-sleeve shirts and short trousers are NOT allowed inside the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

Price & Inclusion

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Private Tour
US $44/pax

US $88

Booking Policy

Price Includes

  • Car
  • Private car transfer
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee

Price Excludes

  • Personal Expense
  • Cyclo/Electric Car/Water Puppet Show
  • Tips
  • Drinks
  • Meals
  • Other sevices not mention

Cancellation Policy

  • More than 7 days prior: 10% of total rates.
  • From 4 to 7 days prior: 50% of total rates.
  • Less than 3 days prior: 100% of total rates.
  • No-Show: 100% of total rates.

Children Policy

  • Child under 4 year old: FREE of charge, limit 1 child/ booking
  • Child from 4 - 11 year old: 75% charge
  • Child from 11 year & above: 100% adult rate

Customer Reviews

Very good 3 reviews
Traveler rating
Score breakdown
  • Itinerary 8.7
  • Food/Drink 8.7
  • Tour guide 9.7
  • Enter/act 8.7
  • Accomodations 8.8
Excellent - Mr.HICHEM KSOUS

The trip was very good, the car was very posh.
The driver and the guide were excellent

Excellent - Ms.Arlene H Henry

Both Guide and Driver were great. Vehicle was very comfortable. Guide was quite knowledgeable..

Very good - Ms.Vijayalakshmi Srinivasan

Good transport and guide

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