Hanoi - Vietnam, estimated population nearly 6.5 million (2009), is the capital and second-largest city of Vietnam. From 1010 until 1802, it was the most important political centre of Vietnam. It was eclipsed by Huế during the Nguyễn Dynasty as the capital of Vietnam, but Hanoi served as the capital of French Indochina from 1902 to 1954. From 1954 to 1976, it was the capital of North Vietnam.
MORNING: 8h AM The guide and driver pick you up from your hotel, we take you to visit Ho Chi Minh complex, including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum - the final resting place of Vietnamese great father or Uncle Ho, President Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house - where Ho lived on and off from 1958 to 1969, then visit Ho Chi Minh’s museum where tourists will learn what he had done for Viet Nam and some other countries and a lot of information about President Ho Chi Minh. The next place is One Pillar Pagoda which is a group of structures consisting of a pagoda and a tower built in the middle of a square pond. Leave One Pillar Pagoda for the Temple of Literature the first college of Viet Nam dedicated to Confucian. Have lunch at a restaurant.
AFTERNOON: After lunch, drive to visit Tran Quoc Pagoda, Which is on the shore of West Lake, the museum of ethnology, Hoa Lo Prison where many Vietnamese patriots were jailed and killed with full of evidents of the French brutal to the Vietnameses people . The last place of city tour is Hoan Kiem Lake (Restored Sword Lake), Ngoc Son Temple, and 1 hour syclo around the Old quarter. End at your hotel in the afternoon.
PRICE : 26 USD/ 1 PERSON
- Vehicle (A/C):County 29 seats, Ford transit 16 seats (model 2004).
- Driver: proficient, enthusiastic, experienced.
- Tour guide: English speaking guide (enthusiastic, experienced).
- Entrance fees: During tour.
- Lunch: Vietnamese meal (standard and hygienic meal).
- Insurance, drinks, telephone, tips to guide and other private servies.