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Hanoi: Old Quarter walking Tour | Free Private Tour Guide

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Explore Hanoi's Old Quarter, from the iconic 36 Pho Phuong Street and timeless architecture to hidden temples and the delights of egg coffee, all while exploring cultural experiences.


  • Unearth Living History: Explore vibrant streets with stories spanning generation
  • Architectural Gems: Marvel at intricate designs, like the iconic 87 Ma May house
  • Tranquil Retreats: Find peace in ancient temples, such as the revered Bach Ma.
  • Taste of Tradition: Delight in velvety egg coffee at historic cafés.


Immerse yourself in the enchanting tapestry of Hanoi's history and culture with our meticulously crafted Old Quarter Discovery Tour. This immersive journey is designed to transport you through time as you wander the atmospheric streets of the Old Quarter, where the legacy of centuries past lives on in its architecture, customs, and vibrant energy. ***Tour Highlights: - 36 Pho Phuong Street: Begin your adventure with a stroll along the famed 36 Pho Phuong Street, an iconic pathway that weaves through the heart of the Old Quarter. Discover the stories of each meticulously named street and its unique trade history, a living testament to Hanoi's evolution. - Architectural Treasures: Immerse yourself in the nostalgia of classic architecture as you explore the exquisite details of small houses adorned with intricate carvings and charming tiled roofs. Admire the timeless beauty of the 87 Ma May house, a quintessential example of Hanoi's traditional architecture. - Spiritual Imprints: Uncover the spiritual essence of the Old Quarter as you visit ancient temples and pagodas that bear the hallmarks of Buddhist architecture. Experience the reverence of Bach Ma Temple and the peaceful aura of Quan Đế Temple, each embodying a unique facet of Vietnamese spiritual life. - Market Exploration: Immerse yourself in the dynamic rhythm of local life at Dong Xuan Market, where a kaleidoscope of colors, aromas, and flavors beckon. Engage with vendors, learn about local ingredients, and perhaps even find a unique souvenir to remember your journey. - Egg Coffee Delight: Indulge in the rich flavors of Hanoi's famed egg coffee, a beloved local delicacy. Sip this velvety concoction at renowned spots like Giảng/Đinh Coffee, where the art of crafting egg coffee has been perfected over generations. ***Flexibility and Freedom: This tour offers the convenience of flexible timing, allowing you to explore at your own pace. Whether you're an early riser or prefer a leisurely afternoon adventure, our tour adapts to your schedule. ***Optional Enrichment: -Ca Tru Singing: Immerse yourself deeper into the local culture with an optional experience of ca tru music, a soulful expression of Vietnamese heritage. -Water Puppetry: Choose to witness the captivating art of water puppetry, a traditional performance that brings age-old stories to life through intricately crafted puppets on water. Join us on this unforgettable journey as we unravel the layers of Hanoi's Old Quarter, revealing its timeless beauty, spiritual depth, and dynamic cultural tapestry. Book now to be part of an experience that bridges the past and the present, connecting you with the very essence of Vietnam's capital city.


Free private tour guide Hotel pickup (Hanoi Old Quarter only) No tips expected and no hidden charges during the tour Our email confirmation to guarantee your tour takes place (please provide your email)

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