As the oldest continuously developed area of Vietnam, Hanoi’s Old Quarter has more than 2000 years of history and represents the eternal soul of the Hanoi. Located between the Long Bien Bridge, the Lake of the Restored Sword, a former city rampart, and a citadel wall, the Old Quarter started as a snake and alligator-infested swamp.
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Located in the middle of Ha Noi, The Old Quarter with its old-styled narrow streets full of old houses seems to resist the flow of time while still actively trying to adapt to the crowded atmosphere of the city.
Once a street where craftsmen and artisans gathered to sell their products, Ha Noi Old Quarter consists of many small, winding streets, each has the name of the products that was specifically traded there such as Hang Ma (Paper Product), Hang Bac (Silver Product), Hang Go (Wood Product), just to name a few.
Visiting this unique historical area comfortably lying around Hoan Kiem Lake, tourists will get lost in a totally different world from the rest of the city and have the chance to discover the modest and energetic life of the local a hundred years ago.
Visiting Hanoi old quarter with our free tour guides you will
- Seeing old-style quarter full of old houses.
- Getting lost in a totally different world.
- Enjoy special traditional foods.
- Walking through small and narrow streets.
- discovering things you haven’t seen in your life.
OUR FREE WALKING TOUR INCLUDES:
3 hours walking tour with tour guides of Hanoi free tours by foot will give you an insight into:
– The culture and tradition of the city and The real-life of natives
– A brief look at the history of Viet Nam as well as Hanoi
– The old quarter of Hanoi ( thirty-six old streets) and its most popular attractions
– An idea of the way the French have influenced the City and its food.
Picking up and gathering at your address
The tour will start with a visit to Old Quater of Hanoi.
We will visit Dong Xuan Market, the biggest and busiest trade center in Hanoi, Bach Ma ancient Temple, and Hanoi Ancient House, which is typical of the traditional architecture in the Old Quarter
Then. we will visit the most attractive tourist destination below:
Lake of the Restored Sword: one of the most Vietnam attractive destinations inside Hanoi Capital. A charming stunning of flower and The lake is one of the major scenic spots in the city and serves as a focal point for its public life.
The tour ends at around 3 hours of walking.
At the end of our free walking tour we will return you to where we began
Notice: All tour exclude meals, entrance fees
We only run private & customized tours!
|Things to carry with you:|
* Sun cream, hat/cap
* Bottle of water
* A small back-pack
* Hanoi Ancient House:
– 10.000 VND For a person.
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