Private Day Tour from Hanoi
Private day tour from Hanoi
Explore the Dong Ngac village
Enjoy cooking session at the local house
Visit the Temple of Literature
Check the Hoa Lo Prison Museum
Explore the French inspired “Old Quarter”
Explore local life on this superb private day trip from Hanoi by visiting Dong Ngac Cultural village, enjoy a welcome drink and visit local Do Family house built in the shape of a dragon.
Explore local life on this superb private day trip from Hanoi
Meet your private guide, car and driver for a full-day tour from Hanoi to the outskirts of the city centre, where Dong Ngac Cultural village is located. Stop at a morning market for insight into the life of local people and purchase some gifts. Walk to the host family’s house for a welcome drink and prepare for a biking tour ahead. As you venture deeper into the village, visit the Communal House, of which the ground is built in the shape of a dragon. More than 300 years old, it is the village’s oldest house that once belonged to the local Do family.
Head back to the host family to participate in a cooking session and enjoy your own prepared dishes. Visit the Temple of Literature, originally built as a Temple of Confucius, before heading to Hoa Lo Prison Museum where the former US presidential candidate John McCain was imprisoned for over 5 years. Finish your tour today with a one-hour cyclo tour of the French inspired “Old Quarter” with some quick shopping before returning to the port in Ha Long for your cruise departure.
- Full-day private day tour (8 hours)
- English Speaking Local Guide
- Car and driver
- Vietnamese lunch
- Pier pick-up and drop-off
- Port Fees
- Cyclo Ride in Hanoi
- Entrance fees, meals not listed
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities to driver/guide