Hanoi historical full day tour
An excellent tour package to come back to history of Vietnam from early days to the modern. Along with the tour is a thousands of evidences that makes you have a new vision of Vietnam history. Highly recommended the trip for everyone.
Tour starts at 8am and finishes at 17pm. In the tour, you will be guided by a private English speaking guide, go by taxi throughout the tour, eats the Local foods. Here is the information of the places we will visit.
Tran Quoc Pagoda: It is the oldest pagoda in Hanoi city. It built in the 6th century. Tran Quoc pagoda is the harmonious combination between majestic, tranquil ancient landscapes inside West lake. Tran Quoc Pagoda is famous sacred place of Buddhism.
Ho Chi Minh square: Ho Chi Minh is an hero of Vietnam. He was born in 1890 and death in 1969. After he die, his body was kept extremely caution. Ho Chi Minh body is an achievement of science, is a symbol of reverence of Vietnamese for Ho Chi Minh. The Mausoleum was grand opened on Aug 29 1975. In this area, you also can visit the stilt house, the lake, Ho Chi Minh museum…
Temple of Literature was built in 1070 – 20 years after Hanoi became the capital of Old Vietnam called Dai Viet. This is considered the originate of education in Vietnam. Inside Temple of Literature , you can see the formation and development of old education. There are 82 gravestone writing the names the best whose have passed the examinations from 1442-1779.
Huu Tiep lake – Crashed B52 lake. Dec 27th 192 marked a brilliant success – The Peak Victory. The last B52 aircraft crashed in Hanoi. This is also the only aircraft crashed inside Hanoi city. The crashed B52 aircraft still stored here as a symbol of indomitable heart before all foes.
Military Museum is located in the city central of Hanoi. Visiting there, you will have a general vision about the history of Vietnam for 4000 years with many battles along with history. Not only come to see, you will hear the analysis the causes, results and the core of the story. The amazing place
Hoa Lo prison – Hanoi Hilton is built in 1896 by French Colony. This is the most practical evidence about the crimes of French colonialists during the invading time. Go inside, you can see the real pictures of prison’s conditions, the killing methods, tortures. But, Hoa Lo prison is also the symbol of indomitable heart with all foes.
Long Bien bridge is also the symbol of Hanoi city. It is the oldest bridge in Hanoi built by French Colony in 1898. It is located in the main road from Hanoi to all provinces in North East of Vietnam in the history. Long Bien bridge has suffered many bombings during the war but it was still standing.
Dong Xuan market is the biggest market in Hanoi. It was operated in 1808 and rebuilt by French Colony in 1890. Dong Xuan market is typical market in Vietnam where you can see and know how the people sell and buy in the Market.
Hoan Kiem lake is the most famous in Hanoi where everyone wants to visit when they come to Hanoi. It is related to very mysterious stories in 15th Century in Le Loi King to against Chinese people.