Hanoi Half-Day Private City Tour

Maya Cruise

What To Expect

Hanoi has always been a symbol of culture and a source of pride throughout the history. Taking part in this half-day tour, you will feel the Hanoi’s local culture through famous sightseeing and also intermingle with the local people. Don’t hesitate anymore, let’s explore this charming city with us!


You can choose either morning or afternoon tour.

Morning tour:

On this morning city tour, you will visit Ho Chi Minh Complex which is a special place for many Vietnamese. Within the complex are Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh’s Stilt House and the Presidential Palace, the Ho Chi Minh Museum and also the One-Pillar Pagoda. After that, you will discover the Temple of Literature which is a well-preserved traditional Vietnamese architecture and also the oldest university of Vietnam. Lastly, you will use the “Green car tour”  around the Old Quarter to experience the daily life of local people (if time available).

Afternoon tour:

On this afternoon tour, you will visit Hanoi Museum of History which have wonderful architecture and Vietnam’s history with very large displays covering every period. After that, you will be transferred to Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, The Huc Bridge and Quan Thanh Temple. A ‘Green Car’ tour around the West Lake with stops at many shrines or splendid viewpoints can be arranged if time available. Then we take you back to your hotel. End of our services.


  • Ho Chi Minh Complex
  • Temple of Literature
  • Museum of History
  • Ngoc Son Temple
  • Green car tours


  • Duration: About 06 hours, from 08.30am to 02.00pm; exact pick-up time to be advised upon reconfirmation.
  • Departure: Daily, from your hotel in Hanoi
  • Return pointReturning to the departure point


  • English-speaking guide
  • Land transfer
  • Admission fee


  • Personal expenses, drinks
  • Tips

Please Note

  • Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum opened five mornings a week and ten months a year. The closing time is all afternoon, all day on Monday and Friday, and from early October to early December for scheduled maintenance.
  • Most of Museums closed on Monday.
  • In case your visit coincides with these days, alternatives will be suggested.
  • Price per person and valid until 31 December 2013
  • Children from 2 to 12 year-old pay 75% of adult price, under 2 free.
  • Children of 12-year-old and over are considered adults for admission or accommodation.