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Hanoi Highlights Guided Morning Tour with Traditional Pho Lunch Quick Confirmation

visit to Temple of Literature

Visit Hanoi's Temple of Literature

Discover the best of Hanoi in just 4 hours. Gain insight into the city's most famed landmarks including the Temple of Literature, Hoa Lo Prison museum, St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Hoan Kiem Lake and more! Feast on an authentic bowl of pho for lunch.

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  • Duration: 4.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
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  • 07:45 Meet Your Guide at the Front Entrance of Hanoi Opera House
  • 08:00 Temple of Literature
    Temple of Literature Visit this 100-year-old temple that hosts Vietnam's first national university. It was originally built by King Ly Thai Thong in 1070 in honor of Confucius. The temple has also been featured in the popular series, The Amazing Race.
  • Authentic Vietnamese Tea House
    Lotus green tea with green bean cake Learn more about Vietnam by listening to thousand-year-old stories about the importance of tea leaves in their culture. Have a taste of some of the best Vietnamese flavored green teas, best partnered with local snacks such as sweetened lotus seeds and green bean cake.
  • Hoa Lo Prison Museum
    Visiting Hoa Lo former prison Know more about the Vietnam War through a stop at Hoa Lo Prison Museum which was used for political prisoners during the war. Famous ex-prisoners of the war include Pete Peterson (the first US ambassador to a unified Vietnam in 1995) and US Senator John McCain.
  • Saint Joseph's Cathedral
    St Joseph's Cathedral in Hanoi_378588619 Don't miss out on Saint Joseph's Cathedral, Hanoi's oldest and largest church. Constructed in 1886, its architectural design is often compared to the Notre Dame de Paris. The church is also a popular backdrop for photoshoots.
  • Hoan Kiem Lake
    Huc Bridge from the Ngoc Son Temple_521781394 Continue to Hoan Kiem Lake, located within the historical center of Hanoi. Admire the stunning scenery of the Huc Bridge and Ngoc Son temple as you feel the spiritual vibe emanating in the area.
  • Traditional Pho Lunch
    Enjoy a traditional Phở for lunch For lunch, delight in Vietnam's most iconic dish. Savor a warm bowl of the famous noodle soup, a perfect way to end this morning tour. You may choose to explore more of Hoan Kiem Lake on your own or head back to your hotel. Your friendly tour guide will be happy to assist in getting you a ride.
  • 12:00-13:00 Tour Ends at Hoan Kiem Lake
    • Children 6 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Casual clothing
    • No clothing that exposes a large amount of skin
    • Copy of child's passport for age verification
Additional Note(s)
    • You are free to continue exploring the area on your own or your guide can assist you in getting a taxi back to your hotel.
    • To guarantee a small-group experience, this tour operates with a maximum of 12 participants.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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(4.38/5.00) 4.38 / 5
(8 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4.5 - 5.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch


by: CityDiscovery traveler
Good orientation tour, gave us the basics of Hanoi. Punctual, clearly spoken guide with excellent local knowledge.
by: CityDiscovery traveler
We really enjoyed this tour and it was a great way to cover many of the highlights in Hanoi. Enjoyed seeing the graduating students celebrating at the Temple of Literature.
by: CityDiscovery traveler
We had a great trip. Our guide, Lee, was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The pho we ate at the end was delicious too!