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Bat Trang Pottery Class in Hanoi Old Quarter

Bat Trang Pottery Class in Hanoi Old Quarter

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Discover the secrets of traditional Vietnamese pottery without a time-consuming trip to one of the country’s rural ceramics villages. In this half-day pottery class, learn how to make all sorts of clay creations from a master artisan direct from Bat Trang, one of the country’s oldest ceramics villages. Get personalized guidance and answers to all your questions in this private session – no fighting to be heard from the back of the class.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.15
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$38.15

Small-Group Cooking Class and Market Tour in Hanoi with Pickup

Small-Group Cooking Class and Market Tour in Hanoi with Pickup

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Eating Vietnamese dishes is temporary, but learning to cook local specialities lasts for a lifetime. Opt for an insider experience during a cooking class in a local home, a great choice for food lovers and families. As well as receiving personalized attention in a small group limited to 10, you’ll explore a local market and enjoy the convenient of hotel pickup and drop-off, an added benefit not usually included with cooking classes.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.75
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$39.75

Ninh Binh 1 Day Trip With Mua Cave and Dragon Mountain Hiking

Ninh Binh 1 Day Trip With Mua Cave and Dragon Mountain Hiking

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Hide-away from the busy life of citys, this tour will bring you to Ninh Binh - the ancient capital of Vietnam with natural beautiful landscape, peaceful countryside roads and friendly local people!
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  • 10 hours
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$43.59
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$43.59

Ninh Binh Full-Day Tour from Hanoi to Hoa Lu, Tam Coc & Mua Cave Via Boat & Bike

Ninh Binh Full-Day Tour from Hanoi to Hoa Lu, Tam Coc & Mua Cave Via Boat & Bike

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Escape the bustling confines of Hanoi city, and breath the fresh air on this full-day rural Vietnam tour. With a local lunch of goat meat, fried rice and local fruits onboard, you’ll be fueled for an afternoon of action, taking in the scenery by both bamboo boat and mountain bike. See local villagers going about their daily lives as you come to appreciate a quieter slice of Vietnamese culture.
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  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.93
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$51.93

24H Ha Noi Sightseeing Tour: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus

24H Ha Noi Sightseeing Tour: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus

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If you love independent travel but loathe haggling with taxi drivers, explore Hanoi at your own pace with this great-value hop-on hop-off bus ticket, valid for 24 hours. The bus runs roughly every 30 minutes throughout the day, and its 13 stops bring you to over 20 Hanoi signature attractions, including Hoan Kiem Lake and the Temple of Literature. Multilingual audio guides, free Wi-Fi, and a live guide complete the picture.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.00
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$20.00

Hanoi’s Outskirts Half-Day Tour by Bike

Hanoi’s Outskirts Half-Day Tour by Bike

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Swap bustling Hanoi for the Vietnamese countryside on an easy half-day bike ride, departing the capital in the afternoon. Cross over the Long Bien Bridge and pedal alongside the Red River for a look at village life. You’ll taste fruit from plantations on Red River Island, learn about contemporary art at a local estate, view ceramics in the pottery village of Quang Ba, and stop at West Lake for coffee or tea at sunset. Numbers are limited to 12 people for a small-group experience with your informative guide.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.00
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$36.00
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5 Traditional Dishes Hanoi Cooking Class with Market Trip

5 Traditional Dishes Hanoi Cooking Class with Market Trip

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Learn to cook like a local during this lesson in Hanoi. After meeting up with an informative instructor in the historic Old Quarter, head to the city’s largest market and learn about the basics of Vietnamese cooking. Pick the best produce and spices, then cook several authentic dishes. Afterward, enjoy your creations while sipping complimentary rice wine.
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  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.62
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$34.62

2-Days Sapa Tour from Hanoi

2-Days Sapa Tour from Hanoi

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Stay overnight at a comfortable hotel in Sapa and relax between guided trekking tours during this 2-day itinerary. Hike for several hours each day to hill tribe villages belonging to the Black Hmong and Dzay ethnic minorities. Visit Cat Cat, Lao Chai and Ta Van with an experienced guide and enjoy the scenery of the Hoang Lien Son mountains. Meals and round-trip hotel transport from Hanoi included.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
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$100.00

Small Group Street Food Tour in Hanoi with Expert Local Guide

Small Group Street Food Tour in Hanoi with Expert Local Guide

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It takes a local to navigate the Old Quarter’s warren of back streets and identify the best street food. On this walking tour, your foodie guide will introduce you to at least seven separate Vietnamese dishes and drinks—from egg coffee and “banh mi” sandwiches through to fresh beer and noodle soup—as they explain Hanoi’s food culture and ingredients. They’ll even collect you from your Old Quarter hotel.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.50
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$25.50
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Hanoi City Insight Motorbike Tour - 4,5 hours

Hanoi City Insight Motorbike Tour - 4,5 hours

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Discover the best of Hanoi like a local during this small-group motorbike tour. Zip through the busy streets with your tour guide and see key landmarks like Old Quarter, the Long Bien Bridge, the Hanoi Opera House, and the Ho Chi Minh Complex. Learn about the history and culture of Vietnam from your tour guide and enjoy a delicious lunch and coffee at local establishments.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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$59.00

Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi

Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi

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• 2-day tour in Ninh Binh gives you the opportunity to visit such famous places as Tam Coc known as Ha Long Bay on land. • Hoa Lu Ancient Capital – Vietnamese capital in the 10th century. • Mua Cave – one of the most alluring places for sightseeing in Ninh Binh, can hike up to the peak of Ngoa Long Mountain to catch the amazing view of Tam Coc. • Cycling activity, you will take the chance to explore fully Vietnam’s beautiful landscape as well as enrich your knowledge of history and religion in Vietnam. of the Tam Coc, Ninh Binh area.  • Visit the local Vietnamese family in Tam Coc Ninh binh
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$152.57
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$152.57

Full-Day Perfume Pagoda Small-Group Tour

Full-Day Perfume Pagoda Small-Group Tour

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Visit Perfume Pagoda (Chua Huong), a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines built into the limestone Huong Tich mountains of Vietnam. Follow in the footsteps of devotees who make their annual pilgrimage here to pray for health and prosperity. Ride a boat along the scenic waterway to to Thien Tru Harbor, where you have the option to either walk up the steep mountain path to Huong Tich Cave or take the round-trip cable car. Lunch and coach transport from Hanoi are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.31
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$42.31

2-Day Mai Chau Adventure from Hanoi

2-Day Mai Chau Adventure from Hanoi

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Spend two days in the Mai Chau valley that combines bicycling and trekking adventures. Visit surrounding villages on a 2-hour guided bike ride past emerald green fields and trek to more remote rural villages to learn about local customs from your informative guide. You’ll see a traditional dance performance during a garden barbecue with local wine. Stay overnight in a communal stilt house or opt for a private bungalow.
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  • 2 days
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$97.44
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$97.44

Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of Hanoi Private Tour

Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of Hanoi Private Tour

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The narrow streets and alleyways of old Hanoi can be hard to navigate. Forget guidebooks and itinerary planning, and immerse in this ancient city’s rich culture with a dedicated private guide. Enjoy the sorts of insights only a local can provide as you explore markets, temples, alleyways, historic homes, the French Quarter, the Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake, and even Hoa Lo Prison.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.98
Price varies by group size
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$36.98
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3-Day Halong Bay Cruise and Cat Ba Island Tour

3-Day Halong Bay Cruise and Cat Ba Island Tour

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Discover Halong Bay and Cat Ba Island with a 3-day itinerary that includes a boat cruise in the World Heritage area plus an overnight stay in town. Stop for a swim at Soi Sim Island and visit Sung Sot Cave (Amazing Cave); take a boat tour to nearby Lan Ha Bay; ride a bike to a local village; look for wildlife at Monkey Island; and enjoy free time in Cat Ba. Choose from activities such as kayaking, cooking, karaoke or squid fishing. Select a superior or deluxe cabin.
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  • 3 days
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$231.80
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$231.80
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Half-Day Hanoi Private City Tour

Half-Day Hanoi Private City Tour

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See major attractions in the capital city of Hanoi on a private 3.5-hour tour, departing in the morning or afternoon. Unlock Vietnam’s rich history at its cultural heart, heading to popular sights that include the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature and Quan Thanh Temple. Stroll to West Lake with a personal guide at your side and cast your gaze on picturesque Tran Quoc Pagoda before a visit to the Old Quarter.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.80
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$71.80
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Perfume Pagoda Full-Day Guided Tour from Hanoi

Perfume Pagoda Full-Day Guided Tour from Hanoi

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The Perfume Pagoda is one of the most important religious sites for Buddhists in Vietnam. This full-day tour from Hanoi takes you to Huong Tich Cave, reached via rowboat along scenic waterways. You'll climb steep mountain paths into the limestone cliffs and visit centuries-old temples with your guide.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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$40.00

Ninh Binh Daily Tour: Hoa Lu- Am Tien Cave - Tam Coc- Bike - Bich Dong pagoda

Ninh Binh Daily Tour: Hoa Lu- Am Tien Cave - Tam Coc- Bike - Bich Dong pagoda

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Tour Highlight: • Visit the ancient Dinh King temple in the Hoa Lu Capital • Enjoy the peaceful panoramic blue lake view and discover Am Tien Cave in Tuyet Tinh Coc • Have the Vietnamese buffet lunch at a local restaurant • Enjoy the sampan boat trip on Ngo Dong River • Bike through the rice fields and small villages • Visit the ancient Bich Dong Pagoda
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.00
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$68.00

2 Nights on BEST BALCONY CRUISES: All-Inclusive package

2 Nights on BEST BALCONY CRUISES: All-Inclusive package

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Discover the best of Halong Bay without leaving your comfort zone on a 3-day sightseeing cruise. The 4-star ship boasts private luxurious cabins, each with a private balcony and jacuzzi. Tour highlights include kayaking along Ba Trai Dao Beach, biking on Cat Ba Island, and a bamboo boat tour through local caves. On board the boat, you can try Tai Chi, squid fishing, and a Vietnamese cooking class.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$245.00
Price varies by group size
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$245.00
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2 days AMAZING trekking Sapa from Hanoi with various options

2 days AMAZING trekking Sapa from Hanoi with various options

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Discover the most scenic routes through the hills around Sapa courtesy of your trekking guide on this small-group tour that includes a night in a hotel and three meals a day. Join in Sapa or add door-to-door round-trip transfers from Hanoi Old Quarter by overnight train. Expect to hike through Muong Hoa Valley and villages including Shin Chai, Lao Chai, Ta Van, and Cat Cat.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.58
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$150.58
Price varies by group size

Vietnam Intro - 12 Day

Vietnam Intro - 12 Day

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Vietnam Intro is the most amazing way to experience Vietnam! You’ll discover crazy Hanoi, experience the stunning Ha Long Bay, stay on your own private island, go sea kayaking, crab fishing with traditional fisherman, soak up fascinating local culture, learn to cook delicious Vietnamese food, discover the secret underground world used during the Vietnam War known as the Cu Chi tunnels, explore the vast maze of rivers and lush green rice fields of the famous Mekong Delta and visit a traditional local village and much more. Plus you’ll have an awesome Group Leader with you from the moment you step off the plane, an instant group of friends to share your adventure with and help with all your onward travel. Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
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  • 12 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,109.09
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$1,109.09
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Vietnam and Cambodia - 21 Day

Vietnam and Cambodia - 21 Day

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Experience the absolute best of both Vietnam and Cambodia on this amazing 21 day adventure! You’ll discover crazy Hanoi, experience the stunning Ha Long Bay, stay on a private island, go sea kayaking, crab fishing with traditional fisherman, soak up fascinating local culture and history, learn to cook delicious local food, relax on beautiful beaches, snorkel around stunning tropical islands, explore the famous Angkor Wat temple, party on the beach and much more. Plus, you’ll have an awesome Group Leader with you from the moment you step off the plane, an instant group of friends to share your adventure with and help with all your onward travel. Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
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  • 21 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,922.96
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$1,922.96
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Full Day, All-Inclusive Cruise: Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay

Full Day, All-Inclusive Cruise: Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay

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Overnight cruises on Ha Long Bay are popular with travelers who want to experience the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, but there’s no need to miss out just because you don’t have multiple days to spare. This full-day cruise around the Bay is a good fit for travelers on a tight schedule. Get picked up from Hanoi and returned to the city on the same day. In between, cruise around sights like the otherworldly Sung Sot (Surprising) Cave and savor the views from the peak of Titop Island.
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  • 8 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Vietnam Intro - 9 Day

Vietnam Intro - 9 Day

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Vietnam Intro is the most amazing way to experience Vietnam! You’ll discover crazy Hanoi, experience the stunning Ha Long Bay, stay on your own private island, go kayaking, go crab fishing with traditional fisherman, soak up fascinating local culture, learn to cook delicious Vietnamese food and more! Plus you’ll have an awesome Group Leader with you from the moment you step off the plane, an instant group of friends to share your adventure with and help with your onward travel. Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
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  • 9 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$887.12
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$887.12
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What people are saying about Rail Tours in Northern Vietnam

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Bat Trang Pottery Class in Hanoi Old Quarter
"Came to this class on a rainy day, it was loads of fun and great way to spend the afternoon. The teachers were very helpful and we were able to make a number of pots which we collected a couple of days later, fired and glazed. A wonderful souvenir of a good day!!!"..."
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Small-Group Cooking Class and Market Tour in Hanoi with Pickup
"Chris was excellent and made the day for us. Excellent spoken English and a nice group size of 8 people"..."
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Ninh Binh 1 Day Trip With Mua Cave and Dragon Mountain Hiking
"Wonderful tour and well organized with a very nice guide. Tam coc and the Mua cave are so beautiful and highly recommend if you want to do a quick day trip out of Hanoi. The tour operator was very easy to get a hold of and responding quick when I had questions, she was very kind! Great customer service!"..."
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Ninh Binh Full-Day Tour from Hanoi to Hoa Lu, Tam Coc & Mua Cave Via Boat & Bike
"We really had a great time. Tony was a great tour guide. We enjoyed all the different parts of the day. We had fun and I would recommend this trip to anyone I know going to Vietnam."..."
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24H Ha Noi Sightseeing Tour: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus
"Always use a Hop on Hop off bus to get to see the main sights. We did a full circuit in an hour to see where we anted to stop on the second time round. Friendly staff just didn't give you much time to get off the bus once they stopped at each stop so be ready! Great value for money."..."
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Hanoi’s Outskirts Half-Day Tour by Bike
"Great tour, our guide San was personable, shared many interesting insights along the way, and spoke very good English. All of the stops highlighted the local people and economy, it was not a sales pitch. Biking in the traffic at the start and end was very fun, within 10 minutes ride you are in the country side."..."
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2-Days Sapa Tour from Hanoi
"Highly recommended tour! Sapa surroundings are simply great. If you sped time in Vietnam you don't have to lose Sapa and his rice terraces. Great tour!"..."
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Small Group Street Food Tour in Hanoi with Expert Local Guide
"The guide was very punctual, friendly and very knowledgeable about Hanoi’s history. We went to 7 different places, ranging from food stalls to a living room the owner made into a Pho soup restaurant! We would never have been able to experience this by ourselves, so I can’t recommend this enough! 👍🏻"..."
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Hanoi City Insight Motorbike Tour - 4,5 hours
"nice semi private day tour of Hanoi with lots of local insights. I will tell my friends about it. thank you for a great tour"..."
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Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
"Great tour with excellent variety and timing between excursions. Thoroughly enjoyed our guide Bruce Lee's insights and personal attention, tailoring a few things for us along the way. Highly recommended!"..."
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Full-Day Perfume Pagoda Small-Group Tour
"The tour was very good. The guide was very nice. Very nice places were shown. The afternoon lunch was v. good. We were picked up from the hotel in time. Worth the money."..."
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2-Day Mai Chau Adventure from Hanoi
"A wonderful, seamless tour. Food was excellent, as was lodging. We originally booked the dorms, but when we saw the beautiful new yellow bungalows, we upgraded! Loved the serene and scenic bike rides. Definitely recommend!"..."
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Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of Hanoi Private Tour
"Hoa guided us through busy 0ld town Hanoi. He command of english was exceptional. She took us to hidden temples and markets. She was ble to customize the tours to our interests. she is a great choice."..."
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3-Day Halong Bay Cruise and Cat Ba Island Tour
"This was our favourite place in Vietnam. The tour guide was very knowledgeable & kept us entertained. The food was very good & it was all very well organized with plenty to see & do but also some time to yourself to explore or just sunbathe on the boat. Would highly recommend the 3 day tour."..."
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Half-Day Hanoi Private City Tour
"We had a fantastic tour guide, Nam. He was knowledgable, excellent English, friendly and professional with a great personality. Our hotel was located in the Old Quarter, so we opted out of that part of the tour, but the rest of the tour was fascinating, educational and beautiful."..."
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Perfume Pagoda Full-Day Guided Tour from Hanoi
"An extremely enjoyable day. Weather was not so good - bitterly cold and wet - however, this was outside our control. Our tour guide Tony was extremely helpful, polite and knowledgeable, and ensured everyone was included and had the best possible day. Thank you."..."
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Ninh Binh Daily Tour: Hoa Lu- Am Tien Cave - Tam Coc- Bike - Bich Dong pagoda
"Great tour - did and saw lots! Linh and Rose were great guides, so friendly, fun and informative!! A lovely day!"..."
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2 Nights on BEST BALCONY CRUISES: All-Inclusive package
"Despite the weather not being the best, these guys worked really hard to ensure we had a great cruise."..."

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