What To Expect
Upon arrival at Cai Lan Port, you will be greeted by your local tour guide, after which you will depart for Hanoi by coach (175 km). Once in city, take great chance for photography at the French Quarter with its broad, tree-lined boulevards. Continue on to the legendary Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant for a taste of authentic Vietnamese cuisines.
In the afternoon, discover charming Hanoi with Temple Literature - the site of Vietnam's first University, built in the 11th century, to teach the royals the Confucius theory. Then, pass by Ba Dinh Square, President Palace, and Thang Long Royal Citadel before proceeding to the Hanoi Old Quarter. Try out an hour of Xich Lo cycling for some great fun, and you may even have time to do some shopping and taste street food before heading back to your cruise.
Private car transfers
English speaking guide
Xich Lo cycle in Hanoi Old Quarter
Port authority permits
Tips and gratuities
This tour must be booked at least 2 days in advance.
** Clients will take a short walk to reach the pick up point outside the port
If choosing pick-up from inside the port, the following information per participant will be required upon booking:
Full name as indicated on passport
Date of Birth
Arrival back at the pier is around 20:00.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.