Private Hanoi Sightseeing with Electric Car Tour in the Old Quarter

Private Hanoi Sightseeing with Electric Car Tour in the Old Quarter

Ride an electric car around the Old Quarter of Hanoi to complete your private sightseeing tour in the morning or afternoon. A knowledgeable private guide takes you to top landmarks in Hanoi, Vietnam’s center of culture, politics and trade. Visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Complex and One Pillar Pagoda (morning) or the Museum of History and Ngoc Son Temple (afternoon). Finish your half-day tour with a traditional meal of beef noodles (pho bo) or a water puppet show, depending on your selection.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Ba Dinh Square, Hùng Vương, Điện Biên, Ba Đình, Hà Nội 118708, Vietnam

Morning TourVisit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Complex, where the preserved body of Ho Chi Minh—founder of unified Vietnam—lies memorialized in a glass case for public viewing. Located to the west of the Old Quarter, the austere and impressive monuments loom over botanical gardens and pagodas. Near the mausoleum, one of the nation’s most revered sites, you’ll find the Ho Chi Minh Museum, dedicated to the life and work of ‘Uncle Ho,’ as he is affectionately known in Vietnam.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: One Pillar Pagoda, Ong Ich Khiem St, Ngoc Ha, Ba Dinh District Ngoc Ha, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi 100000 Vietnam

One Pillar Pagoda, a historical Buddhist temple, considered one of Vietnam's most iconic. Then, head to the 11th-century Temple of Literature, one of several temples in Vietnam that are dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Vietnam National Museum of History, 1 Trang Tien - no 25 Tong Dan, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000 Vietnam

Afternoon TourStart your private tour at the Museum of History, which showcases Vietnam's history with large displays covering every period. Admire the building completed in 1932, considered a successful blend of French colonial and traditional Vietnamese architecture.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), Hanoi 100000 Vietnam

After your museum visit, drive to Hoan Kiem Lake (Lake of the Restored Sword or Sword Lake), situated inside a complex that includes Pen Tower and Ngoc Son Temple, which stands on an island in the picturesque lake. Admire the Vietnamese-style Huc Bridge (Rising Sun Bridge)

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: Hanoia Ma May, 87 Ma May Street Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 100000 Vietnam

Ma May ancient house, considered an excellent example of an ancient Hanoian home in the Old Quarter.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Hanoi, Hanoi

During your visit to Hanoi, one of Southeast Asia’s most attractive cities, you’ll intermingle with the local people on this private tour with a knowledgeable guide. After hotel pickup in the morning or afternoon (depending on which option you select), travel by private vehicle to see all the highlights. Each half-day sightseeing tour includes a 40-minute tour by electric car around the Old Quarter of Hanoi, where you'll experience the exciting daily life found in the capital city.

Duration: 40 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Morning and afternoon departures available"
"Please be advised that Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum is closed every afternoon during the week and all day on Monday and Friday. The mausoleum is also closed from early October to early December for annual maintenance. Most museums are also closed on Monday. Alternatives will be arranged to accommodate for any closures"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Each half-day sightseeing tour includes a 40-minute tour by electric car around the Old Quarter of Hanoi, where you'll experience the exciting daily life found in the capital city. Then, depending on your selection, head to Thang Long Water Puppet Theater for an enchanting show, and watch water puppets come to life with traditional legends and historical tales. Or choose a Hanoi-style meal and slurp down a bowl of delicious pho bo (beef noodles) before drop-off at your hotel."
"Half day tour has two options: Morning tour visits Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and the One Pillar pagoda. Afternoon tour visits Museum of History, Hoan Kiem Lake and Ma May ancient house"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"

Duration: 5 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Our tour guide and driver will find you at hotel lobby following pick up time.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Hanoi-style beef noodles (if option selected)
  • Water puppet show (if option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Ba Dinh Square
  • Entry/Admission - One Pillar Pagoda
  • Entry/Admission - Vietnam National Museum of History
  • Entry/Admission - Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake)
  • Entry/Admission - Hanoia Ma May

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


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