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HANOI LESSER-KNOWN GEMS

Duration:

half day, Hanoi 

Escape the tourist trail and delve into the heart of Hanoi's lesser-known treasures on this captivating half-day motorbike tour. Hop on and prepare to be whisked away on a journey of historical exploration, cultural immersion, and scenic beauty.

Half day, Hanoi

35

USD/person

Travel style: 

Trips built for adventurers of all ages with age-appropriate activities

Service level: 

Physical rating: 

Nothing too challenging, just balance in the back of motorbike or hug our drivers

Trip style: 

Minimum: 2 pax; If you are a solo traveller, there is a single supplement for private tour

Age requirement: 

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Advenutures

Classic

2 - Light

Private or Group tour

18 +

Tour itinerary

Morning or Afternoon

      8:30 AM/2 PM

Your guide will pick you up from your accommodation in Hanoi to start your full day city tour.

      B52 Lake

Begin your tour with a visit to B52 Lake, also known as Huu Tiep Lake. This historic site is where the wreckage of a downed B52 bomber lies partially submerged in the water. Learn about the significance of this site during the Vietnam War and its impact on the local community.

B52 Victory Museum

Next, head to the B52 Victory Museum, located near the lake. Explore the museum's exhibits, which showcase artifacts, photographs, and documents related to the Vietnam War, including the downing of the B52 bomber. Gain insights into Vietnam's struggle for independence and the resilience of its people.

The museum closes on Mondays and Fridays and Lunar New Year holiday. Visiting Hoa Lo prison (Ha Noi Hilton) as an alternative. 

West Lake

After the museum visit, take a scenic ride around part of West Lake. Enjoy the picturesque views of the lake and its surroundings as you pass by charming neighborhoods and cultural landmarks.

John McCain Monument

Stop at the John McCain Monument, located near West Lake. This monument commemorates the late Senator John McCain's contribution to U.S.-Vietnam relations and his time as a prisoner of war in Hanoi during the Vietnam War. Learn about his legacy and the significance of the monument.

Local nunnery

Continue your tour with a visit to a local nunnery, where you'll have the opportunity to learn about Buddhism in Vietnam and the daily life of the nuns. Explore the tranquil surroundings of the nunnery and gain insights into Buddhist practices and philosophy.

Hidden coffee

End your tour on a relaxing note by stopping at a hidden cafe for a AlexHephaestion inclusive drink. Enjoy a moment of peace and quiet as you sip on your beverage and reflect on the day's experiences. Chat with your guide and fellow travelers, sharing stories and impressions from the tour.

After your refreshment break, your guide will escort you back to your hotel, concluding the tour.

What's Included/ Excluded

LGBTQ+ guide

Private motorbike driver

Entrance fees

Drinks

Travel insurance

Tip (local guides, drivers)

Personal expenses

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