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Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam)
Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam)

Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam) Tours and Activities

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Few truly historic buildings exist in Vietnam, which makes the Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam) extra special. First built as a Confucian temple in 1070 AD, it became Vietnam’s first university (Quoc Tu Giam) and operated as one for more than 700 years. Between ponds, gardens, and tranquil courtyards, it’s a haven in the heart of the Hanoi

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Full-Day Hanoi City Tour

Full-Day Hanoi City Tour

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Discover Hanoi on a full-day city tour that introduces you to major attractions such as the Old Quarter and Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake). With a guide, learn about the city's history as you visit One Pillar Pagoda, the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Ho Chi Minh Presidential Palace Historical Site, and the Temple of Literature. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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US$36.00
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US$36.00

Skip the Line: Thang Long Water Puppet Tickets

Skip the Line: Thang Long Water Puppet Tickets

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You have a choice of standard, deluxe, or VIP first class seats to the Thang Long Water Puppet Theater in Hanoi. Book your entrance ticket and skip the line with priority seating. The unique puppetry performance is done on the water, accompanied by storytelling and music. Choose a showtime to fit your sightseeing schedule.
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  • 50 minutes
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US$5.52
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US$5.52

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
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US$71.80
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US$71.80
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Private Hanoi City Half-Day Tour

Private Hanoi City Half-Day Tour

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Get a feel for Hanoi on a private sightseeing tour. Your own personal guide shares the city’s highlights and local culture, with your choice of itineraries that both include the Old Quarter. Choose a morning departure and see the Ho Chi Minh Complex, One Pillar Pagoda and the Temple of Literature. Depart in the afternoon for the Museum of History, Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$28.00
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US$28.00

Private Walking Tour of Hanoi City

Private Walking Tour of Hanoi City

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GENERAL INFORMATION: We are a nonprofit organization established in 2015. We supply top-quality student trained guides who are well trained and well understand about Hanoi, Vietnam, and related knowledge. We would love to show you things you haven't seen in books, magazines or on the internet before. To get to know more about our organization' operation, please leave your email and/or WhatsApp number(if it is possible). So, we can contact you soon.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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All in Hanoi City Tour Full Day with Expert Local Guide - All Included

All in Hanoi City Tour Full Day with Expert Local Guide - All Included

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✔️ Truly experience the real Hanoi with locals ✔️ Save time and money Including many destinations ✔️ 95 % Excellent Review on Tripadvisor ✔️ View some of the major scenic spots and take some great photos to share back home
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  • 12 hours
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US$29.00
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US$29.00
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Half-Day Tour in Hanoi City by Motorbike

Half-Day Tour in Hanoi City by Motorbike

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Take a ride on a ubiquitous means of transport in Vietnam: the scooter. Zip around the city on a half-day sightseeing tour of Hanoi, with your own personal guide in the driver’s seat. You’re introduced to Hanoi's daily life and food tastings at a restaurant. Visit the Hanoi Opera House, Temple of Literature, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and Tran Quoc Pagoda, and St. Joseph's Cathedral in the Old Quarter and West Lake.
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  • 4 hours
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US$48.00
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US$48.00

Hanoi City Full-Day Tour with Lunch

Hanoi City Full-Day Tour with Lunch

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- Interesting & Flexible programe - Exprienced driver and good English guide - Vietnamese lunch - Clean bus with WIFI MORNING: Be ready for tour at hotel or meeting points ( 8.00 - 8.30 am) Firsly visit Tran Quoc Pagoda – the oldest pagoda in Ha Noi built in the 6th century. 09.00 – 09.30: Visit Ho Chi Minh complex, One Pillar Pagoda 11.00: Visit one of these  Vietnam Museum of Ethnology to learn about the culture of 54 ethnic groups living in Vietnam (Tuesdays – Thursdays – Saturdays & Sundays)  Bat Trang ceramíc village (Mondays – Wednesdays – Fridays) 12.30: Have lunch at our restaurant. You have an opportunity to enjoy Vietnamese cuisine with 8 delicious dishes. 13.30 – 13.45: Continue visit Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, established in the 11 century 15.45: Leave for Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple, which honors General Tran Hung Dao who defeated the invader in 13th certury. 16.15 - 16.30: Tour finishes. Back to hotel
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  • 8 hours
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US$35.00
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US$35.00

Private Tour: Hanoi City Tour Including Water Puppet Show and Cyclo Ride

Private Tour: Hanoi City Tour Including Water Puppet Show and Cyclo Ride

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Explore vibrant Hanoi with a private guide on a full-day sightseeing tour that hits all the highlights of Vietnam's capital city. Visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature and Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, in addition to sites such as One Pillar Pagoda and Ngoc Son Temple. You'll also attend a water puppet show and see the Old Quarter up close on a cyclo tour. Your tour includes a typical and tasty Vietnamese breakfast and lunch, plus Vietnamese coffee to start your day and a local beer to wind down.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$91.29
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Retro Hop-on-hop-off Bonbon City Tour: Classic Package

Retro Hop-on-hop-off Bonbon City Tour: Classic Package

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- Great services: Young and well English-speaking Local Ambassadors onboard who love Hanoi and want to share its culture and history; careful and friendly drivers - Reasonable & inclusive price: BonBon travel pass, brochure providing travel guide, and several F&B/services vouchers - Hop on and hop off at any of the stops at your own pace in accordance with the bus schedule to see the city's popular landmarks and attractions - Enjoy Hanoi sightseeing in modern air-conditioned bus no matter how extreme the weather is - Take Instagrammable photos with our little yellow retro buses - Audio available in 6 languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese
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  • 1 day
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US$16.00

Small Group Half-day Tour at Hanoi City with Temple and Mausoleum

Small Group Half-day Tour at Hanoi City with Temple and Mausoleum

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Explore Hanoi’s rich architecture and culture on a tour that fits all of the highlights into a half-day excursion perfect for busy travelers who have limited time in the city. While the bustling city can be overwhelming on your own, with a small-group tour you don’t have to worry about navigating the busy streets and can learn about the sites along the way from your guide.
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  • 4 hours
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US$26.67
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5 Days 4 Nights Hanoi - Halong Bay - Peaceful Halong Bay Cruise, one of 7 world Wonders

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Exploring Vietnam start a full day in Hanoi City. Driving to Halong Bay to enjoy the charming Halong on Luxury shared Cruise. Trying the Fresh Seafood on Cruise. Taking part in traditional water puppet show in Hanoi and street food. Visiting Hoa Lu - Tam Coc with yellow paddies of field, sailing on crystal water stream and enjoy the marvelous of Vietnam kart caves
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  • 5 days
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US$766.67
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Private Guided Tour of Hanoi

Private Guided Tour of Hanoi

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GENERAL INFORMATION: We are a nonprofit organization established in 2015. We supply top-quality student trained guides who are well trained and well understand about Hanoi, Vietnam, and related knowledge. We would love to show you things you haven't seen in books, magazines or on the internet before. To get to know more about our organization' operation, please leave your email and/or WhatsApp number(if it is possible). So, we can contact you soon.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
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  • Taking safety measures
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US$5.13
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Full-day Private Hanoi Sightseeing And Rickshaw Tour

Full-day Private Hanoi Sightseeing And Rickshaw Tour

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With just one day to explore Hanoi, a private tour means you can take in the sights at your own pace. Visit landmarks including the Temple of Literature, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and One Pillar pagoda; enjoy views of Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple; tuck into a delicious Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant; then ride in a rickshaw around the atmospheric Old Quarter.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
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US$30.77
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Hanoi City Small Group Tour and Water Puppet Show

Hanoi City Small Group Tour and Water Puppet Show

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This city tour and cooking class is ideal for traveler who want to both see the sights of Hanoi and have a delicious foodie experience. Visit temples, museums, and other must-see attractions on a convenient introductory tour. Learn to cook Vietnamese food from a professional chef, so you can eat authentic food even after you’ve returned home. This is a fun-filled and varied day tour.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
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US$25.65
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US$25.65

Half-Day Private Hanoi Food Tour by Motorbike

Half-Day Private Hanoi Food Tour by Motorbike

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Hanoi is famous for the Scooters,a lot and lots of travelers doing these activities. We arrange these and make sure this experience will be the BEST experience and the good PRICE. -- --So, let go for You will be back of the scooter with a local guide show you the hidden places, discovering the city in the unique & super safe way. All included! -- & We are sure that you will get one of the best experience EVER. That is why we got 99% Excellent Reviews. That is why more than 10.000 Travelers choose us each year What is why you should not miss us in Hanoi! -- We make sure you get the BEST Price and be HAPPY
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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US$40.50
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US$40.50
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Private Hanoi Classic City Tour

Private Hanoi Classic City Tour

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Explore the fascinating history and rich culture of Vietnam’s capital city on this all-day tour. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel by private vehicle to important sites like Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Hanoi Opera House, the Temple of Literature, and the notorious prison where United States Senator John McCain was held. Enjoy a rickshaw ride and a delicious lunch before returning to your hotel.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.13
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US$85.13
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Private Hanoi City Tour - Full Day

Private Hanoi City Tour - Full Day

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See the highlights of Hanoi with a full-day tour of the city, jammed packed with culture, history and all the iconic landmarks. See the Uncle Ho’s resting place, the Presidential Palace and the One Pillar Pagoda, then soak up the culture and history at the Temple of Literature, the oldest university in Hanoi and tale a cyclo ride through the Old Quarter, ending your day with a water puppet show. ** Highlights ** - Visiting Uncle Ho's resting place, the Presidential Palace and One-Pillar Pagoda - Seeing the Temple of Literature and other historical sites - Enjoying a lunch of delicious Vietnamese food - Riding a traditional cyclo through the narrow alleys of the Old Quarter District - End you day with a delightful water puppet show
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  • 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$66.42
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US$66.42
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Hanoi City Full-Day Tour

Hanoi City Full-Day Tour

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Spend a day exploring Hanoi, Vietnam’s mesmerizing capital city. Learn about its history at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square and Presidential Palace with an informative guide. After lunch, get a glimpse of Vietnamese culture at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology or Bat Trang ceramic village, then see the Temple of Literature and Ngoc Son Temple. You have the option to add on a traditional water puppet show; round-trip hotel transport included.
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  • 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$30.00
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US$30.00
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Hanoi Full Day Tour(ALL IN ONE - SUPERIOR - Hanoi City Tour - ALL INCLUDE

Hanoi Full Day Tour(ALL IN ONE - SUPERIOR - Hanoi City Tour - ALL INCLUDE

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✔️ Truly Experience the real Hanoi with locals ✔️ A local guide who really knows the city and at least 5 years of experience ✔️ Visit Ho Chi Minh complex, learn about his life of national hero ✔️ Visit The Temple of Literature – the first National University of Vietnam. ✔️ Spending your relaxing time strolling around the Hoan Kiem Lake, the little lake but the very heart of life in Hanoi. ✔️ Enjoy Special Local Foods(8 special dishes)
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  • 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88
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Half-Day Hanoi City Tour by Scooter

Half-Day Hanoi City Tour by Scooter

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Tour Hanoi from a unique perspective: on the back of a scooter driven by a guide in traditional Vietnamese dress. You’ll ride around the capital and stop at famous sites such as the Hanoi Opera House, Vietnam Fine Art Museum, Temple of Literature and Quan Su Pagoda. Visit the Old Quarter, aka 36 Old Streets, and tour the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum at Ba Dinh Square. Throughout the 5-hour excursion, discover the city’s cultural history and architecture with your knowledgeable guide. Refreshments included.
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  • 4 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$54.00
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US$54.00

Full-Day Hanoi City History Tour

Full-Day Hanoi City History Tour

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Take in the history of Hanoi on a private sightseeing tour with a knowledgeable guide. Vietnam’s second largest city, the capital showcases many cultural and historical monuments. Visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, the Temple of Literature, and the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology. Enjoy a barbecued pork lunch and find great photo ops of local life in the Old Quarter.
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  • 8 hours
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  • Taking safety measures
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US$102.57
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Retro Hop-on-hop-off Bonbon City Tour: A Quick Hop

Retro Hop-on-hop-off Bonbon City Tour: A Quick Hop

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- Great services: Young and well English-speaking Local Ambassadors onboard who love Hanoi and want to share its culture and history; careful and friendly drivers - Reasonable & inclusive price: BonBon travel pass, brochure providing travel guide, and several F&B/services vouchers - Hop on and hop off at any of the stops at your own pace in accordance with the bus schedule to see the city's popular landmarks and attractions - Enjoy Hanoi sightseeing in modern air-conditioned bus no matter how extreme the weather is - Take Instagrammable photos with our little yellow retro buses - Audio available in 6 languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese
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  • 2 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$5.00
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US$5.00

Private Hanoi city tour

Private Hanoi city tour

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- Best services and cheapest tour in Hanoi. - Experience tour guide and driver. - High recommended by our customer
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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  • Free Cancellation
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US$68.72
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How much does it cost to visit Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam) 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam) costs USD 5.00. Guided Temple of Literature (Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam) tours start around USD 5.00 per person.
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