To understand the culture of a region, there is no better way than to enjoy the cuisine of that region. So is Hanoi, a city that is not only beautiful, with many tourist attractions, but also makes people remember and impressed by the familiar daily dishes of the people here. Our food tour below will surely bring you unforgettable experiences, culinary flavors you may have never enjoyed. You will be mesmerized by the beauty of the lovely Vietnamese people as well as the way they give love to each dish which they make.
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival (D)
Day 2: Cooking class in Hanoi – Hanoi Tour (B, L, D)
Day 3: Hanoi City- Halong Bay (B, L)
Day 4: Halong Bay – Transfer back to Hanoi (B, L)
Day 5: Hanoi Departure (B)
Noon – We will pick you up at the airport, and go to the hotel in Hanoi center to check in. Check-in hotel at 2.00 PM in Hanoi. Relaxing for 2 hours at the hotel
Spend the half-day exploring Hanoi Food Tour:
4.45 PM: First, we stop at a store in Dinh Tien Hoan – Hoan Kiem Lake to enjoy Nom Bo Kho
5.30 PM: We move to Hang Be market to enjoy some food and learn about the dishes sold here. This is a food street, so when you arrive, you will find it impossible to take your eyes off.
6:00 PM: Walking to Ta Hien Street, which is the most bustling nightlife in Hanoi. And you will enjoy a cold beer and heart-melting sidewalk dishes such as french fries, cheese sticks, delicious honey-grilled quail,…
6:30 PM: Leaving Ta Hien Street and moving to Hang Buom food street, which is likened to a modern miniature Hanoi, is busy and crowded, which is famous for boiled snails, fried snails, quail over sticky rice, or refreshments such as “Che”,… where you can enjoy anything
7:00 PM: Then we will eat eel vermicelli, mixed pho at Hang Chieu, and walk to Bat Dan to eat pork rib porridge, chicken soup, or crab soup
7:30 PM: Continue to To Tich street – a famous place for fruit dishes
8:00 – 8.30 PM: We go to Nguyen Huu Huan street to enjoy egg coffee Giang and Hanoi draft beer
After 8:30 PM: end of street food tour in Nguyen Huu Huan – Hanoi
We will pick you up at the hotel, and move to the cooking class center in Hanoi
Meet the chef – who guides you throughout the lesson. They will take you to the local market, to observe what people usually buy to cook.
The chef will explain the exotic ingredients found only in Vietnam and why they are needed. Find out what to use during the cooking class.
After exploring the local market, go back to the cooking class and learn about the dishes featured in every Vietnamese meal.
In the afternoon, we will pick you up at 2 PM to explore Hanoi
Visiting famous places in Hanoi like the Temple of Literature – where often students come to pray for good luck before a big exam.
Next, we move to Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc Pagoda, and experience going around West Lake.
Then we go to Hoan Kiem Lake, the Old Quarter, visit Ngoc Son Temple, and The Huc Bridge.
Sit on a cyclo to explore the old quarter
Going to see the water puppet show – one of the beauties of Vietnamese culture
Take you back to the hotel to rest
We will pick you up at the hotel, then we will go to Halong Bay, a 4 hours drive from Hanoi.
12.00 – 12.30: Tuan Chau wharf Arrival, then transfer to Ha Long cruise
12.30: Welcome drink. About the itinerary and cabin check-in, so a wonderful Ha Long trip will come to you
13.30 – 14.30: During the cruise to the caves, guests can enjoy a buffet lunch and admire the natural scenery of the World Cultural Heritage.
15.00 – 16.00: Come to Sung Sot Cave – is the most magnificent and largest cave in Halong Bay
16.00 – 16.45: Back on the cruise, relaxing, and sipping a glass of wine
17.30: Participate in a cooking class that takes place on the cruise
19.30: Have dinner and take place entertainment activities in the evening
Participate in Tai Chi exercise in the morning
07h00 – 07h30 Have breakfast and relax, enjoy the beauty of the morning at Ha Long Bay.
08h30 – 09h30 Kayaking – worthwhile experience, around the Drum Cave.
09h45: Back to the boat, clean the cabin, and check out
10h00 – 10h30 Continue the journey to explore the bays, you will have the opportunity to pass by many outstanding and extremely beautiful places.
10h30 – 11h30 before enjoying lunch while heading back to the harbor, see the fruit sculpture demonstration.
11h45 – 12h00 Leave Halong bay cruise
12h15 – 12h30 Transfer to Hanoi.
About 16:00 – Hanoi arrival – re-check in the hotel
Dinner is available at the hotel
Free time in Hanoi
Morning in Hanoi, enjoy breakfast before going to Noi Bai Airport
Tour Price Includes
- Hanoi cooking class with local market ingredients
- Accommodation shared in Twin/ Double room with daily breakfast
- Bus round trip
- Cooking class in Halong Bay
- 2 days 1 night in Halong Bay
- Kayaking in Ha Long Bay
- All sightseeing tickets
- Experienced English-speaking guide
- Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services.
- Daily meals as stated in the itinerary
- One bottle of water (per day/person)
Tour Price Excludes
- International in/out flightsInternal flights
- Travel insurance Vietnam Visa Stamp fee
- Early check-in and late check-out surcharges at accommodations
- Single supplement surcharges
- Peak season surcharges: From Dec. 20 to Jan. 15
- Christmas Eve surcharges
- New Year's Eve surcharges
- New Year surcharges
- Lunar New Year surcharges
- Public Holidays surcharges: Hung Kings Commemoration Day, International Labor Day, National Day, Reunification Day
- Weekend surcharges: Friday, Saturday (If required)
- Personal expenses, tips, and gratuities for guides and drivers
- Other services not mentioned above
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