Bridge Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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Vietnamese Puppets, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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Bike Taxi Running, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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Tiny Fish Drying, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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Warm Greeting Woman, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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Lady Relaxing  by the Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Pho may be Vietnam’s best known staple; however fresh spring rolls are a delightful.
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HANOI CULTURE & CUISINE

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Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursion to accommodation
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Vietnam’s capital is filled with interesting culture and this tour will allow you to experience first-hand many of its delights. From centuries old comic opera and tai-chi to traditional medicine and galleries representing generations of artists, from pre-20th century right up to the present-day.

In the evening, see one of two one of two traditional performances. Tuong, a comic opera; or Ca Tru, an ancient genre of chamber music using female singers. Enjoy dinner at the home of a cook whose Grandmother used to cook for the French elite in the 1930’s.

Take a Tai Chi class in Hanoi Botanical Gardens and drive to one of the few remaining ancient villages in Vietnam. See the magnificent demons and dragons carved into the roof of Tay Phuong Pagoda and the next day visit an expert in traditional eastern medicine. Go on an insider’s tour of the flourishing Hanoi art world and discover quirky galleries and hang-outs, as well as some of the city’s most interesting museums.

 
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  • See a traditional Vietnamese comic opera or chamber music performance
  • Take an early morning tai-chi session in botanical gardens
  • Visit villages where artisans have specialized in making single objects for generations
  • Meet and consult with an expert in traditional Eastern medicine
  • Go on an insider’s tour of Hanoi’s flourishing art scene
ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS
A Woman at Hoan Kiem Lake
Hanoi
Local Vietnamese dish
Vietnamese Dine
Hanoi Craft Villages
Hanoi Craft Villages
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