See Hanoi from the locals' POV with this four-day tour of its history and hidden gems. Enjoy a Vietnamese Foodie Tour and Cooking Class, then stroll along for a Hanoi Walking Tour with a stop at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Your CEO gives you a window into the city's hidden side, you've got the free time to take in the view.
Arrive at any time. After meeting your CEO and group at the welcome meeting, opt to head out for a group dinner.<p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travellers, and learn more about your tour. Opt to join the group for a local meal afterwards. Don't forget to see the notice in the lobby (or ask reception) for the official time and place to meet up with the group.</p>
Set out for a memorable Vietnamese foodie tour and cooking class. Enjoy a welcome drink with the chef before venturing into the busy market, where your guide will talk about local ingredients used in Vietnamese cuisine. Taste some delicious street food along the way, then continue to a 100-year-old French colonial building to begin your cooking class. Enjoy a market-fresh lunch — made by you! — and end the meal with an egg coffee demonstration. With free time this afternoon, opt to further explore Hanoi, or take a countryside cycling tour.<p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Wander the colourful local market with your guide and pick up ingredients for today's cooking class. Back in the kitchen, learn how to make green mango salad, nem-fried spring rolls, and a choice of pho or bun cha.</p><p><strong>FREE TIME: AFTERNOON</strong> Enjoy free time to explore Hanoi.</p>
Opt to go on an independent full-day excursion to the Ninh Binh caves, or join your CEO for a half-day walking tour of Hanoi's highlights, including the Hoa Lo Prison, Temple of Literature, and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. In the afternoon, opt to take a street food tour or book a Vietnamese coffee experience. Tour ends at 5pm.<p>Travellers joining another tour will have a welcome meeting with your new group and CEO later tonight.</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Join your CEO on a walking tour of Hanoi's highlights. Don't forget to try some local snacks!</p>
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