Reality show "Quintessence of Tonkin", Quoc Oai district
Quintessence of Tonkin is the first stage performance in Vietnam, with a duration of 55 minutes including 6 parts: Poetry, Buddha Realm, Nostalgia, Music, An fun and Festival. Not only opening up the cultural space in the Northern plains with scenes of ancient people's activities, the program also takes viewers back to the peak of water puppet art.
The show shows a harmonious combination of a cast of indigenous people, a large-scale prop sound system and a stage on the water with its back to the Master mountain. This promises to be an art destination for tourists and Vietnamese people themselves to learn about culture, nature and spiritual life in the past of their ancestors.
Hoa Lo night tour with 3 different themes
If you love to explore the cultural and historical relics of Hanoi, visitors should not miss the night visit at Hoa Lo Prison - which is known as "hell of hell" in the heart of the capital. Visiting the prison at night will give visitors a more authentic experience, somewhat creepy than during the day.
Coming to the "Sacred Night Tour - Shining Vietnamese spirit", visitors will learn about the loss, sacrifice, strong will of previous generations of his father and the barbaric crimes of the enemy who robbed the country. Hoa Lo Prison as a testament to the eternal epic, shining the patriotic spirit of the Vietnamese nation.
Art shows at the pedestrian street
Walking space, including: Walking space in Hanoi Old Quarter; Walking space in Hoan Kiem Lake and its surroundings; Cultural space Trinh Cong Son Walking Street, Tay Ho District; Shanxi Citadel Pedestrian Street, Shanxi Town; Food street combined with walking Pearl Island - Ngu Xa, Ba Dinh district; Space of Tran Nhan Tong pedestrian street and surrounding area, Hai Ba Trung district (phase 1).
Thang Long Water Puppet
Water puppetry in the form of using puppets to perform and perform plays on the water surface is considered a unique intangible culture of the Vietnamese nation. Water shows are narratives of the cultural life of ancient Vietnamese such as dragon dance, procession, buffalo fighting, wrestling, or excerpts of fairy tales Thach Sanh, Tam Bram,..
Watching the water puppet show, visitors not only come closer to the life of Vietnamese people but also have the opportunity to admire the skillful puppet control techniques of artists who are immersed in the water. The combination of traditional musical instruments and delicate techniques in each movement of the puppet on the water has created a vivid picture of Vietnamese culture extremely impressive.
Night tour "Decoding the Imperial Citadel" at Thang Long Imperial Citadel
Thang Long Imperial Citadel at night is dressed in the brilliant yellow color of shimmering temple light, making Doan Mon city gate more dignified and ancient. Coming to the tour to explore the Imperial Citadel, visitors will be able to visit the gallery "Thang Long - Hanoi, thousand-year history from the underground, offering incense in memory of King Ly Thai To - the founder of Thang Long citadel and the ancestors at Kinh Thien Palace.
In addition, the Imperial Citadel at night also has activities such as performing arts on the glass floor of the Shinto axis archaeological pit, deciphering thousand-year-old artifacts with laser light, enjoying lotus tea under the shade of the linden tree... In particular, visiting the archaeological site of 18 Hoang Dieu at night is also a special experience, different from the day that visitors should try for themselves.
Tong Duy Tan - Ta Hien Food Tour - Dong Xuan Night Market (Hoan Kiem District)
The journey to discover Hanoi is indispensable for the diverse and rich culinary experience of the Old Quarter. With a map or phone with a locator in hand, visitors can go in groups or on their own, starting the journey at any time to explore every corner of 36 streets at night.
Each street on the old town at night has different colors and looks. If going on weekends, visitors can not ignore the experience of participating in Hanoi walking street with many bustling activities; snacking, drinking beer on the famous Ta Hien street or visiting and shopping at the Hanoi night market not far away.
Wandering the old town until about 3 am is tired, visitors can visit Hang Ma to enjoy a bowl of fragrant and delicious pho here. The pho shop only sells 3 hours to 5 hours and is sold out, is one of the top culinary options for Hanoi "night owls".
City Tour double-decker bus at night
Hanoi has two double-decker bus operators with two different routes, but both start and end in the Toad flower garden area adjacent to Hoan Kiem Lake pedestrian street, passing typical places such as Vietnam Military History Museum, Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature - Quoc Tu Giam, Hoa Lo Prison - Cathedral or Thanh Nien Street, Hoang Dieu, Phan Dinh Phung Street. Each full journey is about 90 minutes. Guests can buy tickets directly at the pier or online.
Wandering with cyclos (Hoan Kiem district)
Over 90% of international tourists visiting Hanoi use cyclos to explore the Old Quarter, it becomes an interesting highlight, leaving an unforgettable impression in the hearts of tourists. The word "cyclo" is called by the Vietnamese from the French name "cyclo", invented by a Frenchman named Coupeaud in 1939. When visiting Hanoi Old Quarter or Hoan Kiem Lake area, it is not difficult to see the image of foreign tourists laughing and talking happily with each other while sitting on the pedicab to enjoy the scenery and explore the streets of the Capital.
Globally renowned travel website Lonely Planet advises visitors to Vietnam not to skip the cyclo experience.
21h flag lowering ceremony at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
The flag-lowering ceremony of the Mausoleum took place in Ba Dinh Square, right in front of the Mausoleum of President Ho Chi Minh. If you are planning to attend the flag lowering ceremony, you just need to find the address No. 2 Hung Vuong, Dien Bien Ward, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi. This is a very easy place to find and move, so you can get here by bus or private vehicle.
The flag-lowering ceremony of the Mausoleum is an important ceremony for residents and visitors to remember and express gratitude for President Ho Chi Minh's contributions to Vietnam. At the same time, the flag-lowering ceremony expresses pride and reverence for the nation and its nation, as well as affirms pride in its history and culture.
Bicycle Tour: Thang Long Night - Hanoi (New Tour)
Bicycle tour: The newly opened Thang Long - Hanoi night, visitors can explore the capital's landscape at night; learn about culture through famous places, museums, historical relics to feel and better understand the ups and downs history of Thang Long – Hanoi.
Temple of Literature Night Tour: Quintessence of Taoism (New Tour)
With the spirit of the night tour must promote the value of special national relics, promote ethics, the highlight of the tour is located in the Thai Hoc courtyard when visitors can watch the 3D Mapping demonstration (technique of using light to create 3D effects) about stories related to Vietnam's oldest university.