Explore the rich history of Hanoi with a tour through the city's authentic cuisine and traditional delicacies by cycle rickshaw and on foot. An adventure in equal parts delicious and fascinating takes you to impressive landmarks and sights, along with a number of delightful food stops.
Meet your guide in the Old Quarter and board a cyclo, a combination bicycle and rickshaw, for a leisurely sightseeing ride. Weave through the busy streets of Hanoi, enjoy the hustle and bustle of whizzing motorbikes and locals doing their shopping, and snap some photos of French colonial houses before you arrive at your next destination.
Arrive at the North Gate of the ancient Citadel of Hanoi, a monumental fortress that stands in the middle of the city. Listen as your guide explains the historical background of the building, and then get your walking shoes ready for the journey to an 11h-century Taoist temple, Quan Thanh Temple. Stroll to the stunning West Lake before beginning the culinary portion of your tour.
Fuel up with a quick snack at the historic Pho Cuon Restaurant, and then set off along Nguyen Truong To Street. Admire the famous sweet treats along the way toward Hang Than Street, sample some of Hanoi's most delicious and popular wedding cakes, and then shake off the sugar rush with a relaxed walk to Hang Ga Street for a traditional Vietnamese coffee break. Your journey finishes at the luxurious Silk Path Hotel.