Things to do in Hanoi

Come visit Hanoi! Expedia makes it easy to book Hanoi tours and find the best attractions. We have a broad selection of things to do in Hanoi for you to browse through and learn about all the most popular activities. It’s easy to find all the must-see Hanoi sights by looking though our list of all the most popular Hanoi attractions.

Whether you travel to Hanoi in the spring, summer, fall or winter, Expedia makes it simple to find endless Hanoi vacation ideas for any season. You can explore local things to do and popular tourism spots in Hanoi, then book a flight, rental car and hotel all with ease.

3-Day Tour to Sa Pa
Escape the bustle of Hanoi and discover the charms of Sa Pa on this 3-day tour. Encounter local villages and explore a beautiful region. This city is nestled in the Hoang Lien Son hills and surrounded by verdant valleys. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$195.00
per adult

Early Morning Old Quarter Walking Tour
As the day dawns, see a community come to life with a stroll around Hanoi's vibrant Old Quarter. Your guide provides intriguing facts and stories as you walk past historical sites. After a refreshing lakeside amble, enjoy a typical local... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$30.00
per adult

Evening Cyclo Tour with Water Puppet Show by Threeland Travel
Discover the charming French quarter of Hanoi on an evening cyclo tour. Watch a traditional water puppet show and enjoy a favorite local dish for dinner. Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Land Adventures, Sports, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$55.00
per adult

Halong Bay 2-Day 1-Night Boat Cruise by Threeland Travel
Explore UNESCO World Heritage Site Halong Bay on this 2-day cruise trip from Hanoi. Marvel at Vietnam's spectacular wonder. Discover the Vung Vieng floating fishing village. Admire the magnificent sunrise and sunset views from your sun deck. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$217.00
per adult

Halong Bay Full-Day Boat Cruise by Threeland Travel
Sail through incredible islands, spectacular limestone karsts, and unique grottos on this day tour from Hanoi. Swim or relax on the sun deck and take in the panoramic views of the magnificent Halong Bay. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$55.00
per adult

Hoa Lu & Tam Coc Full-Day Tour by Threeland Travel
Discover the ancient capital of Hoa Lu in the Ninh Binh province, well-known for its enchanting scenery and history. Visit historic temples from past dynasties, enjoy a serene boat ride along Ngo Dong River, and join a cycling tour through... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$59.00
per adult

Morning City Tour with Vietnamese Meal
Explore Hanoi's historical attractions, like the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and the Presidential Palace. Visit the One Pillar Pagoda and Temple of Literature before enjoying views of Hoan Kiem Lake and relishing a delicious bowl of pho. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$48.00
per adult

Morning Cycling Tour
Hop on a bicycle and discover 2 beautiful bodies of water in Hanoi—Hoan Kiem Lake and West Lake. Stop by iconic attractions like Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and the Presidential Palace. Then top off your tour with a delicious bowl... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$48.00
per adult

Night Walking Tour with Water Puppet Show by Threeland Travel
Get a taste of Hanoi after dark on an evening walking excursion through the city's old quarter. Watch a traditional water puppet show and enjoy a local dish for dinner. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$54.00
per adult

Perfume Pagoda Full-Day Tour by Threeland Travel
Explore Perfume Pagoda, a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines situated in the Huong Tich Mountains. Discover this important religious site where many Vietnamese perform their pilgrimage. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$56.00
per adult

Private Ancient Capital Full-Day Tour by Threeland Travel
Explore the ancient capital of Hoa Lu in the Ninh Binh province, well-known for its enchanting scenery and profound history. Discover the beauty of "Halong Bay on land" and visit historic temples of past dynasties. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$65.00
per adult

Private Bát Tràng Ceramics Village Half-Day Tour by Threeland Travel
Explore Bát Tràng Ceramics Village on this private tour from Hanoi. Witness the art involved in making handmade pottery and try your hand at making your very own pottery masterpiece. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$20.00
per adult

Private City Afternoon Tour by Threeland Travel
Discover Vietnam's mythology, traditions, and customs on this private tour. Visit the National Museum of Vietnamese History, explore Ngoc Son Temple, tour around the heart of Hanoi—the Hoan Kiem Lake—and watch a traditional water puppet show. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$36.00
per adult

Private City Full-Day Tour with Electric Car Ride by Threeland Travel
Experience the best of Hanoi in 1 day on this private tour. Explore the historic Ho Chi Minh Complex, visit religious temples, and enjoy picturesque views of Hoan Kiem Lake. Ride an electric car around the Old Hanoi Quarter and... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$40.00
per adult

Private City Morning Tour by Threeland Travel
Discover the highlights of Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, on this private morning tour. Appreciate the historical influence of Vietnam's liberation hero Ho Chi Minh and explore Hanoi's historical sites. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$32.50
per adult

Private Kenh Ga Floating Village and Hoa Lu Tour by Threeland Travel
Explore Kenh Ga Floating Village on a traditional boat trip and discover Hoa Lu, the ancient capital located in the Ninh Binh province. Marvel at the natural landscape's enchanting scenery and its profound history. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$45.00
per adult

Private Van Phuc Silk Village Half-Day Tour by Threeland Travel
Explore Van Phuc Silk Village on this private tour from Hanoi. Witness the art and craftsmanship involved in weaving silk, learn about the process of making silk, and visit historical shrines in the area. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$20.00
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Hanoi Noi Bai Airport (HAN)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Hanoi Noi Bai Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$16.00
per adult

Small-Group Citadels, Cycles & Karsts Tour by Urban Adventures
Gaze in wonder at the historic temples of Hoa Lu, feel your pulse rise as you cycle through the rural Vietnamese countryside, and breathe in the cool air of ancient caves on the Red River Delta. On foot, by bike... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$88.00
per adult

Small-Group Evening Street Food Tour by Urban Adventures
Get to know the Hanoi the locals know as you uncover the vibrant street food and market scene on this small-group tour. Duck into vibrant arcades and tuck into a variety of dishes and delicacies from food stalls, street vendors,... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$31.00
per adult

Small-Group Halong Bay Day Cruise by Urban Adventures
For a break from busy Hanoi, embark on a breathtaking day cruise of UNESCO-listed Halong Bay. Venture across traditional villages of Northern Vietnam, board your private boat, and soak up the natural beauty and tranquility of this world-renowned destination. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$121.00
per adult

Small-Group Hanoi Highlights Tour by Urban Adventures
Discover Hanoi’s major sights—from ancient temples and Ho Chi Minh’s sanctuary, to museums and street life in Hanoi's Old Quarter—on this full-day guided tour. Get a glimpse into the daily lives of local Hanoians as you breathe in the smells,... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$30.00
per adult

Small-Group Village Discovery Tour by Urban Adventures
As you drive further away from Hanoi, the landscape becomes lush and green as the buzzing city energy makes way for the tranquil countryside. Experience a more traditional side of Vietnam when you explore rural villages and experience the way... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$32.00
per adult

Spa Treatment with Roundtrip Transfer by Threeland Travel
Enjoy a day of relaxation, rejuvenation, and wellness in a luxurious spa setting. Choose from 4 unique body-massage treatments and enjoy a stress-free roundtrip transfer from your hotel. Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty

3 hours

Free cancellation

$66.00
per adult

Street Food Walking Tour by Threeland Travel
Hit the streets to discover the true flavors of Hanoi, with a food-loving guide leading you on a walking tour of the city's lively street markets. Treat your palate to exotic tastes and aromas as you wander the Old Quarter... Read More

$38.00
per adult

Vietnamese Cooking Class with Market Tour by Threeland Travel
Unravel the secrets of authentic Vietnamese cuisine on this half-day cooking tour in Hanoi. Visit a bustling market to learn about unique local ingredients, and then receive step-by-step cooking instruction from experienced restaurant chefs. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours

Free cancellation

$71.00
per adult

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