Hanoi Street Food Tour
This tour is a great combination between street food and walking tour in the Old Quarter of Hanoi Capital. While strolling to the dining points, you will get to know more about Vietnames history, culture and local lifestyle from your experienced tour guide. This tour is not only about food but also the authentic experience and stories of our cuisine. We hope you will be left with the answer to “what makes Hanoi different from anywhere else in Vietnam?”
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Enjoy Familiar Vietnamese Dishes at Hanoi Old Quarter
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and get started with a short walk to the Old Quarter. From here, you will stroll through a selection of trading streets, charming French architecture and go through small, busy and colorful streets of Hanoi. Firstly, we will enjoy Banh Mi (Vietnamese baguette served with different ingredients) – a popular dish for Vietnamese which we can eat for any meal during the day. Before arriving to the next place, we will walk along colorful Hang Ma street specialized in making and selling lanterns and decoration stuff. Then, you will have a chance to learn how to make Banh Cuon (Rolled Rice Pancake) and enjoy it at a family restaurant which has lasted for three generations.
Learn How to Cheer in Vietnamese
Next stop will be Bia Hoi (Draft Beer) on Bat Dan street, a familiar spot for Hanoi locals to gather with friends and chit chat after a hard working day. This is really an off the beaten track point since most of regular guests are Vietnamese people. Here you will learn how to cheer in Vietnamese while drinking your cool beer. Plus, your guide will show you the active train track in residential area to experience thrilling moment when the train moving between rows of houses.
Try Well-known Bun Cha and Nem Cua Be
The last dishes of our main course are Bun Cha and Nem Cua Be, the famous ones of Hanoi cuisine. Its smell plus eye-catching presentation of all ingredients such as BBQ minced pork, green herbs, rice vermicelli and sauce will make your mouth watering and you can’t wait anymore.
Have a Sweet Tooth with Tasty Dessert
We will finish our feast with Hanoi sweet specialties including, Roti Coffee Chocolate Kem Xoi (Ice cream with Sticky Rice) and Ca Phe Trung (Egg Coffee). You will enjoy Egg Coffee at the coffee shop with Hoan Kiem Lake view with the magnificent colorful lights on the water surface. Go for a walk along the lake to get some fresh air before heading back to your hotel.
So good, informational, lovely tour guide good value for money. Explained in detail and allowed questions and allowed interaction
Its like he did magic and showed us 3 days worth of tour in just 10 hours and got us back to our ship in time. Thank you from our hearts.
I now refer my friends, family and colleagues, as well as book all of my tours, accommodation and flights with Maika is because I feel very lucky to have finally found an organisation in Asia that gives me the confidence to do so.
110% recommend this tour to anyone who is interested in the history and wants to learn more