Hanoi After Dark: Private Street food, Drinks & Stories Tour

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Hanoi
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Tour description

Get ready to experience Hanoi at night in a unique way! Be mesmerised by the lights after sunset, savour Hanoians’ favourite street food and explore hard-to-find secret spots. On this private 2 hours tour, you’ll enjoy the after-hours of Hanoi in a very local style. Ready to take in the good vibes?

Step into the vibrant nightlife scene of Hanoi and spend some quality time together with your favorite local. Find out which places are the best to get your groove on, enjoy traditional street food and admire the city’s treasure after the sun goes down. During the tour, you not only have the chance to discover Hanoi’s nightlife but also experience it like a true local.  Follow the sound of the bells and meet your guide at St Joseph's Cathedral. Check out its Neo-Gothic style, admire the finely stained glass windows and find out the story behind this beautiful building. Stroll through the narrow streets and get ready to be taken to one of Hanoi’s best-kept secrets: a small cafe that has been around for three generations. Savor a refreshing egg coffee while admiring the breathtaking view. Enjoy a short walk and pass by the Temple of the Jade Mountain, Hoan Kiem Lake, and the famous Water Puppet Theatre. Do you know the legend of the turtles? Or the temple’s history? What about the tradition of water puppet shows? Your favorite host can give you a lot of interesting facts about all the places you’ll see along the way and a great introduction to Vietnamese culture. When you enjoy the city like a local, you also eat as the locals do. Start exploring the culinary world of Hanoi and let your favorite guide introduce you to popular authentic dishes like papaya salad, beef satay, and prawn crackers. Do it the Hanoian style and sit on the small plastic chairs in Hanoi’s shortest street while taking in the vibes of the Old Quarter. Follow your private guide through the back alleys and check out a night market if it’s the weekend. Wander past countless stalls, take in the smells and watch how the skilled street chefs cook the food. Your guide can always give you the best bargaining tips! It will be fun to practice yourself!! Did someone say food & drinks? Before saying goodbye to your local host, get ready to explore the busiest street in Hanoi - Beer Street! Take in the local night vibes and top off your private experience with another delicious dish and a cold local beer! Learn how to say “cheers” in Vietnamese and get your last recommendations. During this private tour, your local guide can help you experience the essence of Hanoi’s nightlife: from the lively atmosphere to wonderful street food and beautiful sights!

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • 2 local tastings per person
  • 1 local egg coffee per person
  • 2 beers or 2 soft drinks per person
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What's not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off