Hanoi, Vietnam

Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour
Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour

Vroom Vroom Backstreet Tour

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Highlights

Discover the hidden gems of Hanoi beyond tourist attractions
Experience the vibrant sights, sounds, and flavors of the city
Explore the countryside and witness the contrast between city and rural life
Immerse yourself in Hanoi's food culture and indulge in local delicacies

Description

Embark on a fascinating tour of Hanoi that goes beyond the usual tourist spots. This experience takes you through the maze-like backstreets, bustling markets, and charming French boulevards of Hanoi. Ride along the Red River, witness the city's famous landmarks, and savor the diverse flavors of Hanoi's cuisine. With a knowledgeable guide and an experienced driver, you'll gain insight into the real Hanoi, its people, and its culture.

Who This Experience Is Good For

Perfect for anyone who wants to delve deeper into the local culture and explore the hidden treasures of Hanoi. It suits those who enjoy immersive experiences, culinary adventures, and discovering the off-the-beaten-path attractions of a city.

Meet Our Local Host 

Tommy Nguyen, Tho Nguyen, and Hai Phung are three brothers who grew up in the countryside of Northern Vietnam. They moved to Hanoi as students and now share their passion for their city with visitors. Born in the same era after the Vietnam War, they have firsthand knowledge of Hanoi's history and the everyday lives of its residents.

Itinerary 

12:00 PM: Pick up from your accommodation
Safety briefing by the tour guide and driver
Explore the lesser-known parts of Hanoi, including backstreets, alleyways, and markets
Experience the highlights of Hanoi, from the French Colonial Quarter to the Old Quarter
Visit iconic landmarks such as Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Presidential Palace, Temple of Literature, and more
Venture into the Red River Delta countryside and witness the contrast between city and rural life
Cross the historic Long Bien Bridge
Delve into Hanoi's food culture and enjoy 7-10 local delicacies at street-side eateries and authentic restaurants
5:00 PM: Drop of at your accommodation

What’s Included

Pick up and drop off
Antique Minsk motorbike
Experienced driver
Helmet & rain poncho
English speaking guide
All food & drinks - Vegan/Vegetarian options available
Entrance
All drivers are licensed and we provide local travel insurance, but we also recommend that you have your own.

What’s Not Included

Extra food and drinks
Gratitude/ Tips to Tour Guide 
Other personal expenses

Know Before You Go

Minimum Needed: 5 people
Maximum Capacity: 14 people
Booking Deadline: 7 Days before start date
Weather Dependent: Yes and No - If the weather is severe we will reschedule
Difficulty Level: Easy
Special Clothing Required:  Sun or rain protection, comfortable shoes and clothes
Special Dietary Restrictions:  Vegetarian and vegan options are available.
Extra Cash: Needed for tipping (Not mandatory: you liked the service Tip! You did not? Is ok not to Tip. 10% is good), additional services & souvenirs. ATMs are available in town. 
Ground Transportation: Antique Minsk motorbike, advised to bring your driver's license 
Additional Information: N/A
Liabilities: The liability for any injury, loss, or damage incurred by participants is not assumed by Remote Year or its affiliates.

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Mackenzie
Such a great day!! 10/10 recommend to anyone.

Such a great day!! 10/10 recommend to anyone. All the drivers were so fun and you got to see a new side of Hanoi.

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Deirdre
I had the best time!

I had the best time! What a wonderful experience! One of my favorite activities!

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Cori Deason
Incredible Experience

This was one of the best experiences to do in Hanoi. Being on the motorbikes was exhilarating, very safe and an amazing way to see all around the city. Our guide and his team were kind, and knowledgable and doing this activity with the group was a really memorable one. Highly recommend!!

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Cori Deason
Incredible Experience

This was one of the best experiences to do in Hanoi. Being on the motorbikes was exhilarating, very safe and an amazing way to see all around the city. Our guide and his team were kind, and knowledgable and doing this activity with the group was a really memorable one. Highly recommend!!

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H.O.G.
The highlight so far

This is a must do. It has absolutely everything; the local urban side of Hanoi, riding in narrow streets, local food....