Located in the Northern part of Vietnam, the city of Hanoi was and still is the flourishing cultural Mecca of Vietnam. This two-wars veteran will astound you with its peacefully co-existing contrasts and sophisticated blend of culture.
From 1954 until 1976, Hanoi was the capital of North Vietnam, and after the merging of the North and South in 1976, it became the capital of the entire country, leaving its runner-up Ho Chi Minh City to take more credit as home to urban and economic development.
Hanoi took it eclectic look from the many nations that dominated its territory over the years. One can recognize the French nuance in the coquette street cafes, the Chinese religious influence in the temples' architecture, Siamese royalty, Japanese trade, and the Vietnamese merchant tradition reflected in the street names of the Old Quarter. Joining local hosts on his customized private Hanoi tour You can feel and touch the influences and mixture of these distinct culture One can indulge the romance of Hanoi on the streets, or rowing down the Red River's waters all the way to its delta, emptying in the South China Sea. Hanoi will not leave you bored. The city is full of history, culture and excitement. If you wish to experience the real local lifestyle, ask one of the local hosts to bring you on a tour to Hanoian village or community. Here you will explore the true vibe of this magnificent place.
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