You will commence the day with a visit to Ho Chi Minh Complex (*), which includes the Mausoleum, the Museum and the One Pillar Pagoda. The next visit is to Temple of Literature, the first University of Vietnam. After enjoy lunch at a nice restaurant, you will have a 20 minutes drive to Museum of Ethnology, the research centre and public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam. You will then drive back to the downtown of Hanoi, the Restored Sword Lake, to visit the Ngoc Son Temple. From here you will start a cyclo ride through Old Quarter with its bustling 36 streets and ending with uniquely amazing water puppet show.
(*) closed on Mondays and Fridays. Annually closed time for maintenance is October and November.