Go on Hanoi night tours that bring many new experiences!


Hanoi night tour programs are attracting the attention of both domestic and foreign tourists. Below is a list of some attractive night tours in Hanoi along with information about costs so you can prepare before participating. Let’s consult and plan meaningful entertainment and fun activities!

Notably, recently, night entertainment activities in Hanoi have become more abundant and are expected by local residents. From enjoying night coffee to experiencing live music, as well as exploring night culture, all are creating a strong attraction for this famous historical land.

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Hanoi night tours are a must-attend

1. Temple of Literature night tour 

  • Address: 58 Quoc Tu Giam, Van Mieu Ward, Dong Da District, Hanoi.
  • Opening hours: 19:00 – 22:30 every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. 
  • 3D Mapping time: 20:00 – 21:00 and 22:00.
  • Ticket price: 199,000 VND/person.

“Temple of Literature Night Tour – Essence of Taoism” offers the experience of visiting architecture and heritage spaces with more sparkle in the evening, while still retaining the profound and sophisticated look of the first National School. first in Vietnam. The special feature of this tour compared to previous tours is the use of technology and lighting to create a unique and new experience.

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When participating in the night tour at the Temple of Literature – Quoc Tu Giam , you will be immersed in historical relics and learn about Vietnamese mysticism through the application of unique 3D Mapping technology. At the same time, everyone will also have the opportunity to experience writing the National Language and admire the ancient exam space. This night tour will take place every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, starting from November 1, 2023.

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2. Hoa Lo prison night tour

  • Address: No. 1 Hoa Lo Street, Tran Hung Dao, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi.
  • Opening hours: 19:00 – 21:00, every Friday and Saturday evening.
  • Cost: depending on topic, about 300,000 VND/person.

Visiting this historical site in Hanoi in the evening creates an experience that cannot be fully described in words. The journey of discovery starts from the main gate, goes through the mass detention camp, dungeon, prison yard, then touches the guillotine yourself, experiences the challenge of escaping from prison and better understands the opening of the cell door. .

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The Sacred Night programs are a combination of visiting relics with recreating the harsh life at Hoa Lo Prison with animations, providing a more realistic perspective. Tourists participate in the experience by taking on the role of political prisoners, to experience the claustrophobic, dark feelings of prison cells and cells, as well as experience the hardships and dangers of going underground. Go into the sewers to escape from prison. 

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At the end of this Hanoi night tour, there is a ceremony to pay tribute to the Heroes and Martyrs in the sacred space at the Memorial. The program has a total of 3 night tours with 3 different themes, to attract the attention of different audiences. Specifically:

– Sacred Night 1: journey back in time to the past with many emotions mixed with pride. Grateful for the sacrifices of heroes, revolutionary soldiers and their resilience.

– Sacred Night 2: Honoring heroes and heroines who lived and fought bravely at Hoa Lo Prison with the theme “Living like flowers”.

– Sacred Night 3: recreates scenes of torture and beatings with vivid sounds and images. 

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3. Thang Long Imperial Citadel night tour

  • Address: 19C Hoang Dieu, Dien Bien Ward, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi.
  • Opening hours: 7:00 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Ticket price: 200,000 VND – 300,000 VND/trip (children under 5 years old will be free, from 5-11 years old will be charged 50% of the adult price).
  • Parking fee is 8,000 VND/night.

Thang Long Imperial Citadel is a place that preserves the mark of the Capital of a thousand years of civilization. Different from Hoa Lo Prison, this place does not retain the ancient landscape of the Royal Palace architecture, only archaeological traces remain. Therefore, exploring the Imperial Citadel is similar to a journey to “decode” a mysterious history. Within 90 minutes, you will be taken to Doan Mon – the entrance to the Forbidden City, where past emperors lived and worked. 

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You can also enjoy a royal banquet, meet palace maids and guards on the ruins of Thang Long Imperial Citadel . After that, you will be led to the underground gallery, with 215 artifacts from many periods such as: Dai La, Dinh, Le, Ly, Tran and even Le Trung Hung . Offer incense to commemorate the 52 emperors in front of the stone dragon steps of Kinh Thien Palace, then receive the “Sac destiny chi bao” – the king’s seal certifying his reputation in the past, now used to pray for peace and luck.

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Explore archaeological relics, experience the vestiges of the “Golden Palace” and feel the cool water from the ancient well of the Tran Dynasty. At each stop, you will receive instructions and hints, culminating in a laser demonstration of some artifacts on archaeological remains or on an ancient river, challenging your knowledge and decoding skills. your. 

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At the end of the Thang Long Imperial Citadel night tour , there is a “banquet” under the Bodhi tree, bringing everyone back to the royal palace scene, enjoying lotus tea, royal lotus jam and traditional cakes.

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4. Night tour of the Museum of Literature

  • Address: 20 Lane 275 Au Co, Tay Ho, Hanoi.
  • Opening hours: 7:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday evenings.
  • Ticket price: 150,000 VND/adult.

The Museum of Literature is located in a small alley, quite far from the city center, but this is still one of the Hanoi night tours that attracts constant attention and interest. The night tour of the Museum of Literature named “Heart, Wealth” here is like a journey to open mysterious gifts, each display area is like a box, containing precious artifacts.

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Here, you can directly admire the development of writing in the culture of the Vietnamese peoples. From Chinese characters, ancient Nom scripts, to National Ngu scripts printed on paper, engraved on boards and even books made of bronze. Besides, there are also 200-year-old “leaf books” of the Thai, Cham, and Khmer ethnic groups; Cham writing on fabric; Nom script of the Tay, Dao,…

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Hanoi travel experience , the museum also preserves valuable artifacts related to the literary lives of famous authors from the medieval to modern times such as:Le Quy Don, Nguyen Trai, Nguyen Dinh Chieu , Nguyen Huy Tuong, Nguyen Tuan, Xuan Dieu, To Huu, Van Cao, and President Ho Chi Minh,…All are displayed here, creating an impressive and profound cultural space.

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5. National Museum of History night tour

  • Address: 216 Tran Quang Khai, Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi.

The National Museum of History has opened a night bicycle tour called “Thang Long – Hanoi Night” to connect with other night activities. In particular, instead of being held at a fixed point, this bicycle tour will allow visitors to travel for about 90 – 120 minutes to explore the historical relics of ancient Thang Long and admire the cultural heritage of the country. Hanoi in the 20th century. 

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The expected schedule of this Hanoi night tour will go through: Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, Hanoi Flagpole, Imperial Citadel, Ba Dinh Square, National Assembly Building, Quan Thanh Temple, Ngu Xa walking street, Citadel North Gate, Quan Chuong Gate, Bac Bo Palace and finally Hanoi Opera House . In particular, at Ngu Xa, visitors will enjoy typical dishes of this land.

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6. Old town night tour

The lighting art event “Hanoi Night – Touching Point of Emotions” took place at the Cultural and Arts Center at 22 Hang Buom or Hang Buom Cantonese Assembly Hall with many diverse activities. The highlight of this tourism event is the lighting art experience space combined with music. 

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In addition, everyone who comes to join the night tour will also enjoy folk music performances such as: ca tru, cheo, adoration, tuong,… along with visiting the art space of the tea party or Experience traditional Hang Trong painting.

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There are many attractive attractions in Hanoi night tours . You can admire the sparkling scenery when the evening lights illuminate. In addition, you can also enjoy unique artistic performances. These attractions create a colorful and exciting experience for you at night.

($1=24,000 VND)
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