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5 best day trips from Hanoi
1. Day trip to Ha Long Bay
How far is Ha Long Bay from Hanoi?
2. Day trip to Duong Lam Ancient Village
How far is Duong Lam Ancient Village from Hanoi?
3. Day trip to Ninh Binh Province
How far is Ninh Binh Province from Hanoi?
4. Day trip to Bat Trang Village
How far is Bat Trang Village from Hanoi?
5. Day trip to Ba Vi National Park
How far is Ba Vi National Park from Hanoi?
Hanoi day trip FAQ
What transportation options are best for my day trip?
• Hanoi day trips by trainTrains in Vietnam are old but fairly dependable and travel in most directions from Hanoi. Many destinations outside of main centers may require a transfer to a bus or taxi at some point in the journey.
• Hanoi day trips by busThe bus is the most comprehensive and affordable public transportation option for day trips around Hanoi. Buses run all over, however depending on the time and specific location could be limited. Traveling by bus may require one or more transfers before you reach your final destination.
• Hanoi day trips by carTraffic and driving in Hanoi and Vietnam are generally chaotic. If you are a confident driver, a car is a fine option to reach more rural places or to simply take control of your own schedule. Many travelers opt to rent a motorcycle or motorbike to get around, which is a very popular and efficient — though sometimes daring — option.
Should I take a guided tour for my day trip?
What should I pack for my day trip?
Other Sightseeing Options in Hanoi
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What people are saying about Hanoi
I forgot our guide's name, but he was very knowledgeable. He's the kind of guide that beyond just the tour, if you have extra questions related to the tour or Hanoi in general, will be able to answer.
so very friendly. Great value for money. friendly tour guide. so many wonderful stops. very well organised. I would highly reccomend this company and this tour. March 2023
Brilliant day, great tour guide and an added bonus was the use of cycles through the rice fields
The views and landscape are wonderful, the food served was good and the boat trip very relaxing.
Very good guide, varied activities and above all a magnificent tour of the bay