In a dazzling showcase of Hanoi’s vibrant night scene, the Hanoi Department of Tourism proudly presents 15 enchanting Hanoi night tours that promise to immerse visitors in the city’s rich cultural tapestry. From the newly introduced Thang Long – Hanoi night bicycle tour to the Temple of Literature night expedition and the captivating art show, “Legend of Youth – Live a life worth living,” these experiences are set to redefine your evenings in the heart of Vietnam.
The grand unveiling took place on the evening of November 24, 2023, the Hanoi Department of Tourism, in collaboration with the Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee, inaugurated the Hanoi night tourism products. A spectacular highlight was the introduction of the “Hanoi Night – Touching point of emotions” lighting art experience space. Additionally, the City-level tourist area designation for the Hoan Kiem Lake vicinity and Hanoi Old Quarter was announced, further solidifying these areas as premier destinations for nocturnal adventures.
15 Hanoi Night Tours Offer a Diverse Range of Experiences:
- Real-life show “The Essence of the North” in Quoc Oai district.
- Hoa Lo night tour featuring three unique themes in Hoan Kiem district.
- Walking spaces, including the Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake area, Trinh Cong Son Walking Street, Son Tay Ancient Citadel Walking Street, Dao Ngoc – Ngu Xa Culinary and walking neighborhood, and Tran Nhan Tong walking street and surroundings.
- Thang Long Water Puppet performance in Hang Trong.
- Night tour “Decoding the Imperial Citadel” at Thang Long Imperial Citadel Relic Area.
- Night tour “Chu Tam Chu Tai” at the Vietnam Literature Museum.
- Hanoi food tour Tong Duy Tan – Ta Hien – Dong Xuan Night Market in Hoan Kiem District.
- Double-decker bus tour under the shimmering night sky.
- Dong Xuan tram line exploration in Hoan Kiem district.
- Cyclo tour through the charming streets of Hoan Kiem district.
- Flag lowering ceremony at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.
- Hanoi Book Street exploration.
- Art program “Legend of Youth – Living a life worth living” at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum.
- Bicycle tour: Thang Long – Hanoi night.
- Temple of Literature night tour – Essence of Taoism.
Among these, three exciting new Hanoi night tours have been launched, offering visitors the chance to partake in the bicycle tour, the Temple of Literature night expedition, and the art program “Legend of Youth – Live a life worth living.”
Nov 24 – 26, 2023: Performance of Light Art and Contemporary Folk Music
From November 24 to 26, visitors can revel in a mesmerizing performance of light art and contemporary folk music at 22 Hang Buom. Titled “The dialogue between light and architectural space,” this event showcases motifs of 13 tangible and intangible heritages, allowing visitors to witness the beauty and richness of Hanoi’s night in the heart of its cultural heritage.
Simultaneously, the Quan Chuong Gate area will host a groundbreaking 3D Mapping art performance, projecting images of night tourism products and cultural and historical heritage sites of Hanoi Capital onto the enchanting O Quan Chuong space at night.
Director of Hanoi Department of Tourism, Dang Huong Giang, expressed the department’s vision to leverage the night services in Hoan Kiem district and Hanoi capital at large. The goal is to cultivate diverse and unique tourism products that offer creative cultural spaces, high-quality experiences, and added value. This initiative aims to contribute significantly to the overall socio-economic development of the city, striving to attract 25.5 million visitors to Hanoi by 2024, an impressive 13.3% increase from the estimated 2023 figures.
As a testament to the city’s commitment to promoting tourism, the Hanoi Department of Tourism announced the recognition of the city-level tourist area in the Hoan Kiem Lake vicinity and Hanoi Old Quarter. To further celebrate the city’s allure, a travel photo contest, “Hanoi Capital Welcomes You” has been launched to seek out outstanding works that capture the essence of the Capital and its people, contributing to the ongoing promotion of tourism development in the region.
Chairman of Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee, Pham Tuan Long, highlighted the district’s flourishing night-time economy, featuring diverse activities such as walking spaces in the old quarter, the Hoan Kiem Lake and surrounding areas, Dong Xuan night market, and bustling food streets. He emphasized that these nocturnal activities have become integral cultural highlights in the lives of district residents, fostering excitement and vibrancy in both local communities and businesses.
Conclusion for Hanoi Night Tours 2023
The enchanting Hanoi night tours promise a tapestry of cultural and historical wonders, inviting all to delve into the heart of the capital’s heritage after sunset. The fusion of technology, tradition, and culinary delights makes these tours an integral part of Hanoi’s vibrant night-time economy, offering an immersive and unforgettable journey for all who partake in the experience.