French Quarter Private Walking Tour (half day)

French Quarter Private Walking Tour (half day)

DetailsThis free Hanoi French Quarter walking tour will help you to discover  the charm of this imprinted French architecture area. 

Tour information:

  • Tour code: T88HNF02
  • Tour duration: Half day 
  • Group size: From 01 pax
  • Tour type: Free & easy private tour
  • Availabe language: English
  • Destinations: Saint Joseph Cathedral, Hoan Kiem Lake (Hoa Phong Tower, Turtle Tower, Pen Tower, The Huc Bridge, Ngoc Son Temple), the State Bank of Vietnam, Government Guesthouse, Sofitel Metropole Legend Hotel, Opera House, Ice cream street, Book street.


If you are interest in free group tours in Hanoi, please visit Hanoi Free Day Tours

If you are interest in free private tours in Ho Chi Minh city, please visit Saigon Free Day Tours



We can start the tour at 9:00 AM or 2:00 PM depending on your booking.

Our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel then start the walking tour to discover the charm of French Quarter and learn more about the history of Vietnam.

Our guide will lead you to the Big Church of Hanoi, then move to the west of Hoan Kiem Lake. Walking along Le Thach Street, the end of the street stands the State Bank of Vietnam building. Turn right onto Ngo Quyen street and the Government Guesthouse, previously the Building of the Governor of Tonkin (North Vietnam) and the Government Building of Vietnam, is on the right. Ly Thai To statue and a small park lie opposite and here you will usually find a number of cyclo drivers vying for business. Hop on if you’re not in a walking mood.

Next to the park is the famous Sofitel Metropole Legend Hotel – one of three more than 100 year-old five stars hotel in Asia, built in 1901. Optional to have a drink at Metropole or The Press Club (Ly Dao Thanh str). Next place is the Hanoi Opera House (small version of Garnier Opera House in Paris) and August Revolution Square. The Opera House serves concerts and plays from national to international at reasonable prices, so you can consider to buy tickets here. So many local coffee shops are around here, so you can stop for a break to enjoy. The most famous ice cream outlet in Hanoi is served in Trang Tien street.

Tour ends around 12:00 PM (for the morning tour) or 5:00 PM (for the afternoon tour).

Note: Student guide requires no charges! Guests should be nice to cover all fees for guide!



  • Tour guide (available with English speaking local student)



  • Transfer fees (if any)
  • Entrance fees (if any)
  • personal expenses (foods, drinks, tips).


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