Day 2 - 3
After breakfast, you will begin the day by exploring the capital, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, where the remains of the national hero, the father of the nation rest, and his former residence. Then you will visit the one-Pillar Pagoda, a historic Buddhist temple, built of wood on a single stone pillar, and Tran Quoc Pagoda, regarded as the most ancient pagoda of the city built in the 6th century and a cultural symbol of Vietnamese.
Then you will visit Ngoc Son Temple, which is beautifully situated on Hoan Kiem Lake, and which is reached by a charming wooden bridge.
Later you will enjoy lunch at "Ly Club" restaurant.
In the afternoon, you will visit the Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. Then, you will be transferred to the Museum of Ethnology, which focuses on the 54 officially recognized ethnic groups in Vietnam. You will the continue the sightseeing by visiting the Museum of Vietnamese Women, which has an impressive collection of propaganda posters as well as beautiful traditional ethnic ornaments.
In the late afternoon, you will enjoy a private water puppet show by local artists and discover the beauty of this unique Vietnamese traditional art.
Accommodation: Le Sofitel Legend Metropole