Free Walking Tour of Hanoi

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Free Tour Hanoi

Every day at 10:00

Republik Backpacker’s Hostel



Hear about Hanoi’s past and imagine its future with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the stunning, eclectic architecture of the Paris of the East, as you wander through the heart of the city center going down Phung Hung Street!

 See key landmarks such as St Joseph’s Cathedral, and Hanoi’s Old Quarter and also learn about the best places to get some genuine and delicious local food.

Enjoy a fun and insightful free walking tour of this historic city from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well-informed about the various places, events, and customs while in town!

What is a Free Tour

Discover Hanoi on a Free City Tour

Discover the Best Free Things to Do in Hanoi with World Free Tours! 🤩 Experience the charm of this bustling Vietnamese city on our exceptional Free Walking Tours tailored for travelers like you. Not only are these tours informative and engaging, but they’re also easy on the wallet.

Embark on a captivating journey through Hanoi’s rich history, vibrant culture, and lively street life. 🛵 Our passionate, local guides share enthralling stories and hidden gems, making your experience truly unforgettable.

Booking is a breeze – reserve your spot online and pay nothing upfront. You decide the value of the tour by tipping the guide at the end based on your satisfaction. 💸

Explore Hanoi’s fascinating corners on a Free Walking Tour and create priceless memories while setting your own price!


Ready to Get the Most out of Hanoi?

Explore the Paris of the East on foot with an expert tour guide during one of our Hanoi Free Amazing Tours.

You’ll get to see all the best spots, from the Dong Xuan Market to Hoan Kiem Lake, and the Temple of the Jade Mountain.

Book the Free Walking Tour of Hanoi and discover all the main landmarks of the city while you try the famous local delicacy: Vietnamese egg coffee!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: 🇬🇧
Duration: 2.5 hours
Meeting Point: See Map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.


What will I see during the tour?
– Phung Hung Street
– The Dong Xuan Market
– Hoan Kiem Lake
– Turtle Tower
– Temple of the Jade Mountain
– Cau The Huc
– Hanoi’s Old Quarter
– Vietnamese egg coffee
– St Joseph’s Cathedral
– and more!

How much should I tip?
If you enjoyed the experience, at the end of the tour you may tip your guide according to your budget and level of satisfaction.

How do I find the guide?
The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point. Try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the starting time as it may not be possible to meet the guide after the tour has already started.

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FAQs 🔎

What will I see during the Free Tour of Hanoi?

During the Free Tour of Hanoi, you will explore the rich history and vibrant culture of this bustling city. Key sights may include the Old Quarter with its narrow streets and traditional architecture, the Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple, the St. Joseph’s Cathedral, and the ancient Temple of Literature. You will experience the lively atmosphere of the Dong Xuan Market and your guide will provide insights into Hanoi’s history, culture, and local life.

How much should I tip my guide?

For free tours, the general principle of tipping is based on your satisfaction with the tour and your budget. A common practice could be in the range of 5 to 20 USD per person, depending on the quality of the tour, the guide’s performance, and your budget. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.

Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.

How do I find the guide?

Head to Republik Backpacker’s Hostel and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Hanoi.

What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Hanoi?

The meeting point is outside Republik Backpacker’s Hostel (14a P. Phùng Hưng, Hàng Mã, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam).

How long does the Free Tour of Hanoi last?

The Free Tour of Hanoi lasts around 2 and a half hours.

Where does the tour end?

The Free Tour of Hanoi finishes by St Joseph’s Cathedral.