What is special while traveling with Yang in one-day Hanoi photography tour ? This full day Hanoi city tour gives you the opportunity to discover the both must seen sites and authentic local activities in the capital of Vietnam !
In early morning visit the wholesales flower market of Hanoi. This is very special market just open from 1 AM to 6 AM everyday for supplying flowers for the whole city. Very busy and exiting place that can create many photo opportunities when you getting there. You also can see many local people, mostly are women on their bicycle with the bamboo basket going to the market for buying flower then they will have the whole day for selling the flowers in the city. The images of local women on their bicycle with colorful flowers on the back are typical character of Hanoi that is also great subjects for your photograph.
Then we will take a walk around Hoan Kiem Lake, where thousands of local people come there for exercise, jogging and Taichi. This is one of the most scenic places in Hanoi and early morning is best time for lighting as well as taking photograph of local people doing their exercise around the lake.
Back to your hotel for breakfast then continue your photography tour in Hanoi. Firstly, we will take the walk to visit Ngoc Ha – very interesting village located right in the central of the city of Hanoi, just like the Oasis. This is great chance to visit the hidden and non touristy local place, that you can take lots of photos of daily life activities of local people. Then you also can be surprise by the relics of the wreckage of B52 in the middle of the village that was shot down from the well-known Christmas Bombing in 1972.
Then we will visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum – the symbol of the country and Presidential Palace, Presidential Garden, his House on Stilts and One Pillar Pagoda. The Ba Dinh Square in front of the Mausoleum as consider such as Red Square of Russia and the photos of the mausoleum can be considered to be the photos of the symbol of Vietnam.
In the afternoon, visit Temple of Literature – the central of culture of Hanoi where you can take the great photos of old architecture as well as great sculpture and scenery of the temple. Back to the center of the city for one hour cyclo trip around Old Quarter of Hanoi. It is great chance for you to discover the daily life activities of local people in the most attractive area of the city. Then we will take the walk around Hanoi Old Quarter – the perfect place for candid and daily life photograph. The Hanoi photo tour will be concluded by the sunset time on Long Bien Bridge – the old bridge was designed and constructed by Eiffel and his company in 1903.