The cuisine is an important part of every trip. Tasting local dishes is definitely an exciting experience for the first thing to do. Strange foods, roadside shops, street vendors, old restaurant, strange mouths and stories about a dish. All are fascinating and it is a day of wandering with Hanoi Street Food Tour.
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We start our walking tour at Hanoi’s largest covered market, Dong Xuan. Along the perimeter of the market, dozens of street hawkers sell a staggering variety of produce from live seafood to exotic fruits and spices. Your expert English-speaking local guide will give you an insight into the intricacies and traditions of Vietnamese food culture including details on ingredients and historical backgrounds of popular northern dishes. Walking through the maze of bustling streets that make up Hanoi’s Old Quarter, we tempt our tastebuds with the famed Hanoi dish Banh Cuon at a local eatery. Watch in awe as the skilled chefs demonstrate for you how this tasty dish is put together. Continuing into the atmospheric heart of the Old Quarter, we wander past street stalls and quiet residential lanes where you can observe local life that has changed little since Hanoi was founded over 1000 years ago. Our next stop is Banh My 25 shop “French Baguette”, a little food stall with a few typical tiny Vietnamese chairs on the sidewalk where we enjoy the delicious and fresh baguettes while observing the neighbourhood. Continue to other food stalls in Hang Bo and Ho Hoan Kiem Street where we try some dishes such Che “Vietnamese style pudding”. It’s then time for dessert as we venture down a small alley to join in the local tradition of feasting on fresh fruit served in a cup and smothered with crushed iced – this speciality is one not to be missed! And the last highlight on this trip is egg coffee. A unique coffee made by coffee and egg. You will be attracted by the taste of the coffee.
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If you are vegetarian, pls contact us at info@vietnamamazingtours to make some changes for this tour.
If you allergic anything, pls confirm all before tour departure.