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Hanoi Free Tour Guides - Private Tours

Hoan Kiem Lake | Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Outstanding tour guides

Rosie and Phuong, my tour guides, were extremely professional and enthusiastic in sharing their... read more

Reviewed today
Jian Cong L
One fine Hanoi day

These lovely tour guides made sure we had fun exploring the city. They always share relevant... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Hanoi Free Tour Guides is a social non-profit organization founded and run by a group of students and ex-students.Hanoi Free Tour Guides is aimed at propagandizing and publicly introducing the images of Vietnam, its country and people to foreigners, promoting cross-cultural communication and building up a bridge for the enhancement of international relations for the betterment of the society.HFTGs' service now is available in English, Chinese, French, Russian, Korean and Japanese. Thanks to its great contributions to the pulbic, HFTGs is now well-known as Hanoi Little Ambassadors.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hoan Kiem Lake | Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed today

Rosie and Phuong, my tour guides, were extremely professional and enthusiastic in sharing their knowledge about the venues and were gregarious and friendly. They were able to tailor the tour to the attractions that we were interested in and gave good recommendations for food places....More

Thank Jian Cong L
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

These lovely tour guides made sure we had fun exploring the city. They always share relevant information along the way. Good job ladies! We will leave Hanoi with beautiful memories and friends too!

Thank dannaroces
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had an amazing time with Linh during my one-on-one tour with her.  I got to visit and learn about the temple of literature, where Linh and I prayed for the success of her final examinations,  go around the old quarter, the Sword Lake and...More

Thank Marga U
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thao was a great guide for my short time in Hanoi. I would certainly have been disoriented and lost without her. She was very flexible and willing to change the itinerary at the last second because I had taken another tour of Hanoi the previous...More

Thank Arlington7
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group comprises of 9 friends had a memorable and sumptuous time with Hang, Quynh and Roise from Hanoi Free Tour Guides. The girls communication prior to our agreed date was top notch and really accommodating by asking us all sort of questions pertaining to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had only a day to experience Hanoi and not being familiar with the city or the language felt that a guided tour was the best approach. We were also keen to learn a bit more than the dry history presented by some of the...More

Thank AndyAsia20
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing service, allowing tourists to connect with local English-language students who act as guides of Hanoi. Cannot recommend it highly enough.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I had a wonderful, day-long experience with our guide, June! As promised, he picked us up at our hotel and took us all over the city. It was very handy having a knowledgable guide for our first day in Vietnam. Not only...More

Thank Stephanie D
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Our guide, June, is a college student interested in sharing his knowledge about Hanoi and Vietnam. The day was outstanding. He arranged various places to go that were in line with what we were most interested in and was very knowledgeable about them all and,...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much to Ahn Nguyen!! My Wife and I had a great time with Ahn!! She was great and showed us a very memorable time!!! We cannot thank her enough for taking the time to show us around Hanoi!! She was very good...More

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ssa1928
June 15, 2018|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website, hanoifreetourguides to setup an appt. It’s a non-profit group run by students. Although, it’s says free, you should at least make a donation (10-20usd) so they can continue to operate.
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Arlington7
May 19, 2018|
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Response from tripadviserHongkong | Reviewed this property |
you can search on goggle go to their website and find an application form . Filled in the form and they will get back to you in a day or two
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rogerio fabiano S
May 13, 2018|
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Response from Juan Carlos G | Reviewed this property |
The have a web site. You can book your tour there
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