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Informative with a pleasant, intelligent guide

Had a wonderful time walking the streets of Hanoi with Thuy An. I had already seen a couple of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gavin H
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Huntington Beach, California
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Absolutely Amazing

I enjoyed two tours on two separate days. Day one was the food tour with Andy and day two was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Uberflynina
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Hanoi Free Local Tours (HFLT), a non-profit organization, is established to bring tourists and locals together. Therefore, Tourists can truly explore our culture, custom, history and local people have the opportunity of reaching their full potential . Tourists coming to Vietnam will have the chance to talk, make friends with locals so you could have a deep understanding of our country.
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hanoi 100000, Vietnam

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time walking the streets of Hanoi with Thuy An. I had already seen a couple of the places she wanted to take me, so she let me customize the tour. Very nice and easy to talk to. And of course, the egg...More

Thank Gavin H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed two tours on two separate days. Day one was the food tour with Andy and day two was the Old Quarters tour with Lieu. Both tours were informative, fun, and included great local foods. I enjoyed every minute and am enticed to visit...More

Thank Uberflynina
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My tour to Halong Bay was cancelled due to bad weather there, and I had no back up plan. At about 11:30 AM, I called Hanoi Free Local Tours, and they were able to arrange two tour guides for my son and me for 2:30...More

Thank oak2wn
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with Thao on our walking tour. She was very knowledgeable and we learnt a lot. She also took us to some great local spots for egg coffee and noodle soup which were fantastic. The 200,000vnd per person was a bit...More

Thank TaylaRitchie
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i truely enjoy this city tour with may lovely girl. she tell n show us arround city n old quarter and help us bargain for the clothes n fruit n show us the address that we need. Bring us to the first egg coffee shop,...More

Thank Suan L
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anh was very friendly, hilarious and attentive! My friend and I had a great time with Anh (Phuong Anh from Nc123), we tried many good street food/hidden places in Hanoi with Anh. This is probably the best way to try taste real local food in...More

Thank Kate C
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of 4 who organised this tour at very short notice with Hanoi Free Local Tours as our tour with another organisation had been cancelled. We had great communication via WhatsApp with a company rep who made some recommendations and organised our...More

Thank elinorscarlett
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start by saying that I have lived in Hanoi for 2 years and have done a lot of walking tours. I have been very impressed by the student-run initiative of Hanoi’s Free Walking Tours and the personal touch the guides add through their...More

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Ad_LocalTours, Người quản lý at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, We did not provide you (People in Hanoi) our tours. You are living in Hanoi and you gave us this one. Many thanks

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour with super friendly Andy! It is definitely worth spending time into Hanoi with a local guide to get to know and taste food specialties with some explanations! Andy is definitely eager to bridge some nice contact and make visitors have a great food...More

Thank Christophedufour
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With all tours the guide is the key, 'Ha' was great, she was warm and enthusiastic in her welcome and her engagement throughout the walking tour. I did the 'full city tour' and we continued on throughout the day enjoying Ha's company and knowledge of...More

Thank Jatinder M
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Ad_LocalTours, General Manager at Hanoi Free Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As a member of Hanoi Free Local Tours I would love to express my sincere thanks to you for giving us an exellent review. We will do our best to bring better free local tours to both foreigners and vietnamese wanting to learn more about...More

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shaunosullivan111
14 March 2018|
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Response from Ad_LocalTours | Property representative |
Hi, In order to develop the organization like training programs, website development, for tour directors we would like to expect several usd/person/tour. (Including tip for the guide) just in case you are happy with the... More
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JinLong T
4 October 2017|
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Hi, Thank you for being interested in our free tours. Please book our tour again on our official website. We will make sure that you will get the confirmation email soon. We offer several types of tours that meet... More
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21 September 2017|
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In my review I explained that there is an acceptable amount, in our case she would only accept half of what I offered. It was very nice to be in a society/culture to whom tips were slightly distasteful, the money we gave she... More
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