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Water Puppet Entrance Tickets with Hanoi Hotel Ticket Delivery
"Water puppetry is a traditional art form with distinctive culture identity of Vietnam. It came into existence developed and diversified over a thousand years ago in the Red River Delta. Thanks to unique performances on the water this puppetry art is famous and highly appreciated all over the world. In early days water puppetry showed the daily life of villagers such as farming fishing romance and children playing. Now the topics of the plays are also picked from ancient legends
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Hanoi Cyclo City Tour Including Water Puppet Show and Hotel Pickup
"Start with a 1-hour cyclo trip from your hotel to see Hanoi's highlights. Your cyclo a ""bicycle taxi"" pedaled by a driver behind you gives you an unobstructed view perfect for snapping photos during your tour. You'll proceed to the Hanoi Opera House in the French Quarter located in central Hanoi and erected by the French colonial administration between 1901 and 1911. Just a few steps away is the Legendary Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Hotel the Grand Dame of Southeast Asia
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Water Puppet Show and Old Quarter Walking Tour of Hanoi
"Your ticket comes with a brief guided orientation prior to Check in your seat about 15 minutes.A tour representative will deliver your Water Puppet ticket to your hotel and provide you with an information sheet to enhance your experience once you waiting times are notoriously long.After the show Tour guide would wait you at the Exit Gate of The Theatre to take you around Old Quarter of Hanoi to see and understand the real life of Local people and Hanoian people. Without walking tasting smelling hearing seeing Old Quarter of Hanoi means you have not been to Hanoi.The expert tour guide would show you how Old Quarter of Hanoi was formed
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Hanoi III - water puppet theatre.

An interesting evening watching the water puppets. These are worked by people actually in the water themselves, from behind a backdrop. The plays are based on different themes such as village life,...
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Aug 03, 2007

A must see!

It was a pretty entertaining show. You can take photos (no one cares).Daily performances: 1600, 1715, 1830, 2000 and 2115Duration: 1 hourPrice: 1st class (VND 40,000), 2nd class (VND 20,000). There's...
Jul 04, 2007

Water Puppets!

Water puppet shows are a traditional Vietnamese attraction. Even though I'd probably never attend a puppet show at home I enjoyed watching the water puppets. The show is actually entertaining and a...
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May 30, 2007

water puppetry at the Water Puppet Theatre

This type of puppetry can only be found in Vietnam. It's said that the skill (creation of water puppets and puppetry) is being passed on from one generation to another and only a few are adept at...
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May 26, 2007

Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre

We didn't really know what to expect from the Water Puppet Show! Basically it's like a standard puppet show but the puppets hover over a big tank/trough of water, and the puppeteers get wet feet! It...
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Apr 30, 2007

Water puppets

Certainly, it’s something different to do, but a lot of fun. Basically, its puppets and they are in the water. There is a live band accompanying the show with traditional music, so that's an added...
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Feb 13, 2007

Surprisingly Entertaining!

At first, I wasn't really enthusiastic about seeing the Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre. Just went here out of curiosity because all the travel guide books and websites recommend this as a must see....
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Jan 27, 2007

Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre

A fabulous show staged with exciting, live music and astonishing virtuosity of the puppeteers makes the Water Puppet Show very entertaining.Take the first-class ticket at 40,000d (second-class goes...
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Jan 23, 2007

Tales of rural Vietnamese life and of a legend.

I, like many people had read of the Water Puppet Theatre before arriving in Hanoi. It was one of those things which you just had to go and experience for yourself. There are three shows daily; one in...
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Jan 21, 2007

Watch the Thang Long Water Puppet Show

The water puppet show is one of the must see in Hanoi, and tickets esp on night shows are sold out fast... For night show if you prefer on the front rows, it cost 40,000 dong and mid / back rows it...
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Nov 04, 2006

Paying extra for camera or video?

Basically, although it was necessary to pay more, we decided to just bring the camera in without paying - by just putting it in our bags.So when everyone starts to take pictures of the performance, we...
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Oct 28, 2006

Water Puppet Theatre

A unique Vietnam performance and definitely worth taking time out for. The troupe has performed all over the world. There's not much difference between the 1st and 2nd class tickets except for the...
Oct 21, 2006
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Indochina Junk

Indochina Junk ran our tour to and of Ha Long Bay. We took the Dragon Legend tour, which is one night. It began with pick up from our hotel (also arranged by IJ) in a luxury van at 7.30am - we were...
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Ancient House

The Hanoi Ancient House or Heritage House as the sign states above the door can be found at 87 Ma May Street in the Old Quarter. It was constructed in the late 20th century and is typical of the type...
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Hang Quat Street

Hang Quat Street used to be the street where the shops sold fans, but nowadays there are many shops that sell items for worshiping such as colorful Buddhist flags, statues, lamps and wooden shrines. ...
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To Tich Street

To Tich Street is less than 100 m long and the name means fibre mat street but there appears to be no record of fibre mats being sold here. Nowadays it is a popular street for young people to frequent...
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City View Cafe

Having visited Hanoi 5 times,i generally like to visit City view Cafe on the 5th floor over looking Hoan Kiem Lake with a nice Bia Hoi. Sadly over the years i feel the standard of service has gone...
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Nhan Noi Linh Tu

We stumbled across this little temple (Nahn Noi Linh Tu) where Hang Ga meets Bat Dan Street, but unfortunately we could not gain access. I believe it contains a Shinto shrine, but outside there were...
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