(HNMO) – From February 25th, international journalists at the second DPRK – USA summit in Hanoi can travel by Hanoi city tour buses for free.
|Hanoi city tour bus.
According to Mr. Nguyen Tung Anh, Director of Yen Vien bus unit under Hanoi Transportation Company, international journalists who own press cards at the second DPRK – USA summit will get free tickets to travel by double-decker buses for sightseeing from February 25th to March, 3rd.
During that time, the buses arrive every 15 minutes, instead of 30 minutes before that. The bus line will have a new bus stop at Việt Xô Friendship Labour Cultural Palace besides its daily routine: Hanoi Opera House –Trang Tien – Ngo Quyen - Ly Thuong Kiet – Quang Trung – Trang Thi – Dien Bien Phu – Hoang Van Thu – Hung Vuong – Thanh Nien – Yen Phu – Thanh Nien – Hung Vuong – Phan Dinh Phung – Hoang Dieu – Le Hong Phong – Hung Vuong – Nguyen Thai Hoc - The Temple of Literature (Quoc Tu Giam Street) – Ton Duc Thang – Nguyen Thai Hoc – Cua Nam – Phan Boi Chau – Ly Thuong Kiet – Phan Chu Trinh – Hai Ba Trung – Le Thanh Tong - Hanoi Opera House.
Not only free Hanoi tours, international journalists at the second DPRK – USA summit also have opportunities to get free tours to Vietnam’s famous attractions like Ha Long, Ninh Binh. According to Mr. Ha Van Sieu, Deputy Director General of Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism, international journalists who own press cards at the summit can register for free tours at International Media Center (IMC).
Hanoi City tour Hop on – Hop off is a flexible and convenient tour which combines transportation and sightseeing. The double-decker buses have 13 stops going through more than 20 famous attractions, such as Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square , Hoan Kiem Lake, St. Joseph’s Cathedral, The Flag Tower of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc Pagoda, Cua Bac Church, The Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, The Temple of Literature, Hoa Lo Prison Relic, Museum of Vietnamese Women, Hanoi Opera House, Hanoi Post Office, allowing travelers to explore and experience the city in their own way.