Enjoy a cultural experience with music, dance and acrobatics that showcases the rich culture and traditions of the country of Vietnam. The incredible outdoor performance which has been going on do the past 10 years is your chance to learn about the history of Vietnam. Don't wait, book your tickets with Thrillark now!

Key Highlights

  • Cultural experience with over ten years of staging and performing.
  • Perfomed entirely over water by over 250 artists.
  • A must see for every visitor to Hanoi, the show is recognised as Vietnam's first genuine stage.
  • A one of a kind experience with a fusion of modernity and tradition.
  • Watch the soul of the Red River Delta region come to life.

About The Quintessence of Tonkin Show Ticket in Hanoi

If you are visiting the city and is on a search for the best things to do in Hanoi, The Quintessence of Tonkin show should be one of your top choices.  It showcases the rich heritage, culture and traditions of the country of Vietnam with music, dance and acrobatics.

An outdoor spectacle that has been going on for over ten years, The Quintessence of Tonkin show is performed entirely over a water stage by over 250 artists. The show aims to showcase the highlights of  Red River Delta Region of Vietnam using stunning water puppetry, and amazing music and performances.

The show tells the story of the founding of the Thay Pagoda, by the monk Tu Dao Hanh. This merges six different aspects of the culture - Poetry, Buddhism, Nostalgia, Music and Painting, Joy and Festivities. 

The opening scenes of the show is inspired by the poetry of Nguyen Khuyen, Tat Nuoc Dau Dinh, a folk song, and the lullaby of Tonkin. It also focuses on the story of the monk who founded the Thay Pagoda, Tu Daon Hanh. He was the one who taught the locals the art of water puppetry. The inspiration of the poet Ho Xuan Huong can also be seen during the show. The show concludes with a representation of the people's religious beliefs and festivities across time.

With over 250 artists and beautiful performances, the show will leave a lasting mark and be one of the best memories you had in the country of Vietnam.

Inclusions

  • Admission to The Quintessence of Tonkin Show in Hanoi.
  • Round-trip transfer service (if specified in ticket)

Exclusions

  • Souvenir photos.
  • Any personal expenses.
  • Food & drinks. 

Insiders' Tips

Shows can sell out, especially during peak season. Book your tickets as early as possible to secure your preferred seats. The show is close to other Hanoi attractions like Hoan Kiem Lake. Consider planning a full day itinerary.

Additional Information

  • Children under 10 years old is not recommended to join this show.
  • Children under a height of 1.3 m incur a 50% fee, children of height 1.3 m and above are charged the full adult ticket price.
  • 2-way transportation available to a pickup point: Grand Plaza Hotel, 117 Tran Duy Hung, Cau Giay, Ha Noi (departs at 17:00 every Saturdays)

Cancellation Policy

Cancellable and Refundable

The Quintessence of Tonkin Show Ticket in Hanoi Frequently Asked Questions

What days and times does the show run?
The Quintessence of Tonkin Show takes place every Saturday from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM.
Are there transfers included in the ticket price?
It depends on the ticket you choose. Some ticket options include round-trip transfer service from your hotel to the venue and back. Be sure to check the ticket description carefully.
How much does a ticket cost for my child?
Children under 1.3m tall receive a 50% discount on the standard ticket price. Children taller than 1.3m pay the full adult price.
My child is younger than 10. Can they attend the show?
It's not recommended for children under 10 to attend the show. The content and length of the performance might not be suitable for their age group.
How long is the show?
The show runs for approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Ratings & Reviews

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Renata Ploska
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Travelled March 2023

Quick and efficient, as usual. Thank you.

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Péterffy-Baricska Emese
5
Travelled March 2023

Correct price, fast confirmation.

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Jose
5
Travelled March 2023

Good discount and very easy purchase

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Ursula Mansson
5
Travelled March 2023

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Renata Ploska
5
Travelled March 2023

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The Quintessence of Tonkin Show Ticket in Hanoi

USD 16.62

Insiders’ Tips

Shows can sell out, especially during peak season. Book your tickets as early as possible to secure your preferred seats. The show is close to other Hanoi attractions like Hoan Kiem Lake. Consider planning a full day itinerary.

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