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    Stop At: Charming Vietnam Travel, 3 Gia Ngu, Hanoi 000000 Vietnam

    Water puppetry is a traditional art form with distinctive culture identity of Vietnam.

    Tickets are sales by us. Book online with us to confirm your show time in advance. Just make a stop at our office to take your tickets for the show then enjoy your great time with Water Puppet Show for 50 minutes.

    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, myths and historic stages.

    Book your ticket in advance with us, then Exchange the Voucher at our office for the Real Tickets and Program Flyer.

    Duration: 50 minutes

    Stop At: Thang Long Water Puppet Theater, 57B Dinh Tien Hoang - Hoan Kiem - Ha Noi, Hanoi 10000 Vietnam

    Water puppetry "Making puppets dance on water" is a tradition that dates back as far as the 11th century when it originated in the villages of the Red River Delta area of northern Vietnam. Today's Vietnamese water puppetry is a unique variation on the ancient Asian puppet tradition.

    The puppets are made out of wood and then lacquered. The shows are performed in a waist-deep pool. A large bamboo rod supports the puppet under the water and is used by the puppeteers, who are normally hidden behind a screen, to control them. Thus the puppets appear to be moving over the water. When the rice fields would flood, the villagers would entertain each other using this form of puppet play.

    Duration: 50 minutes

    Pass By: Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), Hanoi 100000 Vietnam

    Located at the Hoan Kiem Lake which very convernient for travelers to stop to enjoy the show in the center of Hanoi
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    Departure Point
    1: Charming Vietnam Travel, 03 Phố Gia Ngư, Hàng Bạc, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
    2: Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre, 57B Đinh Tiên Hoàng, Hàng Bạc, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
    Duration
    50m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Program details Flyers in many languages! Help you to understand what is going on the show!
    • REAL TICKETS exchanged from your electronic voucher!
    • Entry/Admission - Charming Vietnam Travel
    • Entry/Admission - Thang Long Water Puppet Theater
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off. Please exchange REAL TICKETS at 03 Gia Ngu, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
    • Other services not described in itinerary
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Your voucher is not the ticket
    • Please exchange your voucher at Exchange Office at 03 Gia Ngu Street before your show at least 30 minute. And then make your way to the Water Puppet Theater to have Official tickets and Program Details 2 minute walk from office). We do not accept the late arrival for real tickets exchange!
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    • Please provide us with your hotel name and address in case of the showtime change or full of booking
    • The theater does not accept an electronic ticket or voucher. Please use the official tickets, exchanged at tour office
    • For the last minute booking. Sometimes the show is Full booked. We would change your show time to the next show.
    • For the shows booked for the private show at Special events. We would change your show to another show time. Please advise us your hotel name and address for contacting in case.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

    My three children (9, 11, 13) all enjoyed the water puppets. Tickets were easy to collect and theatre was not far away for collection agency. Although the show was in Vietnamese we all enjoyed the show. It was very entertaining, colourful and there was good...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Threekidsandamum
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