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Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, Hanoi

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Walk among the remains of Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, an 11th-century fortress and World Heritage Site. Following its construction during the Ly dynasty, it served as the capital of Vietnam. Its excavation took place from 2002 to 2004, revealing evidence of a unique Southeast Asian culture. Tour the site to see its palaces, roads, ponds, underground bunker, and other ruins. The onsite display room exhibits bronze coins, ceramics, pottery, and other excavated artifacts, as well as mockups of the citadel itself. To visit Imperial Citadel of Thang Long on your trip to Hanoi, use our Hanoi itinerary planner.
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  • The Citadel includes the partly reconstructed buildings a beautiful park/garden area as well as a Museum at the entrance, that the history of the Citadel informed.
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  • If there is something that you would rather do, this is the place to skip. Not much to see unless you just want a leisurely walk.  more »
  • 被列入世界遺產的古城,佔地不會太大,參觀的人不多,逛起來非常舒服。如果時間許可的話,這裡是必來的地方。  more »