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The Flag Tower, Hue
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A symbolic landmark of Hanoi, view the monumental The Flag Tower as it sits in the center of the city. Built nearly 200 years ago, amble around the towers structures containing its original features. The highlight is being able to climb the towers stairs 33m and bask in the panoramic views of Hanoi. The tower is situated near the Citadel, which makes the area perfect to view more ancient architecture. Work out when and for how long to visit The Flag Tower and other Hue attractions using our handy Hue itinerary maker.
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  • A rather large flag atop a tall flagpole - okay, perhaps that's a little too simplistic a description. But that's pretty much what it is - it's actually quite characteristic of many socialist countrie...  more »
  • Just a flag tower, very average though it's where it's at that is important. The flag a symbol of independence. 
  • We visited this feature of the Citadel while walking from the outer wall to the inner wall just before entering the palace area. it is an impressive structure. Not sure when they added the huge flag p...  more »