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. Plan to see The Flag Tower and other attractions that appeal to you using our Hue day trip planner .
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  • It is the flag tower which stands on the foundation of a large three layers. It was lit up at night and it was different day and night and was dynamic.
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  • Located in front of the main entrance gate for the imperial city, stands a prominent tower built in the early 1800’s, the royals of the time flew a yellow flag, through vietnams turbulent history many...  more »
  • The flag tower is located along the road in front of Hue Palace. If you don't enter the palace, you will not be charged for the entrance to Hue. Not too far
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  • A must take photo! Sunny afternoon is the best time for the photo. Many people exercising/running/kids playing in the evening
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