The Flag Tower, Hue

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#11 of 18 in Historic Sites in Hue
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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  • Like other, with the same title, this "Flag Tower" Valley by the ancient architecture, which is fantastic.
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  • From the citadel is this stronghold to behold. It seems to have a 21 meter thick wall and has withstood the war apparently.
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  • Nothing special at all. This reminds every visitor that we are in a communist country with all its advantages and disadvantages.  more »

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