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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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  • Definitely the biggest flag of Vietnam I have ever seen and an imposing way in to the Imperial city. There are lot of gardens and trees around where Vietnamese come to take selfies. Makes for a good s...  more »
  • it is near the entrances of the citadel and you can see it from almost everywhere in the city.It is bear the noon gate the is on an imperial wall.  more »
  • Vietnamese people are very proud of their history and will remind you of it where ever you go. Patriotic place and you cannot miss it if you are going to the citadel.  more »