The Noon Gate (Cua Ngo Mon), Hue

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Imagine the royal ceremonies that took place in the imperial city by visiting The Noon Gate (Cua Ngo Mon). The gate dates back to 1833, and reflects Nguyen architectural style. The gate suffered damages during the wars and underwent restauration. Visit its two levels, where the upper resembles a palace, and enjoy the view the emperors once had. The beautiful yellow glazed tiles on the roof will amaze you with their bold color, and you will see many animal figures and flowers adorning the facade as a protection from the evil. To visit The Noon Gate (Cua Ngo Mon) and other attractions in Hue, use our Hue visit planner.
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  • Coming from Thien Mu Pagoda the door closer is definitely Cua Ngo Mon. In practice is the main gate, also known as the "door of noon." Surrounded by a moat, it goes through a bridge, impossible to Miss visiting the forbidden city.
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  • The atmosphere in the evening at the fortress, the air is not hot by this gate is very beautiful. When the illumination at night. Is displayed, change the guard at the door with. The night can also visited Wang at the inside.
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  • I went to 7/2017. It is a magnificent gate built and modelled on the forbidden city in Beijing, entrances. This gate, and go to the Royal Palace. In Chinese-style buildings in the Palace Gate 5 is very good. Tourists are all has a photo taken in front of this gate.
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