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The Flag Tower, Hue

#9 of 30 in Historic Sites in Hue
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Landmark
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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  • Right in front of the "Imperial Citadel", a huge Vietnam's flag flies over Huê and its "Perfume River"! This is "The Flag Tower", a witness of Vietnam's recent history. The tower was originally built....  more »
  • I’d seen this before, but this afternoon is was largely deserted except for a young girl flying a kite. But there is something great about the history and seeing the huge Vietnam flag flying proudly.  more »
  • A must take photo! Sunny afternoon is the best time for the photo. Many people exercising/running/kids playing in the evening
  • It’s wonderful there

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