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Imperial City, Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is nice place, nice air :), you can go there to do sight seeing. Hue people is friendly, this is a safe city so that you don't need to be worried about rob or something like that. when u come there you can get...More

Thank F9426JSnguyenh
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is the focal point of the Citadel. It was a focal point of all the fighting in the Tet offensive, changing hands many times. Really should just be included in any review of the Citadel itself

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

This tower that hoists the Vietnamese flag can be seen from miles around. From there it really shows its significance, but in reality it is the adjacent Imperial Citadel with the Forbidden Purple City that steals the show. OK, the flag tower has initial prominence...More

Thank KPR1955
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

In the complex of royal buildings Flag tower of Hue is a massive monument where Vietnamese national flag is on top. From this tower we probably can have a sweeping view of the last capital Hue.

Thank levantam0906
Reviewed 12 July 2018

the flag tower stands proud with the big flag hoisted and can be seen from afar. at night, it is lit with different colours.

Thank waget
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Flag towers had historic value in old times to tell the public about special events inside or to indicate if the ruler was present, but today it is just another place to hand the communist flag. Part of the huge and interesting site, however.

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 4 June 2018

walk to and the sights of the imperial city and citadel are so amazing. I walked for hours yesterday with my camera. Just an amazing place.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Very beautiful and well restored! It is quite impressive and beautiful viewed from either side, and the guns look great!

Thank Pedro R
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The Hue Citadel Flag Tower was constructed in 1807 during Emperor Gia Long’s reigned. It is the tallest flag pole in Vietnam. Standing on three platforms at Imperial Citadel Ngo Mon Square in front of Ngo Mon (Noon Gate). The first platform was 5.60m, second...More

Thank KianHian L
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The Flag Tower is a across Imperial City Complex in Hue. Vietnam flag beautifully presents the idea of socialism with colours and design. The flag is waving the old capital like a guardian from the tower. However you should not expect more than what you...More

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