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Nicely restored and good for exploring

Great place to spend time exploring. Everything was well restored but we liked most walking around... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Michael K
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Really nice place and fun war history but so much trash everywhere drags this place down a bit but... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Jimmy S
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444 Alley, Tran Phu Street, Ward 5, Vung Tau, Vietnam
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Great place to spend time exploring. Everything was well restored but we liked most walking around following the old stone trails and finding the unrestored places like the old pillbox down the hill where a look out and a spotter(s) perhaps giving coordinates for gunners...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Really nice place and fun war history but so much trash everywhere drags this place down a bit but still a must in vung tau

Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 5 October 2017

...and I don't mean just the well restored artillery pieces and maintained grounds. I mean there were a lot of people here enjoying the afternoon: families with children running around, groups of young people playing guitar and singing; people just enjoying their friends and family...More

Thank scottofhawaii
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Interesting area with the large guns still in position on the Large hill where they once protected the shores of Vung Tau

Thank Jonnysinger
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Outside of being one of my favorite places to visit in all of Vung Tau, this place holds significant historic value. There are a few other more hidden sites that I could show you around Vung Tau and a few outlying districts of the province....More

Thank Jungle J
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If in Vung Tau, RENT A MOTORCYCLE! Its cheap and will make visiting this location possible. If you're wondering why and how the remaining guns are in such good condition compared with the other guns around Vung Tau, it is because Robert Taylor (must see...More

Thank Jedidiah W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Located at the top of the hill and provides perfect views of the sea, ports and parts of the city. Accessed from hem 444 about 1.5km from the main road.

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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Took a motor bike ride up here, what a surprise it was a look back at history of the defence of the river system a century ago. Site is very neat and tidy - drive past little coffee shop 150meters to walk down to the...More

Thank tosorogc
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The old ground to sea cannon station on the top of Big Mountain in Vung Tau, Vietnam. It was built in late of 19 century and completed in 1905 by the French and Vietnamese labourers. In WWII the Japanese created an under ground storage to...More

Thank ThuanL39
Reviewed 25 September 2016

this is history itself,six large guns with well built surrounds ,much has gone and much taken off guns ,so they are bare of sighting and elevation gears, just bare guns.

Thank Phillip K
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