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Reviewed 8 August 2019

Awesome place to learn about Vietnam’s history and culture highly recommended anyone visiting Hue to come here and spend some time

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gazzags
Reviewed 7 July 2019

The flag and rampart look majestic from across the Perfume River, but once inside the citadel and you see the backside, it’s ok. Good for pictures, but you can’t climb the ramparts. Easiest to take photos when entering the Imperial City for a walking tour,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Traveler O
Reviewed 18 May 2019

You can see the flag tower from the perfume river ,very impressive , when you walking on the outskirts of the city walls ,,it looks well preserved

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank joey023
Reviewed 7 May 2019

Once you are at the Imperial City you cannot miss seeing the Huge Flag, which looks really nice and provides an interesting element to the Imperial City.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 May 2019

We saw it the first on a perfume River cruise to the Thien Mu Pogoda. Then again when we visited the Citadel. It is the largest flagpole in Viet Nam, 120 feet. Originally erected in 1807, destroyed by a typhoon in 1904 , rebuilt to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank rschagrin
Reviewed 19 April 2019 via mobile

A huge and impressive structure that would give second thoughts to an invading force. I took some time before and after my Imperial City visit to marvel at the Flag Tower. As others have noted, a shame that the interior of the Flag Tower has...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 874AndrewE
Reviewed 15 April 2019

The Flag Tower is the only structure you can see from the river and is a daunting size. Not sure why but it is locked up and tourists seem to totally avoid it so it sits there alone and formidable. I enjoyed exploring it up...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chuckymustdie
Reviewed 11 April 2019

Presides over Hue. Great presence. Huge flag of Vietnam. It's quickly recognised an route to the Citadel.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 1 April 2019

Much bigger than you think, located at the citadel so you get to see all of this at the one location. Interesting history throughout the whole region.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Located in front of the main entrance gate for the imperial city, stands a prominent tower built in the early 1800’s, the royals of the time flew a yellow flag, through vietnams turbulent history many flags have flown from the mast, adds to the beauty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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