It is not worth a visit. We paid 50NT to enter. It is a very small courtyard. You go around the courtyard. In the centre is a temple. There's a small cafe within the courtyard. The place is very run down. I think the place...More
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I went as I rarely skip any place which is historically significant. Advice: wait for the local tour guides there to guide you through the fort, they tell interesting stories!
Located in the city of Tainan, can be reached from Tainan train station by bus no. 88 or 99. Admission fee of NTD50- required. Nothing much except to see the old tower built during the Dutch colony in Tainan. Some parts have been refurbished and...More
To me, this is very average. Seems more like a nice neighbourhood park that you'll do your evening strolls in. The tower is ordinary. There are some old guns around the building like many forts do. Just another check box in the travel itinerary
Here are many cultural and historic attractions in the center of Tainan City, but this is one of the more beautiful, photogenic sites for visitors. You will learn about the Dutch history of Fort Provintia, and the rule of Koxinga, who later took over the...More
Visit this fort will allow you to understand the history of Tainan and Koxinga's encounters with the Dutch. Although not much of the original fort remains, it is worth a visit to see the physical manifestations of the different eras in Tainan's history. If you...More
I visited Chihkan Tower as the sun was setting and it was beautiful. It was a nice, relatively quiet place to visit at that time too.