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15 Dec 2017
“At this time dangerous because of works going on”
26 Nov 2017
“Off the beaten Path ...”
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373 Bui Th_ Xuan | Phường Thuỷ Biều, Tp., Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Nothing much left, except arena walls in disrepair. It seems to be under reconstruction, but there really is nothing to see. Not worth visiting! The Elephant/Tiger fights were rigged so the elephants, symbol of the Emperor, would win. Afterwards, they were sacrificied and buried at...More

1  Thank ginsengNewYork
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We went to see this but it was all locked up being restored. I hope it is made authentic when they fix it and doesn’t detract from the authenticity of it.

Thank benjamin h
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Tiger arena is a place where tiger and elephant fighting, elephant represent the good and tiger represent evil. Elephant is always win somehow. The building is repairing so it is not allowed to sightseeing.

Thank QuangS18
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We visited it orbrather just had a peek at it. Currently it seems to be under reconstruction nand proved to be hazerdous, avoid forbthebtime being

1  Thank Peter V
Reviewed 26 November 2017

You have to be really interested in it to find it, as it’s a way off the beaten path. Some maintenance work in progress impedes a full viewing - but where else can visit a Tigers vs Elephants coliseum? Enjoy.

1  Thank David B L
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We tried to go but didn’t appear to be open and some people were working on repairing it. Group of locals stared us down until we left!

1  Thank 714elliots
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Traveled here with a Vietnamese friend by motorbike so it was not a problem finding it. The place is under repair so we were not allowed to go either inside or climb on top. In fact, a security guard kind of kept an eye on...More

Thank scottofhawaii
Reviewed 20 July 2017

getting there is good village roads. not a well maintained, as in other reviews, would have been good to get the keys. out side ,good brick work, dont climb the steps, they move a little. to understand what happened here makes u realize the ancient...More

1  Thank ausiebob
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to raise awareness from Prince Williams ' Unite for Wildlife'. Every 2 years Hue has International Culture Festival. This is the best time to organize tennis tournament inside Tiger Arena with flexible surface : grass, clay, hard courts.

2  Thank Tong C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We took a taxi to the tiger fighting arena as this was an attraction that I really wanted to visit as it was unlike anything else that we were doing in Vietnam. the attraction is all locked up but we were lucky enough to arrive...More

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