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The place originally was used as the Fort in the wartime. You can enjoy the stunning view on the top of the mountain
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Cat Ba 180000, Vietnam
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All reviews entrance fee cat ba town small museum steep walk nice walk interesting history military history mountain goats vietnam war views are amazing worth a visit vantage point walk around take pictures view of the bay dong per person rent a scooter
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is amazing! You have such a nice view to the coastline. The entrance fee is 40.000 dong. It' s really romantic specially during sunset time.

Thank Tereza B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can track up the hill to the Canon Fort, 2.5km from the centre of Cat Ba town or you may rent a bike for 4USD. Best to reach here around 5pm, to enjoy the breath taking view of the sun set.

Thank Francis Y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I really like the place. You get a great view over the coast and the ocean. But your not the only one ;) make sure you be there latest time maybe 45 minutes before sunset and if you go by bike, leave it at the...More

Thank Tullipilli
Reviewed 6 days ago

Among the highlights at cat ba. A little expensive at 60000D, but we will worth it I think. The view is exceptional on a good working day, harbour, islands, mountains and coastline. The past, essentially about the males that manned the guns right here, may...More

Thank david v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, sunset is the best time of the day and apparently everybody is aware of that. But the view is totally worth it, already on the way up!Hint: go by scooter. We had bikes, which was great going down but not too great going up,...More

1  Thank 300trina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just five minutes drive set up the hill in the middle of Cat Ba town, there's this gorgeous and laid back site with an incredible, breathtaking view across the bay on one side and also the great jungle location on the opposite side. Best time...More

Thank Abbye K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled from Cat Ba city and also found the views to be impressive! Surrounded by lime cost, personal shorelines in addition to floating eateries the 40,000 band entry fee is absolutely well worth it! We also ceased for a beer in the cafe at...More

Thank Red P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all know it’s monopoly moneyvisiting, but as a matter of principle it is a complete ripoff if you visit. Entrance fee paid, you scooter all the way to the top just to be confronted/exploited once more for an additional fee... Don’t bother... 100m from...More

Thank ojstander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The following views are spectacular!! The friend of mine and I rented scooters to visit here, in case you do not wish to drive, get a cab, or maybe motorcycle taxi, it is a fantastic spot to shop around at the existing fort for those...More

1  Thank Anastasie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good hike/incline walk up to cannon fort. There is a bar/restaurant up the top to relax. Great walk through of war relics and remnants.

1  Thank MartyJS4
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Lê Phạm L
December 23, 2016|
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Response from Enza G | Reviewed this property |
They were amazing. We had a private tour for our family of 7 people. The crew provided a light fruit platter & water. The boat was clean and had that lovely junk boat quality. The ferry from the main land was serviceable... More
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Yrsa T
November 6, 2015|
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Response from Enza G | Reviewed this property |
Would recommend in daylight hours. Country roads are narrow and winding and no street lights.
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