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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“entrance fee” (28 reviews)
“cat ba town” (30 reviews)
“small museum” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Cat Ba 180000, Vietnam
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"entrance fee"
in 28 reviews
"cat ba town"
in 30 reviews
"small museum"
in 7 reviews
"steep walk"
in 4 reviews
"nice walk"
in 9 reviews
"amazing sunset"
in 4 reviews
"military history"
in 5 reviews
"vietnam war"
in 10 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 6 reviews
"walk around"
in 5 reviews
"interesting history"
in 6 reviews
"worth a trip"
in 5 reviews
"interesting place"
in 5 reviews
"view of the bay"
in 4 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"rent a scooter"
in 4 reviews
"lan ha bay"
in 20 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ideas from Cannon Fort is impressive! It is well worth the 40.000VD entry fee. It is breathtaking, I truly suggest brining some snacks and take a seat for a little here. Some other than the views, there are a number of old materials left...More

Thank don v
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Impressive restaurants, beautiful organic scenery, locals favorite, easy to scoot around you can discover over perspective ò Halong bay and cat be as well, or in case your adventure from Catba you're could ride bikes to go to some villages near by will have lots...More

Thank Devin K
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there around 4pm. Drove a bike with a friend but not advisable as the road is so steep. The view on top was fantastic. Was thinking to see loads of historical things but for me it was so fake. Except for the canon. If...More

Thank Leizzl G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not very much to find out from Cannon Fort. Very best views are not on the Cannon Fort itself, but out of the security guy barrack and also viewpoint in which, in theory, you're not permitted to go, but... (this barrack can be...More

Thank adeline s
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked from the city to the best took roughly 20 30mins nice easy climb on tar road created for a simple hike. Entry payment is 60,000 VD really worth it. The perspective points above the city, bays as well as country sides have been...More

Thank Vanda A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply going for a motor scooter uphill on the Cannon fort, effectively maintained area. The primary appeal would be the breathtaking views also the little island within the Halong Bay area, strolling from a single viewpoint on the additional Bottle water bundled in the ticket.

Thank Valida I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An overgrown classic fort, which is intriguing to use a look around. No transport offered whenever we visited so a good deal of a stroll up. In case you've a motorcycle you are able to drive up. Worth a trip though on the way out...More

Thank Morin B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Folks told us there was no chance to get there by simply walking, we will that are quite idle, it's quite simple to reach the fort and attempt to make it to watch the sunset, it's well worth it, be sure that you've cash since...More

Thank Delort F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth it just for the view. Not that much to see in terms of the exhibits themselves but a nice drive up the hill nevertheless

Thank LaraManig
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views coming from the fort are perfectly amazing and certainly well worth the climb and entrance fee alone. There is not much information about and so a small amount of prior research is going to help but armed with that it's an interesting place....More

1  Thank Mallissa D
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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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