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A large, brackish, coastal lagoon, about 20 km long and up to three km wide. The lagoon extends in a northwest-southeast direction parallel to the coast, and is separated from the sea by a sandy ridge formed by coastal deposition. The northern end of the lagoon is the mouth of O Loan River; both the river and the lagoon open into the sea at the Thuan An and Tu Hien channels.

It is not so beautiful and well-known as Mount Ngu. However, as it is called, Vong Canh Hill is a place where tourists can enjoy the lovely panorama of Hue especially the Kings Nguyen’s tombs.

With its gradually slopping, white sand beach, the average depth of less than 1m and the average temperature in the bathing season of 25?C, Lang Co is an ideal beach for tourists.

Hue Citadel is situated on the Northern bank of the Perfume River.
With an area of 500ha and a system of three circles of ramparts, namely from outside to inside: Kinh Thanh Hue (Hue Capital Citadel), Hoang Thanh (Royal Citadel) and Tu Cam Thanh (Forbidden Citadel).

Emperor Khai Dinh came to the throne in 1916 and he chose the slope of Chau Chu mountain (also called Chau E), 10 km from Hue, as the location to build his tomb. The construction of the tomb was started on September 4th 1920 and lasted for 11 years.

Thien Mu Pagoda is situated on Ha Khe Hill, on the left bank of the Perfume River, in Huong Long Village, 5km from center of Hue City.
It was built in 1601, and then Lord Nguyen Phuc Tan had it renovated in 1665. In 1710, Lord Nguyen Phuc Chu had a great bell cast (2.5m high; 3,285kg) and in 1715, he had a stele (2.58m high) erected on the back of a marble tortoise.

See also
Hai Van Pass(09-07-2008)
Bach Ma Mountain(09-07-2008)
Lac Tinh garden(09-07-2008)
Ha noi
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Ho Chi Minh
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