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Vietnam now boasts 15 world heritages
VietNamNet Bridge - Ha Long Bay, Vietnam.The recent recognition of Vietnam ’s Ho Dynasty Citadel by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage brought the number of world natural, cultural and documentary heritages possessed by Vietnam to 15.
Tuc Dup Hill
Location: Tuc Dup Hill located in Tri Ton District, belongs to Co To Mountain, An Giang Province.
Characteristics: Even though Tuc Dup Hill is only 300m high, it owns an obstacle and dangerous geography with rough cliffs forming caves getting though each other like a bee hive.
Location: Vinh Te Commune, 6km west of Chau Doc Town, An Giang Province.
Characteristics: The 230m high mountain with beautiful landscapes and many historic remains.
Oc-Eo Remains Site
Location: Oc-Eo Remains Site is located in the mountainous region of Sap - Ba The in Thoai Son District, An Giang Province; 30km from Long Xuyen.
Characteristics: It is a vast ancient vestige of the Phu Nam Kingdom, a powerful nation in the Southeast Asia about two thousand years ago. In the Middle Ages, the ancient citadel of Oc-Eo used to be a commercial center.
Quang Tri Citadel
Location: Quang Tri Citadel is situated in the central of Quang Tri Town.
Characteristic: Quang Tri Citadel was a military bastion and it was also an administrative head office of Nguyen Dynasty in Quang Tri Province (1809 -1945).
Vinh Moc Tunnels
Location: Vinh Moc Tunnels is situated in Vinh Linh Village, Vinh Thach Commune, Vinh Linh District, Quang Tri Province.
Characteristic: Vinh Moc Tunnels - a place well-known as an underground village constructed to avoid bombardments during the American War (1965-1966).
Quang Binh Gate
Location: Quang Binh Gate is situated in Dong Hoi City, Quang Binh Province.
Characteristic: Quang Binh Gate - an architectural construction with a basis of an artistic and historic value.
Statue of Dien Bien Phu Victory
Location: The statue of Dien Bien Phu Victory is situated atop Hill D1, Dien Bien Phu City.
Characteristics: It is inaugurated in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7th, 1954 - May 7th, 2004).
Museum of Dien Bien Phu Victory
Location: Museum of Dien Bien Phu Victory lies opposite the cemetery of Vietnamese martyrs in Hill A1, the center of Dien Bien Phu City.
Characteristics: The museum was built in 1984 in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu Victory.
The Command post of the Dien Bien Phu Campaign
Location: Located in Muong Phang Commune, Dien Bien District, about 35km, 10km as the crow flies, from the centre of Dien Bien Phu City.
Characteristics: Here visitors will find the hut where General Vo Nguyen Giap worked and other huts for information and military operation discussion.