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  The Tortoise Tower at Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi
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  • The Tortoise Tower at Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi - Hanoi
      The Tortoise Tower at Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi
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  • Hoan Kiem Lake: Tortoise Tower (Part 2) - Hanoi
  • Hoan Kiem Lake: Tortoise Tower (Part 2) - Hanoi
  • Hoan Kiem Lake: Tortoise Tower (Part 2) - Hanoi
 

The Tortoise Tower (Thap Rua) is a three-tiered tower located at the southern part of Hanoi's famous Hoan Kiem Lake (Lake of Restored Sword) on a small island, and it is dedicated to the mythical tortoise of the legend of Hoan Kiem Lake as mentioned in part 1 of this tip. Part 3 and 4 of this tip will touch on the famoys Rising Sun Bridge (The Huc) and Ngoc Son Temple (Den Nogc Son) located at this lake.

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  • Written Mar 2, 2007
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