Dien Bien Phu Museum
This well-laid-out museum, contained in a space-agey modern structure, features an eclectic collection that commemorates the 1954...
Dien Bien Phu Cemetery
The immaculately maintained Dien Bien Phu Cemetery commemorates the Vietnamese dead, each gravestone bearing the gold star of the...
Bunker of Chief Artillery Commander Pirot
Though not much more than an overgrown crater, this is the bunker where Chief Artillery Commander Pirot committed suicide.
The Coffee Shop
One of a row of modern cafes on this street, we like the smiling staff and brick-and-wood decor here. It serves Vietnamese coffee and...
You're probably only in town for a night so meet the locals at the bia hoi gardens along Ɖ Hoang Van Thai. There's decent and cheap...
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A1 Hill information
There are tanks and a monument to Viet Minh casualties on this former French position, known to the French as Eliane and to the Vietnamese as A1 Hill. The elaborate trenches at the heart of the French defenses have also been recreated.