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Cihou Fort

Qijin District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
+886 7 799 5678
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No big deal about the fort, but nice view from here

No big deal about the fort, but nice view from here Able to capture photos of the sea and Cijin... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bennyvectra
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Singapore, Singapore
Interesting Historic Fort!

The ruins of the Fort tells a story. You can see the various quarters for the men and how small and... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
LeeNClarke
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Sydney, Australia
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Qijin District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No big deal about the fort, but nice view from here Able to capture photos of the sea and Cijin island. Good to linger up here for a while to enjoy the scenery

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

The ruins of the Fort tells a story. You can see the various quarters for the men and how small and just functional they are. The different position of where the cannons were supposed to be etc. The Fort is rather large with several different...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

From this fort, you will be able to see the entire stretch of Cijin beach as well as the sea. It is definitely a great place for photo taking. We came here after the lighthouse and then we proceed down to the Cijin Star Tunnel...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2017

A bit of a climb from street level, but excellent view of the sea and Kaohsiung city and Cijin island from here.

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Nearly all in ruins but surrounded by massive city walls. We seemed to have walked forever in the heat and humidity. From the fort you look down to schools, universities, shops and housing. The fort was not busy the day we were there. Plus no...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

Cihou fort is built in 1875 by Qing dynasty. Standing on a 142 years old fort, overlooking the beautiful Kaohsiung landscape.

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Reviewed March 26, 2017

Hiding amongst several temples, food street and metro station, you need to find extra minute to search the location, which directory sign was not clear, and the battery base was either not well protected. You would find quite disappointing reaching there.

Thank Chun pang L
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Reviewed December 6, 2016

Just an empty building. Nothing much but its a nice place for photos. You can climb to the roof and look out to the sea. The view is quite breathtaking. On the other side you can see Qijing city. I would recommend that you rent...More

1  Thank B_from_Singapore
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

its an easy walk to go up the hill, if you have not been exercised for a long time, this would be challenged for you. Up to the hill top, you can have a bird view of the Kaohsiung city as well as the beautiful...More

Thank hankwang
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

The visit to this historic Qihou fort conjure up images of the surrender of Singapore (my country) by the defeated British colonial forces to the ruthless invading Imperialist Japanese Army during the Second World War. Prior to the outbreak of the war, the British forces...More

4  Thank soh_kien_peng
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