Cihou Fort

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  • Address: 805, Taiwan, Kaohsiung City, Qijin District, 旗後山
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +886-72225136
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Fort
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The magnificent fort has been in the scene for decades, earning a staple reputation among the tourists. Built in the 19th century, the cihou fort was used to safeguard the northern entrance to the Kaohsiung harbour. The entrance was later destroyed in a battle with Japan in 1895. This place holds a lot of intrigue for the historians, especially those who are interested in the past wars the city witnessed. There are four Chinese characters inscribed on the gate, out of which two are spelled as Sky and South. The restoration of it began in the late nineteenth century. Learn about the many stories relayed about this place on a detailed tour with family. Children especially find a lot of interests in knowing about historical marches took place here. From the summit of the fort, you can witness the entire surrounding, making it a perfect scenario for picture clicking and nature viewing.

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  • Cihou Fort Address: 805, Taiwan, Kaohsiung City, Qijin District, 旗後山
  • Cihou Fort Contact Number: +886-72225136
  • Cihou Fort Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Cihou Fort(preferred time): 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cihou Fort: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 4.05% of people who visit Kaohsiung include Cihou Fort in their plan

  • 40% of people start their Cihou Fort visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Cihou Fort

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

80% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cihou Fort

People normally club together Gushan Ferry Pier and Cijin Ferry while planning their visit to Cihou Fort.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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