Dien Bien Phu Ha Noi Hotel is Situated at
the Center of Dien Bien Phu Town. It is
very commodious, fresh and convenient for
travel. Muong Thanh Hotel is very comfortable
with reasonable price for all visitors.
Bien Phu is surrounded by mountains and
lies in the Muong Thanh valley, a 20-km
long and 6-km wide heart-shaped basin. The
Nam Rom River runs across the valley, which
is why the Dien Bien Phu valley is so fertile.
After 1953, French expeditionary corps occupied
Dien Bien Phu and set up a group of fortresses
equipped with many state-of-the-art weapons.
Dien Bien Phu victory created a great echo
in the world. The heroic struggle of the
Vietnamese people's army against the French
expeditionary corps lasted for 56 days in
1954. General de Castries and his entire
command were taken alive and 16,000 enemy
troops were put out of action.
relics of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu include
Doc Lap Hill, the airport, and the command
tunnel of General de Castries