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A close-up look at Kong’s homeland in Vietnam

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 16:00 GMT+7

‘Kong: Skull Island’, a reboot of the King Kong franchise, hit theatres worldwide on March 10 with the major part of its being shot last year in the Vietnamese provinces of Quang Binh, Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh.

One week following the film’s global release, travel firms have reported rises in tourist arrivals to the three provinces.

Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh appeared at the beginning scene in which the helicopter squadron goes through a storm and heads to the mystery island.

Video by Le The Thang

Van Long Swamp in the northern province of Ninh Binh was where the crew shot the fighting scenes of Kong and underground monsters.

Video by Le The Thang

Tu Lan Cave in the central province of Quang Binh was the place where the expedition first met with Kong.

Video by Thuan Thang

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