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Ancient fort at Hua Khao Daeng  
Ancient Fort-5  
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 Description:   Thailand's Ministry of Culture details the remains of fourteen forts on and around Khao Daeng Mountain.[38] Forts 4, 8 and 9 are well preserved and characterise the sultanate's military architecture: fort 4 can be reached by ascending a flight of steps that starts behind the archaeological information centre, fort 8 is accessible via a stairway near the Sultan Sulaiman Shah mosque, fort 9 sits atop a small motte near the main road leading from Singha Nakhon to Ko Yo Island. Forts 5 and 6 occupy the upper slopes of the mountain and offer panoramic views of Lake Songkhla and the Gulf of Thailand. The two pagodas on the summit of Khao Daeng were built on the base of fort 10 during the 1830s to commemorate the suppression of rebellions in Kedah.  
 Province   Songkhla  Direction:      
 District   Singhanakhon    
 City   Khao Daeng  Comments:   Fort number 3 on the map below  Official Web:    
 Genre   Historic      Related links:    
 Best exposure   Afternoon          
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 Opening time   N/A          
 Entry fee   Free     Coordinates:    7.224428 N  100.564630 E  
                     
                     
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