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Mandalay, Myanmar
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Everything is interesting and impressive place, I was here with some mates and I don't wanna back from this palace. Awesome!

3  Thank 558stevenn
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Reviewed March 24, 2014

Make sure you arrive before 4.30 otherwise the military guards on the gates will not let you in. as you drive up to the palace watch the soldiers marching, running in pack and playing kick ball volleyball - but DONT take photos as you may...More

5  Thank SurreyGirl27
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our tour group stopped here while visiting Mandalay. A beautiful structure to see made out of carved teak wood. Definitely worth a visit here.

Thank travelwithpam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to chill out we can see the myanmar culture and history. Also good place for take photos selfie groufie

Thank joshipankaj2110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mandalay tourist attractions are temples and even the King's Palace. They call this place Mandalay Palace because Myanmar is not a kingdom anymore. The palace was destroyed during the WWll by Japanese air bombings and later rebuild. The palace is located in the centre of...More

1  Thank Georg K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite places in Mandalay. I have been here many times and I will go more and more. If you haven’t been to Mandalay Palace , you haven’t been to Mandalay at all. Come solo or with friends or with family or couples...More

Thank JackSantiago7764MMR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The buildings are mainly replicas of the originals. While some say, it's not necessary visiting since this is a remake. This place leads you to imagine the life of the last Burmese monarchs and your guide will probably tell you some interesting politics and tales...More

Thank Ladeedada
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Move along nothing to see here and definitely not worth spending a chunk of money on a badly kept modern remake.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

This replica of the original palace is a bit sad in some ways. Many areas are neglected and not clean. There is at least some English signage here. Not much to see in most areas- just large empty spaces. The view from the watch tower...More

Thank sallysU7560PA
Reviewed October 6, 2018

This is a place UNESCO could probably help restore. The place could be nicer if it is kept well and maintained. It's sad to let this historical place deteriorate because it tells the story of a beautiful people and culture. From Mandalay Hill, you can...More

Thank Jojo M
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Palace was built by the second last kind of Myanmar in the middle of 19th century. The whole quarter is huge and feels like am open park with some buildings scattered here and there. The size of the walls and moat are quite astomoshing. The...More

Thank K S
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing! The architecture in the buildings are stunning! The history here and the views from the top of the tower are a must see!

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