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Address: Mandalay, Myanmar
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Interesting place to go for the history lover

It's not well-maintained for the palace as it should be. However, it is a good place for you to go in Mandalay.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's not well-maintained for the palace as it should be. However, it is a good place for you to go in Mandalay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Smaller than you expect and still being renovated but the detail and intricacy of the carving make this well worth a visit

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expensive and slightly damaged. I was disappointed by this. It cost 10,000 khats and there wasn't a huge amount to see. The wooden carving which was taken from the palace was poorly restored unfortunately.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old palace of the king after that becoming the monastery. You will see the outstanding art of ancient wood craving.

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Cartago, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it! Everywhere you look you could find amazing details. Knowing the story behind it can help you understand better the uniqueness of this place. Nothing like it!

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Thank Di-xelmundo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great wooden building . For lovers of wood carving it is paradise. The golding is worn out on the outside but you can see the way it would have been in all gold in the inside. I loved both the natural look and the gold. There is a small Buddha image and altar in the main room. Just... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's entirely made out of teak wood . Exquisite carving all over with great detail . Excellent proportions make it a very nice oalace from the outside . Inside was guilded and a big throne . One wonders how well this must have looked back in his great days .

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Thank Andrei F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the beautiful wood craving art that left over in Myanmar. I would say I hardly find this kind of fine art left in this Country. This place is one of the top destination that u should visited and it's worth for ur visit when u r in Mandalay. Believe me~ this place is amazing and beautiful even mornings or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The art of wooden make me wonderful.This monastery should be color with golden.If so like that, this is looking graceful.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

King Mindon lived in this palace.When he passed away,his son king Thipaw donated to monastery.If you visit that place,you'll see myanmar wood curving and you'll miss myanmar real history.

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