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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been damaged many times, restored many times. Once the divine Palace of the last Burmese King Thibaw, it was demoted to military barracks + a whites-only social club by the British. They de-burmanised it too, by calling it Fort Dufferin. Now Myanmar has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kowie55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Myanmar, a lot of places to see but be prepared to pay the entry fees. It's worth it. In the early day, you can not get in to Mandalay Royal Palace. Now it is open for public. It shows from King MINDON to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty expensive (10k) for what you get. For us Europeans it is not a lot of money, but there are many better things to do in Myanmar for less. Not much information in English. Big board with info in Burmese in 100 words, same sign...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ChristiaanJB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The watch tower has a good scenic view but Mandalay Hill has a better view. There are a lot of buildings but I felt like they are all quite empty. Don't forget to bring your ID card(like passport)! You will be asked to 1)show the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank soyeonthetraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More or less in the center of town, you find a huge complex, surrounded by water and walls, with an enormous amount of buildings. Ver well conserved and good maintained.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martin05091949
Reviewed 10 November 2018 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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travelwithpam
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank joshipankaj2110
Reviewed 26 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Georg K
Reviewed 25 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JackSantiago7764MMR
Reviewed 23 October 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2017
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