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Address: Amarapura, Myanmar
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The tower is part of the 4 places on Inwa where the horse carts will stop. My driver did not even stop, he just let me take a photo from the distance since all the drivers know... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
München, Deutschland
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München, Deutschland
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159 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The tower is part of the 4 places on Inwa where the horse carts will stop. My driver did not even stop, he just let me take a photo from the distance since all the drivers know that they have to get their tourists back to the boat by a certain time in order to make it before sunset at... More 

Thank Asian_Wanderer888
Hilo, Hawaii
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658 reviews
256 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Seems like the tower has sustained some damage so the stairs are currently closed as they make repairs.

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Yangon Region, Myanmar
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Mandalay’s famous watchtower in Tada-U township is set to reopen in November after the restorations are completed.Local newspaper The Myanmar Times reported that Nan Myint Tower from Inwa archeological zone has been closed for repairs since the first week of October.The 90-foot-high tower was the only remaining building left on the King Bagyidaw’s Palace built in the 18th century and,... More 

Thank April M
St. Gallen, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

On tripadvisor there are two listings for the same place. The 'Leaning Tower of Inwa' and the 'Nanmyin watch tower' are the same. Visiting this tower was part of our trip to Innwa/Ava. Interesting but not a must see. It was not allowed to climb on it.

Thank catztravelling
Birmingham, Alabama
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300 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This is part of the cart tour. As you can no longer climb it or go in, it's beginning to be overcome by weeds & vines. The history is interesting. Your cart driver will stop here.

Thank Leigh-Traveler2015
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 May 2016

it is just a old abundance watchtower nothing much to see really.save your time to other place. u can not go in or climb up there

Thank K2e7v1i0n
Horsham, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We only had a photo stop of this leaning tower of myanmar - but should be included when on a horse cart ride in the area.

1 Thank mag1calspider
Luton, United Kingdom
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325 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Nanmyin Tower accessed by horse and cart and part of the tour of Inwa. No access to the public presumably due to its delicate leaning situation. We only stopped briefly for a photograph with no time to get closer or walk around it.

Thank shark939
Mandalay, Myanmar
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52 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

After the earthquake of November 11 , 2015 , Government doesn't allow to climb up to the top of Watch Tower! It is only one surviving building left from Old Innwa Royal Palace. The 30 Meters High masonry Watch Tower ( Called it in Burmese as Nan Myint Watch Tower! ) is leaning toward west. It is constructed in 1822... More 

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55 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

It is almost all what is left from kings palace. Sad to see, that nobody renovates this tower. I would not be surprised if it falls down one day!

Thank Priit R

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