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Impressive replica

A replica of the ancient palace, the site of the actual one being excavated over the road. You’ll... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark B
via mobile
Not worth the time and money

Please note that this place is not a temple but an old palace, thus entering this place need to pay... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Jacky84
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4 weeks ago
“Impressive replica ”
19 Apr 2018
“Not worth the time and money”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A replica of the ancient palace, the site of the actual one being excavated over the road. You’ll have to pay an entrance fee of $3 or so, because it’s not part of the archaeological sites. That said it’s a small amount and it’s an...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

You have to pay, and it feels totally fake. Dont loose your time and money - it’s Bagan, not Disneyworld.

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Please note that this place is not a temple but an old palace, thus entering this place need to pay 3,000 kyat per person. First of all this palace is small, apart from the main architecture I actually felt that there is really nothing much...More

Thank Jacky84
Reviewed 23 March 2018

It was good to go into a palace. although not old as most in Bagan, without taking shoes off and walking on stones and rubble. This replica palace is very peaceful and decorative and lovely to walk around. Only local people were there when we...More

Thank 918teresah
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The palace is situated in the heart of Old Bagan. Its size isn’t very big, but the gold everywhere is really impressive. All areas can be viewed and there are explanations in English. The garden in front of the palace is pretty well taken care...More

Thank Holger C
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, the Golden Palace is impressive. You will need to pay 5000 Kyat entry for this place, as this attraction isn't included in your 25000 Kyat entrance fee payment. For me personally, this place stuck out and wasn't as beautiful as the...More

Thank JBTraveIIer
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Bagan is full of pagodas so a break in this pallace is a good option. Pay a small entrance fee but then you can enjoy walking inside and relax. Better to visit after 4pm

Thank gerkouv
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I only walked in here as I was hot and this waste of space is the nadir of our Myanmar visit. Imagine a low cost Korean conference centre on the edge of town going bust then you may get a feel of the place. It...More

2  Thank lawrenceonhumber
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

During our stay in Myanmar this was by far the worst sight. This replica of the palace is impersonal and kitsch. In my opinion to be avoided.

2  Thank KohlLeeKlein
Reviewed 31 December 2016

While a replica of the original palace, it loses nothing in impressiveness. From this replica, one can still gain considerable understanding of not only what the palace looked like, but also how it functioned in the political structure of the time. Separate areas of the...More

Thank FyingKiwi
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