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Reviewed 1 week ago

The moat and walls are impressive but the buildings inside are average if you are short on time I wouldn't bother

Thank CraigTatts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A modern replica of the old palace. Nothing inside the buildings, very little information/signs about what you are seeing, dirty and poorly maintained. You are required to take off your shoes to go inside some of the central buildings and there is bat poo all...More

Thank girlsonthego55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the last kings palace right in the center of Mandalay you can only go through one entrance though it is in the center of the city this place is several kilometers around the boundaries there are many buildings to see mostly just empty...More

Thank ianw349
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing really impressive. The palace ground was nice to walk around. It's not extremely huge. Many of the rooms were empty except for the halls. So nothing much to see. Outside the palace but within the palace walls still is where the military is housed.

Thank Stephy2007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was expecting a bit more from my visit as it all looked a little much the same and there was not a lot inside the buildings. It is a replica of what was destroyed by bombing in WWII which to me is not the...More

1  Thank Dorsetbruce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was expecting the palace to be as interesting as it's western equivalents. Instead, it's a matter of once you one red wood building, you've seen them all. There was barely anything inside any of the buildings to differentiate the "dining hall" from the "royal...More

Thank Remi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although the entrance ticket for foreigner is pricey, but you can explore this huge traditional palace for some hours. It is beautiful at its tradition design and art deco. Many spot to take a picture :)

Thank Junius H
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

a lot of interesting history in here.. I like the "ancient note book"( memo wrote on the tomb for King's daily Orders and activities)..recommend to get a good local tourguide if you going there..

Thank UStraveller2018
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Went there on the last stretch of a field trip. We were quite tired and it’s a big place. The place is well restored/maintained but would benefit from more explanations. Maybe an Audio-guide...

Thank Ludo-Owen
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Knowing that this is replica takes away some of the interest. The grounds and buildings are only fitted with a few signs so you also don't really know the significance of what you are looking at. The museum located within is so-so. If you have...More

1  Thank Emelie S
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