Royal Palace, Mandalay


Posted on February 15th, by Juan in Monuments & Sights. 1 Comment

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View from outside Mandalay Palace. This is the gate on the East wall, which together with the other three 2 km long walls, forms a square around the Palace.

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The Watch Tower. From here you get a complete view of the Palace grounds.

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Amazing view of the Royal Palace from the Watch Tower.

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Hluttaw or the Supreme Court, the building at the centre of the Palace, and the grand peaked-roof of the Great Audience Hall in the background.

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The Great Audience Hall of the Royal Palace.

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Another ornate teak building stained red, in the style characteristic to Mandalay’s Royal Palace.

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Inside the stunning Glass Palace.

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Figures of King Mindon and Chef Queen Satkyardavi at the entrance to the Great Audience Hall.

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One thought on “Royal Palace, Mandalay

  1. Juan, Carin,
    What a beautiful blog (photoblog)!!!
    Fantastic photos! Watching them is as if I were there.
    It is such a different culture, landscape…
    I know you are having a good time there.
    Enjoy yourselves!!
    Waiting for new photos.
    Un fuerte abrazo.

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