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Only for history buffs!

I wasn't expecting much and wasn't disappointed. The tomb is in a small nondescript building so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saurabh S
our King emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar was exiled by the British

It was my life long desire to visit this place. my hotel executive, a srilankan, helped n... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
New Delhi, India
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The final resting place of the exiled 18th-century Indian king.
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8 Zi Wa Ka Rd., Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't expecting much and wasn't disappointed. The tomb is in a small nondescript building so different from tombs of some of Zafar's more illustrious ancestors. There are some old pictures that can give you a glance at the faded life of a Mughal Emperor....More

Thank Saurabh S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It was my life long desire to visit this place. my hotel executive, a srilankan, helped n arranged my visit on the first day. tomb/shrine is located in a posh secluded area, it was peaceful place n the history came alive for me. Mynmar is...More

Thank guptaashok03
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This is the cemetery of the last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar. Most visitors and locals don't actually know how much history this place bears. The British exiled the Last Mughal Emperor from India to then Rangoon, Burma. The same goons also exiled the last...More

Thank MHtx2016
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This place is one of several links of Yangon with India, apart from Indian food and people. It is located close to Shwedagon Pagoda, and in it lies the tomb of the last emperor of Mughal India. There are people seated inside and chatting with...More

Thank Alvin S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Indian King was exiled to Yangon and he lived here and died secretly though he was great king in India. This kind was talented in writing poem, and very religious at his last days. One can learn his philosophy about life and understanding of the...More

Thank Green Season T
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a small shrine, being refurbished (or indeed built) to the last King of Delhi (not the last Emperor of India, as the inscription says - this was of course King George VI). He was a sufi poet and mystic (and a vbery good...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing important to see or experience here. This mugal king was moved from India to Burma, once the British took over India. Knowing the history of British era in India and Burma helps; particularly about the King of Burma being kept as a prisoner in...More

1  Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is the tomb of Bahadur Shah Zafar the last mughal emperor of India who was exiled here. There is absolutely nothing special in this place though it does have historical significance. Our guide took us there as we are Indian and we barely stayed...More

Thank BharathiMani
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A tragic site where the remains of the last Moghul Emperor, lies away from his home land India.Moved to tears recalling the torture and suffering he went through during his days of exile here.The tomb is well maintained and many people from India come to...More

1  Thank saunak2014
Reviewed 24 December 2016

A work colleague from Bangladesh told me about this place - this was my second trip to Yangon and I'd not been aware of this interesting piece of Anglo-Indian colonial history. I got the sense that they don't get a lot of Western tourists and...More

1  Thank christina s
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