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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Well, it is a standard part of every tour, so you will end up here automatically. But the tower itself is not that spectacular. The street sellers everywhere get quite annoying after a while. So 5 minutes there is enough just for some pictures. It...More

Thank Lukas L
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Once , it was used to be called as " leaning Tower of Innwa " because of an earthquake in 1838 tilted it to one side . But right now the tower has been renovated and straightened out already . Nobody can't go to upstairs...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Best part about this was the horse and cart ride out here, which was a real experience and we loved it. The tower itself was interesting but we could only see it from the outside as it was under repair at the time. Still worth...More

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Once part of a larger building, this is one of 2 stone structures that survive from when this was the capital of the Kingdom of Burma. Some distance from Mandalay, the tower is surrounded by rice fields and banana plantations.

Thank Robert Q
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The tower is slanting hence we can use walk around and the ground to take picture and see the remaining of the watch tower.

Thank Jariyasethi
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Wouldn't miss it if I hadn't seen it, its a tower that tipped in an earthquake, you have to walk round to see the lean

Thank snowbabe8
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It is just a tower in the fields, you pass it, see it and that is it... The environment is nice for this whole trip, but this item is not special.

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We stopped by the tower during our trip in this vacinity. Unfortunately due to earthquake damage you cannot climb it which apparently had a good view of the area. For a fifteen minute stop it's ok. Most of the tourists come in horse drawn carriages...More

Thank ivyCharlotte4
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Advised by our excellent guide that actual tower can not be visited, but looks beautiful. Makes an excellent photograph.

Thank Fussy-George
Reviewed 28 February 2017

If this is part of our horse-cart tour to Ava, fine. Get out and have a look, maybe walk around the watchtower. Otherwise don't bother. It isn't all that interesting and the street vendors are extremely aggressive. Several girls were waiting for us when we...More

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