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Address: Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim | Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
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the first time i saw istana negara, i look the gatekeeper of the state palace are very disciplined. Occasionally he accepts the invitation of tourists to take pictures. But he... read more

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Casablanca, Morocco
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456 reviews
273 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Upon arrival you are in a large parking area. They have the main building secured. Numerous police units on location. They have the changing of the guards at 12:00 daily.

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Geesthacht, Germany
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87 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It has its Palace, the guards, the structures and vast landscape. This is a must to see when visiting Kuala Lumpur.

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Thank Annes_Reviews
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26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All you will see is the main gate and the guards with their chrome plated weapons. Nothing to do here but take a picture like the one above. Costly to visit by taxi and very disappointing.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow such beauty .our driver told us all about the king being single at 50 yrs old and had the palace built five year ago ,

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Chennai, India
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

But due to rain we could not get down from vehicle and see this place, there should be some arrangement to access during rain too.

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Bali, Indonesia
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

the first time i saw istana negara, i look the gatekeeper of the state palace are very disciplined. Occasionally he accepts the invitation of tourists to take pictures. But he continues to perform his duty to secure the palace. nice place, good, beauty building.

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7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much really u can do here apart from take a picture from a far but worth going just for the memory

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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65 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing much to see because visitors can only stand at the gate so we can only take few pictures at the front and with the guards. If you come here by Hop on Hop off bus, be sure to be quick then you could return before the bus leaves, or else you will have to wait until the next bus... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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258 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is close to the KL city with nice view of the new palace. Unfortunate they do not have a tour available for the inside.

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Agra, India
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98 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This national palace was the part of our half day city tour! There was a huge rush! You can watch the palace only from the outside as the king lives here! You have have a picture with the guard! The gates are huge ! The palace looks splendid!

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