Monastery in Bhutan

Bhutan Monastery

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Paro Heritage, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Beautiful Valley- Home for many Temples and Monasteries

The beautiful valley of Paro summarizes within itself a rich culture, picturesque splendour and hundreds of myths and legends. It is home to many of Bhutan’s oldest temples and monasteries...

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Gangtey And Phobjikha Land, Nature, Pilgrim, Water

Famous for: Valley of Gangtey- A most Gorgeous Spot

The valley of Gangtey is one of the most gorgeous spots in Bhutan. The disclosure of finding such a wide, flat valley without any trees after the hard climb throughout dense forests is augmented...

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Kyichu Lhakhang Nature, Pilgrim, Water

Famous for: Kyichu Lhakhang- Famous Buddist Temple and Old Monastery

Kyichu Lhakhang is a Buddhist temple in Paro and is one of the oldest monasteries in the realm built in the 7th century by the Tibetan King Songsten Gampo. The story goes that a giant demon lay ...

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Taktshang Lhakhang Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Taktshang Lhakhang Monasteries- Tiger’s Nest

Taktshang Lhakhang is one of the most famed of Bhutan’s monasteries, hovering on the side of a cliff 900m above the Paro valley floor. It is said that Guru Rinpoche arrived here on the bac...

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Tango Goemba Heritage, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Monastery

This monastery was founded by Lama gyalwa Lhanangpa in the 12th century and the present edifice was constructed in the 15th century by the ‘Divine Madman’, Lama Drukpa Kunley. In 161...

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Gangtey Goempa Land, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Gangtey Monastery

Hovering on a small hill that rises from the vale floor, the Gangtey Monastery is the only Nyingmapa monastery on the western side of the Black Mountain’s and also the biggest Nyingmapa mo...

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Thimphu Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Thimphu- A Strong Architechture Techniques

Thimphu, located at an altitude of 2400m, is the centre of government, religion and commerce. The capital has an interesting blend of tradition and modernity, and includes some of the most advan...

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Bumthang Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Scenic Beauty- Padmasambhava Monasteries

This gorgeous gorge encapsulates a rich culture, Scenic beauty and hundreds of myths and legends. People often describe it as “Mine Switzerland”. The drive from Trongsa to Jakar may ...

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Phuentsholing Heritage, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Phuentsholing- Point of Entry, Architechtures

Phuentsholing is the point of entry for travellers arriving by bus from Kolkata and Siliguriand the town functions mostly as a place where Bhutanese and Indians do business. The a...