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Travel to Bhutan: Places to Visit and Things to Do

Perhaps the last Shangri-La on planet? Bhutan, the kingdom of happiness, is a country that embraces global evolution along with idolizing the traditional Buddhist culture.
Thimphu
The pulsing beat of Bhutan.
Things to Do in Thimphu...
Visit the 169-foot, tallest statue in Bhutan - Buddha Dordenma.
See the oddball mammal, Takin, in Motithang Takin Preserve.
Halt at the National Memorial Chorten.
Take a pit stop at Dochula Pass enroute Punakha!
*A Special Mention
Punakha
The former capital of Bhutan.
Things to Do in Punakha...
Quiver on the famous Suspension Bridge in Punakha!
Admire the architecture of Punakha Dzong.

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And of course Whitewater Rafting!
A slow modernizing land.
Paro
Things to Do in Paro...
Don't miss out on one of the world's most difficult commercial airport - Paro International Airport!
Paro Taktsang
Tiger's Nest Monastery has become Bhutan's definition!
The Vanguard of the Warriors!
Trongsa
Things to Do in Trongsa...
See the Chendebji Chorten, inspired by the great Boudhanath Chorten in Nepal.
The most scenic and the largest dzong fortress in Bhutan.
Trongsa Dzong
Wangdue Phodrang
One of the largest dzongkhags in Bhutan.
Phobjikha Valley
A bowl-shaped glacial valley squeezed in the Black mountains, Phobjikha valley is a nirvana for nature lovers!
Gangteng Monastery
The Gangteng Monastery is dated back to 1613! On 12th of November every year, it hosts a Crane Festival for the arrival of black-necked cranes from the Tibetan plateau.

 Swarali Jambhale

Apr 7, 2021
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Md Efthakhar UI Alam, Pema Gyamtsho, Ameya Sawant, Nomad Bikers, Tanay Dedhia, Faris Mohammed, Kinshuk Bose, Prateek Katyal, Daniel Grandfield