Punakha

Punakha Dzong

The Punakha Dzong also known as “Pungthang Dewai Chenpai Phodrang” meaning “the palace of Great Happiness” was completed in 1638, after a year of construction by a Great Buddhist Master, Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel. The 180 meters long and 72 meters wide, the historic fortress is situated between the Pho-chhu (Male River) and Mo-chhu (Female River), whereby […]

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Chimi Lhakhang

Chimi Lhakhang, the temple of fertility was built in 1499 by Lama (saint) Ngawang Chogyel dedicating to the maverick Saint Lam Drukpa Kuenley, commonly known as “The Divine Mad Man”. The temple is located about 30 minutes hike from the main motor road, walking between the valley of Mesina Village engulfed with paddy field and houses […]

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Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten

This Chorten is a perfect example of Bhutan’s finest architectural and artistic design and the only one of it’s type in the world. It is surrounded with miniature chorten and built on the hill of a tiny village in Punakha. The visit shall provide you with a spectacular view of Punakha valley and it’s 45 Minutes hike […]

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