is a small but one of the most beautiful countries around the world. It is located
in southern region of Asian continent and surrounded by India,
provinces. Buddhism is the major religion of the country and also considered as
one of the few reaming centers of Buddhist religion and culture. Besides its
religious importance the nation is also blessed by the wonderful hill peaks, rare
collection of flora and fauna and several heritage sites as well. As with
development in tourism facilities and infrastructure numbers of visitors in the
country is continuously increasing. With all these wonderful tourist
attractions and serene environment, the kingdom
of Bhutan is emerging as a complete
family holiday destination and attracts vacationers from all over the world.
There are many attractive places
to see in Bhutan.
Beautiful valleys, black and shiny hill peaks rivers and lakes are the prime
element of appealing natural beauty of countryside. From its numerous wonderful
tourist places, Thimphu is the capital city and most
alluring tourist spot. The city is host
of several beautiful sights, Buddhist monasteries and also center of popular
handicraft culture of Bhutan.
Besides all these wonderful attractions you can also enjoy adventures trekking
in gorge of Thimphu. The valley offers several exciting
trails to explore. Trekking is also one of the best ways to travel around the
scenic natural beauty, several popular tourist attractions including old
monasteries and some rare species of flora and fauna in and surroundings of the
Tashichho Dzong is a popular tourist
attraction of Thimphu valley. It is the main secretariat
building of Bhutan
located at the center of Thimphu city. All the
government offices, homes of all ministers, National Assembly Hall and office
of King are sited in this large building.
Simtokha Dzong is oldest Dzong of
the valley. It was built by the first king of Bhutan
named Shabdrung Nawang Namgyel in the year 1627. It is located about 8 km away
from the main city and regarded as the gateway of Thimphu
Valley. The place is also known as
the centre for spiritual studies and Buddhist culture.
Memorial Chorten is the memorial
of Third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk of Kingdom
of Bhutan. It was made in 1974 in
his memory after their death in year of 1972. This chorten preserves some very
old and important spiritual paintings, images and carving related to the
Buddhist religion and culture.
Beside these interning sights,
there are lots of other wonderful places to visit in Bhutan sightseeing
including Mini Zoo, Radio Tower,
National Library, Wood Craft and Painting
School and many more. To enjoy the
best of the country plan a vacation with any reputed Bhutan tour operator and embark on the journey of this
beautiful rich cultural land.
You can tell us the number of
days you want to tour Bhutan
and accordingly we will get back to you with the best suitable Tour itinerary
for you. Also,you can tell us your tour preferences like any activities eg.
walks,treks or hikes you would want during the tour,or preferences regarding
your place of choice in Bhutan.