The South Asian country Bhutan is also called as the land of Thunder Dragon. This country is a divine fusion of manmade cultural treasures and natural beauty. Its ancient fortress and monasteries are not less than a massive feast for the eye of the visitors. A trip towards Bhutan will provide a chance to the tourists to experience the rich culture and tradition of this country at its fullest. This famous Buddhism kingdom is situated in the eastern part of Himalayas which has huge number of historical attractions which will take you towards the ancient era. Some most visited part of this country are discussed below.
Thimphu: It is the declared capital of this country which is also the largest city of this country. This place is highly recognized for its huge modern urban centers which includes nightclubs, restaurants, shopping centers and internet cafes. After having such modern elements this place still retains its cultural identity. The most visited national memorial chorten which was built by mother of third king. Jigme Dorji Wangchuck is another most visited spot of Thimpu where you can collect the most religious landmarks here. Its golden spire, large cloth paintings, bells are normally called as thangkas. Here the statue of worshipped deities is quite worth seeing. Another major attraction of this city is giant Buddha Dordenma statue which is situated in the Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park. This statue is 51.5 meter in height and made from gold and bronze. The throne of this state one which a grand meditation hall is present. With the help of the Bhutan Buddhist tour package you can witness Thimphu Tsechu, which is one of the biggest festival celebrated in the country.
Dochu La: It is one of the famous mountain pass which is situated in the midway of Thimpu and Punakha. This place offers 360 degree amazing panoramic view of Himalayan mountain range. It is one of the most visited attraction in Bhutan. Here you can capture some of the wonderful collection of photographs. If you visit this place during winter, then you can witness the clear and snowcapped mountains. A momentous temple is located in this region which was built by Druk Wangyal Lhakhang in the honor of the fourth king Jigme Singye Wangchuck. The structure of this temple are highly symbolic and its always defines the figure of great warriors. For the locale it is the most common picnic spot where they can spend some good time and can capture some delightful scenery. This place comes under every kind of Bhutan tour package.
Punakha Dzong: This place was the former capital of this country. The major visiting attraction of this place are Punakha Dzong. This place is also highly visited by Buddhist followers to explore some of its famous Buddhist monasteries.
Taktsang Palphug Monastery: This famous monastery is considered as the cultural icon of this country which is clinging to a cliff above the amazing Paro Valley. This place is owing the religious significance and picturesque location so every day huge number of pilgrim’s flock down towards this place. This place is also called as Tigers Nest Monastery by Guru Rinpoche who introduced the Buddhism religion here to this local.