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A land of culture, tradition and beauty, Bhutan is one of those tourist destinations in the world that wins every traveller’s heart. No matter where one chooses to travel in Bhutan, travellers surely fall in love with the stunning landscape, spiritual vibe and ancient vibrancy. Even though the entire country is dotted with a plethora of beautiful places to visit but the top attractions boasting Bhutan tourism are located in the western and central region of Bhutan, largely in and around Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and Bumthang.

When on a Bhutan Tour, tourists will come close to some of the splendid dzongs and monasteries. The must-see tourist places includes Paro and Zuri in Paro, Tashichhoe and Simtokha in Thimphu, and Punakha Dzong in Punakha, which is the second oldest and largest dzong in Bhutan. Moving to the popular Buddhist Monasteries, temples, palace and a museum in Bhutan, the important ones include Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest Monastery), Khangkhu Lhakhang, Bondey Lhakhang, Tago Lhakhang, Druk Choeding, Ugyen Pelri Palace, National Museum in Paro, Tango, Dechen Phodrang, Cheri, and Changangkha Lhakhang in Thimphu. The other not-to-miss tourist attractions in Thimphu includes Buddha Dordenma, Memorial Chorten, Dechencholing Palace, Clock Tower Square, National Textile Museum and Motithang Takin Preserve. The temples and monastery of Bumathang include Kurjey Lhakhang, Kichu Lhakhang, Jambey Lhakhang and Lhodrak Kharchu Monastery. The Punakha Dzong and Trongsa Dzong are yet another top tourist attractions in Bhutan which are unarguably the most beautiful dzongs in the country. Also, the wildlife enthusiasts can visit Jigme Dorji National Park, the second largest national park that occupies almost the entire Gasa District and the northern areas of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and Wandue Phodrang.

A vacation to wild and rugged eastern Bhutan will let one witness the fascinating towns and villages. The must-visit tourist attractions of this region of Bhutan includes Gom Kora, Chorten Kora in Trashiyangtse, Guru Rinpoche Statue in Mongar to Lhuentse, Yakgang Lhakhang in Mongar, and Trashigang Dzong in Trashigang.

A trip to Bhutan will let the tourists learn about how the traditional Buddhist culture meets the splendid fortresses like the monasteries, dzongs, temples, palaces and more. In simple words, Bhutan is a magical and mystical place that must be visited at least once in a lifetime.

These are the Top 5 Most Visited Tourist Attractions in Bhutan

S.No Attraction Name City Name
1 The Tiger’s Nest Temple Paro
2 Tashichho Dzong Thimphu
3 Punakha Dzong Punakha
4 Dochula Pass Thimphu
5 Chele La Pass Haa

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National Memorial Chorten

One of the most iconic monuments in Bhutan, National Memorial Chorten is a unique white structure crowned with a golden spire. Built in the memory of Third Druk Gyalpo and dedicated to World Peace, Na ...


Buddha Dordenma Statue

Nestled atop Kuenselphodrang Nature Park, Buddha Dordenma is a giant golden statue of Buddha which is considered to be one of the largest statues of Buddha in the world. Being one of the popular touri ...


Folk Heritage Museum

Set inside a three-storey 19th-century traditional farmhouse, Folk Heritage Museum is a popular point of interest in Thimphu. Being one of the oldest historical places in Bhutan, Folk Heritage Museum  ...


Tenkhor Yuetshe

Tenkhor Yuetshe is ideal for those who wish to soak up the quaint surroundings of the Phobjikha Valley in a relaxed manner.  ...


Kumbu Lhakhang

Situated in the Kumbu village, 2 kms northeast from the Gangtey Monastery, is the majestic Kumbu Lhakhang. The Lhakhang was established under Zhabdrung Tsenden Dawa in the 17th century.  ...


Kilkorthang Trail

An ideal hike for beginners, the Kilkorthang Trail is a leisurely hike along the Phobjikha Valley. The duration of the hike varies according to the pace of the participants, but it should take travele ...


Gangtey Nature Trail

The Gangtey Nature Trail allows travelers to immerse themselves in the alluring beauty of the Phobjikha Valley. The two-hour trek devoid of steep turns is ideal for beginners.  ...


Damchen Lhakhang

Located in the western Phobjikha Valley (Gangtey), Damchen Lhakhang is among the oldest Lhakhangs (temples) in Bhutan. The ancient monastery was founded by Terton Trulku Paljor Gyeltshen (son of Kunkh ...


Black-Necked Crane Information Centre

Several travelers make their way to the Phobjikha Valley (Gangtey) to spot an indigenous Himalayan species, the black-necked cranes, during winters.  ...


Pemachoeling Heritage Forest

Inaugurated in the year 2017, Pemachoeling Heritage Forest was opened with the aim to rehabilitate degraded forest ecosystems and protect the natural forests.  ...