Trashichho Dzong

Trashichho Dzong

The name of this dozong mean ‘fortress of the glorious religion’. It was built in 1641 and rebuilt into present […]
Buddha Dordenma Statue

Buddha Dordenma Statue

This gigantic statue of Shakyamuni measures in at a height of 51.5 meters, making it one of the largest statues […]
Memorial Chhorten

Memorial Chhorten

It was built in 1974 in the memory of third king late Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, who is regarded as the […]
Folk Heritage Museum

Folk Heritage Museum

It was founded by Her Majesty, the Queen Mother, Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck in 2001. It provides not just glimpses […]
Changangkha Lhakhang

Changangkha Lhakhang

The date of the foundation of this monastery is not exactly known but the elder people speak like that: ‘The […]
Cheri Monastery

Cheri Monastery

Cheri is a monastery situate in the upper Thimphu valley. After a half an hour ride, there is an approximately […]
Tango Monastery

Tango Monastery

This existing monastery was built by the forth Desi of Bhutan, Gyelsey Tenzin Rabgye in 1689. However Lama Phajo Drukgomshigpo […]