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Bumthang

Bumthang Dzongkhag is located in the Northern part of the country bordered by Lhuntse Dzongkhag in the East, Trongsa and Wangdue Phodrang Dzongkhag in the West, Zhemgang to the South and Tibet Autonomous Region of China in the North. It has an approximate area of 2708.45sq.kms with an elevation ranging from 2400m to 6000m above sea level.


  • Thrasephel Temple

    A small temple on a ridge located on the left side of the road leading to Chhokhortoe. It is about 1...

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  • Jampa Lhakhang
    Jambay Lhakhang

    The temple is already a centre for tourists and is less than10 minutes drive from the main town of C...

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  • Prakar Lhakhang and village
    Prakar Lhakhang

    It is a very scenic place located about ten minutes walk across a bridge from the main road just bef...

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  • Pedtseling Gompa

    Situated about 3 to 4 hours worth of uphill walk through forests of pine from Chamkhar town, the Gom...

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  • Thowa Drak
    Thowa Drak

    It is a two storied structure hanging on the face of a cliff closing the Tang valley to the north. I...

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  • Kuenzang Drak
    Kuenzang Drak

    This temple is located on the face of a cliff. Kunzangdra was founded by Terton Pema Lingpa, the gre...

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  • Kurje Lhakhang
    Kurjey 123

    It is a very important monument in the history of Bhutan. There are three temples in a row enclosed ...

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  • Jakar Dzong
    Bumthang

    Jakar Dzong or Jakar Yugyal Dzong - is the dzong of the Bumthang District in central Bhutan. I...

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  • Ura Lhakhang
    ura lhakhang

    Situated in the middle of Ura village, the temple is about the size of the National library at Kawaj...

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  • Tamshing Lhakhang
    Tamshing Lhakhang111

    Built by Terton (Treasure Revealer) Pema Lingpa, in 1505, the temple is located next to Koenchhogsum...

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  • Rimochen Lhakhang
    Rimochen Lhakhang

    It is a temple set against a cliff about 20 minutes walk from Mesethang, the Geog center of Tang. An...

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  • Tang Ugyen Chholing
    tang ugyencholing

    It has beautiful temples and a museum reflecting the medieval way of life in Tang. It is the ancestr...

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  • Nimalung Monastery
    Nimalung

    A one kilometer uphill walk from Prakar is Nimalung monastery. It has been recently restored with ab...

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  • Mebar Tsho
    Burning lake

    This deep blue and alluring lake is one of the most sacred sites in the region and relates to the f...

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  • Buli Lhakhang
    Buli Lhakhang

    Built by Dorje Lingpa, this temple is opposite to Domkhar on the other side of the valley. A rough r...

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  • Kharchu Monastery (Lhodrak)
    Kharchu Monastery

    This is a new monastery established by Lam Namkhai Nyingpo. The original monastery is in Lhodrak in ...

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  • Gongkhar Lhakhang

    It is a temple attributed to the Nun Gelongma Pemo and will take about half an hour of walking uphil...

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  • Pem Sambha
    Pem Sambha

    It is a temple opposite to Kurje temple. It takes about 15 minutes walk crossing a suspension bridge...

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  • Shingkhar Decheling Lhakhang
    Shingkhar

    This temple was founded by Kuenkhen Longchen Rabjam in the 14th century AD. Kuenkhen Longchen Rabja...

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  • Tharpaling Monastery
    Tharpaling Monastery

    This monastery was founded in the 14th century by Longchen Rabjampa as part of one of the 8 sacred p...

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  • Zhabjethang Temple
    Zhabjethang Temple

    It is a two storied structure with a beautiful statue of Guru Rimpoche inside. On the ground floor i...

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  • Koenchhogsum Lhangkhang

    The structure is built on the site where it is believed to have a large lake underneath, where terto...

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  • Chakhar Lhakhang
    Chakhar Lhakhang

    This temple's rich history dates back to the 8th century when Chakar Gyab (Sindhu Raja) is said to h...

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Highlights


My Gakidh Village

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Taktsang Monastery: Tiger's Nest

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Destinations

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Events Calendar

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Tour Packages

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