Great Buddha Dordenma is a gigantic Shakyamuni Buddha statue in the mountains of Bhutan. It measures 51.5 m, making it one of the largest statues in the world. It is made of bronze and is gilded in gold.
Paro (home to Paro Airport , Bhutan's sole international airport) is a beautiful valley town with many sacred sites and historical buildings scattered throughout the area. It is an ideal mix of ancient history andbreath-taking natural beauty.
Punakha Dzong is the most important and most beautiful dzong in the country. It is definitely one the most impressive buildings anywhere in the world. All of Bhutan's kings have been crowned here. The dzong is still the winter residence of thedratshang(official monk body).
Tashichho DzongFortress is one of the popular and biggest landmarks in Thimphu. Also known as "fortress of the glorious religion", Tashichho Dzong is an impressive structure that houses the Bhutanese government.
Thimphu is the capital and the most modern city in Bhutan. However, it still retains its’ cultural identity and values amidst the signs of modernization. It is known for its Buddhist sites like the massive Tashichho Dzong and the Memorial Chorten
Paro Taktsang is one of the most sacred pilgrimage sites and the temple complex located in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley. Popularly known as Tiger’s Nest, it is the unofficial symbol of Bhutan. Hiking theTiger's Nestin Bhutan is an epic journey and one of the best things to do in Bhutan.
A well-deserved tourism hub in Central Bhutan, Wangdue Phodrang offers discerning tourists an array of natural and cultural delights.