Amazing tourist attraction places in Bhutan
Those who travel a lot love the scenic beauty of Bhutan. Being a first-time traveler, you might want to climb up to the top of the hills but this is not so easy. Some of you might think that Bhutan suitable only for the mountain climbers. But in reality, this country has a lot more to offer. Most importantly you won’t have to spend a huge amount of money to explore this country. Even if you go for a tour package from the local companies in Bhutan, you will be surprised to see the affordable price tag. By now it should be pretty clear this is one of the most affordable tourist spots in today’s world. Let’s discuss some of the amazing tourist spots which you must see in Bhutan.
Tiger’s Nest Monastery
Tiger’s Nest Monastery is situated right at the edge of a cliff. If you see this Monastery for the first time you will feel scared to see its position. It’s more like hanging right at the edge of the mountain. But to reach to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery you need to climb near about 900 meters. So, this place is mostly for young and energetic people. However, old people can also enjoy the scenic beauty of this place with the help of local guides. Once you reach the top, you will also see the snow lion cave running along the beautiful waterfall.
Punakha Dzong is the second largest Dzon in Bhutan. People often come to see this place due to its historical attachments. If you stay in Thimpu, make sure you wake up early in the morning since it’s a three hours’ drive from the capital of Bhutan. You will start enjoying the breathtaking beauty of the roads and river once you get close to Punkha. During the end of the year or holiday season, this place is overcrowded with the international tourist. So, if you want to enjoy some calm moment it’s better to visit this place during the offseason.
Zuri Dzong Hike
Zuri Dzong Hike is mostly famous for offering bird’s eye view to the tourist. It is believed that Buddha came to this place during the 8th century and meditated for a long period of time. This place is often considered as a sacred place and the local’s believes all the prayers are answered if asked properly. Most of the time, you will be able to spot many religious festivals. Being a new traveler, it’s better to take some local guide since they will give you a clear overview of the rituals and this sacred place.
Uma Paro Hotel
Uma Paro Hotel is mostly famous for its geographical position. This hotel is situated right near the Himalayan Mountain. Those who love to hike the mountain prefers this place since it saves a huge amount of time. When it comes to accommodation cost, this place is super affordable and you can expect to enjoy premium dinner at a very low cost. The locals are also very helpful and they will be more than happy to discuss their culture and history. If you wake up early in the morning, you will be able to see the top of the Himalayan Mountain from there. Most of the time the top is covered with white snow and the beam of sunlight make it looks like heaven. So, never miss this opportunity, if you ever travel to Bhutan.
Traveling to Bhutan is more like once in a lifetime event. If you intend to visit Bhutan make sure you have at least one week in hand. There are plenty of things in Bhutan which you must see and for that, you will need at least a month. But if you come to Bhutan for a week holiday, make sure you visit the mentioned places in this article.