Tiger’s Nest Monastery  The Tiger’s Nest monastery, known locally as Paro Taktsang, has earned a reputation as one of the most remarkable tourist spots in central Asia. It has become the most iconic cultural landmark …

The Bhutan Textile Museum Over the past decade, the Bhutan Textile Museum in Thimphu has steadily established itself as one of the best adverts for Bhutanese culture. The museum finds the right balance between past …

Bhutanese Temples

Bhuddha Dordenma, Thimphu, Bhutan

Temples in Bhutan Bhutan has a deep affinity with its Buddhist past.  Ringed by the great Himalayan mountains and isolated for much of its history, Bhutan exists today as a gateway to ancient Buddhist societies. …

The Nalakhar Tshechu The Nalakhar Tshechu festival runs for three days in the Nalakhar village in Bumthang, the religious heartland of Bhutan. The celebration is part of the national Tshechu, one of Tibet’s biggest religious …