Gallery – Bhutan

These are our favourite pictures from Bhutan.

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Mani Wall
Mani Wall
Mani Wall
Mani Wall
Buddha View
Buddha View
Meeting of the Paro Chhu and Wong Chhu (Rivers)
Meeting of the Paro Chhu and Wong Chhu (Rivers)

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Thimphu
Thimphu

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Punakha Dzong (Fortress)
Punakha Dzong (Fortress)
Punakha Dzong (Fortress)
Punakha Dzong (Fortress)

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Common Hoopoe near Chimi Lakhang
Common Hoopoe near Chimi Lakhang
Toasting rice over a fire near Chimi Lakhang
Toasting rice over a fire near Chimi Lakhang
Near Chimi Lakhang
Near Chimi Lakhang

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Men in traditional attire
Men in traditional attire

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Ringing a gong to summon monks for evening chant
Ringing a gong to summon monks for evening chant

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Inside Trongsa Dzong
Inside Trongsa Dzong
Monastery at Kurji Lhakhang (Temple)
Monastery at Kurji Lhakhang (Temple)

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Drugyal Dzong (Fortress)
Drugyal Dzong (Fortress)
Traditional Bhutanese architecture, including phallus symbol on the wall.
Traditional Bhutanese architecture, including phallus symbol on the wall.
Two Bhutanese women going on a pilgrimage
Two Bhutanese women going on a pilgrimage
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Paro valley
Paro valley
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Village kids along the Paro Valley
Village kids along the Paro Valley
Mossy forest
Mossy forest
Horse carrying loads on the trek
Horse carrying loads on the trek
Buddhist Chorten at fork of Paa and Paro Chhus(Rivers)
Buddhist Chorten at fork of Paa and Paro Chhus(Rivers)
Camp 2, ThangThankgkha
Camp 2, ThangThankgkha
Pine forest
Pine forest
Mani Wall on the trail
Mani Wall on the trail
Yak herder
Yak herder
Yaks grazing
Yaks grazing
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Traditional Bhutanese architecture
Chorten on the trail
Chorten on the trail
Jumolhari Base Camp (Jangothang)
Jumolhari Base Camp (Jangothang)
View from acclimatization trek
View from acclimatization trek
View from Jumolhari Base Camp
View from Jumolhari Base Camp
Jumolhari with Castle Ruins and Buddhist Chortens
Jumolhari with Castle Ruins and Buddhist Chortens
Jumolhari and Castle Ruins
Jumolhari and Castle Ruins
View from Acclimatization trek
View from Acclimatization trek
Blue Sheep
Blue Sheep
Acclimatization trek
Acclimatization trek
View of camp on acclimatization trek
View of camp on acclimatization trek
Breakfast at Base Camp (Jangothang)
Breakfast at Base Camp (Jangothang)
Last homestead on the Paa Valley
Last homestead on the Paa Valley
Mt Jichu Drakey
Mt Jichu Drakey
View from acclimatization trek
View from acclimatization trek
View from acclimatization trek
View from acclimatization trek
View from Nyili La (Pass)
View from Nyili La (Pass)
Horses carrying loads up the Nyili La (Pass)
Horses carrying loads up the Nyili La (Pass)

Horses carrying loads up the Nyili La (Pass)

View from acclimatization trek
View from acclimatization trek
Mt Jumolhari and its moraine lakes
Mt Jumolhari and its moraine lakes
On the Paro Dzong grounds
On the Paro Dzong grounds
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Inside Paro Dzong
Paro Dzong Watchtower
Paro Dzong Watchtower
Paro Dzong on the Paro Chhu
Paro Dzong on the Paro Chhu
Buddhist Prayer Wheels, Kichu Lakhang
Buddhist Prayer Wheels, Kichu Lakhang
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Dancers at Paro Tshechu Festival
Dancers at Paro Tshechu Festival
Dancers at Paro Tshechu Festival
Dancers at Paro Tshechu Festival
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Para Dzong Watchtower
Para Dzong Watchtower
Paro Dzong Watchtower
Paro Dzong Watchtower
Paro Dzong and the Watchtower at night
Paro Dzong and the Watchtower at night
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Downtown Paro
Downtown Paro
Kichu Lakhang, oldest temple in Paro
Kichu Lakhang, oldest temple in Paro
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex
Meditation Temple above Tiger's Nest
Meditation Temple above Tiger’s Nest
Meditation Temple above Tiger's Nest
Meditation Temple above Tiger’s Nest
Admiring Tiger's Nest
Admiring Tiger’s Nest
Shrine on the trek to Tiger's Nest
Shrine on the trek to Tiger’s Nest
Beautiful Bird in Bhutan
Beautiful Bird in Bhutan
Buddhist Water Wheel on Tiger's Nest Trek
Buddhist Water Wheel on Tiger’s Nest Trek
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex
Beautiful Bird in Bhutan
Beautiful Bird in Bhutan
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Paro Dzong (Fortress)
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex
Paro Chhu Valley
Paro Chhu Valley
Plane landing in Para Airport
Plane landing in Para Airport
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex
Tiger's Nest Temple Complex
Tiger’s Nest Temple Complex