Top Historical Places in Paro

Historical Places in Paro - Witness the History of Paro

Paro is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Paro one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Paro is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Paro or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Paro. Explore the historical monuments of Paro with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Paro guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Paro page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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    List of Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Paro

    Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Paro.

  • Taktsang Monastery

    #1 of 4 Historical Things To Do in Paro
    Taktsang Monastery

    Tags: Religious Site, Mountain, View Point, Hiking Trail

    Address: Taktsang Trail, Paro, Bhutan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Legend has it that Guru Padmasambhava, popularly known in Bhutan as Guru Rinpoche flew to this special monastery on the back of a tigress in the 8th century when it was abound with evil spirits. He sp...Read more

  • Paro Dzong

    #2 of 4 Historical Things To Do in Paro
    Paro Dzong

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture , Monastery

    Address: Rinpung Dzong, Paro, Bhutan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The ParoDzong is commonly referred to as the RinpungDzong, and is a fortress-monastery commanding the view of theParo valley, as though pondering over its long, tumultuous history. Guru Padmasambhava ...Read more

  • Jangsarbu Lhakhang

    #3 of 4 Historical Things To Do in Paro
    Jangsarbu Lhakhang

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: Behind ParoDzong,Paro, Bhutan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This seemingly small and insignificant-looking temple is home to themajestic statue of Sakyamuni Buddha that was carried all the way from Lhasa, Tibet. The temple also houses the protector deity of Pa...Read more

  • Kichu Lakhang

    #4 of 4 Historical Things To Do in Paro
    Kichu Lakhang

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Historical Site, Statue

    Address: Paro, Bhutan

    Timings: 12:00 am - 01:00 pm Details

    There is an intriguing Bhutanese belief that the two orange trees in Kyichu Lhakhang’s courtyard bear fruit throughout the year. According to traditional mythology,the temple, along with JampeLh...Read more

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