In and Around

Walk to Nunnery

Walk to Nunnery

Walk to Nunnery - Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup Lhakhang Perched on a ridge amid pine trees and overlooking valleys of Punakha and…

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Traditional Dart Game

Traditional Dart Game

Khuru is a Traditional Dart Game commonly enjoyed by many in Bhutan.  The distance between the targets is about 30 meters and…

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River Rafting

River Rafting

The Pho Chhu river and Mo Chhu river (Male and Female Rivers) of Punakha that originates from the Northern Himalayan Mountains…

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Rice  Threshing

Rice Threshing

Rice is a staple diet in Bhutan and is cultivated largely for Domestic Consumption. Punakha is known for its paddy fields and…

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Punakha Dzong

Punakha Dzong

The Punakha Dzong, often referred to as the ‘Palace of Happiness’, is the second oldest and second largest dzong in…

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Prayer Flag hoisting

Prayer Flag hoisting

Prayer flags are inscribed with auspicious symbols, invocations, prayers and mantras. Prayer flags come in different colors with various purposes such…

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Hike to Chimmi Lhakhang

Hike to Chimmi Lhakhang

Chimi Lhakhang is dedicated to Lama Drukpa Kunley (also known as the Divine Madman) and is popular among childless Bhutanese…

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Biking  to Sonagasa Village

Biking to Sonagasa Village

Located in idyllic countryside of Punakha about 7 KM from Khuru town, the place is well known for the birding and biking.…

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