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Paro River, Paro

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#3 of 6 in Nature in Bhutan
Cutting through alpine meadows and deep gorges, Paro River draws tourists with its clean and clear glacial waters creating perfect opportunities for kayaking and rafting. Beginners will find a trip through the scenic canyon downstream of Paro town especially pleasing, while the more experienced kayakers can continue past the estuary and down the Wong Chhu River. Plan to see Paro River and other attractions that appeal to you using our Paro visit planner.
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  • The Paro River is always very good to see, we have migrated along the river and have crossed him several times on foot or by car. He is also very beautiful to look at with its tense prayer flags.
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  • We took the white water rafting trip. It was listed as a level 3 but was mild. The guide was excellent and the mix of rapids and peaceful floating was very enjoyable. The beauty along the river was en...  more »
  • One have to cross this meandering river several time at Paro. It has imparted a great beauty to the city. One of the best view I had was from a hilltop near Paro airport.The water was less during my v...  more »
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