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Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten, Punakha
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Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten sits high above Punakha Valley, affording panoramic views of the verdant hillsides below. The four-storey temple remains a worthy example of the country's traditional architecture and artistic techniques. You'll have to hike for roughly an hour from the parking at the base of the hill, so be sure to bring plenty of water and a picnic to enjoy in the temple's picturesque hilltop garden. Our Punakha vacation route planner makes visiting Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten and other Punakha attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Small and beautiful temple. Worth in, meet you and climb to the top from where you can see the Valley and rice plantations and other.
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  • A beautiful trek up the hill to this monastry was fun filled watching the farmers workin the fields , cows mooing, horses neighing n stream flowing all along. On the way up there is a stop at the huge...  more »
  • It's a beautiful hike up to this Chorten. Upon reaching the Chorten, the interior decor is magnificent. As we reached the top of the Chorten, the most beautiful sight awaited us. The picturesque view ...  more »