TripAdvisor Reviews Amankora Bumthang
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... with balcony and numerous doors leading to what would have once been Monks quarters and administrative offices. Lovely carved and painted features on the stairs, window frames and walls depicted flowers and intricate patterns, with fading and weather worn colors of pale yellows, mint green and beautiful blues. We spent a long time sitting silently soaking in the old atmosphere, although there was no audible sound the place seemed to ...
... Airline ski plane on the wall with Mt Cook (highest mountain in New Zealand 3,724 metres / 12,218 ft asl) in the background. Note that Chele La is HIGHER than ...
... an extremely rare experience in Bhutan as most of the valleys are tightly enclosed.
As usual Namgay was waiting for us in his typical pose (sleeping!). Actually truth be known that he had used his time while waiting with practicing his archery skills.
Thimphu to Punakha
I should call this "From 12 C to 30 C in an hour".
The local children going to school in their beautifully presented uniforms as we drove out of a windy Thimphu to reach Dochu-la pass.
At 3,050m, this beautiful pass with its 108 Bhutanese stupas was built by Her Majesty The Queen Mother Ashi Dorji ...
... that we were able to overtake both the trucks and fully loaded other vehicles.
Once crossing the pass, winding quickly down the switch back road still under reconstruction and finally into a warm fertile valley where the ...
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